Trails

Trail Descriptions

4x4 101

2 This is your opportunity to hone your off-roading skills by learning from the Professionals!  We have arranged with a local company of Professional Off Road Instructors to teach the basic skills necessary for safe and rewarding off-road experiences.   They will cover safety, more...

Arrowhead Canyon

10 This is buggy territory!  The trail earns its rating with climbs up to the top of deep slot canyons with tires spanning both walls.  One slip here, and you will find yourself wedged with the cage on one wall and the tires against the other.  After a short drive on the sandy road more...

Birthing Cave Behind the Reservoir

4 This trail travels from Hurricane to the historic town of Gunlock, Utah, where it continues on a graded dirt road through the high desert.  We wind through a little red canyon, which is a fun introduction to rock crawling for first timers, then on our way to a couple of caves nested in the more...

Bzzackwards

5 Bzzackwards is a new trail, developed for the 2016 Winter 4x4 Jamboree.  The name is is a derivitive from buzz and backwards. Parts of Bzzackwards definately will get your attention and towards the end, the trail follows the West Rim Trail in reverse. If you have only been on West Trail going more...

Chain Reaction

9 This trail teeters on the edge of being buggy territory.  Very skilled drivers in heavily modified full-size rigs have successfully negotiated it, but few of them escaped body damage.   Many rigs have had big fails here.  This trail begins and ends at the bottom of the rock more...

Double Sammy

7 Non-stop rapid fire challenges with some extra-hard options, Double Sammy packs about as many difficult challenges as possible into a relatively short distance.  It also has fantastic scenery.  The views from the trail are beautiful, but the drivers are honed in on the trail 10 feet ahead more...

Dutchman

9 If you want to prove how well-built your rig is... this is the trail for you! The last time we ran this trail for our winter event, 9 built vehicles started the trail in the morning.  Later that evening, the leader drove out with the 8 other drivers in his rig. Late the next day, all the rigs more...

East Rim Trail

3 East Rim Trail is a scenic route that travels from the base of the Hurricane Cliffs in Warner Valley, crossing over Sand Mountain via the East Rim to the West Rim and ending at the Washington Dam Road staging area.  The 3 rating comes from several ledgy areas and a sand dunes crossing. more...

Elephants, Virgins and Things

3 Come with us to explore some terrific overlooks of the Virgin River Gorge south of St. George.  We will stop at Elephant Arch where the adventursome can have their pictures taken atop the Elephant high over the Interstate.  We will continue on to explore some very mysterious sinkholes more...

Fallen

9 This trail was built by a couple local Veterans who wanted to give back to their fallen brothers and sisters, with obstacles dedicated to fallen soldiers from each of the American Conflicts. 10 plaques at 10 obstacles, The Fallen also has a memorial for anyone wishing to leave memories of their more...

Fault Line

6 The first quarter mile will wake you up!  The Fault Line is one of the favorites of many who have attended winter events in the St George area.  It is actually a short entry trail that feeds into the West Rim Trail, but since the obstacles on the Fault Line are more challenging, we run it more...

Fawlty Towers

8 Fawlty Towers takes new routes, exposing a dozen new obstacles through three common areas of Sand Mountain; Fault Line, Johnny’s Hot Tub and the West Rim Rock Garden areas. With steep climbs, descents, a handful of off-camber obstacles and even a few blind notches, experienced driving and a more...

Front Range

8 Once you crest to the top, you can view Sand Hollow Reservoir and the beautiful cliffs of Zion National Park in the far distance. From the staging area in Hurricane, Participants will go through the Green Gate and over to the trail head. If there are towed rigs in the group, your group will go more...

Honeymoon Trail

3 This is a fabulous trip to the top of the Hurricane Cliffs with views for miles. This 3 rated trail climbs the old Honeymoon Trail that pioneers took to get married at the St. George Temple from as far away as Arizona, and was one of the first wagon trails down the cliff. There are many sections of more...

John's Trail

7 John's Trail is located in the heart of the Sand Mountain (aka Sand Hollow) OHV Area.  There are a few bypasses, and many optionals.  It is a fairly short (10 miles) trail with a chance for many optional obstacles, including climbing sand dunes, descending steep sand dunes, a very more...

Joint Effort

9 Joint Effort starts with a sandy drive up a wide wash, then the fun begins!  This trail has many steep slickrock climbs and dropoffs, with lots of of off camber to add more challenge.  Rollovers are common.  There are a few slot canyons that add to the fun.  At one point, the more...

Ledges

8 The Ledges trail is new to Winter 4x4 Jamboree in 2021 and is located at the far south edge of the Hurricane Sand Dunes. You'll travel across the dunes that have made Sand Hollow so famous.  The Ledges is a challenging trail that ramps up in difficulty the further you go. The trail is more...

Maze

8 The Maze has quickly become known as one of St. George’s ‘must do’ trails for those who enjoy a more technical and hard-core challenge. If you aren’t bothered by steep ascents and descents, extremely off-camber situations, and exposure to 1,200-foot cliff edges, then this more...

Michael's Loop

4 A new trail for 2021 Jamboree!  This 4 rated trail features several steps, sand, tight washes all while winding your way between large trees. You will be rewarded with beautiful views of Utah Mountain Arch. The trail begins in the town of Gunlock where the fun begins as you work your way more...

Milt's Mile

7 This trail was one of the first developed in the Sand Hollow area of Sand Mountain.  It was developed by Milt Thompson, a local 4x4 shop owner.  When he first ran it with his CJ3, it was a great challenge, but the scenery was even better.  Since then, the trail, and the scenery have more...

Milt's Mile Lite

4 Most of Milt’s Mile Light Trail follows along the edge of Milt’s Mile Trail. Several sections are part of the original Milt’s Mile, and a couple of sections are shared with the current Milt’s Mile. This trail affords spectacular views of Pine Valley Mountain, Sand Hollow more...

Nasty Half

9 Nasty Half is just that--nasty. This trail has earned its name and is full of intense climbs and steep waterfalls. It begins in a wash to the south of the dunes at Sand Hollow Reservoir. The close proximity to the dunes creates a combined hazard of sand upon the slick red sandstone, challenging the more...

Plan B

7 Plan B is located at the far south edge of the Hurricane Sand Dunes.  The trip from the Hurricane Water Tanks is bumpy until you reach the upper dunes, and then you get to try out your dunes capability.  Once you reach the trail, you start right off with an off-camber ditch that leans you more...

Razzle Dazzle

4 This fun trail is a razzle of moderately challenging obstacles, followed by fabulous scenic dazzle! The run also includes a segment of Fathers Dominguez and Escalante historic

Renegade

9 Renegade Trail got its name for drivers who don't want to sit on one trail all day.  Instead, Renegade hits the hot "optional" obstacles, driving from one end of Sand Mountain to the other.  Route determined by the trail leader will be loaded with gnarly 9+ rated obstacles more...

Renegade - Rear Steer

10 For rear steer buggies only.  This group will be doing a guided run that hits a bunch of the gnarly stuff, all of which require rear steer tube chassis buggies.  Actual trail rating will consistantly be from

Risky Biz

8 This trail was developed by some of our Arizona friends and winds its way through a part of Sand Mountain that most people have not explored.  It is a combination of sandy washes, slickrock obstacles and a couple of technical challenges.  Be prepared for some vehicle damage if you more...

Sliplock Gulch

6 This extremely fun trail features a series of steep slicklock waterfalls with plenty of challenges.  The trail has three sections. The first section is the scenic rim road from the dunes to the bottom of the gulch. It has a couple of steep waterfalls that will build your confidence on the more...

Toquerville Falls

2 This easy SUV trail goes to an awesome set of waterfalls on La Verkin Creek.  In the winter the falls vary in depth, but you can usually pull out and get a snapshot of your vehicle fording the creek above the falls.  There are a few bonus stops along the way back. One stop is to the more...

Triple 7

8 Triple 7 has been extended!  It now is chock full of challenging obstacles including waterfalls, V notches and some off camber challenges.  Generally most trails give drivers a little breathing room between obstacles, however Triple 7 keeps the drivers on their toes with not much easy more...

Unforgiven

8 Unforgiven is the newest trail offered at Winter 4x4 Jamboree! Out on the south side of Sand Mountain, passed Plan B, Unforgiven is packed full of tall wall climbs, several technical sections and some off-camber turns and descents.  Once on the trail, obstacles are non-stop requireing high more...

Wayne's World

6 Wayne’s World was developed on Sand Mountain in the spring of 2018 by the Desert Rats and UPLA.  The trail starts at the Red Gate (next to the Green Gate) and ends at the Green Gate in a 6 ½ mile oblong loop through a part of Sand Mountain that has not received much attention in more...

West Rim Lite - Lady Drivers

4 West Rim is one of the most popular trails offered at Winter 4x4 Jamboree.  Groups with wide ranges of vehicles can tour it together, with challenges for all.  There are many optional obstacles of various difficulty, with the main trail close by to observe the action .  It is a more...

West Rim Lite Trail

3 Most of West Rim Lite Trail tours the rim of Sand Mountain, with spectacular views of Pine Valley Mountain, Sand Hollow Reservoir, St. George City, Warner Valley and the Hurricane Cliffs. The trail is mainly sandy road, with a few slickrock challenges and a sand dunes crossing. Stock 4x4 vehicles more...

West Rim Trail

4 West Rim is one of the most popular trails offered for Winter 4x4 Jamboree.  What makes it so popular is that if you are with a group that has a wide range of vehicles, from stock to wild, you will be able to tour together and find something that will challenge you.  There are many places more...