Backwoods Adventure Mods Just Changed the Bumper Game

If you’re looking for new bumpers for your 2016+ Toyota Tacoma, look no further than the new Hi-Lite Series from our friends at Backwoods Adventure Mods. Known for their high-quality van and full-size truck bumpers this foray into light truck bumpers is a game changer.

The Hi-Lite gets it’s name from it’s aggressive high clearance design as well as it’s ultra-light weight construction. These USA-made bumpers were created purely with the overlander in mind – to offer a great looking, affordable, full protection, strong and lightweight solution.


Photo: Backwoods Adventure Mods

Photo: Backwoods Adventure Mods

The Hi-Lite two-piece hybrid front bumper gives you full protection with an excellent approach angle and weighs a total of 80-pounds. The 54-pound steel winch cradle bolts directly to the frame and has recovery points and winch mounts built directly into the cradle. The bumper is wrapped with a 26-pound aluminum outer shell. The bumper includes cutouts for pod lights. Retail: $1,599.00 plus shipping.


Hi-Lite Series Front Bumper. Photo: Backwoods Adventure Mods

Hi-Lite Series Front Bumper. Photo: Backwoods Adventure Mods

The Hi-Lite Rear Bumper is a replacement for the vulnerable Tacoma factory bumper. Made with an aluminum body and steel mounting points, this bumper is perfect for additional protection and style. This bumper includes cutouts for 6-inch single row lights and includes license plate LEDS and a trailer wiring harness. It is a perfect replacement without any fender cuts and will bolt right on to the frame. Retail: $1,250.00 plus shipping.


Hi-Lite Rear Bumper. Photo: Backwoods Adventure Mods

Hi-Lite Rear Bumper. Photo: Backwoods Adventure Mods

A third product under development is the Hi-Lite High Clearance Dual Swing Bumper. While not yet available for pre-order, this bumper features a steel, high-clearance bumper, dual aluminum swingouts, and pre-drilled slots for mounting your own accessory setup. No pricing is available yet.


High Clearance Dual Swing Bumper. Photo: Backwoods Adventure Mods

High Clearance Dual Swing Bumper. Photo: Backwoods Adventure Mods

Overall, this looks like a solid outing from Backwoods Adventure Mods and we think the bumpers look clean and well-designed. You can pre-order the Hi-Lite Front and Rear Bumper now. Preorders for the High Clearance Dual Swing should be coming soon. Learn more at Backwoods Adventure Mods.

Photo by Brett Willhelm

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