Adventure Vehicles

skoolie floor plans

Skoolie Floor Plans: 4 Steps to YOUR Perfect Design

Designing the layout of your school bus conversion is one of the most exciting parts of the process. While there are certainly common elements that nearly every skoolie includes, there are infinite ways in which to combine them, which allows you to flex your creative muscles! In this article, I […]

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How Much is a Ford Transit Camper Van? (New, Used and DIY)

Ford Transits are one of the most popular options for camper van conversions. They are comparable in size and functionality to Mercedes Sprinter vans, but Transits are significantly cheaper, both in terms of the initial purchase and the ongoing maintenance costs. Many aspiring vanlifers choose to build out their vans […]

can you live full time in a truck camper

Can You Live Full Time in a Truck Camper?

After having our son, we decided now was the best time to quit our jobs and travel full time. After many discussions and looking at the logistics of living on the road, we finally made the big step of purchasing a 1996 F350 and a Palomino pop-up truck camper. We […]

best overland trailer

Best Overland Trailers (10 Off-Road Favorites)

Off-road trailers are super practical for camping trips, whether you are a weekend warrior and don’t want to invest in an RV, or you are an overlanding enthusiast who enjoys seeking out the road less traveled. There is such a wide variety of overland trailers available today that you can […]

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Dometic: The Best Fridge for a Campervan?

When you live a life on the road, your van is your home. More than just a place to rest your head at night, a campervan is your refuge from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. However, any good campervan needs to be fully equipped with the right […]

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How can I Heat my Van in the Winter?

Keeping your van warm in the winter plays a critical role in your well being. However, decent insulation is far more important than deliberating over which type of heating system you want to use. Ignore it and you’ll be fighting a losing battle with the elements, pumping precious heat through […]

front runner roof top tents owner review

Front Runner Roof Top Tents (Owner Review)

Front Runner released their first roof top tent nearly 15 years ago, and theirs continues to be one of the most weight-efficient and affordable models on the market.  Originally nicknamed the Feather-Lite, Front Runner’s RTT (model number: TENT031) weighs only 93lbs, when most other RTTs weigh twice as much. The […]

toyota tacoma for overlanding owner review

Toyota Tacoma for Overlanding: Pros/Cons and Owner QnA

The Toyota Tacoma has been produced since 1995, with the first generation (1995-2004) classified as a compact pickup and the second (2005-2015) and third generation (2016-present) classified as a mid sized pickup. The Tacoma has long been a favorite for offroading and overlanding due to its small size, capability, and […]

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Are Roof Top Tents Safe from Bears?

Bears stalking your roof top tent campsite at night can cause your gut to drop with anxiety and fear, especially when you know exactly why they’ve chosen your camp over others. I’ve camped in bear country numerous times throughout my life, and had never faced any problems until my first […]