SNAPSHOT: Death Valley

The massive 2016 "super bloom" in Death Valley NP was quite possibly a once in a lifetime event. I feel so privileged to have been able to see it first hand. I wrote a story about the last second overlander gathering that I pulled together to see it last year over at OutdoorX4.com: THE SUPER BLOOM: … [Read more...]

MAKE FRESH TRACKS: Powder Waits For No One!

MAKE FRESH TRACKS Powder Waits For No One! Words By: Bryon Dorr / Photos By: Bryon Dorr & Justin Shaffer These are a few key concepts that are sure to help you score fresh tracks the next time Uller unleashes his furry, no matter if the mountain is just around the corner or a few states … [Read more...]

Compact Camp Chairs: The Ultimate Review

The Ultimate Compact Camp Chair Review The search for the ultimate camp chair continues! In this comparison review I’m going to introduce you to eight of the latest compact camp chairs on the market, all of which are high quality and designed to pack up small. I've already reviewed a few chairs in … [Read more...]

CLUB RIDE: Johnson Comfort

REVIEW: Club Ride Johnson Underwear MSRP: $34.95 (BUY NOW) The Club Ride Johnson is a lightly padded men’s underwear designed for bike commuting and short recreational cycling. They provide a bit of the comfort of proper padded cycling shorts when in the saddle, while providing much more comfort … [Read more...]

2016 EXPLORING ELEMENTS: Year In Review

2016 was full of adventure on the road less traveled! I've now lived the nomadic North American overland lifestyle for over 5 years, with glimmers of change in the air, as international flights have already been booked, and the possibility of a home base on the east coat to launch adventures further … [Read more...]