California Association of 4WD Clubs, Inc. Awards

  • Won the CA4WDC Conservation Award for the Southern District for our conservation efforts for the years 2002, 2004, 2005 and 2009.
  • Won the CA4WDC State Conservation Award for our conservation efforts of the Cerro Gordo Ghost Town for the year 2009.

Have Provided Testimony

  • U.S. Senators at Senate hearings opposing the California Desert Protection Act
  • U.S. Congressman at Congressional hearing opposing the CDPA
  • County Supervisors at 2 recent Citizen’s Hearings opposing the CDPA

BLM Conservation Projects

Fenced off dangerous mine shafts in the area

Organized clean-up efforts

Provided vehicles to transport BLM Desert Advisory Council on field trip of Nightmare Gulch

Helped install big game guzzler for NWC/BLM on NWC land

Assisted BLM/Boy Scout Eagle Project on public lands

Mapped roads and trails for inclusion in trail system for BLM, to list a few.

Assisted in stabilizing the Salt Tram Cross Over Cabin (Click Here for the full story!)

Assist the BLM in overseeing and managing the Adopt-A-Cabin program.

Assisted in volunteer projects to protect and enhance the ecological, recreational, and scenic values in the South Ridgecrest Viewshed.

Gear Grinders 4 Wheel Drive Club  2016  Unified Designs