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BFGoodrich® Tires Announces 2012 Outstanding Trails

MOAB, Utah (April 4, 2012) – BFGoodrich® Tires, in collaboration with  United Four Wheel Drive Associations (UFWDA) and Tread Lightly!, today announced the trails selected for its 2012 Outstanding Trails program.  Nominated for uniqueness, terrain type and enthusiast following, the … Continue reading

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March 2012 eNews

Outstanding Trails urgent call for nominations by March 22 RTP may not die UFWDA quick survey UFWDA 4×4 Awareness Training UFWDA ‘Winter’ Voice Push to reappoint Daphne Greene to OHMVR 2012 UFWDA Annual General Meeting Cape Hatteras update UFWDA ‘forum’ … Continue reading

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UFWDA TO LOBBY for RTP IN WASHINGTON DC

The United Four Wheel Drive Associations are sending their Legislative Advocate to Washington DC in early February to discuss the pending Surface Transportation bill that eliminates the dedicated funding mechanism, upon which the entire Recreational Trails Program (RTP) relies.  Without … Continue reading

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December 2011 eNews

In this issue of eNews…. UFWDA Voice Fall edition, UFWDA quick surveys, Recreational surveys MI, 2012 Camp Riley IN 4xKIDS, UFWDA Voice winter edition deadline Download eNews

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Obama abandons wilderness plan

Under pressure from Congress, the Obama administration is backing away from a plan to make millions of acres of undeveloped land in the West eligible for federal wilderness protection. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said in a memo Wednesday that his … Continue reading

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Contact your representatives in Congress about the Forest Planning Rule

On April 22, 2011, UFWDA joined a group of 65 organizations requesting that the US Forest Service (USFS) extend the public comment period expiring on May 16, 2011, for the Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) and proposed rule for … Continue reading

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BFG Announces the opening of the Public Vote-off for your favorite trail

Congratulations to the BFG announced winners,  being Interlake Trail 19  by IFWDA and Morrison Jeep Trail  by Magic City Four Wheelers in Wyoming. It was also announced that an online vote would be held for another winner from a further four trails. … Continue reading

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UFWDA ‘The Voice’ Winter 2010 available now

Read online your copy of the Winter edition of Voice, or it can be downloaded in PDF form (11mb) http://www.ebookonline.co.nz/doc/ufwda_voice_winter_2010 The deadline for material for the 2011 Spring edition is April 20. Send to editor (at) UFWDA.org

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Californian OHV program in trouble!

The Issue: On Friday, February 18th, the Assembly Budget Committee voted to take $27 million out of the OHV operating budget. This would NOT be a loan, and would continue unstopped year after year. It would result in closures and … Continue reading

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Calling All Nominations for BFGoodrich’s Outstanding Trails Program

BFGoodrich Tires, in partnership with United Four Wheel Drive Associations and Tread Lightly!  is calling for nominations for their 2011 Outstanding Trails campaign.  Since its inception in 2005, the Outstanding Trails program has highlighted the best off-road trails in the … Continue reading

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