Adventure Vehicles

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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What is the Most Economical Camper Van?

One of the most daunting leaps for prospective van dwellers is deciding upon the best camper van to move into. Before I settled on my beloved camper van (known more warmly as Penny), I was overwhelmed with options. Although I wanted my new home to be safe and reliable, I […]

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What is the Best Small Campervan?

Small campervans have some serious advantages over larger vans and RVs, including the fact that they are much more maneuverable, get better gas mileage, and are stealthier. In this article we’ll take a look at some of the best small campervans and hear from three owners about their experiences. Here’s […]

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How Long is a School Bus? (Conversion FAQs)

School buses come in a huge variety of lengths, which means you have tons of options when it comes to choosing a bus length for your skoolie conversion. My boyfriend and I looked into all lengths of buses when we were choosing a school bus to convert, and in this […]

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10 Best Ford Transit Van Conversion Companies

When it comes to #vanlife, it is important to know that not all vans are created equally. Some vans are simply roomier and shaped more appropriately for human habitation. They offer greater reliability, more comfortable seating and have been thoughtfully built to allow potential modifications. One vehicle that ticks all […]

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How Much Does it Cost to Put a Pop Top on a Van?

Adding a pop top to your van allows you to comfortably stand up inside, which makes things like cooking and changing infinitely easier. Pop tops often also include a lofted bed, meaning you can sleep up top and save your van’s floor space for other amenities, or you can have […]