you like your 4x4 vehicle but aren't sure how it will measure up to the
others in Bluegrass 4x4 Inc. No problem! Bluegrass 4x4 Inc.
members own a wide range of 4x4 vehicles. Our members drive
everything from stock "show-n-shine" vehicles to home made
4x4 buggies. The only real requirement is that you own or enjoy 4x4
vehicles! Currently Bluegrass 4x4 is dominated with
various models of Jeeps.
However, we do have members with other vehicles such as Broncos,
Trucks, and some custom built rigs.
Bluegrass 4x4 Inc. hosts events each year for
those that like to show off what they have. We also
organize trail rides for those more interested in how their
vehicle performs off-road rather than
looks. Either way, their is a place for you and your vehicle with us!
One of the activities that our club
really enjoys is
riding. We often find ourselves in spot that are very
however, typically there are bypasses for those difficult areas. Those
taking the challenging routes need to be prepared with their
vehicle. The following items are the bare minimum and highly
recommended features you should have before attempting any trail ride.
sense is the number one absolute requirement. If you are inexperienced
then listen and learn from others. Don't allow others to lure you into
doing something you are not comfortable with. Alcohol is NEVER
permitted on any trail. Just remember, "Stupid
Tire and a usable jack appropriate for vehicle modifications.
points on the front and rear. Stock bumpers to not count unless you
want them removed. It's preferable to have the points mounted near a
have friends in separate vehicles. This is not an issue on our events
because we never ride alone.
tool bag with some common automotive related tools.
4x4 Inc members use CB radios a lot for communication on the trail.
you gain experience and confidence in challenging your self and your
vehicle you will find the your minimum equipment list will grow. There
are several good sources of information to learn what you should pack.