The 5 Most Extreme Off-Road Paths in Western America
If you’re an avid off-roader, you know it is not easy finding quality trails to take your four wheel drive on the weekends. Across the United States, we have a plethora of terrain to choose from making it a haven for off road connoisseurs alike. The West Coast of the United States however, has some of the best off-roading paths in the world, thanks to the vast diversity of terrain and climates it has to offer. Before you start planning and hit the road for your next off-roading adventure, check out our guide to five of the best off-roading paths west of the Mississippi:
Imogene Pass, Colorado
Located in the southwestern part of Colorado, Imogene Pass is one of the most exciting and intense off-roading paths out there — if you’re looking for adventure, this is it. Colorado has some of the most stunning mountain terrain, making this a perfect spot to take your vehicle for an off-roading adventure you won’t forget.
Here’s what you need to know about Imogene Pass:
- Second-highest vehicle-accessible pass in the state (over 13,000 feet)
- No paved roads, making this an adrenaline-filled adventure
- Great for beginning to experienced off-roaders
- The pass is blocked by snow until plowed, usually in July
Definitely keep Imogene Pass on your list of off-roading destinations, especially in the summer season.