Category: #AscentAdventures

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

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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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!!!

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.

2023 National Park Foundation Fundraiser: Off Roading Subaru Ascent, Foresters and Outbacks – Part 1

In 2023, three Subaru Ambassadors 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. Along the way, we made two more Subaru Enthusiast friends who tagged along for the fun! Watch PART 1 to check out our off roading adventures.

Check Out Some of My Favorite Off Roading Clips From My May 2021 Utah Adventure!

Here’s some of my favorite off-roading clips of my Ascent from my May 2021 Utah Adventure!!! To date, my National Park adventures (and the off-roading fun in the parks and in the National Forests) have helped raise over $2,500 in direct contributions to the National Park Foundation, and a similar amount directly benefitting NPS.

May 2021 Adventure S02E03 – Grand Staircase, Slot Canyons, Grosvenor Arch Adventure (Travel Log)

Follow us on our adventure through Grand Staircase, Alstrom Point, two slot canyons and off to Grosvenor Arch! USE THE CHAPTER FEATURE TO JUMP AROUND!!! There’s some great scenery in this one, but not a ton of technical off-roading.

Turkey Swamp Wildlife Management Area Cleanup, Camping and Off Road Cruise (Aug 2022)

On August 26th-28th, 2022, MtnRoo Tri-State, including a bunch of Subaru Ambassadors, and friends from Subaru of America, went on another epic adventure – this time, to Turkey Swamp Wildlife Management Area, for a Cleanup, Camping and Off Road Adventure.

We picked up many thousands of pounds of trash, managed to recycle nearly a half ton of garbage, and had a lot of fun doing it! Check out our adventure!!!

SHORT: Can the Subaru Ascent Climb?

We already know the Subaru Outback Wilderness can climb some tough climbs, even on three wheels, BUT, can the Subaru Ascent climb the same tough climb on three wheels while weighing in at nearly 6,000 pounds?!?!

Let’s find out, in this little Subaru Ascent off road short video!!!