11-18 Ouachita NF Exploratory Trip

Dec. 20, 2018 by

We had a friend coming up from Mississippi who was wanting to check out some places in the Ouachita NF that would be potential for an overlanding trip that would be held during the Crawl 2019 hosted by the Cottonland

11-18 Fall Water Falls and Ozarks National Forest

Nov. 12, 2018 by

DreamGirl, Bruiser the Adventure Dog and myself hopped in Little Girl the FJ Cruiser and took off into the Ozarks National Forest and headed to Falling Water Falls.  We had heard and read great things about this place and really

10-18 Fall Foliage Run in the Ouachitas

Oct. 29, 2018 by

The wife, Bruiser the Adventure Dog and myself went out for a leisurely drive through the Ouachita National Forest to try and see some of the beautiful color changing on the leaves of the trees.  We took the route through

Natural State Overland Rendezvous in the Ozarks 2018

Oct. 23, 2018 by

Rendezvous in the Ozarks was started 2 years ago by the Natural State Overland Group in Arkansas.  We were fortunate enough to be able to take the time to attend and glad we did.  Over 400 rigs from many different

Overlanding with Solar Power

Oct. 16, 2018 by

Overlanding with Solar Power As I was driving down the road with the sunlight beaming down upon my rig, I couldn’t help but think how I could be harnessing some of this energy and transforming it into power in order

2018 Cottonland Cruisers Southern Cruiser Crawl

Oct. 15, 2018 by

Cottonland Cruisers CottonLand Cruisers will host The 14th Annual Southern Cruiser Crawl on October 11th – 14th, 2018, at one of the best ORV parks in the country: Hot Springs ORV Park in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Over 170 Toyota 4×4’s

Pelican Case Chuck Box

Oct. 11, 2018 by

After several outings with our current setup I decided that we needed to cut back on the amount of gear and do our best to try and save some space. While we were at the beach last week camping I

10-18 Bolivar Peninsula TX Beach Camping

Oct. 9, 2018 by

We like to plan a trip in the fall of each year.  This year we wanted to try something different.  Arkansas Terry and myself had discussed several options while we were in Colorado and we talked about beach camping in

2006 Colorado

Oct. 4, 2018 by

In 2006 I was serving as the College Minister at Antioch Baptist Church in Conway, AR.  I planned a different kind of trip for our students that summer.  We went to Buena Vista, CO and went white water rafting, tent

Little Girl Part 12 – Fridge Slide, Dual Battery Monitor and Flagpole to Go

Oct. 3, 2018 by

7-6-18 Decided on a fridge and slide a few weeks back. Found a japanese knockoff of a Dometic for less than $400 50L. Decided to give it a try since it was about 1/2 price of the others. Looks really