I recently was looking for a good folding pocket knife to carry, as I like to have one on hand for various situations when needed, and by no means do I carry as a self-defense measure. I often keep an eye on a great site called the CLYMB which sends daily emails about killer deals [...]
Are you sitting in your office right now wishing you were out exploring the world? Start planning your 2013 Adventures, and give us a call if you need any help getting your overland vehicle outfitted.
Last night I had some time to relax and watch a recent documentary with my wife Kristen. The documentary called, “The Highest Pass”, which follows seven motorcycle riders on an adventure of a lifetime as they set out on an expedition expedition through the highest passes of the Himalayas in Northern India. This journey proves [...]
I am reading a great book right now, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, by Robert M. Pirsig. This is a book about motorcycle maintenance, adventure, values, and a man’s self discovery. A book worth picking up for your next adventure.
We had a very nice local owner with a 2004 Land Rover G4 Edition Discovery II in for rear light wiring work yesterday. You have got to love that orange!
America’s Best Idea – the national parks – is even better when it’s free! Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free dates in 2013: January 21 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day April 22-26 National Park Week August 25 National Park Service Birthday September 28 National Public Lands Day November 9-11 Veterans Day weekend Here’s a [...]
A fun Toyota FJ Cruiser promo video courtesy of Expedition Portal.
We gave the MLO shop a gift for Christmas, a 1955 Vendo-83 Coca-Cola machine. This will serve as our new fridge to keep some cold ones for after a hard days work, or shop BBQ events. We love the look of this machine and it will fit right in with some of the older vehicles.
The link below will take you to a great Expedition Portal article which is the first of a new series called, “Overland – Getting Started.” If you have thought about going on an adventure and do not know where to start, this will be of great help. Read more here. Iceland in a HiLux. Image courtesy [...]
This is a great time lapse video showing a trip around the White Rim Trail in Canyonlands National Park, Utah. We traveled this very same trail this past summer during our East to West trip. There are some spectacular views to be seen, and at times you really do feel like you are on another [...]