Originally Posted by firecapt
I have some gmrs handhelds that I use for outdoor stuff. I know a 35 mile range is not what you really get. In the wooded areas that I have used them, I have gotten as much as a mile. I was curious if anyone uses these for trail rides
FRS, GMRS, and CB work fine for a group that is close together. CB radio is commonly used by jeep clubs and some off road parks. All of these suffer from terrain effects. If there is a hill or mountain between you and your party you will not be able to talk to them.