The Rubicon Trail is one of the most demanding off road trails in the world.  That said there are certain things that your rig will need to have to traverse the Rubicon successfully, safely and with as little damage as possible.  

The following are the minimum requirements:

  • 35" tires - all terrain
  • Rocker protection
  • 3" lift
  • Spare tire
  • Front sway bar disconnects
  • Skid Plates
  • Roll Bar
  • Seat Belts for each passenger
  • Low crawl ratio 50:1 for standards
  • Low crawl ratio 35:1 for automatics
  • Signed Hold Harmless by each guest
  • Proof of Insurance and Drivers Lic.

The following are recommendtions:

  • Mud or all-terrain tires
  • Differential Locker(s)
  • Upgraded bumpers
  • Highlift Jack
  • Onboard air

Vehicle accessories you should consider:

  • Hand tools
  • Spare parts
  • Onboard welder
  • A fire extinguisher
  • A Winch rated at roughly twice your vehicle’s weight, preferably equipped with synthetic 
  • rope
  • Extrication hardware (tree strap, clevis, 
  • dowels, chain, etc.)
  • A tow strap
  • Work gloves​
  • Adequate attachment points for towing (tow hooks!)
  • A functional parking brake or Line Lock device

The below 'Hold Harmless" agreement and a 20% NON-Refundable deposit is Required to hold and book any tour date. 

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Rubicon Trail Adventures

Rigs and Requirements