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Lets talk bumpers… In the overlanding game bumpers are well needed to protect the body of the vehicle, also to attach recovery gear, that bulky spare tire or some sort of overland equipment you need for the trail. Everybody wants something different other then a ARB or some other off the shelf bumper. Maybe you have a vehicle that nobody makes a bumper for, or the bumper doesn’t fit the […]

todaySeptember 24, 2021 109 10 3



“Some mountains only require a good pair of shoes. Others require an entire team to conquer. Knowing which is which is the key to success.” NewMexico-Expedition guided a group of avid campers through the remote Brazos wilderness of northern New Mexico skirting the border of Colorado for an epic 3-day adventure! We started out above Tres Piedres near Ute. After airing down we headed west into the darkened deep green Carson […]

todaySeptember 10, 2021 29 14 2


The deserts of New Mexico

This past weekend me and the wife wanted to check out some new parts of New Mexico west of Albuquerque. So we headed out Saturday for a night in the desert. We made out way through two track roads passed New Mexico ranches that no longer had inhabitants, just the lasting mark of there history. We made camp 63 miles from the nearest highway, in some high cliffs surrounded by […]

todayAugust 9, 2021 51 15 4


Friends IN High Places

So this past weekend a few buddies and I met up in the Lincoln National Forest in Southern New Mexico. We found a nice remote campsite in Northern Lincoln National Forest in Billy the kid country. It was nice camping in the same spot for 2days "which usually I don't do" and hanging out with my good friends , knowing Billy the kid "the famous outlaw" could have rode through […]

todayJuly 27, 2021 53 18 4



"Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt.” This past weekend I got married in the mountains to my lovely wife. As I go on this new path of my life I wanted to get out and explore new land and new water to fish with my wife so, we set out for an epic adventure north through the Colorado mountains. Our […]

todayJuly 9, 2021 48 21 3



This past weekend my buddy Jason invited Me and Lee to camp with him on the Pecos River where the river snakes through the desert of New Mexico. There's just something about when the sun sets on a New Mexico night. Camp was very tight ! Good thing I like these guys lol! On the way out of camp a few rock shelf's .  

todayJune 21, 2021 54 26 4



Today NewMexico🇺🇸Expedition had its first Coffee&Rigs at Oval Dogs Coffee House in Rio Rancho New Mexico! What a great turnout! Seen some amazing Rigs with there setups and got to meet a lot of new people. Today's turnout we had 28 RIGs pass through. we will be doing this every month ! Sorry I didn't have more pictures of each rig I was too busy talking with people.

todayJune 19, 2021 60 29 7

Gear Advice


NAME : Nicolas Villescas PERSONAL : Since I was born I always felt a calling for the outdoors. After reading books of the great men that blazed the trails of the west i felt a connection with the Mountain Men like Lewis and Clark, Jedediah Smith, Theodore Roosevelt and The Rough Riders or even Butch Cassidy and The Wild Bunch robbing a train , they all were seeking adventure and […]

todayJune 17, 2021 94 44 17

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Name- Corey Ryan From- Originally from CA but relocated to Albuquerque when I was in the military and have been here for over 20 years. I got into off-roading early in my youth as I lived an hour from the Rubicon Trail and would often ride shotgun with friends and family on that famous trail as well as many other in the area. My first vehicle was a 1977 Jeep […]

todayJune 8, 2021 86 17 4

Gear Advice

Gas or electric chainsaws

Let's talk chainsaws..... Most overlander never carry a chainsaw but it is definitely a NEED! over the years of cutting trees for fire wood or a fallen tree over the trail. I have always used gas powered . Seems like technology has caught up ..... I would say the benefits of having a gas powered chainsaw on the trail would definitely be power/long term use. But the reliability is sometimes […]

todayJune 2, 2021 45 1 20 4