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Jeep Jamboree - Calendar Of Events

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Jeep Jamboree - Calendar Of Events

March
3/23-2 - Texas - Superlift 4xAdventure Series held in Terlingua. For more information, contact: Bob Hazel, (828) 261-0221, www.sports-in-the-rough.com.

3/29-31 - Arizona - Second annual Lake Havasu 4x4 Desert Run, sponsored by the Arizona Sidewinders and Kiwanis. Exciting runs, a BBQ, door prizes, and a raffle. Have a four-wheeling blast in the desert, mountains, rivers, and washes of western Arizona. For more information, contact: Jack VanderBossche, Dept. 4WDSU, 1799 Kiowa Ave., Ste. 107-673, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-2821.

April
4/1-5 - Utah - Red Rock Wonders of Moab with Western Adventures and Frenchie LaChance. Enjoy the wonderful red rocks of the Four Corners without the crowds and noise. For more information, contact: Frenchie LaChance, (760) 789-1563.

4/6-8 - North Carolina - First Appalachian April Jeep Jamboree in Murphy. For more information, contact: (530) 333-4777.

4/7-8 - California - Open house at Goffs Schoolhouse. Come visit this haven of history tucked into the East Mojave Desert. Find a new love for the lore of yesterday and learn about the Mojave Desert Heritage and Cultural Association. For more information, contact: Friends of the Mojave Road, Goffs Schoolhouse, Dept. 4WDSU, 37198 Lanfair Rd., G-15, Essex, CA 92322-9799.

4/7-8 - California - Association of 4-Wheel Drive Clubs 4x4 hands-on safety clinic at Prairie City SVRA near Sacramento. Includes classroom instruction and hands-on training. Cost is $40 per student. For more information, contact: the California Association of 4 Wheel Drive Clubs, (916) 381-8300, (800) 4x4-FUNN (494-3866).

4/8 - Washington, D.C. - Wheels Across America 2001. Don't miss this opportunity for the automotive hobbyist and enthusiast to come together and show support for automotive rights. To be held near the Washington Monument. For more information, contact: COVA/CVAG, Inc., (800) CARS-166 (227-7166).

4/13-21 - Utah - Mitsubishi 4x4 Club's 4th annual Rally and Business Meeting. You will make the long, spectacular journey through the remote Maze District. Then make a stop in the San Rafael Swell on the way to Moab. For more information, contact: Lloyd, (505) 246-9430.

4/20-22 - New Jersey - Eighth Pine Barrens Jeep Jamboree in Absecon. For more information, contact: (530) 333-4777.

4/20-22 - Indiana - Superlift 4xAdventure Series held in Attica. For more information, contact: Bob Hazel, (828) 261-0221, www.sports-in-the-rough.com.

4/21 - California - 4x4 Drivers Education and Training with Harry Baker to be held at Hungry Valley SVRA in Gorman. The course consists of classroom study and hands-on training. For more information, contact: Harry, (818) 705-3930; the California Association of 4 Wheel Drive Clubs, (800) 4x4-FUNN (494-3866).

4/22 - California - The Early Bronco Registry invites all '66-'77 Bronco owners to exhibit their trucks at Fabulous Fords Forever at Knott's Berry Farm in Buena Park. Ford has selected the early Bronco as the featured vehicle of 2001. And they are now the second-largest model group at the show, second only to the Mustang. Early registration is mandatory to hold a space. For registration information, contact: (858) 530-2471.

4/25-29 - California - Bronco Daze, the 35th anniversary celebration of the Ford Early Bronco to be held in Apple Valley. This special event is hosted once every five years by the Early Bronco Registry. It is open to all '66-'77 Broncos. There will be desert and mountain runs, raffles, a BBQ, vendors, and much more. For more information, contact: Steve Sampson, (858) 530-2471.

4/27-29 - Louisiana - Eighth Cajun Jeep Jamboree in St. Francisville. For more information, contact: (530) 333-4777.

4/27-29 - Virginia - Second annual Presidents Jeep Jamboree in Harrisonburg. For more information, contact: (530) 333-4777.

4/27-30 - Arizona - Second annual Arizona Rendezvous in Prescott Valley. Hosted by the Sonora Desert Scouts, this event will include a show-'n'-shine, vehicle games, trail rides, and much more. For more information, contact: Jim Giordano, (602) 243-9852, (800) 217-9239.

4/28-5/5 - Utah - Fourth annual Classic Broncos in Moab, hosted by the Bronco Registry of Colorado. Six days of trails. Open to '66-'77 Broncos. For more information, contact: Len Marks: (303) 794-6001, www.vintagebronco.com/colobronco.

May
5/2-6 - Utah - Cruise Moab 2001, sponsored by the Rising Sun 4WD Club of Colorado. Features trailruns, a raffle, and dinner. For more information, contact: Rob Meredith, (303) 934-3892, David Spratlen, (303) 979-1616.

5/3-5 - New Mexico - Rock Crawling Championship Series held in Las Cruces. This event is sponsored by the American Rock Crawling Association (ARCA). For more information, contact: www.ranchrockcrawler.org.

5/4-6 - California - Fourteenth annual Santiago's Shred Fest, hosted by the High Desert Four Wheelers. Base camp is at Totem Pole Ranch in Littlerock (Northern Los Angeles County). Trail rides from mild to wild. Registration fee of $50, which includes a catered dinner, a raffle ticket, and a dash plaque. Additional dinners may be purchased in advance for $15. For more information, contact: Bonnie, Dept. 4WDSU, 5711 West Ave. M, Ste. 41, Quartz Hill, CA 93536, (661) 943-9744.

5/4-6 - Texas - Thirteenth Palo Duro Jeep Jamboree in Amarillo. For more information, contact: (530) 333-4777.

5/4-6 - Baja, Mexico - Enjoy this three-day experience with Frenchie and Western Adventures. Travel into the northern parts of Baja from sea level to the mountain forest. Departs from San Diego. For more information, contact: Frenchie, (760) 789-1563.

5/5-6 - California - Second annual El Mirage Volunteer days, sponsored by the Friends of El Mirage. For more information, contact: Rose Foster Villegas, www.elmirage.org, (800) 42-CORVA (422-2678), (800) 4x4-FUNN (494-3866).

5/5-6 - California - Four-wheel-drive safety clinic, hosted by the Esprit de Four 4WD club at Hollister Hills SVRA in Hollister. The course is tailored to introduce drivers with little or no experience to off-highway driving and safety. Students will get a better understanding for what they and their vehicles are capable of, while driving on various types of terrain. The hands-on clinic consists of classroom instruction, two guided trails, and several practice obstacles with one-on-one guidance. For more information, contact: Doug, greigdr@appliedbiosystems.com.

5/8-13 - Baja, Mexico - Explore Baja with Frenchie and Western Adventures by camping and lodges from the Pacific to the Gulf of Northern Baja. Departs from San Diego. For more information, contact: Frenchie, (760) 789-1563.

5/11-12 - California - Redwood Coast Jamboree four-wheel-drive tour from Fort Bragg to Eureka/Arcata. Open to all makes of 4WD vehicles. Guided trip of California's giant redwood wonderland and lost coast. Experienced guides, first class meals, lodge in motels or campgrounds. 50 vehicle limit. For more information, contact: Off-Road Adventures, Dept. 4WDSU, P.O. Box 130, Bayside, CA 95524, (707) 822-8508.

5/16-20 - Tennessee - Great Smoky Mountains Trail Ride. For more information, contact: Toyota Land Cruisers Association, Dept. 4WDSU, P.O. Box 940, Cedar City, UT 84721-0940.

5/18-21 - Baja, Mexico - Experience Baja with Ecological Four Wheeling and Harry Lewellyn. For more information, contact: (949) 645-7733.

5/18-20 - California - Ninth annual Big Bear Jeep Jamboree. For more information, contact: (530) 333-4777.

5/18-20 - Illinois - Ninth Land of Lincoln Jeep Jamboree in Pittsfield. For more information, contact: (530) 333-4777.

5/18-20 - California - Twenty-sixth annual Mountain Toppers Poker Run. For more information, contact: (800) 4x4-FUNN (494-3866).

5/25-27 - Utah - Thirteenth annual Arch Canyon Jeep Jamboree in San Juan County. For more information, contact: (530) 333-4777.

5/25-28 - California - Annual Hi-Desert Roundup sponsored by the Southern District of the California Association of 4 Wheel Drive Clubs, outside of Barstow at Stoddard Valley. Trail rides, vehicle and kid's games, trophies, raffle, Andy's famous dinner in the desert. For more information, contact: (800) 4x4-FUNN (494-3866).

5/25-27 - California - Twenty-fourth annual Overland Trail trail ride. For more information, contact: the California Association of 4 Wheel Drive Clubs, (800) 4x4-FUNN (494-3866).

5/26-28 - Ohio - Twelfth annual Ludlow Memorial Run in Marietta. Trail rides and seminars, sponsored by the Southeastern Buckeye Four Wheelers. For more information, contact: Ben Turley, (740) 862-6175.

June
6/1-3 - Arizona - Tenth annual Canyon de Chelly Jeep Jamboree in Chinie. For more information, contact: (530) 333-4777.

6/1-3 - Pennsylvania - Fifth annual Poconos Jeep Jamboree in Mount Pocono. For more information, contact: (530) 333-4777.

6/1-3 - Maine - Fourth annual 4x4 Festival at Pittston Fairgrounds, Rte. 194, East Pittston. Mud drag racing, sand drag racing, truck-pull drag racing, deep mud bogging, and 4x4 tough-truck racing. Jump your 4x4 truck in the long jump contest. Also, there will be a 4x4 burnout contest, and a 4x4 show. Live band on Saturday night and a carnival of rides and games for the entire family. On-site camping is also available with water and electrical hookups available on a first come, first served basis at no additional charge. All proceeds benefit the Pittston fair association, a nonprofit organization. For more information, contact: (207) 582-1085, ME4x4Fest@aol.com.

6/2-3 - California - Association of 4 Wheel Drive Clubs offers 4x4 hands-on safety clinic at Prairie City SVRA near Sacramento. One and one-half hours of classroom instruction followed by four hours of hands-on training. Cost is $40 per student, and students may pick either date. For more information, contact: CA4WDC, (916) 381-8300, (800) 4x4-FUNN (494-3866).

6/3 - California - Western Adventures Driving School. Learn 4x4 driver training and what your vehicle is capable of doing. Get the most out of your SUV. Includes training manuals and additional information. Classes held in Southern California. For more information, contact: Frenchie, (760) 789-1563.

If you have an event you would like listed in our calendar of events, please send the information at least six months in advance to Bonnie Ferguson, Dept. 4WDSU, 5711 West Ave. M, Ste. 41, Quartz Hill, CA 93536, cloudclimber@juno.com.

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