The TrailRecon 2022 Awesome Holiday Gift Guide

The TrailRecon 2022 Awesome Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for the perfect present this holiday season? From stocking stuffers to gifts that wow, we've put together our 2022 holiday gift guide of camping and off-road gear that is sure to have something for all the overlanders and on your list. 


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Top 10 Apps for Overlanding

Top 10 Apps for Overlanding

Here's a list of the top 10 apps we always use on our off-road and overlanding that make our journeys easier and way more enjoyable.

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3 Tips for Planning Your Overland Adventure

3 Tips for Planning Your Overland Adventure

The secret to a great adventure is to meticulously plan and prepare for the unexpected. In this blog, I share three of the most important tips I've learned over the years of planning off-road and overland adventures. 
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10 Things I Loved at Overland Expo West 2022

10 Things I Loved at Overland Expo West 2022

My goal at Overland Expo West 2022 was to find to find at least five things that would make my overland and offroad journey better. Well, I smashed that goal and found 10 things that I love and want to bring along on our overlanding adventures. 
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Setting up the Perfect Camp Kitchen

Setting up the Perfect Camp Kitchen

Whether you’re cooking up breakfast in flower-filled meadow, having lunch on the side of mountain, or serving dinner beneath a glittering desert sky, food just tastes better outside. In fact, I think enjoying a great meal...
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Going to the Bathroom When You're Camping Off Grid

Going to the Bathroom When You're Camping Off Grid

Humans have been relieving themselves in the wild since the dawn of time, so what’s the big deal about pooping and peeing au naturale when you’re in the backcountry?    
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Gold Fever Trail: Searching for Gold and Snow in Southern California

Gold Fever Trail: Searching for Gold and Snow in Southern California

When most people think about Southern California, the first thing that usually comes to mind is either Hollywood, movie stars, amusement parks....
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Jeep Wrangler JL Rhino Rack Backbone Roof Rack (w/ Platform) Review

Jeep Wrangler JL Rhino Rack Backbone Roof Rack (w/ Platform) Review

Whether you are camping, hiking, overlanding, or anything in between, this roof rack provides you with extra carrying capacity and it's extremely useful if you are planning on mounting a roof top tent.
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Is the Goose Gear Platform & Storage System Right for You?

Is the Goose Gear Platform & Storage System Right for You?

While there are many eye-catching products out there that may be calling your name, the first thing you should do before spending your hard-earned cash is ask yourself, “Is this the right product for me?”
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The Ultimate Jeep Wrangler Lift Kit Comparison – Install & Measurements

The Ultimate Jeep Wrangler Lift Kit Comparison – Install & Measurements

Recently, I was able to spend some time with the crew at Dixie 4-Wheel Drive in Moab, Utah, where we had a very unique opportunity—take six, bone-stock Jeep Wrangler Rubicons, six different manufacturer's lift kits, a
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Is the Lifesaver Jerrycan 20000UF Water Purifier Worth $299?

Is the Lifesaver Jerrycan 20000UF Water Purifier Worth $299?

Having plenty of clean water on the trail with you is absolutely essential, and for the past few months, I have been using the  LIFESAVER Jerrycan 20000UF Water Purifier.
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Tips for Getting a Great Night's Rest When Overlanding

Tips for Getting a Great Night's Rest When Overlanding

At the end of a long day off-roading there is no better feeling than climbing into my rooftop tent and going to sleep. And a great night’s rest is essential for when you're on an overland trip because being well-rested is essential to enjoying any adventure and making sure you are up to any challenges you find on the trail. 


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New Shoes for the Wrangler and XJ: Cooper Discover STT Pro Tires

New Shoes for the Wrangler and XJ: Cooper Discover STT Pro Tires

? New Tire Smell There is nothing quite like the sweet aroma of new rubber. The kind that comes on a set of new tires. Especially a set of Cooper Discoverer STT Pro tires. Last August, I was fortunate
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Auxbeam Spot LED VS. RIGID Industries Hyper-Spot LED Light

Auxbeam Spot LED VS. RIGID Industries Hyper-Spot LED Light

Picking the right LED spotlight for your off-road rig can be a bit overwhelming as there are so many options to choose from. My hope with this article is that I can offer you two options to choose from.  Now before we get into the
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Air Up! ARB CKMA12 Air Compressor Review

Air Up! ARB CKMA12 Air Compressor Review

Total cost: $374  Total time: Under 2 hours How do you know it’s time for a new air compressor? If you’re the last guy to air up your tires, it might be time for a new air compressor. If your current
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