A list of related and interesting groups or organizations.

(Note: Links here are not inherently mutually endorsed.)


 

Organizations

Member - United Four Wheel Drive Associations

 - The national and international umbrella organization for most state, regional, and country-wide 4WD associations. If you are looking for a local 4WD club in your area, this is the place to check. Also contains valuable information on land use issues - activities to keep your trails open!


Charter Member - Tread Lightly!

 - A non-profit educational and information organization to promote recreational activities on public and private lands.


Member - Blue Ribbon Coalition 

- A national advocacy organization that is politically very active and influential to keep public trails and areas open to the public.
Preserving Our Natural Resources FOR The Public Instead of FROM The Public.


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The Specialty Equipment Market Association is at the forefront of the automotive aftermarket – a unique industry dedicated to the enhanced performance, appearance and handling of all types of passenger cars, light trucks and recreational vehicles. More than 6,466 companies strong, SEMA is an international trade association, serving the full spectrum of the specialty automotive equipment industry.

The SEMA Action Network

 (SAN) is a comprehensive legislative effort to lobby on behalf of car enthusiasts. Check out the 

SAN 4x4/Off-Road Hobby page


Advocacy Groups

American Trails

www.AmericanTrails.org

Americans For Responsible Recreational Access

www.arra-access.com

National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC)

www.nohvcc.org

Property Right Research

www.propertyrightsresearch.org

Trail Keepers Foundation

www.trailkeepers.org

Tread Lightly!

www.treadlightly.org


Maps

www.fs.fed.us/maps/

Forest Service Southern Region

www.southernregion.fs.fed.us

Alabama

: Bankhead, Conecuh, Talladega, Tuskegee National Forests

www.southernregion.fs.fed.us/alabama/

Georgia

: Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests Off-Road Vehicle Information Screening Criteria for New OHV Trail Systems

www.fs.fed.us/conf/

www.fs.fed.us/conf/rec/orv_info.htm

www.fs.fed.us/conf/200401-plan/10-PA_I.pdf

Kentucky

: Daniel Boone National Forest

www.southernregion.fs.fed.us/boone/

North Carolina

: Nantahala, Pisgah, Croatan and Uwharrie National Forests

www.cs.unca.edu/nfsnc/

South Carolina

: Francis Marion and Sumter National Forests

www.fs.fed.us/r8/fms/

Tennessee

: Cherokee National Forest

www.southernregion.fs.fed.us/cherokee/

Cherokee National Forest Motor Vehicle Use Maps

http://www.fs.fed.us/r8/cherokee/mvum/mvum.shtml

Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area

www.lbl.org

Turkey Bay OHV Area

www.lbl.org/OHVTrails.html

National OHV Policy & Implementation Team

www.fs.fed.us/recreation/programs/ohv/

Volunteer Trail Ranger Program

www.fs.fed.us/r6/centraloregon/recreation/cohvops/ ...

CFR Title 36, Chapter 2: Notice, Comment, and Appeal Procedures for National Forest System Projects and Activities

www.access.gpo.gov/nara/cfr/waisidx_02/36cfr215_02.html


U.S. Government

Recreational Trails Program (RTP) Funding

www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/rectrails/rtp9908_pt1.htm

U.S. Government's Official Web Portal

www.firstgov.gov

Contact Elected Officials

www.firstgov.gov/Contact/Elected.shtml

Library of Congress

www.loc.gov

Legislative Information

thomas.loc.gov

Recreation.gov - Find Recreation Areas

www.recreation.gov

Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) - look up rules and regulations

www.gpoaccess.gov/cfr/

Regulations.gov - find, review, and submit comments on federal documents that are open for comment and published in the 

Federal Register

www.regulations.gov

U.S. Congress information

www.congress.org

United States Forest Service (Department of Agriculture)

Forest Service

www.fs.fed.us


Collector & Hobbyist Sites

Off-Road.com

www.Off-Road.com

History of Classic SUVs and Four Wheel Drive Trucks:

http://4wheeldrive.about.com/cs/historysuvs4wds/index.htm

East Coast Bronco Registry

http://www.ecbr.us/index.php

Mida Atlantic Early Broncos

http://earlybroncos.com/

International Suzuki Association:

www.izook.com

North American Grand Cherokee Association :

www.nagca.com


User Groups

Chattahoochee Trail Horse Association

www.ride-ctha.org

Georgia Appalachian Trail Club

www.georgia-atclub.org

Georgia Recreational Trail Riders Association (GARTRA)

www.gartra.com

Georgia Horse Council

www.georgiahorsecouncil.com

Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association

www.sorba.org