Serving the four-wheeling community since 1959.

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.
17 Nov
Cal4Wheel Board of Directors Meeting
11.17.2018 9:00 am - 11.18.2018 5:00 pm
5 Jan
CA4WDA Central District Meeting
01.05.2019 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
12 Jan
CA4WDA North District Meeting
01.12.2019 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
18 Jan
Superstition 21
01.18.2019 - 01.20.2019
25 Jan
Winter Fun Festival
01.25.2019 - 01.27.2019
26 Jan
CA4WDA South District Meeting
01.26.2019 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
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.



$45 per year




Starting at $60 per year


4Wheel Parts
Advance Adapters
Auburn Gear
Crawler Conceptz
Extreme Terrain
Genright Off Road


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8120 36th Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95824

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California Four Wheel Drive Association, Inc.


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