vagabondexpedition is back in alberta for part of the winter and we stop into McLean Creek to have a look around.

McLean Creek Recce

Days after being in Alberta, I’m back out exploring and we’re heading on a day trip into McLean Creek. It’s still early winter (I’m writing this on November 30th) and there isn’t a lot of snow in this part of the province yet. There are some cold temperatures and, of…

5 ways to begin Using Evernote as an Overlander

5 ways to use Evernote as an Overlander

During our adventure “off-season”, VagabondExpedition is always busy – saving maintenance and travel receipts, planning new adventures, and so on.  Here are 5 ways we use the application Evernote as an overlander to save time, stay organized and stay sane with all the data that we collect before, during and…

filling those rotopax jugs

Filling those Rotopax Water Jugs

If you’ve been following my blog along for a the past little while, you’ll no doubt have seen that I have a very simple system for running water in the Jeep – that is supplied by sometimes as many as four of the two gallon Rotopax water containers (learn more…

Gill Road, Rosedale BC - location review

Gill Road, BC

You can find this location by a map search of “Gill Road, Rosedale BC”.  I’ve stopped in at this location a few times now and when the river is low, it is a beautiful area to camp at.  Well, except for the noisy joyriders on the weekends, as luck would…

stuck in the mud at stave lake, british columbia

Stuck in the Mud

If you end up in lower mainland, British Columbia, you’ll no doubt end up hearing about Stave Lake and the mud flats.  Although “mudding” likely isn’t going to be your thing with a loaded up overland rig, finding a nice spot to camp probably is so feel free to give…