Rig: 2017 Toyota 4Runner TRD off road Trail Distance (round trip from Red Deer, Alberta): 2855 km Trail date: July 24 – 29, 2017 Overland West Coast– a road trip from Red Deer, Alberta to the west coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia. This was the first time we have used the T4R for a long
Tofino, British Columbia
FJoverland is now “Overland Travel” – my blog on my dreams, the planning, the preparation and the journey to explore western Canada… Why the change? I had every intention of travelling in our 2012 Toyota FJcruiser (see the build pages on this vehicle) and hence the original name of this site. However I didn’t predict
Things change…just when I was focussed and committed on the FJ build for our planned overlanding trips in 2017, an offer I couldn’t turn down came along and the FJcruiser is no longer! Welcome to the new rig…a 2017 Toyota 4Runner Off Road edition… We still have travel plans this summer and now the race
Rig: 2012 FJ cruiser Trail Distance (round trip from Red Deer, Alberta): 411km Trail date: April 1, 2016 This is a great loop that takes H752, west of Rocky Mountain House, connects with the Forestry Trunk Road (H40) heading north and returns east on Township Road 382A. The trails are a mix of gravel and dirt roads without
I spent a great deal of time researching a tire that would not only stand up to off road driving on gravel and mud but could also be suitable for the ice and snow during our long winters. When BF Goodrich released the winter rated KO2, I was sold. I installed these in March 2016
I took the Forestry Trunk Road that runs parallel to the Rocky Mountains and headed north to Nordegg.