Overland News of the Week

Overland News of the Week

Snow Peak Long Beach Campfield

In this week’s Overland News of the Week, we’re excited to share the news that Snow Peak recently established the Long Beach Campfield between Seattle and Portland, along Washington State’s Long Beach Peninsula. This 25-acre luxury campground redefines outdoor leisure while offering a unique camping experience. The campfield offers three accommodation types: Field Sites, Tent Suites, and Jyubako Suites, each equipped with Snow Peak’s iconic camping gear. The campground amenities include a luxurious wash house, communal campstore and café, and the Ofuro Spa. The tent suites have essential camping furniture, and the Jyubako suites offer climate control. At the same time, live music, wine tasting, and ecological activities will keep you entertained.

From $85 per night for a family of six  |  snowpeakcampfield.com

Note: Snow Peak Way Central will be held July 26-July 28, 2024, at Sundance Mountain Resort in Utah. Tickets will be released for sale from July 8 – July 11. 

snowpeak.com

 

Gerber Brooklyn Bell Assert EDC

The newest limited-edition knife, the Brooklyn Bell Assert is the result of a collaboration between professional mountain biker Brooklyn Bell and Gerber Gear. It is crafted with S30V stainless steel on a green textured glass-filled nylon handle with a honeycomb interior. The blade is etched with a graphic landscape and features a lanyard hole, pivot lock, and deep carry pocket clip, allowing you to carry your EDC discreetly.

$200  | gerbergear.com

 

James Baroud Launches the upgraded Grand Raid

The recently upgraded James Baroud’s Grand Raid rooftop tent is built for durability and convenience, featuring a lightweight, robust composite shell. It includes a cargo holder for extra gear and is designed to withstand harsh weather conditions such as heavy rain, strong winds, extreme heat, and freezing temperatures. It now also includes additional packing cubes for storing inside the tent, waterproof ventilation pass-through, 12-volt LED lights, and more. With a spacious interior and panoramic windows, the Grand Raid offers a comfortable camping experience with ample storage space. We had a close look at this tent recently, and the attention to detail justifies the cost.

From $4,995 | James Baroud

 

Mystery Ranch Mission Series

Mystery Ranch has recently released its updated Mission Series. The Mission series line of travel packs are fully integrated and can be utilized as a comprehensive travel packing system. All Mission Series travel packs are constructed with 840-denier TPU ballistic nylon. The range consists of the Mission Wheelie (a rolling duffel available in 45-, 65-, and 110-liter sizes), the Mission Control (a durable padded pouch), and the Mission Rover (an overnight backpack that is available in 30-, 45-, and 60-liter sizes).

From $49  |  mysterranch.com

 

New Arrivals from Uncharted Supply Co.

Unchartered Supply Co. has recently introduced two new products to their range, the Zeus Air Jump Starter and the Wolf Pack. The Zeus Air jump starter is a jump starter, a power bank and an air compressor designed for adventure and emergency use. It can inflate tires, kayaks, and other inflatables with its 130 PSI compressor and jump-start gasoline engines of up to 8-liter capacity and diesel engines of up to 6-liter capacity. The Wolf Pack is a durable dog collar equipped with a first aid kit and is designed for outdoor adventures. The Wolf Pack ensures that you have the ability to protect your pet against cuts, bites, and stings, ensuring your dog’s safety during outdoor activities. It’s available in two adjustable sizes for various dog breeds.

$219/Zeus Air Jump Starter, $89/Wolf Pack  |  uncharteredsupplyco.com

 

GoFastCamper Platform Camper V2

The GFC Platform Camper V2 is a lightweight, durable truck camper designed for extreme use. Made from 5052 aluminum and 300-denier ripstop fabric, it offers a standing-height shelter and comfortable sleeping for two adults and a child or dog. The camper is fitted with a weather-resistant tent, a robust security system with multiple locking panels, and a customizable space frame with accessory tracks. The camper also provides various access options, ensuring easy entry and equipment storage.

From $8,450  |  gofastcampers.com

 

Karoo Adventure Camper

The Karoo Adventure is an EV-friendly, all-season camper designed for durability and convenience. It’s 16 feet long and weighs 1,600 pounds, and features a modular design with a large side entry door, a stowable double bed, and bunk bed for the little ones. A built-in refrigerator conceals a full bathroom with a shower and toilet. The kitchen can be utilized both indoors and outdoors, and the 6-kilowatt-hour lithium battery ensures you have ample power. The estimated delivery date is in early 2026.

From $32,300  |  karoocamper.com

 

Nestout 5,000-milliamp Power Bank

The Nestout 5,000-milliamp power bank is built for rugged outdoor use, offering dustproof, shock-resistant, and waterproof features. Weighing 4.9 ounces and measuring 5.3 x 1.4 inches, it’s highly portable and looks, for whatever reason, like a water bottle. The power bank includes USB-A and USB-C ports for fast charging, with a 20-watt output. It recharges in approximately two hours and supports simultaneous charging of the device and power bank. The Nestout is safeguarded by a six-circuit protection system against temperature change, over-charge, over-voltage, over-current and over-discharge.

$40  |  nestout.com

 

Roofnest Meadowlark XL

The Roofnest Meadowlark XL is a lightweight, soft-shell rooftop tent that fits almost any vehicle and frees up space on the roof rack to make space for other gear. The Meadowlark XL sets up quickly with a sturdy aluminum frame with a cover secured by 10 quick-release buckles, making it ideal for year-round camping. The waterproof tent is made from 190 GSM polycotton and weighs only 100 pounds. It sleeps two to three people and features a 2.5-inch foam mattress, telescoping ladder, and USB-powered LED light strip.

$1,995  | roofnest.com

 

NEMO Equipment Aurora Highrise

NEMO’s Aurora Highrise is a spacious, standing-height camping tent designed for comfort and ease of use. It features steep sidewalls for ample interior space, large side windows with integrated rain cover for better ventilation, and two doors with pockets for headlamps, storage, and easy entry. The tent includes a heavy-duty polyester floor with a fun print, aluminum poles, and multiple gear pockets. The Aurora Highrise also comes with an oversized duffel bag for easy packing. It’s available in 4-person and 6-person models.

From $400  |  nemoequipment.com

 

Exped Luxe Range

Exped’s new Luxe line introduces natural fiber sleeping mats, blankets, and pillows for luxurious outdoor sleep. The LuxeMat and LuxeMat Duo offer 4 inches of comfort with RWS wool insulation and organic cotton tricot fabric. The LuxeWool Blanket, available in two sizes, features moisture-regulating wool and organic cotton, with a cloak clip for wearability. The LuxeWool Pillow has a cotton tricot cover, wool insulation, and upcycled foam filling, ensuring plush comfort. The mats feature side zippers for coupling and vertical sidewalls for edge-to-edge support.

$350/Luxemat, $500/Luxemat Duo, $220/Luxewool Blanket, $50/Luxewool Pillow

expedusa.com

 

Front Runner Launches Toyota Land Cruiser Rack Kit

The Front Runner Slimline II Roof Rack for the Toyota Land Cruiser Prado offers a durable and versatile storage solution for overlanding. Constructed from high-density aluminum, this modular rack system includes a wind deflector and is compatible with numerous accessories for customization. It maximizes rooftop storage space without compromising vehicle performance, allowing for the secure transport of gear and equipment on rugged terrains.

$1,848  |  frontrunneroutfitters.com

 

Expedition One release for 2023 GMC Canyon

Expedition One has released an all-new GMC Canyon base rear bumper and rock sliders for the 2023+ GMC Canyon. The rear bumper, made from robust steel, integrates blind-spot monitors and parking sensors and accommodates aftermarket lights. It also works with the OEM tow hitch and license plate. The rock sliders feature precision craftsmanship with high-strength tubing, a triangular boxed structure, and aluminum tread plate steps for easy entry and exit. Both products are built in the USA, come with a limited lifetime warranty, and enhance off-road performance while ensuring durability and protection.

exp-one.com

 

AEONrv Camper

The AEONrv, an all-season, electric, off-road recreational vehicle designed for durability and comfort, has released an upgraded version with additional features. The key features include a new chassis platform on the 2023 Ford Transit T-250 AWD, along with Ford’s intelligent adaptive cruise control, 24-volt heated BattleBorn batteries, an upgraded cooling system, upgraded design details, a customized rear aluminum bumper, and upgraded entertainment and navigation. Keeping up with expansion, AEONrv has recently moved to larger premises in Reno, Nevada.

From $219,500  |  aeonrv.com

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