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Sharing My Love of Subarus, Off-Roading, Outdoors and Charity

Help Us Raise Money for the National Parks Foundation

Over the last year, the National Park Service has had their hands full, cleaning up after the two hundred and thirty seven million visitors who’ve visited the 62 National Parks. Sadly, many…
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JAN 10-14, 2024: Join us on the 23rd Annual 48hrs of Tristate Subaru Enthusiasts Drive for Charity Benefitting Make-A-Wish Sponsored by Subaru of America and Subaru of Indiana Automotive

23rd Annual 48hrs of Tristate Subaru Enthusiasts Drive for Charity Benefitting Make-A-Wish Sponsored by Subaru of America and Subaru of Indiana Automotive, you’ll get to meet and cruise with over a hundred other Subaru Enthusiasts from SoA HQ to Subaru of Indiana Automotive and to closing dinner in Eastern PA! This will be a four day 1,400 mile road cruise with cool stops, numerous door prizes and a bunch of cool people to make new memories with!

Taking a Subaru Forester airborne – fun while off-roading a Subaru Forester

Watch as my new friends Jason and Downer take Granny, their 1998 Subaru Forester airborne on our October off road adventure at Silver Lake Sand Dunes – Jumping a 1998 Forester into the Air While off roading a Subaru Forester.

Off Roading a Crosstrek Wilderness in the Wild – Subaru Crosstrek Wilderness Off Road Fun!!!

On November 11th, 2023, MtnRoo Tri-State had the opportunity to take a 2024 Subaru Crosstrek Wilderness off-roading during their Camp, Cookout, and Cruise Event Benefitting Philabundance Food Bank. The Crosstrek Wilderness did an amazing job off road – make sure to check out the vid and see for yourself!!!

Subaru Ascent Off Road Sand Racing a Subaru Outback 3.6R and 1998 Forester at Silver Lake Sand Dunes

In October 2023, a few friends of mine and I went off-roading at Silver Lake Sand Dunes. We decided to have some fun racing on the dunes, which helped me…
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SUBARU HOW TO: How to move the hood support on a Subaru Ascent to hold the hood nearly upright

When working under the hood of a car, it’s nice to be able to get the hood as much out of the way as possible. On the Subaru Ascent, with our intercooler’s air duct and our massive hood, that’s even more useful. Here’s how to change your hood from its normal semi-upright position to nearly fully upright.

THANK YOU, Primitive Racing!!!

Five Subies, lotsa scraping tackling some sharp stuff, all running Primitive Racing Skid Plates!!! Also, a big thank you to Primitive Racing for helping us raise money for the National Park Foundation and for Make-A-Wish!!!

Camping in Aguirre National Recreation Area and finding a big spider

Camping in Aguirre National Recreation Area and finding a really big spider. Can anyone identify this guy? We stopped to let him cross the road. The views of the desert…
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Subaru Ascent off roading and STUCK IN THE MUD at Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument?

After checking road conditions in the local Bureau of Land Management Inter Agency Field Office in Escalante, we decided to adventure in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. Sadly, conditions were not as promised, and my Ascent sunk into the mud to the frame – not in a wash, but on the trail above the wash.

Find out if some Subie Power, two half length traction boards, and a couple shovels can get my Subie out!!!

2023 National Park Foundation Fundraiser: Off Roading Subaru Ascent, Foresters and Outbacks – Part 3

In 2023, three Subaru Ambassadors and their two new friends embarked on a vacation they turned into a National Park Foundation Fundraiser, off roading all over Colorado, Utah, and Texas as they cleaned up trash and raised money for the National Park Foundation. On PART 3 of our Adventure, we complete the second half of Cathedral Valley Loop.

2023 National Park Foundation Fundraiser: Off Roading Subaru Ascent, Foresters and Outbacks – Part 2

In 2023, three Subaru Ambassadors and their two new friends embarked on a vacation they turned into a National Park Foundation Fundraiser, off roading all over Colorado, Utah, and Texas as they cleaned up trash and raised money for the National Park Foundation. On PART 2 of our Adventure, we explore Arches National Park, Gemini Bridges and the first half of Cathedral Valley Loop.