Aerial view of Hi-Lift Trail Day crowd

7th Annual Trail Day set for August 19th, 2017

Hi-Lift Jack Company will host its 7th Annual Hi-Lift® TRAIL DAY on Saturday, August 19th at Redbird State Recreation Area (SRA) near Dugger, Indiana. Over 500 vehicles and 800 people are expected to attend including over 20 different off-roading clubs from 9 different states. The event is hosted by Hi-Lift Jack Company as a way of saying thank you to the off-roading community.

Gates open at 9:00 am, and the event will officially kick off at 10:30 with announcements and nearly $10,000 worth of prize giveaways. Products to be given away will include a combination of special Hi-Lift® product packages and a wide variety of apparel, products and gift certificates donated by a host of off-road and 4×4 manufacturers and distributors including: 4 Wheel Parts, Meyer Distributing, Nitto Tire, Rugged Radios, Yakima Racks, BDS Suspension, RC4WD, WARN Winches, JcrOffroad, Factor 55, Tuffy Security Products, TeraFlex, Insane Jeep Audio and many more!

Following the prize giveaways, food vendors will open so attendees can purchase lunch or snacks before they set out to enjoy the assortment of challenging off-road trails offered at Redbird SRA. Vendors will include Happy Matt’s and Nesbitt’s Gourmet Hot Dogs.

This year’s Hi-Lift Trail Day will help to support the Blue Ribbon Coalition— a national recreation group that champions responsible recreation and encourages individual environmental stewardship. With members in all 50 states, BRC is focused on building enthusiast involvement with organizational efforts through membership, outreach, education and collaboration among recreationists. A separate raffle and 50/50 drawing will take place to raise funds for the cause.

“We are glad to have the opportunity to put on this event as a way of saying thanks to many of our loyal customers and the off-roading community as a whole”, says Steve Dowden – Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Hi-Lift. “It is nice to be able to spread the good word about Redbird SRA, enjoy good fun, food, great prizes, plus have the opportunity to support the Blue Ribbon Coalition.

Registration for Trail Day is free, but a Redbird Gate Fee of $15 per off-road vehicle will be collected upon entry. For more information or to register visit

Event Schedule
9:00am – Check In
10:30am – Introduction / Announcements
10:45am – Raffles & Giveaways
11:15am – Food Vendors open (Happy Matt’s, Nesbitt’s Curbside)
12:00pm – Open Wheeling
7:00pm – Gates Close

Please Note: All vehicles allowed by Redbird SRA are welcome. View property rules here –

Learn more about Blue Ribbon Coalition at

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