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Overland Expo East 2019: Recap

Overland Expo East 2019: Recap

We had a great time at Overland Expo East this year. Thankfully the weather was on our side (unlike last year’s mudfest!). There was a great turn out of over 12,000 people and we were grateful to connect with many of you face-to-face. For those of you who stopped by the booth - thank you! Here are a few pictures by our own C.T. Bell to recap the event!

Overland Vehicle Drawer Organizing with Utility Pouches

Overland Vehicle Drawer Organizing with Utility Pouches

There are many drawer systems available for overlanding rigs but how do you keep your drawers organized? Matt shows you the solution to drawer chaos and what camping essentials he keeps in each utility pouch. Keep it simple, get your gear organized.

Overlander Spotlight | 7P Overland - Mark Farage (at Overland Expo West)

Overlander Spotlight | 7P Overland - Mark Farage (at Overland Expo West)

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.

Overlander Spotlight - Ep. 7: Chris Shontz (Addicted to the Horizon)

Overlander Spotlight - Ep. 7: Chris Shontz (Addicted to the Horizon)

For one overlander, what began as a part time hobby has become a full time way of life. “I can’t stop. It’s addicting. The horizon is addicting. Once you experience it, there’ no going back from it,” Overlander Chris Shontz of Venture4WD explains in this month's Overlander Spotlight interview. 

Overlander Spotlight - Ep. 5: Family Adventures Overlanding

Overlander Spotlight - Ep. 5: Family Adventures Overlanding

“…If we’re going to do this - we’re going to do it as a family…” This is Jeremy and Jennifer Ruzicka’s heart for life and adventuring. Episode #5 in our Overlander Spotlight series, here is the story of Family Adventures Overlanding and how parents can inspire in their kids a love for overlanding, exploring new places, and getting outdoors as a way of life.

Overlander Spotlight - Ep. 3: Sarah Blessington (Video)

Overlander Spotlight - Ep. 3: Sarah Blessington (Video)

What would it be like to travel alone on one bold adventure across America by scooter? In this month’s Overlander Spotlight we feature an interview with Sarah Blessington when we crossed paths at Overland Expo East 2017, as she recounts her trials and triumphs of soloing with the occasional help from strangers and friends along the way.

Overlander Spotlight - Ep. 1: Vagabroads (New Video Series!)

Overlander Spotlight - Ep. 1: Vagabroads (New Video Series!)

It's finally here! Check out episode #1 of our new Overlander Spotlight video series. We plan on publishing a new overlander interview each month - so be watching our YouTube channel and here on the blog. In this episode we interview Sunny Eaton and Karin Balsley of The Vagabroads, two inspiring women who sold everything and left it all behind to follow their dream of traveling the open road and seeking a life more full of meaning, new perspective and adventure.