Category: Blog

Education: GAIA Training

Our April meet brought out over 60 individuals looking to learn more about GAIA Navigation from a highly qualified navigation expert; Cody aka: Xpedition_America Cody is a USMC veteran with over 20 years of navigation experience. During his time as a Marine, Cody led…

Rec-Con Montana – 20% Off Tickets

We have teamed up with the Montana Outdoor’s Foundation and RecCon Montana to bring you 20% off to the RecCon Montana convention July 19-21. RecCon Montana will be the first event of its kind to bring together all aspects of outdoor recreation; Overlanding, Fishing,…

Portland Meet – May 11th

Rigs & Coffee has officially expanded to Portland, Oregon. Home to great music, great beer, and an expansive landscape to travel, it wasn’t going to be long until we added a Portland meet. Please join us for the first ever, Rigs & Coffee, in…

Gear Review: Camp Chef Summit

With numerous choices, a wide range of costs, and personal preference…how can one possibly choose a stove. For many us, it is trial and error run to finding the right setup. However, in this review, we will try to provide enough of an opinion…

Rig Spotlight: The_Startrek

A man looking to clear his mind, a mind that has a love connection with Subaru. Chad loves being outdoors and loves Subarus. So when it came time to select his weapon of choice, a Crosstrek found its way into the garage. Join us…

April 27th: Next Meet & GAIA Training

On Saturday, April 27th, we will be hosting our next meet and GAIA training at Front Runner Outfitters. The meet will run from 10-12 and will include a detailed, GAIA 101 training held by Cody, AKA: Xpedition America. instagram: Xpedition America Cody is a…

Rig Spotlight: Hike It Dirty

What do you do when your last kid goes off to college? Sell everything and go on a never-ending adventure. After raising two children and pouring their lives into their work and community, Rob and his wife are ready to hit the trails again;…

Figueroa Mountain Recap

On April 6th and 7th we lead a group of eight rigs for our first community overland trip. We headed north to Figueroa Mountain above Los Olivos. We drove the West Camino Cielo to Refugio Rd trail. Like all Rigs & Coffee Trips, this…

Journal: Al’s Family Adventure to Moab with Patriot Campers

On this trip we took our families from Southern California to Utah and back during the week of spring break. We drove our Toyotas with the Patriot Campers in tow. We spent nights camping along the trails and seeing the major landmarks of the…

Rig Spotlight: Foxtrot_Sierra_Overland

A Soldier, a Veteran, and an appetite for adventure. Adam, Foxtrot_Sierra_Overland, has built his F-250 to be a full-size off-road and overland machine. It is a perfect match for Adam’s motto, “Anything worth doing is worth overdoing.” Join us in today’s Rig Spotlight, as…