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Review

REVIEW: Pro Eagle 3 Ton Big Wheel Jack - Kratos

We had the opportunity to test the Pro Eagle 3 Ton Big Wheel Jack, also known as Kratos, and it has quickly become a staple in our off-road arsenal.

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News

OVR: Outdoor, Vehicle, Recreation - PRINT EDITION: Issue 10 On-Sale at Your Local Bookstore

If you love high-quality print publications like we do, you’ll be excited to know that the print edition of OVR Issue 10 is now available at your local bookstore, newsstand – and also at 46 Cabela’s and Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World locations!

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Trips & Trails
Trips & Trails

ROAD TRIP: From The Desert To The Mountains: Driving San Bernardino National Forest’s Burns Canyon Road

”It’s also a popular place for drivers to shakedown their newly built rides or for those who want to try out their latest mods in a less extreme environment. It was the perfect place for us to take our recently acquired OVR project vehicle, a 1999 Toyota Land Cruiser, to ...

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We’re Going Global: Rallying an All-Electric Volkswagen ID. Buzz Van in the 2024 Baltic Sea Circle Rally

Fresh off the heels of our class win with the 2024 Alcan 5000 Rally, we’re neck deep in prep for our first major overseas competition: the Baltic Sea Circle Rally, the northernmost rally in the world.

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Pushing Beyond Boundaries: Piloting Can-Am Maverick X3s for International Female Ride Day

It’s about pushing beyond boundaries and trying something different. I put myself out there recently and drove a 2024 Can-Am Maverick X3 RS in the Sonoran Desert to help celebrate the 18th-annual International Female Ride Day, held May 4, 2024.

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TSD: What is a Time-Speed-Distance Rally and Why You Want To Do it.

Driving skill, accurate timing, scenic roads, excellent camaraderie and … competition? Is this competitive overlanding? No. This is TSD rally. It doesn’t require a race car, a certification, it’s not expensive, and happens on public roads. It’s fun and you should try it.

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iKamper’s CAMPOUT is Back for 2024

CAMPOUT—iKamper’s annual community celebration—is shaping up to be another weekend of great food, offroading, live music and sleeping under the stars. 

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Nope Rope: How to Avoid Venomous Snakes and What to Do If You Couldn’t

As the temperatures go up, the likelihood of encountering a snake while outdoors also rises. Knowing what to do on the trail and at the campsite if you ever are faced with a snake can save a life, even your own.

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XVENTURE XV-3 Off-Road Trailer Review: Modular Design, Versatile Features, and Awesome Adventures

The adage goes, April showers bring May flowers but for us vehicle based outdoor enthusiasts, it signals that Overland Expo West is just around the corner. Last year, we made the trek in the hopes of finding, buying or borrowing cool products that we could review for you, our readers.

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Backpacker’s Pantry: Another Option for Dehydrated Camping Food

We try out four of Backpacker’s Pantry’s compact and easy to prepare meals. Find out which ones we would get seconds of and which would we pass on.

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Joe On The Go: The VSSL Java G45 Coffee Grinder and Various Methods To Make Coffee While Traveling

SSLThese days there’s no reason to skimp on your coffee while adventuring. We take a look at options for brewing your coffee fix while on the road and beyond.

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REVIEWED: Camp Cooking with iKamper’s Disco Series for Campsite Meals

We go hands on with iKamper’s Disco Series cooking disc. Find out how it fares cooking up campside meals.