What Not to Bring: 5 Things That Will Bog Down Your Overlanding Adventure

No matter who you talk to in overlanding, everybody seems to have a list of what you need to bring. But what don’t you need to bring?

Payload matters, and you’re probably already over the GVWR of your vehicle if you have it outfitted for overland travel.

So what can you cut out of your kit? Dan Grec of The Road Chose Me outlines the stuff most people think they need but don’t.

Get his expert take here, then trim down your kit accordingly.

Runtime: 9.5 minutes

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Sam Anderson

Sam has roamed the American continent to follow adventures, explore natural wonders, and find good stories. After going to college to be a writer, he got distracted (or saved) by rock climbing and spent most of the next decade on the road, supporting himself with trade work. He's had addresses in the Adirondack Mountains, Las Vegas, and somehow Kansas, but his heart belongs in the Texas hill country.

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