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3rd Annual N4WDA Silver State Poker Run – Sept 15, 2018

3rd Annual N4WDA Silver State Poker Run – Sept 15, 2018

This event is open to the public for all 4 wheel drive vehicles (Jeeps, trucks, side-by-sides & ATVs) and will be held on trails in the Dayton area.  The event will start at 8:30 AM on Saturday 9/15 and will take 2-3 hours to complete. We recommend a minimum of 32” tires on street-legal OHVs. There will be a Hamburgers & Hotdogs (with all the trimmings) meal served when participants arrive back at the start/finish line. There will be cash…

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Prison Hill OHV Area Open House Meeting – May 2, 2018

Prison Hill OHV Area Open House Meeting – May 2, 2018

N4WDA has been involved in the planning for the development of the Prison Hill OHV Area, located within Carson City, NV, since November, 2016. Carson City Recreation & Open Space has applied for and received a grant from the Nevada Commission on Off Highway Vehicles (NCOHV) for the development of a management plan. Carson City has selected the National Off Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC) to be the contractor for this development of the Prison Hill Recreation Area OHV Management…

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2nd Annual N4WDA Silver State Poker Run – Sept 16, 2017

2nd Annual N4WDA Silver State Poker Run – Sept 16, 2017

Where? Dayton, Nevada (12 miles east of Carson City on US 50). When? Saturday, September 16th at 8:30 AM. What? The Silver State Poker Run is an off road fun event open to all types of 4 wheel drive vehicles. How much? A $40 registration includes driver meal, one poker hand, a dash plaque and one raffle ticket. Passenger meals extra poker hands and raffle tickets are available at extra cost. How? Call Carole Vance, Registration Chairperson at 775-246-4099 or…

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Membership Update – July 31, 2017

Membership Update – July 31, 2017

I apologize for the long period between updates, but our family has been involved in some medical issues for our son and we have been travelling between Dayton, Stanford University Medical Center and the Sacramento Area where he remains hospitalized. However, Patti and I are planning our annual two weeks at Meadow Lake, CA, for the 50th Sierra Trek event sponsored by the California Four Wheel Drive Association. This will be our 37th consecutive Trek, so we don’t want to break the…

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Membership Update – February 9, 2017

Membership Update – February 9, 2017

Current Issues: Washoe County Lands Bill – Properly called the Washoe County Economic Development and Conservation Act – Washoe County, in cooperation with the Friends of Nevada Wilderness (FNW) are preparing a bill request whereby certain public lands would be withdrawn for various purposes. On January 19 th , N4WDA sent letters to Senator Heller and Congressman Amodei urging them to remove the unwritten rule (from Senator Reid) that ALL public land transfers contain a Wilderness Component and to work…

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Membership Update – January 7, 2017

Membership Update – January 7, 2017

We would like to wish you a happy and joyous New Year and wish many days of fun wheelin’ for you! Current Issues: Expansion of the Navy’s Fallon Range Training Complex – The US Navy has applied to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to continue to use the site of the Fallon Range Training Complex and to expand it to include more than 600,000 acres of additional public land. As a result of the Navy’s withdrawal application, the BLM…

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Membership Update – September 22, 2016

Membership Update – September 22, 2016

Since the last update, many things have happened and I finally have enough time to send out this update. First, N4WDA has become a 501(c)7 corporation. This makes us a not-for-profit corporation in the eyes of the US government. Our first act, when we started in February, 2013, was to obtain a charter from the State of Nevada recognizing us as a not-for-profit corporation in Nevada. This federal recognition will give us more stature when dealing with corporations and government…

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N4WDA Silver State Poker Run 2016 – Registration

N4WDA Silver State Poker Run 2016 – Registration

      Where??? Dayton, NV – 12 miles east of Carson City on US 50 Please join us on N4WDA’s inaugural family-oriented off road event on the Comstock. The poker run starts at 9:00 AM on Saturday 9/10, and will end with a meal (hot dogs, hamburgers, beans, sodas and all the trimmings), awards of prizes for the best poker hands (1 st , 2 nd and 3 rd ) and for the kiddie game(s) to be followed by a raffle. This…

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2 nd ANNUAL N4WDA SWAP MEET IS A SUCCESS!

2 nd ANNUAL N4WDA SWAP MEET IS A SUCCESS!

On Saturday, May 21 st , the Nevada Four Wheel Drive Association held its 2 nd Annual Swap Meet at the 4 Wheel Parts facility on Victorian Avenue in Sparks, Nevada. We cooked hamburgers and hot dogs and served them free of charge along with chips, sodas and bottled water. This was also a great get-together, judging by the number of off roaders that were talking shop among themselves. We are already looking forward to the 3 rd Annual Swap Meet next spring.

N4WDA MEMBER CLUBS HELP OUT ON PNMTA CLEANUPS

N4WDA MEMBER CLUBS HELP OUT ON PNMTA CLEANUPS

On Saturday, May 14 th and Sunday, May 15 th , the Sierra Stompers and the Komstock Krawlerz, member clubs of the Nevada Four Wheel Drive Association, were out in force at the annual Pine Nut Mountains Trails Association cleanup. The PNMTA is a group of off road bikers, atv enthusiasts and 4 wheelers that recreate in the Pine Nut Mountains Range and are also responsible stewards of these lands. N4WDA and PNMTA have a long-standing working relationship with such items as the Greater…

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