Off-road vehicles take over downtown as part of Four Corners 4X4 Week

Hannah Grover
Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — The annual Four Corners 4X4 Week brought off-highway vehicles and four-wheel drive cars to the streets of Farmington this week.

The vehicles lined downtown Main Street on the evening of Sept. 6 as part of the Off-Road Downtown Takeover. The event featured a flex ramp competition at the intersection of Orchard Avenue and Main Street.

A driver backs up the flex ramp, Friday, Sept. 9, 2019, during the annual downtown takeover.

The week-long celebrations coincide with the World Extreme Rock Crawling Grand Nationals Championship that began Sept. 7 and continue Sept. 8.

The championship is at Brown Springs in Chokecherry Canyon inside the Glade Run Recreational Area.

The competition started at 10 a.m. Sept. 7 and continues through the 5 p.m. Sept. 8 when the awards will be presented to the drivers. Tickets are $15 for an adult and $5 for a child for a single day.

Hannah Grover covers government for The Daily Times. She can be reached at 505-564-4652 or via email at

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A trophy is displayed on the hood of an off-road vehicle, Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, during the Off-Road Downtown Takeover in Farmington.
A driver maneuvers his vehicle up the flex ramp, Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, during the Off-Road Downtown Takeover in Farmington.
Emily Bayliss of England sits inside a rig owned by Bloomfield resident Andy Valdez.
4X4 vehicles line the streets of Farmington, Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, during Four Corners 4X4 Week.