I want to eat pancakes and jump into a lake from the kitchen! So we did.
Waking up near Bearwallow mountain we decided to see how “closed” the road through Mogollon was. It was the Sunday before a holiday so we had our fingers crossed it was a rest day for the road crews and that there was some sort of passable track.
We woke up fairly early and headed down from the mountains and back into the high desert. It was warmer down here, but still so nice compared to home. First order of business, FIND WATER! I had a spot that we were going to check out with the assumption that it could be busy. We pulled into the trailhead to find 1 car…
Our FJ40. We drove a few hours out into the desert to see if the truck we’d heard about was worth it or not...
New Mexico is the forgotten state. Let’s keep what you see ahead between us. I want to retire or at least become a hermit there.
I’m still working on the write up, but Kelsey went and got a video all put together.
We did a nice trip through New Mexico and into Arizona last weekend on dirt. The wife person wrote up a little something about a hike we did one morning to find a river and some hot springs. - Tim
When you just can’t stand doing any more house work and just gotta get onto some dirt.
Sometimes you actually get a lot done in a short time period... almost never..., but sometimes...
Knowing when to stop is just as important as building a truck.
This was my 9th year of teaching at Overland Expo and despite not being a fan of crowds or events I always manage to meet a ton of nice people and have a good time.
What just happened? I remember leaving work an hour early and getting calls as I rushed to get in the truck and leave...
“Hey guy, thanks for running into my truck...”
So, I turned my truck into a gyro-copter
Jonathan Hanson posted this short, but great reminder the other day. It’s something I think we all know, but it bears repeating. I’m taking the time to type this up to share as much as so I remember the lesson. I think the “overland” world is quite filled with list checkers. To each their own, but I think it’s good to…
It’s hard to believe that I’ve put over 16,000 miles in the year and a half I’ve owned this thing! The idle didn’t seem right and it started to even seem a bit down on power.
For once I was right. A
Fiat Panda Jeep Renegade Competitor. Of course, it’s not our thing, but I’m sure it will sell well and be what the market wants.
About: “The Men’s Arts Council (MAC) created the event in 1990 as a fundraiser for Phoenix Art Museum and this event continues to set the benchmark for excellence. The finest vintage automobiles in the world have graced the scenic highways of Arizona during this annual four day event.
It as a big car weekend here in Arizona. Carsncoffee at Fourtillfour coffee shop, then off to a Porsche swapmeet at Deluxe Customs.