Tag: Jeep Jamboree

Remembering Mark A. Smith, founder of Jeep Jamboree

On June 9, 2014 a legend passed away.  It is fitting that Mark Smith was eulogized on the Jeep.com website, as the man had contributed so much to Jeep culture over the years. From the Jeep blog: There are certain types of people who only come around once in a lifetime. They are the kind of …

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2014 Jeep Jamboree Registration Opens December 1st @ 12:00 AM (EST)

Jeep Jamborees are two-day, family oriented four-wheel-drive adventures.  They’re for every level of expertise from novice to veteran and everyone in between. From Jeep Jamboree’s website: Any Jeep vehicle with a 4-LO transfer case can participate – that includes everything from showroom stock all the way up to highly modified rigs. Experienced guides help navigate you …

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21st Annual Big Bear Jeep Jamboree May 9 – 11, 2013

Jeep Jamborees are off-road adventure weekends that bring together the outdoors, down-to-earth people, and their Jeep 4x4s. Jeep Jamboree began in 1953 when Mark A. Smith, along with a small group of friends and Rotarians were looking for a way to boost the economy of Georgetown USA. 155 people showed up for the first Jamboree, …

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