Makers: Blue Ridge Overland Gear

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Our Makers series features companies and individuals who craft their products by hand. This edition features Virginia-based Blue Ridge Overland Gear. Staff writer Rick Stowe chatted with Matt, founder of BROG. Learn more at BROG’s website. Rick Stowe: Tell us about the original inception of Blue Ridge Overland Gear. Matt: It’s based in craftsmanship. Craftsmanship…

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An overview of Overland Expo EAST

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As the first chill of fall crept into the mountains of North Carolina a steady stream of 4x4s, dual sports, and adventure rigs of all sorts made their way to a landmark event at Taylor Ranch. The inaugural Overland Expo EAST was a huge success, and gave those unable to travel to the original Overland…

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Makers: Bespoke Pedaler

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Cycling, also known as riding bikes depending on the crowd, seems to be on a constant and significant upward curve. Whether an individual rides for exercise, recreation, as a commuter, or a combination of the three, there’s a freedom that comes along with time spent on a bike. As cycling continues to grow in popularity…

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Photo gallery: Day 2 at Overland Expo EAST

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Editor’s note: Our writer, Rick Stowe, recently attended Overland Expo EAST. He’s documenting his experience on our Instagram, @thenewartemis. He’ll be sharing photos, interviews and updates throughout the weekend, so check back soon for more coverage! Jonathan Hanson of Overland Expo reviews his compact and complete tool kit with session attendees.A well loved Land Rover  in…

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