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John Stewart

Don't Get Cooked This Summer

Before we discuss some precautionary measures, let’s review the heat-related ailments. Keep in mind that a person won’t necessarily go from a mild to severe condition. It’s possible to quickly go into heat stroke; you don’t have to experience heat exhaustion first.

Heat cramps – Caused by loss of electrolytes because you’ve been sweating so much. Your brain can’t communicate with your muscles, so they start to spasm and cramp up. Heat cramps and a headache are usually the first signs of trouble. Watch for those.

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John Stewart

Off-Road Industry Comes Together for Tread Lightly! Charity Auction on eBay


  • Our Top Featured Items
  • Custom Jeep Wrangler 07 from BDS Suspension
  • Grizzly 550 with Electric Power Steering from Yamaha
  • A Few Featured Outdoor Gear Products
  • 4-Pack of Hunter Radios from Cabela's
  • WindShear Fishing Gloves
  • Gift Certificate for a Sportz Truck Tent III from Napier Enterprises
  • Portable gas campfire from Campfire in a Can®
  • Ultralight Pro Adventure Medical Kit from GoBagGear.com
  • Mountain Bike Grips from Grab On Grips, LLC
  • Camo Bikini from Rocky Trail Outfitters
  • Mini Telepro Avalanche Shovel from Voile Equipment
  • MAX Multi-Purpose Tool from Forrest Tool Company
  • A Few Featured 4x4 Products
  • A Removable Roof Rack for Jeep Wrangler from RockyRidgeProducts.com
  • Any new Mud-Terrain or All-Terrain Tires from BFGoodrich
  • Jeep JK 4" Suspension System from Zone Offroad Products
  • RCD Suspension Lift Kit from West Coast Off Road
  • Chevy Front Tube Winch Bumper from Blazen Off-Road
  • Jeep TJ Flat Style Fender Flares from Bushwacker
  • Hi-Lift Handle-All from Hi-Lift Jack Company
  • Seat Belt Pads from Jettrim
  • Custom Retrofit Signal® Mirrors from Muth Mirror Systems
  • Certificate for a 4-hour Driving Course from Sedona Jeep School
  • NoLoss Valve Caps from Sierra Expeditions
  • Set of Hydro or Nitro Shocks from Skyjacker Suspensions
  • Pocket Tire Plugger from Stop & Go International
  • $50 Gift Certificates from TRDparts4U.com
  • $200 Gift Certificate from 4x4ReplacementParts.com
  • Toyota Rear Drive Disconnect from Trail Tough Products
  • A Few Featured Powersports Products
  • 2 Speed Child's Electric Gator from John Deere
  • Stealth Exhaust 2.0 from Kolpin
  • Renthal Twinwall Handlebar from Renthal Ltd.
  • A Set of Grim Reaper Radial ATV/UTV Tires from GBC Motorsports
  • Universal Mount ATV Windshield from Powermadd
  • Genuine Fake License Plate from ATV-MC USA State License Plates 4U
  • Halogen 5-Light Bar from UTV Sounds
  • Kolpin Gas Pack from ATVNAtion.com
  • UNO™ UTV Gun & Bow Rack from All Rite Products
  • Rhino Gauge Cluster from UTV Concepts
  • A.R.C. MX240 Helmet from Rocky Mountain ATV/MC
  • RC Evolution Race Collar from EVS Sports
  • Eclipse X2 Motorcycle Headlight from Trail Tech Inc.
  • 32oz Bike Magik Qwik Shine from BioKleen
  • World's Best Grab Handles from Off-Road Trail Tools
  • Revolt Riding Pants from Klim USA
  • Off-Road Motorcycle Handguards from Enduro Engineering
  • Helmet Bag from AFX North America
  • Flywheel Puller from Dennis Stubblefield Sales, Inc.
  • 2-Cycle Bio-Degradable Oil from Aerospace Lubricants
  • Women's Free-Style Riding Gear from Damzl
  • Deluxe Hauler Soft Bag from QuadBoss   
  • UNO™ UTV Gun & Bow Rack from All Rite Products
  • Ski Defender Covers from Sandberg Snowmobile Ski Covers
  • LEAD-DOG Helmet Light from Helmetlight, Inc.

Get more information about the auction and see the rest of the products at www.treadlightly.org.
Tread Lightly!, Inc. is a national nonprofit organization with a mission to proactively protect recreation access and opportunities in the outdoors through education and stewardship initiatives.  Tread Lightly! is the nation’s signature ethics message for outdoor enthusiasts that use motorized vehicles.  The organization also offers unique training and restoration programs strategically designed to instill an ethic of responsibility in a wide variety of outdoor enthusiasts and the industries that serve them.

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John Stewart

The Roll

Seeing no blood and feeling no pains, I unhooked my seat belt and crawled out.  I had rolled and survived with no injuries.  Surveying the damage, I quickly noted the saving grace was the aftermarket roll cage added to the stock.  I can attest to the strength and durability under stress of the roll over.  Rockhard 4x4 produces a great product!

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John Stewart

Change We Can Believe In


During my visit to Vermont, I visited a farm just south of Burlington. I was told by one of its owners that in the 19th century, Vermont was comprised of 80% farmland and 20% forests. Today, those statistics are reversed. Vermont is now 80% forest and 20% farmland. Now that is what I call "change."

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John Stewart

Tell BRC What You Think


The BRC Board of Directors, staff and contractors know very well that our access battles will be won by a large united team of folks working toward common goals, with focused objectives. "BlueRibbon is the national grassroots organization that can continue to build the team that will win the fights," said Greg Mumm, Executive Director of the BlueRibbon Coalition. "This simple online survey and the information we get from it will help us build an even stronger team."

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