Expediciones De Las Americas – An Adventure of a Lifetime in 6 Stock Jeeps

In 1978, a team of 14 people loaded up 6 stock Jeep CJs at the southern most point in South America and began a 5 month trek north to the Arctic Ocean. When Mike Arnold, a family man and business owner in Northern California, found out about the expedition he and his wife Sheri quickly realized […]

Why #vanlife Sucks

Brent Rose is a writer for Gizmodo, Wired, Outside Magazine, Deadspin and numerous other publications. He also roams around the country while living in a van. We asked him to write about his #vanlife experience, and this is what he has to say. (TL;DR – It’s way more complicated than Instagram makes it out to […]

Rivian Will Bring Electric to Off-Road

By Will Marshal Photos via Rivian The days of Prius drivers turning their noses up at pickups and SUVs are quickly coming to a close. Rivian, a mid-western automotive startup company based out of Normal, IL showed off two production samples of their latest vehicles this week at the LA Auto Show – the R1T […]

The 2020 Jeep Gladiator is Ready to Rumble

By Will Marshal It has been 26 years; 26 long years. Not since the days of former Chrysler CEO Lee Iacocca has Jeep existed in the pickup truck market. Today however, that’s all in the past as Jeep officially unveiled the new Wrangler based “JT” Gladiator pickup truck. Jeep came in with their eyes on […]

Expediciones De Las Americas – An Adventure of a Lifetime in 6 Stock Jeeps

Why #vanlife Sucks

Rivian Will Bring Electric to Off-Road

The 2020 Jeep Gladiator is Ready to Rumble

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Expediciones De Las Americas – An Adventure of a Lifetime in 6 Stock Jeeps

In 1978, a team of 14 people loaded up 6 stock Jeep CJs at the southern most point in South America and began a 5 month trek north to the Arctic Ocean. When Mike Arnold, a family man and business owner in Northern California, found out about the expedition he and his wife Sheri quickly realized […]

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Overland Trip: Lake Alpine, CA

I had a great solo trip to Lake Alpine on the Corral Hollow Trail in July 2012. It’s a great drive if you leave around noon on a Friday. In the summer months you are there before the sun goes down. It takes about three to four hours.  Bear Valley Map The camping crates were already […]

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When Your Daily Driver is Your Overland Rig

We recently connected with Overland Bound Member #0833, Isaac Marchionna about his mega loaded up overland rig that he uses every day as his daily driver in Downtown Portland. He gives us his insight into what to expect when you make your off-road vehicle your pavement pounder on the city streets! Related posts: Land Rover […]

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Overlanding Gear Report: Smaller is Better

By Will Marshal Photos Barry J Holmes It is really easy to get lost in the dazzling shininess of new overlanding gear. And with all the options out there, it’s important to remember all you ever *really* need can fit inside of a Rubbermaid Action Packer in the back of your vehicle. We are all […]