SEMA 2016: The Jeep Invasion Continues

I once again went about trying to capture a photo of every Jeep at SEMA this year. I managed to find 211.5 Jeeps at SEMA 2016, only one more than the 210.5 spotted in 2015. For the 7th year in a row the Jeep JK won the SEMA Hottest 4x4-SUV Award. The plethora of Jeep vehicles at the show just hints … [Read more...]

MY TRIBE: Overland Expo East 2016

Overland Expo East 2016Now this is a driveway I'd like to camp out in for a while! I’ve now attended 7 Overland Expos (West: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & East: 2014, 2015, 2016), since becoming a member of the overland tribe. This year’s Overland Expo East was the culmination of 5 years of hard … [Read more...]

EVENT: Vermont Overland Rally 2016

The Vermont Overland Rally 2016 was full of everything you expect from VT in the Fall; wet chilly weather, amazing foliage, muddy tough 4wd required Class 4 backroads and all kinds of quality local food, drink and hand made goods. I was going to write up a great intro to help you understand what the … [Read more...]

SWEATSTIVAL: Mid-Atlantic Overland Festival 2016

Mid-Atlantic Overland Festival 2016 The Mid-Atlantic Overland Festival (Event Website) is the relative new kid on the block, in terms of US overland events, but is led by experienced overland industry professionals who have taken a proven event model and made it unique to the area and resources at … [Read more...]

THE BEST OF: Summer OR Show 2016

The Summer OR Show 2016 The Summer Outdoor Retailer Show (OR Show) is THE place for the outdoor industry to show off the latest and greatest gear available for all your outdoor adventures. This year there was a lot more car camping and glamping style products on the show floor than ever before, and … [Read more...]