Difficulty Ratings

Easy
Somewhat maintained. Road rough but passable with stock 4wd. 4wd may be needed in spots.
Moderate
Minimal maintenance with difficult terrain. Requires 4wd to get clear through. Driving skills should be above novice level.
Difficult
These trails are never maintained except as required for passage. Vehicular damage a possibility for stock vehicles. Low gears and high clearance usually needed. Experienced driver essential.
Extreme
At least one solid locker, large tires, and experienced driver needed. Vehicular damage is likely.

2015 Calendar

Off-Road Trips and Events
Date/Departure Time   Trail / Event   Meeting Location Difficulty Leader
April 1, 6:30pm Club Meeting Stetson Hills Police Department Alex James
April 4, 9:00am Spring shakedown run @ RAM Offroad Park RAM Offroad Park
Easy Extreme
Sam Ayars
April 11, 10am CB clinic Sams place, 10430 Tercel Drive, Peyton Sam Ayars
April 12, 7am Chinaman Gulch (+Carnage Cyn Scout Trip) RedRocks Safeway
Difficult
Tim Provin
April 18, 7am Independence Trail / Liberty Starbucks , Southgate
Difficult
Alex James
May 2, 7am Carnage Canyon Redrocks Safeway
Extreme
Alex James
May 6, 6:30pm Club Meeting Stetson Hills Police Department Alex James
May 15-17 Grand Junction / Various Trails Walmart Supercenter , 8250 Razorback Rd
Extreme
Alex James
May 30, 6:00pm Rainbow Falls Night Run RedRocks Safeway
Easy
Paul B.
June 3, 6:30pm Club Meeting Stetson Hills Police Department Alex James
June 6, 8am Eagle Rock / Saran Wrap ScoutingTrip Starbucks , Southgate
Difficult
Matt Dodds
June 12, 8am Montrose / Various Trails Starbucks , Southgate
DifficultExtreme
Alex James
June 20, 8am Twin Cone Peak Redrocks Safeway
Easy
Mike Borum
June 28, 8am Eagle Rock Work Trip Halfway House
Moderate
Matt Dodds
July 1, 6:30pm Club Meeting Stetson Hills Police Department Alex James
July 6-9 Ouray contact Bob Novak Bob Novak
July 13-15 Canadian enthusiasts TBD
July 19 Reward Trip TBD Matt Dodds
July 23-26, 7:00am Holy Cross Starbucks , Southgate
Difficult
Mike Borum
August 2, 8:00am Wheeler Lake Redrocks Safeway
Moderate
Sue Fisher
August 5, 6:30pm Club Meeting Stetson Hills Police Department Alex James
August 8, 7:00am Red Cone Redrocks Safeway
Moderate
Sam Ayars
August 22-23, 7:30am Blanca Peak Starbucks , Southgate
Difficult
Bob Novak
August 30, 7:00am Spring Creek Walmart Supercenter , 8250 Razorback Rd
Difficult
Fred Haskell
Sept 2, 6:30pm Club Meeting Stetson Hills Police Department Alex James
Sept 3-6 Dakota Territory Challenge Walmart Supercenter , 8250 Razorback Rd
Moderate
Extreme
Alex James
Sept 12, 6:30pm Eagle Rock Night Run Starbucks , Southgate
Difficult
Bob Novak
Sept 19, 9:00am Bighorn Golf Tournament Starbucks , Southgate Paul B.
Sept 20, 11:am Bighorn Picnic Fox Run Park Mike Borum
Sept 27, 8:00am Fall Colors Run TBD
Easy
Dave Peaslee
Sept 29 - Oct 4 Moab Walmart Supercenter , 8250 Razorback Rd
Difficult
Extreme
Mike Borum
Oct 7, 6:30pm Club Meeting Stetson Hills Police Department Alex James
Oct 25, 8:00am Chinaman Gulch Redrocks Safeway
Difficult
Tim Provin
Nov 4, 6:30pm Club Meeting Stetson Hills Police Department Alex James
Nov 6-8 Farmington, NM Starbucks , Southgate
Difficult
Extreme
Mike Borum
Nov 14, 8:00am Independence/Liberty/Patriot Starbucks , Southgate
Difficult
Extreme
Alex James
Dec 2, 6:30pm Club Meeting Stetson Hills Police Department Alex James
Dec 5 Christmas 4 Kids Southside Johnnys CO4WDA
Dec 13, 5pm Bighorn Christmas Party Bambinos Cherie Provin


Additional Information
Required items for a run are: four-wheel drive vehicle in good repair, valid driver's license, registration and insurance, seat belts, fire extinguisher, full size spare tire, jack, lug wrench, tow hooks or clevis, first aid kit, water and basic tools. Requirements for membership are participation on 2 club runs and 1 meeting, and 3 club member's sponsorships.

The designated trip leader reserves the right to refuse participation of any guest or member on any club-sponsored trip. Rigs must meet minimum equipment requirements for the terrain and difficulty rating of the trail. Because of unforeseen events and or weather conditions, all scheduled trips are subject to change on short notice. Therefore, anyone who wants to participate in a scheduled trip should contact the trip leader via email prior to the meeting time/date.

*Note: We will be leaving the meeting area at the specified departure time. Please show up prior to that time.