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This is Why You Need a Shovel Survival Tool in Your Truck

Overlanders! Be prepared when you depart the highway and hit the trail next time. Not all off-roading trips are...

Four Teardrop Trailer Camping Tips for Your Next Adventure

The US market is full of trailers. Teardrop units, in particular, seem to be one of the most famous,...

Three Things Your Trailer Needs for a Camping Adventure

Photo by Vill Van Der Merwe #geoscoutadventures A camping adventure is a good time whether you’re by yourself, with your...

What is a Teardrop Trailer? A Beginner’s Guide to Teardrops

Teardrop trailers became hugely popular in the mid-20th century as a way to hit the open road and explore...

5 Trailer Camping Hacks to Make Overlanding More Functional

Photo by fotoVoyager via iStock We understand that planning and organizing a camping trip can be hectic, but who said...

The New 2023 Conqueror UEV-14 Off-Road Trailer is a Beast

Off-road trailers aren’t anything new. But the 2023 Conqueror UEV-14 is new, and it is an absolute off-grid, overlanding...

This is the Gear You Need in Your Off-Road Recovery Kit

Photo by undefined undefined via iStock  One of the most important things you need to take care of before leaving...

Four Essential Tips for Your First Off Grid Camping Trip

Photo by Sebastian Sonnen via iStock Off grid camping requires good preparation and the correct equipment in order to be...

Sunnyside Offroad Boony Stomper: A True Budget-Friendly Offroad Teardrop

Some good friends of mine love to go camping, but not the rugged, off-grid kind of camping that I...

Which Off Road Camping Trailer is Right For Your Needs?

When in the market for a camper trailer, you will quickly realize that there are countless types and options...

Camp in Style With This Spacious Rooftop Tent With Annex

When it comes to rooftop tents, there are countless choices on the market, both in terms of types and...

Beginner Tutorial: How to Recover a Truck Stuck in Snow

Photo by grebcha via iStock Snow is a lot of fun for off-roading, as a bit of snow can transform...

This is What You Want in an All-Season Camper

The comfort offered by a camper trailer is undeniable. You have all the space and amenities you need while...

Your Guide to the Best Camping Multi Tool

As people who love adventures, we also love tools that can do many jobs but take up the space...

Can You Put a Heater in a Tent?

Photo by Little Crush Film Co.via iStock Winter camping sounds intriguing, and most people love to go fishing when the...

Second Wind Trailers User Review (Lafayette, California)

With the explosion in popularity of camping and overlanding the last couple of years, we've gotten a lot of questions about...

What are Solar Power Panels for Camping Good For?

Photo by swissmediavision via iStock When going off-grid with your friends for a few days, it’s all bells and whistles...

4 Essential Jeep Overlanding Accessories

So, you have a Jeep, and you want to go overlanding. Nice! Now what? Well, as someone with a Jeep...

4 Ways to Make Cooking While Camping Much Easier

Photo by EJJohnsonPhotography via iStock Cooking and camping go hand in hand, but some people enjoy it while others don’t.  Regardless...

How to Make a Remote Work Office Space While Camping

Photo by Vasil Dimitrov via iStock One of the best ways to adapt to the overland lifestyle full-time or to...

Sparks Overland D2 Trailer Review

A while back, we published our annual list of the best expedition trailers. One of the trailers on that...

This Jeep Gladiator Rooftop Tent is a Beast

The Jeep Gladiator needs no introduction when it comes to off-roading and Overlanding, and only a handful of other...

How to Recover a Truck Stuck in Mud

Photo by shaunl via iStock Driving a 4WD through mud is about as much fun as you can have with...

4 Things to Consider When Buying a Teardrop Trailer

Overlanding and off-roading have evolved a lot over time. Technology has helped the industry grow and adapt to modern...

Four Types of KC Off Road Lights You Need for Your Rig

While off-roading, we many times find ourselves driving through the night either because we need to get to camp...

Beaver Built: Tales From the Wild Volume 2

Photo provided by the Buist Family. Used with permission. In case you missed it, we've started a new series of...

Safety Tips for Overlanding with a Trailer

Photo by jacobeukman via iStock Overlanding with a trailer has grown immensely in the last few years thanks to the...

Dodge Ram Off Roading Tips

The Dodge Power Wagon is getting increasingly popular in the off-road world. Its size means that it can easily...

How Good is a Rivian Off Road?

Image Credit: Rivian  There is no denying that the Rivian R1T offers some impressive features. So far, people who have...

Beginner Camping Tips

Photo by Peerapat_Lekkla via iStock At first, camping may seem intimidating. You need to pack everything you need to be...

Camping Gear for Cold Weather

Photo by SimonSkafar via iStock With summer nearing its end, it’s now time to start preparing for cold weather adventures.  Cold...

Essential Overlanding Gear

Summer is starting to wind down here in the northern hemisphere. That means it’s high time to get away...

Ingenious Camping Storage Solutions

Photo by Onfokus via iStock Storage solutions can transform an overland trip. All your gear can be easily accessed, you...

3 Ways to Enhance Your 4Runner Off Road Trips

Photo by lzf via iStock Overland exploration goes back hundreds - if not thousands - of years, but the niche...

Check Out This Off-Road Camping Trailer with Bathroom

Camping trailers are the best escape from city life, and recent years have seen a meteoric rise in the...

2022 Holiday Gift Guide – Gifts Under $500

Photo by CreativaStudio via iStock Here we are at the end of August, so it's time to start talking about...

4 Car Camping Accessories You Need Right Now

Photo by mysticenergy via iStock Not everybody is fond of camping or Overlanding, but those who love it know the...

What Do You Need for Camping Off Grid?

Photo by ArtistGNDphotography via iStock Camping off grid is the toughest type of camping for which to prepare. You need...

What Rooftop Tent Size Do You Need?

Rooftop tents come in a variety of different sizes; however, the options aren’t as many as in a normal...

This Hardshell Camper is the Stuff Off-Grid Dreams are Made Of

Image Credit: FORT Campers An off-road hardshell camper trailer can transform the way we camp. It provides comforts and amenities...

Camper Trailer Storage Box (and Other Storage Necessities)

Off-roading and camping trips ought to be fun and full of adventure. What good is a trip if you...

How Much Does a Teardrop Trailer Weigh (and Other Important Questions)

One of the biggest drawbacks of towing a trailer is having all that weight behind you. It can lead...

Primitive Camping Tips

Photo by CasarsaGuru via iStock As we evolve into comfortable daily lives, we also seem to want to connect with...

Autumn Camping Tips

Photo by ozgurdonmaz via iStock No season is too tough for camping, and when it comes to off-roading and Overlanding,...

Hot Weather Camping Tips

Photo by fotoVoyager via iStock Whenever summer is around the corner, it’s time to prep your truck and pack your...

Tips for Towing a Camper Trailer

Towing a camper trailer can be daunting at first. However, with some good tips and practice, you will get...

How to Maximize Your Ford Bronco Storage Space

Image Credit: Aiden James Customs Ford has rekindled the nostalgia in off-road enthusiasts and Overlanding junkies by bringing back the...

This is One of the Most Legit Overlanding Tools Money Can Buy

Tools that can do multiple tasks but only take the space of one are what overlanders love the most...

RV Camping Tips and Tricks

If you’re new to the camping world, brace yourself. It is all fun and adventure, and once you get...

How Good is the 2022 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro?

Image Source: Toyota Motor Corporation Whenever off-roading vehicles are discussed, Toyota is the first name that comes to mind. Tacoma...

How Much is a Propane Gas Generator? (and Other Important Questions)

If you’re an avid camper or an Overlanding enthusiast, you’d know the importance of reliable power sources and the...

Yes, You Need Solar Panels for Camping

Solar panels are a great way to keep your batteries charged when off-grid.  They are lightweight, do not affect wind...

Which Camp Chef 2 Burner Stove is Best for Camping?

 Image Credit: Camp Chef For many, including me, cooking is one of the best parts of camping. Enjoying a great...

Beaver Built: Tales From the Wild Volume 1

We’re starting a new series of articles here on 4WDTalk that highlights the adventures folks have taken in their...

Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Off Roading: Why the Wrangler is a Beast

Image Credit: Stelantis Media Regardless of which off road brand you stand by, there is no denying that when it...

Moab Overlanding: A Quick Guide

Photo by 1000kbps via iStock One of the best places to overland in the world is Moab. The landscape and...

Anatomy of an Extreme Off Road Teardrop Trailer

An extreme off road teardrop trailer, you say? How does an off road trailer become extreme? Well, there’s quite a...

Five Off-Roading Tracks to Drive Before You Die

Photo by MousePotato via iStock One of the best things about owning a 4WD vehicle is that you can drive...

Planning a Camping Trip: 3 Things to Consider

Photo by kate_sept2004 via iStock Planning a camping trip is much more than just calling your friends over, loading up...

Adventure Trailer Build: How to Design the Perfect Trailer

Photo by Vill Van Der Merwe #geoscoutadventures When I was a kid, “choose your own adventure” books were all the...

Tailgater Tire Table Review

I picked up the Tailgater Tire Table about three months ago because I wanted a sturdy table that offered...

Tent Camping Must Haves: Make Your Trip More Comfortable

In most cases, a good-quality tent is comfortable straight out of the box. However, we sometimes want to take...

What is the Best Time to Go Camping?

Photo by Vera_Petrunina via iStock Camping can be enjoyed all year round regardless of conditions or temperature.  However, there are specific...

Benefits of a Compact Tent Trailer

There’s no denying the fact that Overlanding and camping are two of the most adventurous activities one could enjoy....

Forrest Tool Company MAX Multipurpose Toolkit Review

I've been adventuring in the wild for a long time now, and I've tested tool after tool after tool...

Coleman Easy Up Tent and Three Other Must-Have Camping Items

Image Credit: Amazon Off-roading enthusiasts can never get enough of their camping trips and are always on the lookout for...

Tips for Driving on the Beach

Photo by abey via iStock Beach driving is a great experience. You get to see beautiful coastlines from the comfort...

Peak Refuel Review: Breakfast Skillet

When I go camping, I take a ton of food with me. I love to cook, and I love...

Best Overlanding Trucks for 2022

Photo by ianmcdonnell via iStock For executing a fun and memorable Overlanding trip, you ought to have a solid and...

Which Toyota Rooftop Tent is Right for You?

Are you planning to go camping with your friends? Or taking your young one for an Overlanding trip? It...

How to Improve Your Off Road Driving Experiences

Photo by 4kodiak via iStock Off roading is a great experience. You get to see places experienced by few, and...

What to Look for in an Off Grid Camping Trailer

People love to get away from the city and enjoy fun Overlanding trips with their friends and family. We’re...

Four Things You Need for the Overlanding Lifestyle

Photo by Anze Furlan / psgtproductions via iStock Overlanding requires a lot of work, tons of preparation, and some accessories...

Campsite Setup Ideas

Photo by apomares via iStock Making camp as good as possible usually depends on a variety of different factors. These...

Off Road Pop Up Camper Trailer Buyer’s Guide

Off Road campers are significant investments bought to make our off road lives easier. Because of this, it’s important to...

Solar for Camping: Three Must-Have Items

Camping used to be a tedious endeavor back in the day, and not because the vehicles weren’t good enough...

Best Overlanding Shovel

Image Credit: Forrest Tool Company A shovel is a simple, yet effective overland tool. It can be used to get...

Top 5 Features of the ALP 1000-Watt Propane Generator

It's been about 18 months since I got the ALP 1000-watt propane generator. When I got it, more than a...

What Do You Need for an Ultimate Overland Trailer Build?

When it comes to off-roading and overlanding, campers are always on the lookout for a rugged RV or a...

How to Make Subaru Forester Camping Even Better

"2013 Subaru Forester - First Drive" by The National Roads and Motorists' Association is licensed under CC BY 2.0. Depending...

Is the Offtrax Feenix the Ideal Expedition Trailer Build?

In recent years, the off-road and expedition trailer build market has exploded with all kinds of options. Trailers big...

Ford Ranger Off Roading: Is the 2022 Model Up to the Task?

Image Credit: Ford Media Center  The Ford Ranger has slowly made its way to the top of the pickup list...

The Importance of a Solar Panel Bypass Diode

Solar panels are amongst the most important inventions in modern times. The introduction of solar panels has changed the...

FJ Cruiser Accessories for Overlanding

"Toyota FJ Cruiser" by dave_7 is licensed under CC BY 2.0. The FJ Cruiser is one of the most iconic...

FORT Campers F-6 First Impressions Review

At this year's Overland West, I had the opportunity to get up close and personal with the FORT Campers...

Yes, Budget Overlanding is Possible!

Photo by georgeclerk via iStock One of the biggest barriers to overlanding is the cost. You need to pay for...

Camping Kitchen Table & Other Kitchen Accessories

Photo by Shaith via iStock Cooking is arguably the best part about camping. However, just like most things done outdoors we...

3 Accessories for an Overlanding 4Runner

Image Credit: Cascadia 4x4 There’s no denying the fact that Toyota has given us some really iconic vehicles over the...

Benefits of a Propane Camping Generator

Camping and Overlanding are the two most adventurous hobbies one can enjoy. Going off the grid and spending a...

Types of Off Roading

Photo by HAYKIRDI via iStock There are many different types of off roading one can do. From powering through the mud...

What is a Shackle, and How Do You Use One?

Image Credit: Amazon One of the most useful recovery tools is the shackle. It has a variety of different uses...

Truck Tent Camping Tips

Image Credit: SMRT Tent Loading your stuff on the back of your truck and getting away with your friends is...

A Guide to Overlanding Solar Panels

Overlanding is always a fun adventure, and going away with friends to explore the wilderness is usually cherishable. To...

The Best Recovery Gear

Photo by Maksim Moiseenko via iStock Recovery gear is essential if you're headed out on an off-roading or overlanding adventure....

Summer Camping Gear List

Photo by danilsnegmb via iStock With the warm months approaching, camping is slowly becoming more comfortable.  There is no cold, rain,...

First Impressions of the Conqueror UEV-490

Image Credit: Conqueror Off-Road Campers can never get enough of their Overlanding cravings and off-the-grid camping adventures. There are so...

Best Overlanding Accessories for Powering Your Rig

Image by ianmcdonnell via iStock There’s nothing more exciting for overlanders than having a versatile camping setup that can help...

Off Road Recovery Mistakes to Avoid

Photo by Terryfic3D via iStock Off roading requires skills and preparation. It is a fun activity, but a simple mistake...

What is the Best Off Road Tire for Daily Driving?

Image Credit: Amazon Tires are one of the most effective modifications one can do to a truck. A quality set...

2022 Best Off-Road Teardrop Trailers

Last year, we had quite the lineup of off-road teardrop trailers to present to you in our Best of...

Jeep Off Roading Tips

Photo by Stellantis Media Many people think that off roading is straightforward. The more gas you give the better –...

Essential Jeep Wrangler Upgrades for Overlanding

 "Taking my Jeep Wrangler Off-Road" by Ryan.Kartzke is licensed under CC BY 2.0. The Jeep Wrangler is one of the...

3 Benefits of an Overlanding Pop Up Camper

An overlanding pop up camper is a great type of trailer for off-road adventures. Why? It’s simple! The design enables...

4 Must-Have Accessories for Overlanding Trucks

Photo by jasony00 via iStock Accessories are what make overlanding easy and enjoyable. You can rest in comfort under the shade...

Ram Off Roading: Just How Good is the 2022 Ram TRX?

Image Credit: Stellantis Media Can a pickup truck be called a supercar? I mean, the Ram TRX will certainly put...

Tacoma vs 4Runner: Which is Best for Overlanding?

"Toyota Tacoma" by zombieite is licensed under CC BY 2.0. The Toyota Tacoma and 4Runner have been two of the...

OBi Dweller 15 First Impressions

Over the years, I’ve become hypersensitive about the brands I stand behind. It’s important to me that the gear...

What Do You Need for Camping Off the Grid?

Photo by AscentXmedia via iStock If you’re planning to really get far away from urban life, make sure you’re prepared...

Solar Panel Sizing Guide

Image Courtesy of Sunflare Getting away on week-long trips or weekend adventures should be free of power backup troubles. Who...

Best Camping Gear for Families

Photo by sutlafk via iStock Going out with missus and kids on the weekend can be a great destresser, especially...

12 Things to Know About the Dweller 15 from OBi Camper

It is safe to say that the American market excels when it comes to street-oriented RVs and camper trailers.  However,...

Three Overlanding Tent Options

Photo by ianmcdonell via iStock After a long, hectic day out in the wilderness and traveling through tough terrain, who...

Is This the Ideal Off-Grid Power Generator?

Managing to survive miles away from civilization for multiple days is both relaxing and challenging.  In most cases, the biggest...

Camping Organization Tips

Photo by hobo_018 via iStock If unorganized, camping can get hectic. You constantly search for gear through an endless mess...

Camping Trailer Buying Guide: Getting the Most for Your Money

I don’t want to age myself, but when I was a kid, there didn’t seem to be all that...

What is the Most Fuel Efficient Off Road Vehicle?

Photo by kckate16 via iStock Who said that an off road vehicle can only be rugged, with a tough structure...

The Best Portable Power Supply for Camping

Camping and off-roading are both equally full of fun and adventure. Getting away from city life at the weekend...

Best Expedition Trailers of 2022

One of the best things about overlanding expeditions is exploring far-flung places. The freedom of the open road is...

How to Use Tree Saver Straps (and Other Recovery Gear)

Image Credit: Amazon Off-road recovery gear can get you out of some sticky situations. You just need to know how...

Is the 2022 Land Cruiser Ready for Overlanding?

Image Credit: Toyota Motor Corporation For over 70 years, Toyota’s juggernaut has stood the test of time and enabled off-roading...

What to Include in Your Mini Camper Build

Camper trailers offer great utility when overlanding.  Depending on your setup, you can use them to increase storage space, make...

Summer Camping Tips

Photo by talip via iStock Winter can get tiring, but have you ever tried summer camping in a properly hot...

How to Go Overlanding on a Budget

Photo by maxrix via iStock Overlanding doesn’t have to be expensive. With the correct planning, it can be a relatively...

The Best Gear for Car Camping

Photo by ArtistGNDphotography via iStock What camping gear should I buy? This is a question that has been bothering adventurers...

What is the Best Jeep Model for Off Roading?

Photo via Stellantis Media  Jeeps are the most capable 4x4s on the market. Like every lover of off roading, I used...

Toyota 4Runner Rooftop Tent: 3 Great Options

Image Credit: SMRT Tent The Toyota 4Runner is one of the most famous SUVs in the overland and off-roading world.  With...

How to Define Overlanding

Photo by ianmcdonnell via iStock How do you define overlanding? Recently, the phrase seems to have diverged from its original...

Which KC Hilites are Best for Off-Roading?

Having a solid truck with a durable engine and suspension is just one side of the off-roading story -...

Luxury Overlanding Camping Gear You Should Have in Your Kit

When you plan to go out with your friends on a long weekend, you ought to have a purpose-built...

Keys to the Overlanding Lifestyle

photo by jasony00 via iStock Overlanding is a great activity. It connects us with friends and nature while teaching us...

Best Flexible Solar Panels – Your Comprehensive Guide to Solar Panels for Your Adventure Vehicle

Image Courtesy of Sunflare The idea of clean and cheap energy has been under the limelight for a few decades...

Best Portable Toilets and Accessories of 2022

Image Credit: Ocskaymark via iStock As you might know, one of my favorite places to camp is Alabama Hills, California....

Off Roading Tips for Beginners

Photo by 1000kbps via iStock People who don’t know much about off roading think it’s easy – you just point...

The Ultimate Off Road Toy Hauler

Who doesn’t want to go off roading with their friends and enjoy the serenity of natural landscapes? Off roading...

How to Know If You Need a Camping Generator

Photo by sshepard via iStock In the old days, campers didn’t really need electricity. They had no electrical devices to...

Runaway Camper Venturist Trailer: A Mini Camper for the Toughest Trails

I always have my eye out for products in the off-roading and overlanding space that offer something unique and...

The Best Overlanding Gear for Safety

 photo by sshepard via iStock The urban life and hectic routine are too much to handle for long, and some...

Essential Van Camping Accessories

photo by photoschmidt via iStock A van offers the perfect platform for a camping setup. It is spacious, comfortable, and...

Tailgater Tire Table First Impressions

When you're camping or overlanding, one of the things that's at a premium is space. That means you need...

The Importance of Off Road Recovery Gear

Well, an epic streak has come to an end... Recently while I was off roading with some buddies, I got...

Coleman Camping Gear List

Coleman is one of the most famous brands when it comes to camping gear.  The great price, quality, and good...

SUV Tent Camping Guide

 photo by mysticenergy via iStock SUVs are one of the most common vehicles you see out on the trail. They...

Traction Board Buyer’s Guide

Self-recovery is crucial for any off-roader or overlander.  One of the most effective and relatively cheap self-recovery methods is traction...

Snatch Block – A Beginner’s Guide

Self-recovery is essential to any overlander or off-roader, and the winch is the king of all tools. Even if you...

What are the Best Cars for Overlanding?

 photo by jasony00 via iStock Getting away from the hustle of city life once in a while is refreshing. Taking...

Why You Need a Rugged Solar System

Image Courtesy of Sunflare Going off-road means you need proper equipment that can handle any terrain. That doesn’t just go...

Best Truck Campers of 2022

The beauty of a truck camper is that you are so much more mobile than if you're pulling a trailer or...

Is This the Best Cheap Generator for Camping?

Camping and off-road trips are supposed to be fun and adventurous. Going off-grid and spending a weekend away with...

Everything You Need to Know About Rotopax

Rotopax is one of the best creations in the overland world. It allows the storage of fuel and water...

4 Mods for a Lexus GX460 Overland Build

"Lexus GX460" by TDelCoro is marked with CC BY-SA 2.0. The Lexus GX 460 is a capable SUV if you...

Tips for Camping Alone

 photo by jxfzsy via iStock There are times when you simply can’t find anyone who will join you for a...

Camping Table Buyer’s Guide

photo by ozgurdonmaz via iStock A camping table is one of those items you always use but never think about.  It...

The Next Generation of Toy Hauler Camper is Here – Compact, Lightweight, & Built to Last

The last weekend in March, I headed up to the California Power Sports Expo to check out new and...

Must-Have Offroad ATV Trailer Accessories

photo by IPGGutenbergUKLtd via iStock Adventurers use ATVs for many different reasons - some for fun, and others for work....

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4wdtalk Forum - Register Now Our adventure articles will inspire you to get out there and explore the world around...

Must-Have Camping Kitchen Accessories

 photo by Tuckraider via iStock To many, cooking is the best part of camping. A great meal enjoyed around the...

Off Grid Camping Has Never Been So Easy

When camping, it's fun to go as far off-grid as possible to connect with nature and be alone for...

4 Benefits of a Small Generator for Camping

We all know what it feels like to pack your gear for your next camping trip while contemplating what...

The Best Heater for Tent Camping

 photo by Bondariev via iStock We all know that summer is, by far, the best season for camping. And most...

4 Must-Have Items for Your Tacoma Overlanding Build

photo by ianmcdonnell via iStock The Toyota Tacoma is one of the best overlanders that exists. It is capable, spacious,...

What Should Be in Your Recovery Kit?

 photo by Terryfic3D via iStock Off-roading is great fun,  but it does come with a high risk of getting stuck.  Every...

Camping Cooking Utensils Set Buyer’s Guide

 photo by Bondariev via iStock A camping cooking utensils set is a true lifesaver when it comes to cooking outdoors....

What is the Best Camping Power Supply?

Power at camp is an endless debate. Some people love propane, others petrol, and some solar.  The fact of the...

SureFire Fury Flashlight Review

Last fall, I wanted a new flashlight to replace one that I'd lost. I decided to go with a...

Your Guide to Trailer Tiedowns

If you use a trailer to haul your gear or toys, you know the pain of trying to find...

4 Reasons NOT to Build a DIY Off Road Camper Trailer

photo by CasarsaGuru via iStock Camper trailers can get expensive, and because of this, many people decide to build their...

Diesel Air Heater: Is a Portable or Fixed Option Best for You?

Last year, I installed a 2kw Planar Heaters diesel air heater in my Turtleback Expedition Trailer. It has been...

Camping Solar Panel Guide

Image courtesy of Sunflare There is no doubt that camping solar panel systems for overlanding, off-roading, and other outdoor adventures...

Best Camping Beds

photo by Wavebreakmedia via iStock Being able to sleep well when camping is a crucial factor that ensures longevity in...

The Best 5th Gen 4Runner Mods

The 5th Gen 4Runner is one of the most famous vehicles in the overlanding and off-roading sphere. And for...

The Best Camping Lights

photo by Santiaga via iStock Camping is becoming more and more popular, and a lot of people enjoy this hobby...

High Lift Jack: What to Do (and Not to Do)

photo by luckyraccoon via iStock The high lift jack is a controversial tool. Some people believe it can be extremely...

What to Look for in a Portable Generator for Camping

 photo by sshepard via iStock Camping is more than just heading out to nature and staying there overnight. It is...

Five Truck Camping Accessories to Buy Right Now

photo by ianmcdonnell via iStock It is true that one does not need all the gear to start overlanding. However,...

Overland Shovel Buyer’s Guide

 photo by dikushin via iStock As overlanders, we love tools, and one tool every adventurer must-have is the shovel. Why is...

How to Build the Best Truck for Overlanding

Converting your truck into an overlanding beast requires a lot of thought, research, and hard work. However, the benefit is...

What is the Best Off Road Air Compressor?

photo by Maynagashev via iStock Airing down our tires is one of the most important steps that must be taken...

Camping Chair with Canopy Buyer’s Guide

(GCI OUTDOOR) As winter is slowly coming to an end, it’s time to start preparing for warmer adventures.  The summer usually...

Best 10 Person Camping Tent

 photo by DavidPrahl via iStock Camping tents are one of the most popular items of nature-loving travelers, and they have...

Is This the Ultimate Jeep Offroad Camper Trailer?

The current trends in the automotive world mean that even though more off-roaders are emerging – they aren’t truly...

Hands Free Devices for Overlanding

When you're overlanding (or in any driving situation, for that matter), it's important that you keep your hands on...

Planar Portable Diesel Heater Review

About six months ago, I picked up a new toy - the Planar Heaters 4kw diesel heater. And since the...

SMRT Tent Summit Suite First Impressions

I recently swapped out the rooftop tent on my Turtleback Expedition Trailer to an SMRT Summit Suite. Now that I’ve...

Best Jumper Cables – 5 Great Options

 photo by GCShutter via iStock The use of jumper cables can be extremely helpful when your car battery dies, and...

Overlanding Gadgets You Need in Your Kit

Photo by milehightraveler via iStock One of the best things about overlanding is the ability to hit the road and...

How to Get Out of Mud Without a Winch

photo by chokchaipoomichaiya via iStock Mud may be one of the most fun terrains to drive in when off-roading. However, there is...

What is an Inverter Generator?

 photo by adamkaz via iStock If you’re reading this, you have probably asked yourself at least once, “what is an...

How to Tie Down a Load

 photo by Pranee Mankit via iStock Whether you’re moving to a new home, taking your side-by-side or dirt bike to...

NEBO Flashlight Review

One of the most critical tools you need in your overlanding or off-roading kit is a good flashlight. You want...

Best Dash Cams Under $100

photo by Toa55 via iStock No matter how careful you are, you are at risk of various accidents from the...

How to Get Diesel Smell Out of Clothes

 photo by ConstantinosZ via iStock Have you ever gone to fill up your diesel heater and spilled diesel on your...

Essential Family Camping Gear

photo by apomares via iStock Camping with the family is a whole different beast than camping alone or with mates.   I...

How Fast Can You Drive in 4×4 High?

 photo by Onfokus via iStock How fast can you drive in 4 high? That’s the age-old question that every new...

Difference Between 33” and 35” Tires – Which Tire is Better for Off-Road?

 photo by molchanovdmitry via iStock There's a lot of debate surrounding the best size tire for off-roading. While 33 inch...

Overlanding Storage Ideas for SUVs

When it comes time to outfit your SUV as an overlanding rig, one of the first things you should...

Why are Jeeps Expensive to Maintain?

 photo by deepblue4you via iStock Let’s face it, that mud-covered kid inside of us really wants an equally mud-covered Jeep...

Tips for Camping in a Conversion Van

 photo by RomanBabakin via iStock When was the last time you went on a trip that would rest your soul...

Which Alpicool Portable Refrigerator is Best?

I don't know about you, but when I'm Overlanding, there's nothing like settling down at camp, cooking up a...

GPS for Overlanding – Your 8 Best Options

 photo by Rostislav_Sedlacek via iStock A GPS is often one of the overland modifications that get overlooked. You know, in...

4 High vs 4 Low: When Should They Be Used?

 photo by MG_54 via iStock Off-road trucks are complicated things to someone who has never been around them. In most...

REI Roof Top Tent Buyer’s Guide: Picking Up an SMRT Roof Top Tent

If you want to get up off the cold, uncomfortable ground and away from predators, a roof top tent...

Toyota Tundra – Is This the Best Truck for Overlanding?

Toyota Motor Corporation Tundra Overlanding The Toyota Tundra is the larger of the two Toyota pickup models, and it is an...

What are Beadlock Wheels?

 photo by avid_creative via iStock Off-roading is a difficult task. Moving a two-ton piece of steel over rocks, mud, and...

Best All Terrain Tires for 2022

photo by XH4D via iStock Most people see tires as a grudge purchase. They cost a lot of money, wear...

Hydroplaning: What is It, and What Do You Do When It Happens?

Photo by BaronVisi via iStock Driving in rainy weather can always be an invitation to dangerous situations. One of those...

Best Camping Lanterns of 2022

 photo by ArtistGNDphotography via iStock When you’re venturing out into nature for a camping trip, you know it gets incredibly...

4 Reasons Why You Need a Portable Power Station for Camping

Let's face it - camping today is not what it used to be. When I was growing up, we had...

8 Essential Interior Mods for Your Off-Roading Vehicle

Over the course of the pandemic, a lot of folks have gotten heavily into overlanding, camping, and off-roading. After...

RKS Off-Road Purpose Trailer First Look

Back when I was at Overland West, I was hanging out at the Black Rifle Coffee booth when a...

The Best Quiet Generator for Camping

Power generators at camp can be both a curse and a blessing. They can provide some much-needed electricity regardless of...

TrueVan vs Winnebago Sprinter Van

Way back last fall when I was at Overland West, I visited the TrueVan and Winnebago areas to get...

Planar Diesel Heater Review

I've owned this Planar diesel heater (it's the 2kW version) for five months and have used it quite extensively....

What Can I Power With a 1000W Generator?

Have you ever gone on a longer camping trip and run out of charged power banks? Or maybe you...

The Best Camp Chef Grill Accessories for Overlanding

I got a Camp Chef Woodwind 24 WiFi grill a few months back and was so impressed with it...

Heating for Camping Made Easy

 photo by epicurean via iStock It’s that time of year again, winter is in full swing, temps are low, and...

Vector OffRoad E-Dock Guide & Review

Those of you that know me, know that I love off-roading, Overlanding, and photography. So, when I head out...

A Beginner’s Guide to Nude Camping

 photo by VikaValter via iStock Last week, I published an article on the best nude camping grounds in the U.S....

Can a Luxury Camper Van Go Off-Road?

When most people think of a camper van, they think of a vehicle that will only be good for...

Which is Best? Propane, Electric, or Diesel Heater for Van?

 photo by Zephyr18 via iStock Heating a van is one of those subjects that is difficult to answer. It’s not...

What are the Best Offroading Tires?

 photo by HAYKIRDI via iStock Offroading is all about having the right gear for the terrain. Different terrains call for...

How to Pinpoint the Reasons Behind Death Wobble

 photo by JackF via iStock Death wobble has been haunting lovers of trucks for decades. You are cruising along on...

Best Nude Camping Grounds in the US

Photo by AygulSarvarova via iStock I'll be the first to admit that nude camping isn't my thing... However, there is a...

10 Tips for Those Who Want to Try Sprinter Vanlife

 photo by Oleh_Slobodeniuk via iStock Sprinter vanlife is a lifestyle that most people dream of or plan for their future....

More Than a 2 Inch Lift Kit on a Solid Axle Vehicle? It’s Not as Easy as You Think

photo by golubovy via iStock We have all been told that solid axle vehicles are far easier to lift than...

Sleeping Bag Cleaning Guide

 photo by Glenn Pettersen via iStock If you are an avid camper, trekker, or climber, you will often use a...

Diesel vs Gas Trucks for Overlanding

 photo by maxrlx via iStock When you are looking into an overlanding vehicle, the first thing you need to decide...

Why You Need an Aftermarket Steering Damper

 photo by wattanaphob via iStock There are many questions and misconceptions around steering dampers. When do you need to upgrade?...

How a Lift Kit Can Prevent a Rollover

photo by Bulgnn via iStock Common sense says that lifting a vehicle makes it more prone to rolling over due...

Why You Should Consider a Diesel Forced Air Heater

photo by Mumemories  via iStock If you are a summer camper, you may not have considered a diesel air heater;...

5 Reasons You Need a Generator for Camping

 photo by fstop123 via iStock When you go camping, you have likely thought about leaving home certain devices other than...

Skinny vs Wide Tires

 photo by molchanovdmitry via iStock Since the dawn of off-roading, the question of skinny vs wide tires has been haunting...

Will Gasoline Generators Be Phased Out?

Photo by adamkaz via iStock Earlier this month, I was reading the L.A. Times and came across a story about...

The Jeep Trailcat has a Trail-Shattering 707 Horsepower

Stellantis North America When you pair a Dodge Challenger Hellcat with a Jeep Wrangler, the result is not for the...

Are Rooftop Tents Becoming as Popular as Campers?

 photo by Oleksandr Filon  via iStock Camping is a timeless hobby and one that has taken several different forms these...

Should You Buy a Diesel or Gasoline Wrangler/Gladiator?

Stellantis media  Diesel engines have not been very popular in the US throughout the years. People seem to prefer the...

The Tesla Model X That Eats Dirt for Breakfast

Delta 4x4 The Offroad Company “Offroad” and “Tesla” are probably two words you never expected to use in the same...

How to Plan a Long Camping Trip

 photo by tomazl via iStock If you are planning to explore the wild outdoors on your next camper trip, there...

Everything You Need to Know About Body Lifts

 photo by gokhanilgaz via iStock Lifting a 4WD has many benefits. One of the most profound ones is the ability...

Benefits of Solar Power for Camping

photo by Photosbyjam via iStock Overlanding vehicles and campers are taking more and more electrical appliances on board these days...

ALP 1000-Watt Propane Generator Review

Late last year, I picked up an ALP 1000-Watt propane generator to serve as a backup power system for...

Why You Should Avoid More Than a 2 Inch Lift Kit for Your IFS Vehicle

photo by Toa55 via iStock Let’s be honest, the bigger the lift the more excited we get. The truck looks...

Why the Jeep Grand Cherokee WJ is the Best One Ever Made 

Jeepspecs The Jeep Grand Cherokee WJ is the second generation of the vehicle and according to many, the best one...

Camp Chef Pro60X First Impressions

Just about two months ago, I got a Camp Chef Woodwind 24 WiFi grill for my backyard. It was...

How to Convert Your Car Into a Microcamper

photo by KonArt via iStock While we usually talk about trucks and 4x4 overlanding vehicles here, we have also been...

Netherlands Travel Guide

 photo by Yasonya via iStock This tiny country is often mentioned in Hollywood movies because of its closely related history...

Conversion Van Features You Will Want

As camping becomes an increasingly popular hobby for many outdoor lovers out there, building a camper conversion van has...

The Future of Toyota Trucks – Are They Going Electric?

Toyota Newsroom Toyota recently made a huge unveiling of a series of electric vehicles that gave people an idea of...

Land Rover Reliability Isn’t As Bad as People Say

Media Land Rover If you’ve been drooling over Land Rovers but stayed away due to reliability issues, I have good...

Overlanding Gear Checklist

 photo by sshepard via iStock Whether it’s the vehicle itself, your kitchen setup, bonus exterior features, technical supplies or a...

Cold Weather Camping Guide for Beginners

 photo by wildart via iStock Camping in cold weather is becoming increasingly popular, and honestly, you will easily find out...

Should You Buy a Pre-Modified 4WD or a Stock One and Build it Yourself?

 photo by Morsa Images via iStock In the automotive market, the value of the modifications you do to a vehicle...

Choose Your Type of Adventuring Before You Choose Your Vehicle

 photo by MousePotato via iStock Different types of vehicles excel at different types of adventuring. Some are great on hard-core...

ALP Propane Generator One-Year Review

It's hard to believe it's already been a year since I got my first ALP 1000-watt propane generator. Yet, here...

The 10 Best Mud Eaters Ever Made

photo by Anikin4 via iStock It is a well-known fact that if you don't plan on using your vehicle for...

4 Reasons to Want the New Land Rover Discovery

Land Rover Let’s address the most asked question right at the beginning. Is it still a proper Land Rover? And...

The Second Generation Mercedes G-Class vs Its Predecessor, The Brick

Daimler AG “The brick” was a nickname in the car world for many years. And it was a well-deserved one. Keep...

Australia Travel Brochure: Where to Spend Your Time

 photo by omersukrugoksu via iStock Australia is another one of those epic locations we can find on just about anyone's...

10 New Versions of Legendary Off-Roaders

 photo by PeopleImages via iStock Do you like driving on unpaved roads in addition to paved roads? Then an all-terrain...

A Beginner’s Guide to Camping Generators

photo by adamkaz via iStock Having power when off-grid may be one of the biggest challenges camping enthusiasts must overcome.  Because...

5 Types of Off-Roaders – Where Do You Fit?

 photo by chokchaipoomichaiya via iStock Just like with any hobby, in the case of off-roading and overlanding, we have different...

Solar Power for Camping: A Beginner’s Guide

Photo by Voyagerix via iStock When I was a kid, we "roughed" it in a small bumper-pull trailer. In the...

5 Off-Road Modifications That Will Help You Go Further

 photo by AlexD75 via iStock The list of off-road modifications one can do to their 4WD is endless. Some are...

2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Gifts Under $50

Photo by PeopleImages via iStock We're coming down to the wire with the holiday shopping season... If you still have some...

Why Mercedes Camper Vans are Ideal for Overlanding

Whether you are on the road with your friends through the wilderness or just exploring untouched nature all by...

The Iconic Suzuki Jimny, a Tiny 4×4 with a Great Personality

Suzuki Media The Suzuki Jimny has been around for almost fifty years and, despite its age, is only in its...

Toyota is Now Offering a Factory TRD Lift Kit for the New Tundra

Toyota Press Room All new cars lack aftermarket support as companies did not get the chance to develop any accessories...

Guide For Best Camping Water Filter

photo by stockstudioX via iStock In many cases, overlanders or hikers tend to find sources of water out in nature....

Why Your IFS Truck Needs Aftermarket Underbody Protection

photo by Jason Finn via iStock Trucks that are used for off-road adventures often get pushed to their limits which...

5 Overlanding Accessories You Can’t Live Without

photo by Huseyin Bostanci via iStock If you don’t want to end up in a nasty situation on any overlanding...

The Best Generator of 2021

Over the years, I’ve tested a lot of different generators - big, small, gas-powered, propane-powered...you name it. Some of those...

Ford Bronco Tube Doors and Other Updates are Coming

Ford.com Tube doors…some people love them others hate them. They provide the open-air experience while also enabling the driver to...

Where to Spend Your Time in Iceland

photo by den-belitsky via iStock Many of us have dreamed of going to Iceland and social media has been flooded...

How to Be a Digital Nomad

photo by cookelma via iStock If you have social media of any kind, you must have undoubtedly seen the footage...

Turtleback Trailer: Adventure Series Buyer’s Guide

Many of you likely already know that I have a Turtleback Expedition trailer. I've had it for over a...

The Best Budget Camping Water Containers

 photo by Miyuki Satake via iStock Overlanding water storage is one of the most important problems an adventurer needs to...

Overlanding With Your Dog

photo by stevecoleimages via iStock Of course, we all love our dogs, and most dog owners would love to bring...

The Basics of Off-Road Driving

photo by DmitryLityagin via iStock With a few well-thought-out modifications and a dose of common sense, just about anyone could...

Heating Your Tent During the Winter Months

Now that summer is long gone and we're firmly into fall, it's time to start planning some fall and...

Top 5 Most Commonly Made Mistakes While Off-Roading

 photo by nodramallama via iStock You’re driving loose in a very muddy creek in your 4WD truck, blocking the throttle...

Why You Should Avoid Strut Spacers

 photo by welcomia via iStock Strut spacers or leveling kits are a common way to lift your truck and get...

Should You Upgrade to Air Suspension for Overland Travel?

 photo by Andrey Vershinin via iStock The suspension is one of the most important parts of a 4WD. It holds...

The 2022 Ford Ranger Has Finally Been Revealed

Ford.au The current generation Ford Ranger has been in production for a while now and it is time for an...

3 Things to Know About Propane Generators

When it comes to shopping for a generator for your camping and overlanding needs, there are loads of options. You...

Must-Have Items for Overland Cooking

photo by Volodymyr_Plysiuk via iStock In recent years, the number of people engaging in outdoor hobbies, including overlanding, has grown...

Is the Ram 1500 BackCountry a Rebel For Those On a Budget?

Stellantis Media We all know that the off-road-ready trim levels of trucks can be pricey and, in many cases, it...

5 Budget-Friendly Off-Road Vehicles

photo by Adventure_Photo via iStock As more and more people venture into the outdoors, the demand for cheap off road...

Overland First Aid Safety Kit Essentials

photo by LifestyleVisuals via iStock As you drive further and further away from civilization, you need to become self-reliant since...

Is 2021 the Best Time to Buy a Pickup Truck?

 photo by AleksandarNakic via iStock Suppose you are thinking of buying a new pickup truck. In that case, the question...

Want a 2022 Toyota Tundra? You’ll Have to Wait…

2022 Toyota Tundra A while back, Toyota revealed its redesigned 2022 Toyota Tundra with much fanfare. The truck was in...

This Land Cruiser vs Rivian R1T is the Comparison We All Need to See

YouTube Screenshot/JonDZ Adventuring When you think about classic off-roaders, the Toyota Land Cruiser immediately comes to mind.  While I prefer the...

Why You Need Diff Breathers

photo by Luka Banda via iStock A huge wave comes raging over your windscreen, your engine screaming, and your seat...

How to Avoid Vehicle Damage When Off-Road

 photo by Robin Skjoldborg via iStock It's every overlander’s worst nightmare: you are on a sick trail and suddenly a...

2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Gifts Under $150

Photo by mapodile via iStock We're just a week away from Black Friday and the "official" start of the holiday...

Why Fully-Loaded Off-Roaders are Unnecessary

Toyota Newsroom In the 4WD world, we tend to believe that to have fun we need to spend huge amounts...

Simple Campfire Salmon

Whether you're out for a quick weekend camping getaway or on an extended overlanding adventure, having "home-cooked" meals while...

The New Mazda CX-50 is Unlike any Other Mazda

Media Mazda  When you hear the brand “Mazda,” the first thing that comes to mind is usually a small city...

The Best of 2021

With 2021 coming to a close in a matter of weeks, it's time to unveil our inaugural "best of"...

4 Benefits of Propane Generators

When I first started getting into overlanding, I had a little 1000-watt gas-powered generator that was, well, awful. I don't...

The Chevy Colorado Trail Boss Just Got the Ax

General Motors The Chevy Colorado Trail Boss was one of the vehicle concepts at the recent SEMA show that generated...

Old vs New 4WDs

Photo by shaunl via iStock Old 4x4s...there’s something about them, from the way they look to their indestructible chassis and...

Watch a Flooded $100,000 Jeep Wrangler Get Rescued

YouTube Screenshot/Matt's Off-Road Recovery Yikes, this one's gonna hurt... It's no fun to get your off-roader stuck anywhere, but getting stuck...

Coils vs Leaf Springs – Which One is Best?

photo by Supersmario via iStock Pickup trucks and certain 4x4s are the last types of vehicles that in some cases...

4 Reasons Why Diesel Heaters are Ideal for Overlanding

While there are a lot of different ways to stay warm while you're in the wilderness, I personally think...

Small vs Big 4WD – Which is Best?

Suzuki Media  In the world of 4WDs, we many times think that bigger is always better; however, that is not...

This Traditional Beef Chili Recipe is Perfect for Fall Camping Trips

I was up at Big Bear, California last weekend for a quick camping trip, and I knew that it...

A Sneak Peek of the Ultra-Wide Ford Bronco R

The Bronco Nation The new Bronco has gotten both good and bad attention from the media. That’s partly because it...

Ford Will Soon Offer an F-150 Supercharger

F-150Last week's SEMA show gave us all kinds of goodies to look forward to, like the Tundra Desert Chase...

How to Make Homemade Pizza While Overlanding

I'm all about cooking great food when I'm overlanding. I mean, why eat MREs when I can make things...

Why a Suspension Upgrade Should Be Done Last

photo by Bulgnn via iStock Let’s be honest, as soon as you buy a 4x4 the first thing you want...

Toyota Unveiled the TacoZilla at SEMA – And I Want One

Toyota Pressroom  We all know that we got to see some cool trucks at SEMA last week. However, this year...

The Tundra Desert Chase Might Be the Vehicle to Take Down the Raptor and TRX

Toyota Press Room  Between the most well-known truck manufacturers, Toyota has been the last one to join the full-sized desert...

This Recipe for Campfire Shrimp Kabobs is the Ideal Quick Meal for Camping

Photo by 4kodiak via iStock I know what you're thinking... Is shrimp really camping food? Well, in my book it is! And...

The Best Things About Overlanding in a Camper Van

I'll be the first to say that overlanding can be done in all sorts of vehicles... Minivan? Sure. Station wagon?...

Ford Raptor 37 vs Ram TRX – Who is the King Of Desert Racing?

Stellantis Media  Ford wasn’t going to sit around and watch the TRX get all the media attention. After all, the...

The Ford Bronco DR Can Be Yours for a Cool $250,000

Ford I think we can all agree that the new Ford Bronco has been a smash hit. And when a...

A Cheap Alternative to a Winch: A Hand Winch

photo by bizoo_n via iStock I think that we would all agree that the winch is the best recovery tool...

Ford Offers a (Brief) Glimpse of the All-New Ranger

YouTube Screenshot/Ford The all-new Ranger is set to debut on November 24th. And while spy photos have been taken of...

First Impressions and First Cook on the Camp Chef Woodwind 24 WiFi

I don't know about you, but I love to grill. I love to cook in general, be that for...

Why is Wheel Offset Important for an Off-Road Vehicle?

 photo by PeopleImages via iStock What are wheel offsets? It’s a question that has been haunting every car enthusiast for...

Use These Tips to Make Cooking While Camping a Breeze

Photo by DaryaRyabova via iStock I love to cook in everyday life, and that doesn't change when I'm camping or...

The New Wrangler 4xe Starts at $54,125

Stellantis As we reported yesterday, Ford and GM saw lower profits in the third quarter of this year, which would...

Chip Shortage Causes Ford, GM Profits to Fall

Ford Media Center Let's file this under "least surprising news of the day." It's no secret that the chip shortage has...

A Brand-New Range Rover Has Been Released After 10 Years

Land Rover Newsroom All of the most recognizable and praised vehicles in the world undergo changes very rarely.  In this case,...

Is the All-New GMC Sierra Good For Overlanding?

GMC Pressroom  GMC hasn’t just updated the Sierra, it has also added two brand-new trim levels and one of them...

A Quick Guide on Generator Etiquette

Photo by ivandan via iStock We've all been there... You're settling in for a good night's rest in your tent or...

3 Types of Portable Camping Heaters

Whether you like a good cold weather camping trip or you just find that you get chilled at night...

The GM Backlog of Trucks is Steadily Declining

General Motors It seems like we're always talking about one automaker or another having to park a bunch of its...

PaxPower Will Make a 770HP F-150 That Will Demolish Any Raptor or TRX

PaxPowerAre you desperately waiting for a Raptor R, but it seems too far away? Well, there might be a...

Are Lithium-Ion Batteries for RVs Worth the Expense?

Photo by Voyagerix via iStockI had the AGM batteries in my Turtleback Expedition Trailer replaced a while back with...

Unibody Structure vs Body on Frame: Which is Best for Off-Roading?

 photo by Petrichuk via iStockThe age-old question which seems to be surrounded by many misconceptions - unibody vs body...

F-150 Tremor vs Ram Rebel: Which is Better?

Ford Media Ford has just come out with the new F-150 Tremor and it seems like the updates made may...

This Guy Took a Ram TRX Around the Nürburgring

I have to admit that when I think of the Nürburgring, I do not think of driving a truck around it....

Ford’s Retractable Tailpipes Will Improve Off-Road Capability

Rendering of Ford's retractable tailpipe/US Patent OfficeWhen you think about what automakers can do to improve the off-road capability...

The Toyota Tacozilla is the Retro Camper Van You Didn’t Know You Needed

ToyotaToyota is creating an interesting show vehicle for the upcoming SEMA show.Based on the Tacoma, the Toyota Tacozilla is...

Confirmed: The Ford Bronco Everglades is Coming

Sample image of the Ford Bronco shown above. Official images of the Bronco Everglades have not yet been released.Sometime...

Do Vehicle Brands Matter?

 photo by njmcc via iStockAs lovers of vehicle-based adventure, we many times have a soft spot for certain trucks....

Jeep Gladiator Price Hike: 2022 Models Will Be More Expensive

Stellantis (2021 model shown)If you've had your eye on getting a Jeep Gladiator, you'll have to fork over more...

What’s the Best DIY Truck Bed Liner?

 photo by Brostock via iStock Which is the best DIY truck bed liner? We all love our pride and joy...

An All-New Toyota Tacoma Has Been Spied

 TFLTruck A viewer of the Youtube channel TFLTruck revealed some pictures of what looks like an all-new Tacoma. All the photos...

How Long Should You Keep an Overlanding Vehicle?

 photo by molchanovdmitry via iStockHow long should you keep an overlanding vehicle? This is a question I’ve thought of...

4 Overlanding Packing Hacks to Save Space (and Your Sanity)

Photo by sshepard via iStockI think we can all agree that overlanding is a lot of fun.But there are definite downsides...

How to Make Car Camping More Comfortable

Photo by epicurean via iStock Whether you're out for a weekend adventure in your car, SUV, or truck, or you're...

Tent Maintenance: How to Care For Your Tent

Photo by Yarygin via iStockWhether you only occasionally use a tent or it's your primary accommodations when you're overlanding,...

Want to Live the #VanLife? Use this Camper Van Buying Guide to Get Started

There is no doubt that the lure of the open road is strong. I mean, what could be better...

Three Types of Camper Vans – Which One is For You?

Field VanVanlife – it seems to be a growing trend in which more and more people are getting hooked...

Easy Campfire Recipe: Grilled Hot Dogs With Cast-Iron Beans

Photo by LauriPatterson via iStock When I load up and head out for an overlanding adventure, more times than not,...

Is the Ford Expedition Timberline Off-Grid Concept the Overlanding Rig for You?

FordWith major players like Ford now dabbling in the overlanding space, it's becoming evident that building bigger, better, and...

Should Pickups Be Banned? Discussing the Recent Rumors

 photo by emholk via iStockEvery once in a while, someone who probably has too much free time on their...

Jeep President, Jim Morrison, Quoted as Saying Ford is “Tricking” Customers With the New Explorer Timberline

Ford Media Center  The Ford Explorer Timberline was released a few months ago and it is supposed to offer access...

Benefits of Beadlock Wheels For Overlanding

Black Rhino  What are beadlock wheels? All the cool rigs seem to have them, right? Well, there is no arguing...

Southwest Disk Roswell 24-Inch Discada Review

Southwest DiskI know what you're thinking...A full two-foot-wide cooking disk - is that even necessary?I admit that when I'm...

Checklist for Camping With Dogs

photo by PhotoAttractive via iStock Camping with dogs can be enormously fun. Personally, I'd rather go camping with my dog...

What Suits You Best? A Camper Trailer or a Truck-Based Camper?

Four Wheel CampersThis article is a follow-up to this article that looked into the pros and cons of both...

4 Mistakes First-Time Overlanders Often Make

Photo by Solovyova via iStockSo, you're ready for your first overlanding adventure?Think again...There are so many details that go...

Towable Trailer vs Truck Bed Camper: The Pros and Cons

Opus CamperThere are many ways one could go about doing the normal day-to-day stuff like cooking, sleeping, or chilling...

Rivian Pre-Orders Hit Nearly 50,000

RJ Scaringe/Rivian via TwitterWe've been talking a lot about Rivian lately, particularly since the first production Rivain rolled off the...

The Project M From Four Wheel Campers Might Be the Best Truck Bed Camper Yet

fourwheelcampers.comThe Project M topper from Four Wheel Campers is the most affordable solution to camping in the back of...

How to Prep a Camper for Winter Storage

Photo by SweetyMommy via iStockIt's always a sad day when the time comes to prep a camper for winter...

Off-Road Lighting: 7 Things You Might Not Know

 photo by maxrlx via iStockYou might think that lights are a simple thing and once you have them on...

Essential Fall Camping Tips

Photo by AnjoKanFotografie via iStockWell, summer is officially over and fall is definitely here (at least here in Wyoming...)....

Is Sound Deadening Your Rig Worth It?

 photo by asikkk via iStockMost 4x4s - and specifically the old ones - aren’t what one would call quiet...

Hells Gate in a Rivian R1T? No Problem!

YouTube Screenshot via Paddle Pedal PedalsIt hasn't been but a few weeks since Rivian began deliveries of its new...

You Can Make the New Frontier More Capable than Ever with Nismo Off-Road Parts

NissanWhen I hear Nismo I think of Nissan GTRs or Skylines cruising around Japan and not a pickup truck...

Propane Generator vs Gas for Camping: Which is Better?

Photo by sshepard via iStockThe propane generator vs gas debate has become popular in recent years with the increasing...

Camper Storage Tips: Cleaning the Exterior

"steel-RV-storage-building" by SteelMaster Buildings is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0Now that fall is here (in the northern hemisphere, anyway), it's time to start...

The Honda Passport Trailsport is Here to Combine Soft Roading and Overlanding

HondaNow, I know a Honda Passport isn’t the first thing that pops to mind when you think of overland...

Must-Have Overlanding Accessories

Photo by Huseyin Bostanci via iStock When you think about must-have overlanding accessories, your mind probably wanders to the common...

What You Need to Know Before Buying an EcoDiesel Gladiator or Wrangler

StellantisDiesel 4WDs have been very popular amongst off-road lovers around the world; however, the US never really warmed up...

2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Gifts Under $250

Photo by Atstock Productions via iStock If you have an overlanding or off-roading enthusiast on your holiday shopping list, we've...

The Tool Every Overlander Needs

Forrest Tool Company The tool we are talking about today comes from Forrest Tool Company out of Durango, Colorado and...

3 Tips for Making Overlanding Easier

Photo by yocamon via iStockI'll be the first to say that overlanding is not easy...However, there are some things...

How to Stay Warm While Cold Weather Tent Camping

 photo by julief514 via iStockWith fall just around the corner here in the northern hemisphere, all I can think...

Ford Confirms the 2022 Bronco Raptor

Your wait is over! Here's an incredible first look of the 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor. Just last week, we reported...

Is the 2022 Tundra Suitable for Remote Travel?

As trucks and cars are getting more complicated, the number of vehicles that are suitable for remote travel seems...

BREAKING NEWS – The New Toyota Tundra Loses the V8

We all know what a Toyota Tundra is, so I am not going to bore you with some special...

What Are Remolded Tires, and Should You Fit Them to Your 4WD?

photo by PeopleImages via iStockDepending on size, type, and quantity, fitting some new rubber to your rig can quickly...

Best Hard Shell Tent of 2021

When it comes to rooftop tents, there are plenty of options - both hard shell and soft shell -...

How to Save Up for the Ultimate Trip Around the World

photo by cineuno via iStockComing up with a realistic monthly figure of the money you will need to travel...

2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Gifts Under $100

Photo by franckreporter via iStock Holiday shopping for your fellow off-roading and overlanding enthusiasts can be a big task. After...

The New Ford Ranger Should Be Announced Soon

FordA new Ford Ranger has been in the works for some time now, but we finally have an idea...

A Peak District Adventure

My first green laning adventure had taken me through the beautiful Midlands countryside. There was mud, ruts, and shallow...

A Ford Bronco Raptor Appears to Be in the Works

The Ford Bronco, shown above, may soon have a Raptor cousin.We’ve documented how popular the new Ford Bronco is...

The First Rivian R1T Has Rolled Off the Assembly Line

RJ Scaringe/Rivian via TwitterIt’s been a long time coming for the first Rivian R1T…After years of planning and months...

How Does Solar Power Work for Overlanding?

Photo by swissmediavision via iStock Whether you're headed out for a quick weekend camping trip or you're hitting the road...

The Chevy Silverado ZR2 Is Finally Here – Let’s See What It Has to Offer

Chevy wasn’t buying into the big pickup truck / off-road racer game and didn’t seem to care that Ford...

Adrenalin Industries – An Overland Camper That Rules All Overland Campers

I am not a huge fan of overland campers, vans, or camper extensions for pickup beds. That’s not because...

Camping Gear You Need, But Always Seem to Forget

Photo by hobo_018 via iStock Let's face it - camping requires a lot of gear, big and small. And despite my best efforts...

2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Gifts Under $1,000

 photo by DNY59 via iStockWhether you're shopping for yourself or a loved one, there are lots of excellent gift...

Off-Road Vehicle Buyer’s Guide

Photo by Diy13 via iStock If you want to get into off-roading, you'll need the appropriate vehicle. The question is,...

Advantages and Disadvantages of Renting Out Your Camper

Photo by gsagi via iStockBuying a camper or RV is undoubtedly a big financial investment. But by renting out...

Winching Techniques for Beginner Off-Roaders

 photo by sergeyryzhov via iStock The winch may well be one of the most important accessories to a 4WD that...

From a Country With Almost No Off-Roading Rules to One With Plenty

I come from a country in which rules are not what you’d call strict. Because of that, you drive...

4 Reasons NOT to Go Camping (Debunked)

Photo by ArtistGNDphotography via iStock I don't know about you, but I would love to go camping a lot more...

The Ford Ranger Splash is Back

Ford The Splash name for the Ford Ranger existed back in 1993 with what then was the new model for...

Should You Remove the DPF Filter From Your New Diesel 4×4?

 photo by Kinek00 via iStock Diesel particulate filters or DPFs have been causing some arguments since they were introduced, and...

Off-Roading Etiquette – Know These Rules of the Trail

Photo by Art Wager via iStock One of the best things about off-roading is getting out in nature and away...

Campfire Fish Recipe: Rosemary Trout With Cast-Iron Charred Asparagus

Photo by GMVozd via iStock For me, one of the best parts of overlanding is getting to camp, setting up...

2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Gifts Under $2,500

Photo by mapodile via iStock With the holidays just around the corner, it's time to start thinking about the gifts...

Boondocking Tips for Beginners: Where to Camp

Photo by grandriver via iStock The great thing about boondocking is that you're unencumbered by the need to have electricity,...

These Are the Top 5 Off-Roaders You Didn’t Know Where Worthy Of Hitting The Dirt

Volkswagen Group When it comes to 4WDs there are the obvious choices such as the Land Cruiser or Jeep Wrangler...

Boondocking Tips for Beginners: How to Conserve Water

Photo by by-studio via iStock When you're boondocking, you don't have the luxury of hooking up to water taps like...

Off-Roading Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

photo by molchanovdmitry via iStock Let’s face it, we all make mistakes no matter how long we’ve been doing something...

What Makes a Good Off-Road Vehicle?

photo by 1000kbps via iStock There are some trucks that we adventure lovers swear by due to their off-road abilities,...

Everything You DON’T Get with a Brand-New Jeep Wrangler Willys Sport

StellantisJeep Wranglers come at a premium and that’s mainly down to their reputation, image, and history. So, anyone who...

Why Camping is Good For You

Photo by petejau via iStock Ask any camper why they spend the time, money, and energy to go camping, and...

2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Gifts Under $500

Photo by imaginima via iStock At the time I'm writing this holiday gift guide, it's late August. But before we know...

Everyone Should Do These Modern Diesel Mods

photo by mauro_grigollo via iStock Diesel engines are great for towing, off-roading, and fuel economy; however, they do come with...

Boondocking Tips for Beginners: Power Needs

Photo by LarisaBlinova via iStock In the first of a series of articles on boondocking for beginners, we’ll cover a...

What Do You Get with the More Affordable Version of the All-New Frontier?

The Nissan Frontier was in desperate need of an update as its age was showing in pretty much every...

Winch Basics – What You Need to Know About Winches

 photo by jgaunion  via iStock A winch can be an invaluable tool – especially on solo adventures. It offers peace...

Winch Maintenance – What To Do When Your Winch Stops Working

 photo by sergeyryzhov via iStock The winch is one of the most important tools in an overlander’s arsenal. It can...

Things to Consider When Buying an Off-Road Vehicle

Photo by AlexD75 via iStock So, you're ready to hit the trails and enjoy off-roading adventures with your buddies? First things...

Where to Find Other Overlanding Enthusiasts

Photo by ZargonDesign via iStock Personally, I love to get out for overlanding trips on my own or with my...

4 Benefits of Small RVs

Photo by welcomia via iStock When you see the word "recreational vehicle," something quite large probably comes to mind. I...

Toyota, Ford, and Volkwagen May Idle Production as Chip Shortage Continues

The news for automakers continues to get worse as the chip shortage is causing more companies to idle production. Toyota,...

Land Rover Discovery 1 Buyer’s Guide

The Land Rover Discovery is a legendary vehicle. It has conquered the harshest environments the world has to offer...

How a Catch Can Helps Prevent a Clogged Common Rail Diesel Engine

photo by Toa55 via iStock During the past few years, automotive manufacturers had to comply with strict rules regarding the...

The 2023 Jeep Wagoneer Trailhawk Will Be a BIG Off-Roader

Let me begin by saying that the 2023 Jeep Wagoneer Trailhawk is not yet on the docket for Jeep...

Use These Simple Tips to Stay Warm While Camping in the Cold

 photo by ollirg via iStock Fall will be here (in the northern hemisphere, anyway) before we know it, and that...