Let’s take a moment to talk about mud flaps. No, not the kind with chrome women or the words “Back Off” written on them, but the simple yet effective ones available from a range of manufacturers. These inexpensive products can do much more than keep your door handles clean on the trail. They help to…
The annual SEMA Show is the place to find the latest in automotive aftermarket. Each year automotive professionals from around the globe descend on Las Vegas to show, discover, and/or purchase the best new gear for their respective markets. It was great to see a few innovative, quality new products specifically oriented for the overland…
The other day I ran into the proud owner of a well-built four-wheel drive. Eager to talk shop, he began to list a few of the numerous pieces of equipment he had installed on his new vehicle. The list included 37-inch tires, aftermarket wheels, a 4-inch lift, lights, a roof rack, a front bumper, and…
No matter how much we try to trim down our kits, more and more gear continues to find its way into the back of our rigs. As these items continue to pile up, it becomes increasingly difficult to locate specific items amongst the mountain of countless duffels, tool rolls, and pelican cases—not to mention the…
I’m not sure how it happened, but I’ve become somewhat of a multi-tool nerd. I think it started while evaluating tools for an extensive review for the Fall 2016 issue of Overland Journal. In that roundup I tested Gerber’s Multi-Plier 600 Basic and was impressed with its ease of use, thoughtful selection of functions, and…
Setup and breakdown camp with the push of a button
Through snow, sand, and mud, Basil gives feedback on switching from a mud tire to an all-terrain
A guide to the best 12 volt fridge-freezers on the market.
General Tire’s new Grabber takes the “X” in extreme to the third power.
An instructional guide for building an overland camper is finally here… almost
We put today’s roof top tents side by side to see how each one stacks up against all the others.
A light to meet every need
A modern rack for modern times
We look at Wild Country’s backcountry big top.
We take a look at one of our favorite purchases this year
Euro style drawer units with fridge slide
Feather light but hotter than Hades
Coen Wubbles of Landcruising Adventure walks us through the finer points of rooftop sleeping.
Recently launched on Kickstarter, the latest product from Tiktaalik is purposefully designed for the overland culinarian.
Life with Living Overland’s clever plug-and-play 12-Volt Overland H2O System