Gear Reviews

August 23, 2017

Product Reviews From a 10 Day Off road Journey

This product review contains items that I took on my 10 day journey through Colorado

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April 17, 2017

The Slumberjack Roadhouse Tarp – Less is More

I enjoy spending time overlanding in the deserts, but one of the challenges I face

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Matt_Gunn_The Adventure Portal March 1, 2017

BlackVue DR470-2CH Dashboard Camera –Record Your Adventures On and Off...

The dashboard camera’s popularity has increased exponentially in the past few

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January 19, 2017

Napier Sportz Cove Vehicle Tent

Even though roof top tents are all the rage in the overlanding world, I found that

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December 5, 2016

The Overlander’s Holiday Gift Wish List #2

Last week we gave you a few gift ideas for the overlander in your life and we

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November 21, 2016

The Overlander’s Holiday Gift Wish List

Do you love Turkey Day but dread Black Friday and Cyber Monday?  Well the

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Xjack_TAP_5 September 6, 2016

Bushranger Exhaust Jack- Recovery Device for the “Soft Stuff”

A while ago, TAP went out to the desert to test out the Bushranger Exhaust Jack.

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The Adventure Portal- Jeep Kitchen Pics-6049 June 7, 2016

Jeep Kitchen – The Expedition Kitchen

You have been planning this trip for months and now you are on the road. It’s

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June 1, 2016

Ground Tent Options For the Overlander

There’s many ways to skin the overlanding camping cat, but this time we

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socal_teardrop_trailer_tap_1 February 16, 2016

Field test: So-Cal Krawler Teardrop trailer

Last month, TAP was fortunate enough to be able to spend a weekend testing out a

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February 4, 2016

Restop – Bears do it and yes, so do we

Primitive camping is a fantastic experience. Getting away from all the people,

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January 28, 2016

ARB On-Board High Performance 12 Volt Air Compressor

Airing down is an essential part of driving on dirt. Bottom line, it gives your rig

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skottle_the_adventure_portal_gear_review_1 November 26, 2015

The Tembo Tusk Skottle Grill

“What’s a Skottle Grill?”  That was the question we got when we

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bumpstop_the_adventure_portal November 2, 2015

Timbren Bumpstops- Put a pillow on your suspension

New Active Off-Road Bumpstops from Timbren Industries. A few months ago TAP was

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September 23, 2015

The Snorkel – A Misunderstood Upgrade

Both of The Adventure Portal rigs have snorkels and we are constantly asked why.

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