Betsy Fessler is the Destinations contributor for UTV Sports Magazine since its inception, where her work continually encourages her to find new and exciting places to explore, photograph, and share with our readers. The wonders of Mother Nature and the need for adrenaline facilitate her passion to explore in her 2020 Can-Am Maverick X3 Turbo. She also places importance on keeping our riding areas open and clean, and can frequently be seen picking up garbage during rides. When she isn’t camping and riding, Betsy enjoys hanging out with her husband and dogs, or spending time with her tribe, listening to music, going to flea markets and estate sales, and creating lamps and furniture from new and repurposed items.

DESTINATION | CORVA Northern Jamboree

Costumes, Fun and Games at Frank Raines OHV Park Words and Photos: Betsy Fessler Halloween is the official kick-off for our riding season. Forget jack-o-lanterns—the end of October has evolved into a large celebration in the off-road community. Every year, ever-increasing crowds gather at places like Dumont Dunes, Glamis, and San Mountain to celebrate. People…

Destination | Gold Point, Nevada

The Ghost Town With Genuine Hospitality Story and Photos by Betsy Fessler Gold Point is a living ghost town literally located in the middle of nowhere. All kidding aside, Gold Point lies roughly between Goldfield and Beatty, Nevada. State Route 774 comes to a dead end right into it. Gold Point’s history dates back as…

Destination | Dove Springs, California

How one trip to a familiar destination changed my views of Dove Springs Story & Photos Provided By: Betsy Fessler We received an impromptu invitation from friends to meet and ride at Dove Springs. Truthfully, I felt lukewarm about going. We have visited that area many times before and are familiar with the trails, so…