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Overland Classifieds :: 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser Overland Build

The Toyota Land Cruiser is the definitive overland vehicle by which all alternatives are measured. A bold statement, but as the years have passed, I’ve only become more certain of this. I’m currently exploring Italy’s Dolomites, where my Vanagon Syncro has struggled daily with the colossal inclines and terrifying descents. Thus far, I’ve endured severe…

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AT Overland’s Aterra XL Flatbed Camper

Photography by Richard Giordano While I’m tucked into the warm camper bed, the wind howls outside. I don’t have to worry about an unattended ground tent liberating itself from the ground and tumbling away, nor any rooftop tent canvas flapping. I’m enveloped in a motionless cocoon, like a caterpillar protected against the elements. Ponderosa pines…

Fore Winds Rugged and Luxe Camp Stoves

“The world, we are told, was made especially for man – a presumption not supported by all the facts – John Muir” This is the legend that greets you as you land on the Fore Winds website, and the implication is that this is a company that makes products tough enough to withstand the least…

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Ram 2500 Overland Build :: SPod Bantam X and Touchscreen Controller Installation

When I started researching how to install aftermarket lighting in my Ram 2500, I was very quickly overwhelmed with information. I was also discouraged to learn that making a small mistake could present a myriad of problems for the many computerized systems found in my vehicle. As someone with DIY ambitions who wants to understand…

Mojave Road Adventure Festivus – April 22-24

Back in January 2022 we informed you that the Mojave Road has a new champion. Billy Creech has worked tirelessly and has organised an event which is packed with adventure, education and opportunity. The Mojave Desert Heritage and Cultural Association (501c3 non-profit, a portion of the ticket sales go to MDHCA ) and OLAF Events…

Kovea Dream Gas BBQ

Editor’s note: This article was originally published in Overland Journal’s Summer 2021 Issue. Don’t we all appreciate when a product serves more than one purpose? Kovea has hit that mark with the Dream Gas BBQ. While it is not the most compact stove on the market, it combines multiple functions for added convenience. This butane-fueled…

Overland Classifieds :: 2007 Overland Toyota FJ Cruiser

The FJ Cruiser is one of the few 4WDs that looks as fresh today as it did when originally launched (revealed as a concept car back in 2003 at the North American International Auto Show). I’m a big fan and have shared several examples over the past few months, including a 2007 Supercharged FJ and…

Overland Classifieds :: EarthRoamer #28

During the pandemic, many people chose to explore areas closer to home rather than flying overseas for their vacations. Consequently, there was a huge demand for campers, RVs, and overland rigs, which meant the cost of used vehicles skyrocketed. It’s safe to say that things got a little crazy, but fortunately, there are signs that…

Overland Classifieds :: 2003 Ford F-250 w/ 2020 Overland Explorer Camper

The Ford F-250 is a great vehicle for overlanding thanks to its robust engines and drivetrain, impressive 4WD performance, and accessibility to readily available aftermarket parts and services. Subsequently, they’re a popular choice on our forum, with previous examples including this Ford F-250 with Whiskey Tango Camper, a 4×4 FX4 CrewCab Diesel, and Basil Lynch’s…

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Overland Classifieds :: 2006 Ram Power Wagon with Fox 2.0 Shocks

Have you been looking for a relatively affordable full-sized truck? Here’s one that’s ready to hit the trail the day you buy it. Host of Outside Online’s The 101 video series, Bryan Rogala, is selling his coveted 2006 3rd-generation Ram Power Wagon, with a smart selection of off-highway equipment. Unlike many of the vehicles that…

Opinel Knives are Art

The Opinel Knife company is no ordinary company, and its knives are themselves not ordinary. The history of one of the worlds best-selling knives extends back beyond 1890 when the first Opinel factory was established in Savoie, France. Since then, the company has sold more than 15 million knives a year and the range has…

Shackleton’s Lost Ship, the Endurance, Has Been Found

“Men wanted for hazardous journey, small wages, bitter cold, long months of complete darkness, constant danger, safe return doubtful, honor and recognition in case of success.” – unverified recruitment ad written by Ernest Shackleton for his Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917). The objective was to complete the first land crossing of the Antarctic continent, but en route,…