Gear, Trips, Vehicle

How to prepare for a high-altitude overland trip: watch the video.

As a follow-up to our Atacama expedition late 2019, in this video I share our experience driving and living as high as 4900 metres of altitude (16,500'). When we drove the laguna route of Bolivia, for three days we were in a very remote and inhospitable, though amazingly beautiful, corner of the world. For three… Continue reading How to prepare for a high-altitude overland trip: watch the video.

Gear, Planning/Construction

Do you (really) need a fridge?

You drove all day in hot weather, you're tired, sweaty, and the only thing you want, now that you have found a nice place to stop for the night, is a cold beer. Simple, just open the fridge and get one. Sit down, and enjoy. Very simple and so satisfying. Yes but, how much did… Continue reading Do you (really) need a fridge?

Gear, Vehicle

Off-road test review of the Pirelli Scorpion MTR – Photos & Video.

The Pirelli Scorpion MTR: I’ve had them on the truck for a few weeks now. Read my previous post here. How do I like them? When I first got them, the shop inflated them to 31 psi. After doing the chalk test to see the footprint I inflated them to 35 psi and I have… Continue reading Off-road test review of the Pirelli Scorpion MTR – Photos & Video.