Whatever you store in your door, we've come up with a way to help you organize it. Cue BROG's new Door Pouch Kit. The kit includes four pouches to up your organization game. It'll help you sort the trash from the treasure that goes into your door space.
Blue Ridge Overland Gear caught up with Pete Ellis at Overland Expo East 2018. The only thing this 4Runner lacked that rainy weekend was a boat paddle and maybe two of every animal! Watch as Ellis, of General Overland, walks us around his 4Runner for a closeup of his modifications.
if you order by tomorrow, Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, we will do our darnedest to get you your goodies to put under the tree for Christmas Day. But it is still possible that your handmade goods will get to you after the excitement of Dec. 25th. Please understand our magic has it’s limits. We will do everything in our power to avoid this kind of outcome but our elves don’t sleep at our workshop - they have families just like you.
If you stopped by the BROG booth at Overland Expo East this year you would have seen Jamie Wiseman's custom off-road 1967 VW Bug. 'El-Burro' as it's affectionately called, may be small but it is a workhorse equipped to go the distance.
Are you looking for gifts this holiday season for your overlander, adventure seeker, road-tripper, or off-roader? Or heck! Maybe you are an overlander and you want some handcrafted, American-made gear to give to friends or family. We've got you covered. Here are some of our favorites!
A Camel Trophy logo often painted on the side of 7P Land Rovers is “one life, live it.” This slogan encompasses Taylor’s philosophy on travel. Taylor decided he didn’t want to buy into the thinking that many people have; that you can work hard for forty years, then cash out and begin to live. “…get out there and do it right now, that was my thinking,” Taylor said.
Mother Nature threw a curve-ball this year at one of our favorite semiannual events, Overland Expo East 2018. Though we experienced rain, mud and freezing temperatures, we had many smiling friends and new faces visit our booth to pick up some new gear and say hello.
The second annual James River Rooftop Tent Rally was another smashing success and a great opportunity to gather the overlanding community together to enjoy each other’s company and get outdoors. The rally continues to grow - this time there was around 250 vehicles.
Kinsmen Hardware is a small startup out of South Carolina that is poised to offer some incredibly durable and innovative vehicle based, overlanding gear with a specialty in American-made hardware and engineering. This design and build challenge was to construct an awning cover for the 270° Kinsmen Freestanding Awning Frame.
With a background as a USAF aviation maintenance technician, today Grant Wilson translates his fabrication experience into a passion for overland vehicle customization. In this interview Grant shares tips and tricks for customizations that you need to enjoy vehicle-based adventure travel.
At BROG, we expect you to put our gear to the test. Watch the following video to see us bring hell to some unsuspecting skottle bags. The squeamish should look away. We bring you the pull and drag tests!
Farage works with 7P Overland. He first became involved with 7P Overland at the very first Overland Expo East. He applied to teach classes about overlanding go bags. He has worked with 7P Overland for several years now and has really had a great time with it. “They are just a great group of guys,” Farage said.
As you plan for your Fall travels consider one of our tried and true classics. Our Map Pouch / Laptop Sleeve is great for holding maps, atlases, laptops, and whatever else you want to protect and organize.
We get that it’s not always easy to be spring fresh while you are on the trail. But our upcoming BROG travel shower bag will keep all your self-cleaning supplies in one place. Watch as Allison and Matt take a design we've been testing in the wild, and refine it for the Ultimate Shower Bag.
Our 3rd Annual Overlander Flea Market is coming up on Saturday, September 29, 2018 (from 1pm to 4pm) at the Blue Ridge Overland Gear shop/storefront in historic Bedford, Virginia - with after party fun and vehicle / tent camping afterwards.
In the latest episode of Design & Build, Allison and Matt create the ultimate trail cooking bag. It features room for a full LT Wright cook set, cutting boards, plates, utensils — everything you need to organize and accommodate trail cooking! See also a special announcement from Allison.
Join us for the second annual James River State Park Roof Top Tent Rally, October 19-21 in Gladstone, Virginia! Hang out with other overlanders and outdoor lovers - and enjoy a weekend of camping with good people, good music, and fun on the river and trails.
Join us for a free first-aid roundtable that will help you prepare for basic medical needs on your next overland excursion. The Overlander's First-Aid Roundtable will take place Saturday, August 25 (10am - 12pm) at Blue RIdge Overland Gear shop in Bedford, Virginia.