Where to Take Your Jeep Off-Roading in Alberta

October 8th, 2013 by

The 2014 Jeep Compass

The 2014 Jeep Compass

There are plenty of great reasons to choose a Jeep from Crestview Chrysler. From their rugged yet refined features to their quality craftsmanship and dependability, Jeep vehicles are designed to stand the test of time. Many drivers also love Jeep vehicles for their outstanding off-roading capabilities, as these vehicles are engineered to be able to handle any challenge thrown their way.

Jeep Trail Rated

To be considered a Jeep Trail Rated vehicle, an automobile must pass a series of rigorous tests to ensure that their off-roading performance is up to par on even the most treacherous terrains. There are five different performance test categories that each vehicle must endure:

  • Traction
  • Water fording
  • Maneuverability
  • Articulation
  • Ground clearance

Where to Go Off-Roading in Alberta

When you drive a Jeep, you really do have the freedom to go anywhere you choose. If you would like to put your Jeep vehicle to the test, there are several locations throughout beautiful Alberta that can provide quite a challenge and reward you with incredible scenery.

  • Central Alberta: Near Edmonton, there is the Redwater Natural Area as well as the North of Bruderheim Natural Area. Around Hinton, you can find the Brule Lake Sand Dunes and Mountain Park. By Nordegg, there is Snow Creek and Brown Creek. Close to Rocky Mountain House, you can visit South Fork and Jackfish Lake. Dead Horse Meadows plus Ambler Mountain Trail are near Grande Cache.
  • North Alberta: If you are in North Alberta, consider Timeu Creek OHV Recreation area around Barrhead or Shuttler Flats near Grande Prairie.
  • South Alberta: Those near Cochrane should test the terrain at Fallen Timber or South Ghost. Around Calgary, there is the McLean Creek OHV Recreation Area. Around Waterton Lakes National Park, be sure to check out Beaver Creek.

Visit Crestview Chrysler Today

If you are looking for a little adventure, be sure to stop by Crestview Chrysler today to check out our impressive inventory of new and pre-owned Jeep models. From the stunning 2014 Jeep Wrangler to the sporty and sleek Jeep Patriot, there is a Jeep vehicle to match your individual needs and style. Browse our showroom and take any vehicle that catches your attention for a test drive. Whether you plan on off-roading or are just looking for a quality vehicle for your daily activities, you can’t go wrong with a Jeep.

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