Author: Mike G

Off-road driving sounds like a fun and exciting outdoor adventure. Beginners are attracted to the thrill of off-road driving, which can result in a little over-enthusiasm. That means there are many off-road driving mistakes beginners often make when don’t take the time to think things...

At first glance, motorcycle camping might seem challenging. You need to survive with only the limited gear and supplies. Your two-wheel adventure will smooth and generally trouble-free if you plan well and know how to maintain or fix small issues with your machine. KNOW YOUR BIKE It’s...

Summer is the best time to hit the road. With the sun shining brightly, you can go camping and enjoy different outdoor activities. For those camping in a caravan, however, there’s one major downside. The intense heat of the sun turns your caravan into a...

With the success of kayak fishing in recent years, it has opened the fishing world up to alternative fishing applications. One application that appealed to me was jet ski fishing. The application is gaining popularity state-side, with fishos in Florida galavanting around the Keys on...

Travelling in a convoy is safer than driving alone but only if all parties know the driving procedures involved. If one person in the convoy is unaware of safe convoy driving procedures, it can make the whole situation unsafe. A chain is only as strong...

I recently sold my Toyota Landcruiser. Going through the whole performance of selling a 4WD really irritates me. It is a lot of hassle for the seller. 4WDers are a discerning bunch (myself included) and I spent a lot of time answering questions and arranging...

Environmentalism and 4WDing don't often go hand in hand. But there is no reason why they shouldn't. 4WDers love the outdoors and nature; they should be 100% behind any attempts to preserve and protect it for future generations. In my experience, most 4WD enthusiasts share my...

Sand is one of the most challenging terrains to drive on, especially in a heavy 4WD which could get bogged down at any moment. This is why it is imperative to arm yourself with the knowledge of how to perform a safe and successful sand-recovery...

When it comes to changing the rubber on 4WDs, heaps of people go for bigger tyres, although they aren’t really sure what they are getting themselves in for. I recently made the switch on my vehicle. I swapped the old 31s for a set of...

Before heading off into the crimson horizon, adventurous campers meticulously inspect their gear, their car, and their water stores, but few inspect themselves. The outback is an extreme environment and is tough on your belongings, but it is equally tough on your body and mind....