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Hut Lake Gatekeeper & Upper Hut | JLU Rubicon Solo 4X4

To get to Hut Lake in Squamish, BC, you’ll need to go through a 4×4 trail that’s known for its “double black rating”. I’ve been here before with Noah and high-centered on our way out of Gatekeeper. To be honest, I didn’t even know about Hut Lake and its legacy back then. Now with more…

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Stuck in Six Feet Under | Norrish Creek Off-Road

A sunny Monday in May, our 2 Jeeps 2 Toyotas convoy headed into Norrish Creek in Mission, BC. This trail is fairly close to town and somewhat easy to get to. Since we had plenty of time for the relatively short trail, we slowed down our pace and chilled by the water before heading up…

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Fly Over Elaho Valley | Healing Journey [Video]

Elaho Valley, Squamish BC Australian Landcruiser 100 visit the Canadian Mountains for the first time! The day had finally come for me to take out the newly insured Altar with my new tire deflator into the woods. So much has happened since I last went offroading. As I am slowly healing from the breakup, my…

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Jones Lake Snow Wheeling (Wahleach Lake, Chilliwack)

Life back to Canada has been a hell of a roller coaster. So much happened in March and I’m in need of some snow therapy. Before the pandemic hits Vancouver, I gathered some old and new 4WD friends, headed to Jones Lake (Wahleach Lake) in Chilliwack, BC, Canada. I wanted to get outside, but I…

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No ‘Jeep’ Left Behind | Sloquet Hot Springs Newbie 4WD Run

I’m long overdue for an offroad trip in the BC mountains. Since I’ve returned long enough to clear from self-quarantine (was a bad idea to visit China) and Captain Nigel is in town for the weekend, we gathered a group of friends to visit some hot springs along West Harrison. Our day started early as…

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JLU Rubicon Defeated by Toyotas! 4WD Phone Track

4WD in a very steep track – Phone Track, in Tallarook, VIC. Our convoy includes Toyota FJ, Landcruiser 100, Prado 90, and a squeaky clean Jeep JLU Rubicon fresh off the dealership! Guess which one end up having the most hiccups? Skip to 2:00 for actions! Ok I’ll be fair. The JLU Rubicon was brand…