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Meet the AZOFFROAD.NET team


At AZOFFROAD.NET, we try to present all information as accurately as possible. However, the Arizona desert is constantly undergoing changes. You must be aware that all trips on this website are accurate at the time of the writing. Since then however, some businesses may have closed, trails may have changed, or roads may have changed. Before your trip, always make sure to check on trail conditions, road conditions, and weather conditions. Please be aware that AZOFFROAD.NET can't be held responsible for inaccuracies, time delays, or any form of personal injury. Thank you for your understanding.

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Bill Legare, cousin, and owner of a transportation company from Massachusetts, Bill frequently joins us on some of our big trips. He's taken part on both "Northern Arizona Expeditions" as well as both "Southern Arizona Expeditions". He loves touring around Arizona to see all that is has to offer. Bill once called Arizona home, a few years ago, that is.


Bill has also taken us up to Maine for snowmobiling trips the past 2 years. Everytime we hang out with Bill, a fun trip is guaranteed to happen.


Daily driver: GMC Sierra

Daniel Neu, cousin of Scotty, is from Ohio. He was once an Arizona native and still enjoys making an annual trip out here for some epic trips. Most recently, he has been a co-driver/co-host on our "Offroad Expedition to the bottom of the Grand Canyon" and our "Route 66 Road Trip". He has also joined us on past trips like both "Southern Arizona Expeditions" as well as the "Northern Arizona Expedition (Part 2)"


Outside of work, Daniel studies education in Ohio.


Daily driver: Dodge Neon

Arizona native and off-road enthusiast Andrew Arena has been a good friend of us here for a long time. As of summer of 2011, he has joined us on many of our rides all around Arizona. Andrew however prefers two wheels when it comes to off-roading. Andrew has helped us find new places to ride.

Scotty Koch - Founder, Webmaster, Photographer, Writer & Editor.


Scotty has been with since the beginning. It was initially started in high school as a way to share his love of Arizona with the general public. Today, Scotty plans and goes on all trips, writes the articles, and is in charge of publishing them on the site. He is also responsible for documenting and editing content (pictures & videos) from the trips for publishing in  addition to managing social media.


When not busy with, Scotty studies Earth & Environmental Studies at ASU during the year, guest writes for the Arizona Office of Tourism, and trip plans for ASU Geoclub.


Daily driver: Jeep Grand Cherokee

Scott Koch - Mechanic, driver, marketing, moral support


AKA Scott Koch Sr., he is a founding member of Since day 1, he has helped execute trips, provide content ideas, and help find local companies to advertise on our site.


Scott also serves as the mechanic, helping with our Jeep build and perform any other trail maintenance before or during our trips.


In addition to his day job and helping out, he manages BBSAUDIO.NET where he builds custom car audio systems.


Daily driver: Honda Accord

Susan Koch - Editor, driver, marketing, researcher, moral support


Susan is one of the founding members of our site since day 1. Today, she helps edit the site, suggest trip ideas as well as drive some trips. She always has her eye out for new places to explore, people that may be interested in the site, or businesses that would make for good advertisers.  


Outside of work, she is a full-time mom.


Daily driver: Honda Pilot

Stephen Neu, cousin & Arizona native, "Stevo" will occasionally join us on trips. He's been on our very first expedition, the Northern Arizona Expedition where we stayed at the remote Fernow Cabin, as well as the second "Northern Arizona Expedition". Stephen has also made an appearance on a few day trips and is generally a funny guy to be around.

Matt Delatorre, cousin & Arizona native, Matt has only joined us on one big trip, the second "Northern Arizona Expedition" but will occasionally join us on smaller day trips on the quads. We like to talk truck/Jeep with Matt to get new ideas for our vehicles.


Daily driver: Ford F-150

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