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Land Rover Defender Series: A (Brief) History of an Overlanding Legend

If you’re an Overlanding enthusiast, the Land Rover Defender needs no introduction. Like the Toyota Land Cruiser, the Defender is inspired by the legendary Willys MB. And like the Willys, it has earned a place in automotive history as some of the most iconic 4×4 SUVs and trucks in the world. Let’s dive in and […]

The Lexus J201 Overland Concept is both Beauty and Beast

Photos by Barry J Holmes The LX 570 is Lexus’ flagship SUV for a good reason. It’s powerful, spacious, ultra-luxurious, and boasts unquestionable off-road capabilities thanks to the latest Toyota-Lexus advances. That said, it wouldn’t be the obvious first choice for an Overland build, right? That’s what we thought, at least until we got a […]

Overland Bound Completes Third Trail Guardian Clean Up in the Mojave National Preserve

Overland Bound Completes 3rd Trail Guardian Work Weekend in Partnership with the Mojave National Preserve – April 24th, 2021 – It was a weekend of hard work, camaraderie and perfect weather in the Mojave National Preserve.

Moving Into “Advanture” Overlanding

When Dave and Angela Spinks decided they were going to shift gears from their overland ready Defender 110 to a setup with more comforts for cold and volatile weather, they asked themselves… Could an off-road capable and adventure ready VAN be the solution? 

The Bronco is Overland Ready

Photos by Jordan Parker Ford unveiled their fully built out overland concept for the new Bronco earlier this month at the Bronco Super Celebration East in Townsend, TN and to say people took notice would be an understatement. The build was met with tremendous enthusiasm from the overland community, and represents the continued expansion of […]

North to the Mountains – Part 1 of 2

The Van Stralen family headed north after their travels through New Mexico right before the Canadian border closed in response to COVID-19. They crossed, quarantined, and then got back in their Jeeps to begin a snowy adventure that didn’t go quite as planned.  Words and Pictures by Epic Family Road Trip OB Adventure Partner 4010

43 Degrees Off Camber in the Wilderness

What would you do if your entire world and worldly possessions sat on the edge of a muddy abyss? Jorge and Jessica Gonzalez of Live Work Wander share through words and illustration one of the most harrowing moments of their life on the road. Words by Jorge Gonzalez Illustrations by Jessica Gonzalez

Vehicle Recovery Kit Basics: What Should You Pack?

The world of overlanding or off-road adventure is exciting, but it can also be daunting for people just getting into it. Along with outfitting your rig and planning the perfect trip, assembling a vehicle recovery kit is just as important—no matter if you’re doing 100% tarmac travel, spending time in the sand dunes, or rock […]