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The Total Idiot's Guide To Doing Basic Motorcycle Repairs 

I’ll be honest: I’m a terrible mechanic. I’ve got a scar on my forearm from the last time I changed the brakes on my Mini. Any repair work I’ve ever …

The absolute best collection - video short films of motorcycle adventure travels

Hell yes! Get some adventure spirit!<p>Collection of the best video clips from epic get-up-and-go explorers travelling the world.<p>Email us the links if …

Quick Tips: How To Set Your Rear Sag On An Adventure Bike

What is sag? There are a lot of different kinds of sag but we are concerned in this article about finding “race sag,” even if we are not racing. This …

Luggage

How to declutter your digital life

Just as our physical spaces require maintenance to keep them decluttered, so do our digital spaces.<p>Technology moves fast, very fast. Too fast for me …

How to (painlessly) reinvent yourself when life demands it

In these fast-paced times, it seems like change is the only constant we have. Some people accept change gracefully, while others hold on kicking and …

11 Best TED Talks For When You Feel Burnt Out

The signs are all there: you feel depressed, anxious, and detached; you keep getting head and back aches; your job performance and relationships are …

20 Truths About Billionaires That Nobody Understands

The world has billions of people but only a few billionaires.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Successful individuals are known for sharing similar habits such as waking-up early, saving, providing value to others, and taking calculated risks. But, sometimes the person or …

The Top 10 Things I Wish I Had Known as a Beginner Photographer

Oh the road to becoming the best photographer you can be, you come across loads of useful information… and some not-so-useful information. Sometimes, …

These Outdoors Apps are Actually Worth Downloading

I’m not much of an app person, usually. My phone’s storage space is tied up in images and music, and as a rule, anything that could make the …

1up USA Quik Rack - Review

1up USA is a relatively small company that manufactures their bike racks, as well as cargo carriers, trainers, and rollers, in their Wisconsin …

Overland Alaska: Whitehorse, Skagway and the Rush for Gold

Overlanders often say, <i>it’s about the journey, not the destination.</i> I’m here to say, that is not always true. Ask many overlanders headed to Alaska …

National Parks

Overland Alaska: Haines and the Haines Highway

To most overlanders traveling through Alaska, Haines Junction is little more than a wide spot in the road. One of only a few notable intersections …

RVs

What You Need To Know Before Driving Off-Road

Driving off-road doesn’t have to be scary. Yet most people that spend serious cash on 4WDs never even put them in low range, much less take them off …

Off-roading

Arctic Ocean Expedition: Planning

First Entry<br>2/6/2007- Chris <br>It’s funny how events in my life unfold sometimes. At times they are foreseen and well-planned. Other times they fascinate …

North Pole

Going Alone – Single Vehicle Offroad Travel Safety

Safety in numbers is a bonafide fact when traveling in remote places. There is no substitute for the presence of a second vehicle when it comes to …

Landcruising Adventure: The Essentials – Recovery Gear – Expedition Portal

The SOS Report. The Full Story - Expedition Portal

<b>The SOS Meet Report</b><br>Chapter 1: SOS!<p>I know most people have seen these photos already, but they only help tell the story so much. So I decided to do a …

Understanding Weights and Ratings – Expedition Portal

Adventure Photographer: Ten Tips for Better Travel Images

As overlanders we embark on our journeys for a number of compelling reasons. For many of us, the visual experience is what inspires us to hit the …

Landscape Photography

Westx1000: How to Pack for an International Motorcycle Adventure

Kyra and I will spend the next few months in Asia and Europe, eating, drinking, riding and documenting everything we can. We’re in Tokyo at the …

Building a Baby Adventure Bike – Expedition Portal

Motorcycle Mechanical Misadventures

Ride a motorcycle for any length of time and the unfortunate specter of mechanical failure will intersect with your journey. You can reduce the risk …

The Overlander’s Checklist: Personal Carry – Expedition Portal

Water System in a Can

The debate over stand-alone jerrycans versus integrated RV-style water systems has raged on since the first time a family went overland. Cans offer …

Camping

Disaster? Grab the ditch bag. – Expedition Portal

iOverlander: An App for the Overlander

While the days of draping a paper map over your hood and thumbing through guidebooks are far from over, an increasing number of overlanders are …

iOS Apps

Jack of All Trades

There are towns in the world that shine as frontiers for overland travel: Moab, Ulaanbaatar, Maun, Arusha, Perth. There are other examples, but they …