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Exterior Lighting for Your Overland Vehicle


While your vehicle’s headlights are likely more than sufficient for global overland travel, there are undeniable benefits to adding good-quality exterior lights to your build. A well-lit camp is safer and more comfortable and will save you some headlamp batteries in the process! From rock lights to camp lights, there are a variety of options [...]

Exterior Lighting for Your Overland Vehicle2021-03-05T10:29:25-07:00

How To Choose the Right Wheels for Your Overland Vehicle


In addition to suspension, wheels and tires are the most important parts of any overland build. Tire size and design directly affects the performance of your vehicle, but fitting them properly requires the right wheel. There are so many options out there on the market, so where do you start? A great first step is [...]

How To Choose the Right Wheels for Your Overland Vehicle2021-02-25T11:27:51-07:00

Meet the Expedition Overland Team!


Whether for expeditions or on an everyday basis, many amazing people come together to make Expedition Overland run. XO includes a core team that serves the creative, production, online store, and day-to-day administrative needs. Expedition teams vary—we assemble cast and crew based on each trip’s unique needs and challenges. Many folks have come and gone [...]

Meet the Expedition Overland Team!2021-02-18T19:41:28-07:00

How Did Expedition Overland Start?


Expedition Overland began out of desperation. Throughout the years, many of you have asked us, "How did Expedition Overland start?" We're glad you asked! XO's founder, Clay, had traveled to Uganda for a volunteer film project in January of 2010, and upon return, he learned that six months of planned film work was canceled due to [...]

How Did Expedition Overland Start?2021-02-11T16:19:45-07:00

Great Camera Kits for Travel


Do you ever feel the need to step up your photography game, but don’t know where to start? From smartphones to professional-level cameras, there are many options available, it just depends on what you would like to achieve with your camera!  It is said that the best travel camera is the one you have with [...]

Great Camera Kits for Travel2021-02-23T12:05:08-07:00

Overland Camp Kitchens and Galley Systems


At Expedition Overland, we’ve been building galleys and camp kitchens for more than 10 years. But that’s not where our journey started. In fact, Clay used his very first camp stove at the age of 13, a Swiss Sigg Multi-Fuel Stove, which he still uses today. Since then we’ve used many different stoves and tested [...]

Overland Camp Kitchens and Galley Systems2021-01-29T15:22:56-07:00

Overlanding Storage Solutions: The Small Stuff


In a recent post, we outlined how to maximize efficiencies in your overland build with large storage and organization solutions. If you missed Overlanding Storage Solutions: The Big Stuff, be sure to check it out HERE. This week we’re moving into the nitty gritty of small storage and organization solutions. This includes storage boxes and [...]

Overlanding Storage Solutions: The Small Stuff2021-01-22T18:00:00-07:00

Overlanding Storage Solutions: The Big Stuff


Have you ever haphazardly thrown items into the back of your vehicle after use, vowing that you’ll deal with it later? Have you ever experienced an explosion of stuff such as snacks, jackets or other goods inside your vehicle? So have we. Over time, we’ve learned a thing or two about good vehicle organization and [...]

Overlanding Storage Solutions: The Big Stuff2021-01-13T13:49:56-07:00

Ultimate Overlander Gift Guide


GEAR AND GADGETS LARGE AND SMALL The holiday season is here and we’ve got you covered! We’ve pulled together our favorite overlanding and outdoor items so you'll have plenty of gift ideas for the adventurers on your list. ENJOY and Happy Holidays! Holiday Deals From Overlander.com [...]

Ultimate Overlander Gift Guide2021-01-22T09:36:28-07:00

Guide to Overland Winter Camping


As winter rolls in to the Northern Hemisphere, colder temperatures shouldn’t dissuade you from adventuring in the great outdoors! With the proper clothing, equipment and precautions, winter camping can be a fun endeavor. Helping to break up long winters, winter camping is also a great way to get your adventure on in the off-season. Grab [...]

Guide to Overland Winter Camping2021-01-13T13:51:36-07:00