Category: Blog

Our first month…

We’ve now been traveling for just over a month! As you can tell, we haven’t been updating our blog at all. When we get the chance, we’ve been posting to our Facebook and instagram. Make sure you check those out to see the latest!

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Final Preparations

We are now in the final preparations for our trip! We were originally hoping to head out today but we are still tying up some loose ends. We are planning to leave Indiana on Friday or Saturday to make it somewhere within Monday’s solar eclipse totality. At this moment, we’re thinking of going to the […]

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It’s really happening!

We no longer have months before we leave…it is now only weeks. We’re still trying to figure out exactly when we will leave. August 6 is the earliest departure date but it could be postponed depending on when our additional accessories for Fitz get shipped and installed. They were estimated to be done in the […]

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Alexa in our rooftop tent!

Meet Fitzgerald…

If you’re following us on social media, you’ll notice that we received the 4Runner a couple weeks ago! (Check it out on Facebook and Instagram) So, we’ve been hanging out with it as much as possible. 🙂 Because of that, we haven’t had much time for blogging. But here goes a little update… The build […]

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2017 Toyota 4Runner Overland Build

As we prepare to travel, we are having a 4Runner built for overlanding. It is a 2017 Toyota 4Runner TRD Off Road Premium with KDSS (Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System). Here are all the modifications we are putting into it… Drivetrain Wheels – XD 300 Tires -Nitto Ridge Grapplers 285/70R17 Suspension – Icon Vehicle Suspension Stage 1 […]

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First Test Drive and Final Build Decisions

We went into the Toyota dealership and were able to finalize our build. We were able to a few more things that we originally thought within our budget. Check out this page for the full build. After we finalized the details, we were able to take the stock truck on a drive and we loved […]

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Adventure awaits

We’re actually going to do it. We are planning to travel out west, leaving the midwest behind. We will be utilizing a 2017 Toyota 4Runner to help us get to the rugged places we want to explore. We’ve been researching locations have found some beautiful scenery! Stay tuned for many more details!

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