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Adventures

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 4 1 2

Adventures

HONEYMOON ADVENTURE

"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 43 11 3

Adventures

PECOS RIVER TREK

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 53 17 4

Events

FIRST NEWMEXICO-EXPEDITION COFFEE & RIGS

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 59 20 7

Gear Advice

WEEKLY RIG WALK AROUND #5 NICOLAS

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 90 33 16

Gear Advice

WEEKLY RIG WALK AROUND #4 COREY

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 80 11 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 41 1 15 3

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Memorial day 4 day trek

This last Memorial Day weekend NEWMEXICO EXPEDITION set off north to Durango area . The first night we stayed at my uncle's cabin near Limon lake and enjoyed the comforts of the cabin ! The next day we set off in the afternoon north to Purgatory CO where we found a awesome place for lunch at "THE NUGGET". THE TACOS/DRINKS ARE AMAZING! so stop by if you are ever up […]

todayJune 1, 2021 46 1 14 3

Gear Advice

RIG WALK AROUND #3 Ricky

  NAME- Ricardo Chacon From- Los Angeles CA , overlands in Texas and New Mexico I used to be into sports cars then a buddy of mine purchased an older Toyota, and he started taking me on adventures. I was hooked! We got in trouble alot in that old thing lol. lots of good memories wheeling together. So I decided to purchase an off-road vehicle and build it myself with […]

todayMay 27, 2021 31 9 4

Gear Advice

WEEKLY RIG WALK AROUND #2 TONY

Walk around of the Battle Cruiser 2.0 (BC2.0) Personal information: Mervine(Tony) Manuel Retired US Air Force 24 years Veteran Tent Camp over 50 years Started overlanding in July 2019 (Angel Matos took me on a 4 day expedition New Mexico, Arizona, Colorado, and Utah) Loved the experience and started my journey. Battle Cruiser 2.0 1998 GMC Suburban SLT, 5.7 V8 Vortex, 4x4 3in leveling kit from Torch off road, Tires […]

todayMay 25, 2021 96 14 4

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