Category Archive: Adventuremobiles

Adventuremobiles: Download Cyrus Sutton’s “Compassing” for Free

Cyrus Sutton bought his old Econoline van with the dream of outfitting it with solar panels and a bed, a little investment in that “someday” surf trip he’d take down to Mexico. But… Continue reading

R.I.P. Big Yellow Adventuremobile

One of my favorite quotes is from the founder of Patagonia, Yvonne Chouinard, and it goes like this: “The adventure doesn’t start until something goes wrong.” Well, if a recent turn of events… Continue reading

Adventuremobiles: Grace King’s Surf Wagon

Name: Grace King, 20 Hometown: Chesapeake, Virginia Adventuremobile: 1974 Volkswagon Adventurewagen “This Adventurewagen has seen many an adventure with various owners in its lifetime. When we bought this bus a year ago, it… Continue reading

Adventuremobiles: Adventure Filled’s Tiny Car Is Big on Spirit

From the dirtbag van to the noble bicycle, this is an on-going series dedicated to all the things that move us. “It’s missing a hubcap, the fifth one lost. It doesn’t like to… Continue reading

Adventuremobiles: Drive Nacho Drive Goes on the Search for Clean Water

From the dirtbag van to the noble bicycle, this is an on-going series dedicated to all the things that move us. Quit your job. Buy a van. Travel the world. Bring people clean… Continue reading

Girl Gone Wild: Katie Boué’s Cross-Country Van Trip

In May of 2011, climber Katie Boué and her “big hairy boyfriend,” Niko Monteiro, embarked on a five-week cross-country trip in Boué’s parents’ Pilot—a dream many of us have. After stint doing the… Continue reading