Serving the four-wheeling community since 1959.

Sierra Trek by Chris Collard


Be sure to check our online calendar for the latest information regarding events, district and board meetings. They are all subject to change based on the latest COVID-19 guidelines.

Who we are

We're the California Four Wheel Drive Association, Inc. Since 1959, our non-profit organization has actively promoted the advancement of vehicle oriented outdoor recreation. Today, the association represents over 8,000 members and 160 member clubs. We are the largest organization of its type in California and represent owners of all makes and models of 4WD vehicles, as well as non-owners who support responsible vehicle-oriented recreation.


We have events all over California, with trails suitable for all types of vehicles and drivers. These family-friendly events are run entirely by volunteers and are a great way to four-wheel in new areas, meet other four-wheelers, and build your off-highway driving skills.
8 Oct
CA4WDA Central District Meeting **DATE CHANGE**
Date 10.08.2020 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
9 Oct
CA4WDA South District Meeting **DATE CHANGE**
10.09.2020 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
16 Oct
Operation Desert Fun
10.16.2020 - 10.17.2020
24 Oct
CA4WDA North District Meeting
10.24.2020 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
13 Nov
Panamint Valley Days
11.13.2020 - 11.15.2020
Vehicles on trail at Sierra Trek. Photo by Chris Collard.

Fighting closures

We work to prevent legislation that would restrict off-highway vehicles and vehicle use, along with encouraging local, state and federal agencies to develop new four-wheel drive trails and preserve existing ones.


Currie Enterprises
Genright Off Road
JEP Autoworks
Line X
RockHard 4x4


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8120 36th Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95824

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