The Ultimate F-150 Raptor Road Trip!

Posted on 22. Sep, 2016 by in Ford Canada

It wasn’t that prolonged ago when we let fans of a 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor know how easy it is to switch your lorry between opposite turf modes, optimizing your gearing and circle trip depending on a conditions.

Now it’s time to get out there and knowledge Raptor in a element. Here’s a discerning and unwashed beam for where opposite this good republic of ours we can unequivocally put your lorry by a paces, from rocks to silt and each sand stop in between*.


Rock Crawl – British Columbia

While a 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor looks and feels like a lorry built for speed, a process and harsh inlet of a good stone stand is zero it can’t handle. Hit a “rock climb” symbol on your lurch and afterwards try into a wilds of BC’s reduce mainland, where some of a best stone climbs in a nation are found.

Not usually does Rock Crawl mode prompt a motorist to enter 4 LOW mode and maximize fortitude on this pretence terrain, it also activates a front camera to concede a clearer perspective of what’s on a route ahead.

Spots like “Hamburger Hill” just outward Mission or the foothills around Castlegar, in a Kootenies, yield copiousness opportunities to rigging down and climb!


Baja – Alberta 

From a badlands in a south to spots like Brule Lake and Athabasca in a north, Alberta offers copiousness of sundry turf for those off-roaders looking to get their Raptor into a internal habitat.

Baja mode unequivocally lets a Raptor shine, charity softened engine response and some-more linear energy for a hardcore off-rod driver.


Mud/Sand – Manitoba

With some-more than 110,000 lakes and large vital rivers, Manitoba is a place for mud. There are many locations only outward of Winnipeg, where sand pits wait a attainment of your Raptor.

Mud/Sand mode keeps a steering set in comfort mode to make it easier to stay on course, while enchanting a car into 4 HIGH and optimizing AdvanceTrac to yield a plain balance we need.

Some renouned trails in Manitoba embody a Northstar route (about 300KM from Winnipeg) and Seddon’s Corners, a renouned mark among ATV enthusiasts that is most closer to Manitoba’s largest city.



Sport Mode – Quebec

When it is time for competition mode, conduct to “la goddess province” to knowledge all your Raptor has to offer on plain ground. Sportier steering feel and quicker changeable creates for “spirited” on-road driving.

Enjoy a circuitous roads and monumental views of a Bas-Saint-Laurent – Gaspésie tour, where we will see Quebec like we never expected.


Weather – Newfoundland

It’s mostly pronounced that in Newfoundland, we can knowledge all 4 seasons in a same day. We can consider of no improved place to knowledge Raptor’s continue mode, that automatically engages a stifle response and changeable report to concede larger certainty and handling.

There are many opportunities to get your lorry unwashed on “The Rock”, with the Viking Trail topping a list as a best approach to see a island, strech ancestral spots, and benefit entrance to some of a many off-road spots opposite a province.

This list represents a tip of a iceberg. Get out and learn a best places in your neck to learn what your lorry can do!

Do we have a good off-road mark you’d like to share? Hit a criticism territory next or let us know on amicable media, @FordCanada on chatter or during

It should go but observant that all drivers contingency conform internal laws, speed boundary and any other ordinances as it relates to off-roading, from correct reserve apparatus to respecting private and stable lands. Always use a friend complement and let someone know where you’re headed in your truck.

Be safe, honour a land, and have fun!

*File photos do not etch tangible locations.

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