America's premier self-directed overland route now reaches deeper into the wilds of the Great Basin, one of the most remote and unpeopled regions in the Lower 48. There are longer and more remote stretches of the historic Oregon Trail. Multihued badlands have been added. And stretches of state and county roads that were becoming too darned civilized have been replaced with wildland roads. Yes!
Perhaps best of all: Our continuing explorations have led to a number of rewarding, field-tested options that let travelers shorten the full, 2,800-mile loop to accommodate limited itineraries. Now, whether you have a long weekend, a week or two full weeks, Heart of the West ADV Route can be tailor-made. Did you ever imagine adventure motoring could be this accessible?
A 2,800-mile (4,500 km) odyssey, Heart of the West Adventure Route immerses wildland travelers in the landscapes of six Western USA states:
- Utah and