After setting up camp just before sundown, we started yesterday with the sun coming up over the dunes and got ready for a dune of wheeling in the sand dunes and mud flats. The terrain wasn’t the mists challenging, but made for a vast alternative to the rocks and mountain passes we’ve seen so far on this trip. Between steep hill climbs, high speed jumps, and muddy water crossings we filled the first half of the day wheeling before we headed back to camp to pack up our supplies and hit the road. From there we headed out for another

Zone is hanging out for the start of Ultimate Adventure 2012. The rigs are starting to roll into town and already the wrenching has begun. Long road trips and last minute prep as 20+ rigs get ready of a week of the ultimate 4wheeling trip with Petersen’s 4-Wheel & OffRoad Magazine. The MJ is prepped and ready, look for more in the coming days. Follow along on the Zone Blog, Facebook page, and

Zone hit the road this morning in route to the secret start point of the 2012 Ultimate Adventure hosted by 4-Wheel & Offroad Magazine. While the official Ultimate Adventure starts this weekend runs for all week, our adventure starts a bit earlier as we start the long trek to the start point. Once there, the rig is off the trailer with all our camping gear, supplies and spare parts until we make it to the end of the trip of the adventure. We could be anywhere within the country or abroad, so keep an eye out for a convoy of

(If you missed Part 1, check it out here) Now that the dust has settled and we’ve all had the chance to read up on the Ultimate Adventure (aka UA) online and in the pages of Petersen’s 4Wheel & Off-Road magazine I felt it would be good to include addition commentary on the trip, show some photos of the rigs in action, and re-hype the story. First, let me start off by saying it was an epic journey. Not in the sense of we were on a quest to find a ring or anything, but for 2 guys that grew up reading