Born to ride: Dunes offer fun for off-roaders
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A group of sand-riding enthusiasts on ATVs head out to the dunes at Grays Well. Halloween marks the beginning of dune season, which runs through Easter at the Imperial Sand Dunes. The Bureau of Land Management estimates that close to 100,000 visitors come through on opening weekend.
Photo by Jared Dort/Yuma Sun
Born to ride: Dunes offer fun for off-roaders.
Off-road vehicles have long buzzed around the rugged Yuma and Imperial Valley desert. The dune buggy has deep and fond ties to the area, and so do many enthusiasts of the buggy and its off-roading cousins.John Debernardeaux's dad rode. So did his sister, and even his mom, a little. So. Read Born to ride: Dunes offer fun for off-roaders...