G. Martin
59100

Mapping Crew - California

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Year Started:
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My Garage:
  • 2015 Jeep Wrangler (4 door) (4" lift, 38" tires)
  • 2017 Chevrolet Colorado (Stock lift, 31" tires)
  • 1996 Geo Tracker (6+" lift, 38" tires)
  • 1996 Geo Tracker (3.5" lift, 30" tires)
G. Martin, gm4x4 on Youtube , is a California native, born and raised in northern California and now living and wheeling in southern California. He enjoys exploring new trails and setting up camp in the remote outdoors. You may come across him in the middle of the Mojave Desert, the mountains of Big Bear, in the central Sierras near Shaver Lake or any other dirty, rocky road in the southwest.

My Garage (4)

2015 Jeep Wrangler (4 door)

Lift Size: 4"
Tire Size: 38"
4” Synergy suspension lift Raceline Avenger Wheels 38” Mickey Thompson Baja Pro Xs tires (previously on KMC wheels and 37” Maxxis Trepadors)

See more on G. Martin's Youtube Channel

2017 Chevrolet Colorado

Lift Size: Stock
Tire Size: 31"
2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2 . All stock. You can see more of this ZR2 on G. Martin's Youtube Channel

1996 Geo Tracker

Lift Size: 6+"
Tire Size: 38"
SASed, 4 linked and geared low, this One Ton Geo Tracker is built for the rocks.

1996 Geo Tracker

Lift Size: 3.5"
Tire Size: 30"
Before the One Ton Transformation this 1996 Geo tracker was on a 2.5" suspension lift, plus 1" body lift and 30” tires.

My Trail Reviews (45)

(within last 6 months)
Deer Valley (06/29/2022)
Open
26E212 - Red Lake Trail (06/18/2022)
Opened on time this year 👍
26E213 - Coyote Lake Trail (06/18/2022)
Opened on time this year 👍
8S42 to Sand Flats (06/18/2022)
Opened on time this year 👍
8S10 - Red Mountain Road (06/18/2022)
Opened on time this year 👍
26E216 - Mirror Lake Trail (06/18/2022)
Opened on time this year 👍
8S42 to Sand Flats (06/15/2022)
open
26E216 - Mirror Lake Trail (06/15/2022)
open
8S10 - Red Mountain Road (06/15/2022)
open
26E213 - Coyote Lake Trail (06/15/2022)
open
26E212 - Red Lake Trail (06/15/2022)
open
Old Sluice (06/13/2022)
This trail is suitable for Trackers 😉
7N17 - Slick Rock Road (06/05/2022)
The trail is open
26E327 - Lookout Rock (06/01/2022)
Open
26E219 - Bald Mountain (06/01/2022)
Open
26E330 - Powder Hill (06/01/2022)
Open
3N10 – John Bull (05/29/2022)
Some works been done on the gatekeeper.
Barrett Lake Jeep Trail (05/18/2022)
Closed through 7/31/22
7N17 - Slick Rock Road (05/18/2022)
Closed through 5/31
6S13 - Chepo Saddle (04/18/2022)
open
10S51A - Glen Meadow Trail (04/18/2022)
open
23E204 - Iron Lakes (04/18/2022)
open
26E211 - Plain (04/18/2022)
open
26E329 - Dinkey Staging (04/18/2022)
open
6S59 - Shuteye Peak (04/18/2022)
open
9S62 - Dinkey Lakes (04/18/2022)
open
7N17 - Slick Rock Road (04/18/2022)
Still closed until the snow melts.
Schneider Cow Camp (04/01/2022)
Beginning Friday April 1, most of the Caldor fire area in the Eldorado National Forest will again be open for public access.
Isham Canyon (04/01/2022)
Went back with the Tracker and stayed at the Homewood Cabins. Great Trip!
Strawberry - Twin Lakes (04/01/2022)
Beginning Friday April 1, most of the Caldor fire area in the Eldorado National Forest will again be open for public access.
Strawberry Pass / Strawberry 4WD Trail (04/01/2022)
Beginning Friday April 1, most of the Caldor fire area in the Eldorado National Forest will again be open for public access.
Winch Hill 1 Bypass (04/01/2022)
Open
Fordyce Jeep Trail (04/01/2022)
Open
Drive Line Hill Bypass (04/01/2022)
Open
26E331 - Bald Rush / Lower Bald (03/31/2022)
Seasonal closure
26E327 - Lookout Rock (03/31/2022)
Seasonal closure
26E330 - Powder Hill (03/31/2022)
Seasonal closure
26E219 - Bald Mountain (03/31/2022)
Seasonal closure
3N89 - Hitchcock (03/18/2022)
This trail is open again.
Isham Canyon (02/24/2022)
A big thank you to Lee and all of the T-Town Mallers and Crawlers (Facebook group) for welcoming me into there trails runs! We ran Last Chance on Saturday and Isham on Sunday. Isham Canyon, the local Trona wheelers and this whole area are pretty kick a$$!! #notdeathvalley 😉
3N89 - Hitchcock (02/16/2022)
Temporary closure for ~1 week
NR8435 - Troy Road / Kane Wash (02/03/2022)
Made a quick run through here as a shortcut from Lucerne to Newberry Springs. Probably didn’t save me much time, but more enjoyable than pavement 😀
3N69 – Gold Mountain (01/29/2022)
South side of the trail is pretty dry, but the north end has some iced over sections.

My Trails (108)