“Bringing all Uwharrie off-highway vehicle (OHV) users together to aid in recruiting volunteers and to raise awareness to ‘TREAD Lightly!’ So that the Uwharrie National Forest OHV Trail System can develop and be maintained”
This years’ spring Jamboree is expected to draw a big crowd again!
The Uwharrie OHV Jamboree is entering its third year and will be larger and with more events than last spring. The Jamboree focuses on the off-road: Jeep, 4WD, Dirt Bike, ATV and ROV (Recreational Off-Highway Vehicle)/Side by Side crowd in Central North Carolina. The Jamboree is located in the Eldorado community of Montgomery County, across the street from the Eldorado Outpost on NC Highway 109, 10 miles North of Troy. The Jamboree is in conjunction with the Uwharrie National Forest OHV Trail System opening. This weekend has proven in the past, to be the busiest weekend at Uwharrie!
This event is promoted by Uwharrie Off-Road Training Center/JAARS-Partners in Bible Translation and Title Sponsored this spring by John Deere and James River Equipment of Asheboro, NC. Other dealers already signed up are Hendrick Jeep of Fayetteville, Mid-State Toyota of Asheboro, Cycle Center of Asheboro, Bill Plemmons RV of Winston-Salem, KC Xtreme Machines of Greensboro, Lake Norman Power Sports of Cornelius and World Class Power Sports of High Point.
This year’s events will include: Test drive/ride your favorite off-road vehicles on the ‘John Deere Off-Road Test Track”. This is the perfect opportunity to test drive a new ATV/UTV. Vendors include Two Guys Metal Fabrication, Tarheel 4WD Center, 3:16 Off-Road, Carolina Metal Masters, Helicopter Rides and 4WD rides provided and sponsored by JAARS, 4WD Club Booth’s, Car Crush! sponsored by Trailheadz Club, USFS Booth, TREAD Lightly! Booth, RTI Ramp sponsored by Central North Carolina 4×4 Club, Carolina Bronco’s ‘Meet & Greet’, Chili sponsored by the Mad Mudders 4×4 Club, Food, 4x4Games and more!
The 4x4Games are definitely a unique experience and fun. Drivers and navigators will be tackling some interesting challenges. These games can include: ‘Balance beam’, ‘Roll to the Line’, ‘Blind Dog Run’, ‘Spear the Ring’, ‘Ball and Post’ and ‘Nudge the Jug’. Only 4WDs may enter the 4x4Games.
This is a family event and no alcohol is allowed. No public ATVs/UTVs allowed on grounds. Admission is FREE. The gates will open at 9 AM. For more information call (336) 906-1644 or e-mail us