Month: February 2020

Podcast

Echoes of Adventure: Season 2, Episode 3

Time to tie a few episodes together and look at what it takes to put together a comprehensive plan for building an adventure vehicle. In this first part of planning a build we will examine choosing a platform based on objective and pragmatic criteria. In the next part we will then look at coming up […]

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Opinion/Educational/Humor

2020 Overland Skills Weekends

The time has come to get our learning on! For 2020 there will be FOUR Overland Skills Weekends. They will be as follows: March 13-15 = OSW #1: Basic Recovery April 10-13 = OSW #2: Communication & Navigation June 19-21 = OSW #3: Advanced Recovery September 18-20 = OSW#4: Trip Planning and Logistics Overland Skills […]

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Overland 101

Introducing the ECOA Reading Guide

After five years and just over 150 articles I think the time has come to finally put together a reading guide. This list serves two purposes. First, it is a way for people new to ECOA to navigate their way through the more popular articles on the site. Second, and more importantly, it’s a way […]

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Podcast

Echoes of Adventure: Season 2, Episode 2

In this episode I sit down with longtime friend and de-facto ECOA crew chief/mechanic Jim for a trip down memory lane. We talk about the fleet of vehicles we’ve owned, our evolution has shade tree mechanics, and some of our (mis)adventures along the way. Dean’s Vehicle Lists Daily Drivers 1993 Ford Thunderbird ^ 1990 Ford […]

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