i would say get some better tires for the wheels you have and then see if you need a lift. i run stock tires and wheels and haven't been stuck yet and i've roamed around ocala, green swamp and richloam. i live over in brandon so if you want together and talk jeeps or have a beer, shoot me a pm.
2008 JK X - Jeep Green, 6spd, Home Made Stubby Bumper, MasterCraft Grab Handles, Husky Floor Mats
1995 YJ - Anemic 4 cylinder, 5spd SOLD
1969 CJ5 - Ran into the ground and left for dead