Why Overlanding?

Overlanding is defined as ‘Self-reliant adventure travel, where the journey is the primary goal’ To us, overlanding is the freedom to take the road less travelled and hit the wilderness, safe in the knowledge that our adventure rig is equipped with all the gear and supplies we need to safely pitch camp wherever we end

British Columbia and Beyond – The 2020 Bucket List

British Columbia and Beyond – The 2020 Bucket List Need some ideas for a British Columbia Road trip – here are our top 11 places to visit in British Columbia and Beyond in 2020 From exploring Vancouver Island – voted in CNN Travels top 20 places to visit this year to the iconic and majestic

Vancouver Island Bucket list for 2020

Vancouver Island Bucket List for 2020 As we welcome in 2020 we hope your new year resolutions are filled with lots of adventures and getting out in nature.  If you are looking for some ideas on where to travel on Vancouver Island – why not check out our 2020 Bucket list for Vancouver Island. Filled

Camping with Pets in British Columbia

Camping with pets in British Columbia. One of the best things about our overland rental vehicles? They are pet friendly. We just charge a small sur-charge to help with the additional cleaning.  Exploring the back-country of British Columbia with your pets is one of the best vacations ever, but it’s important to be safe and

Why Carmanah Walbran Provincial park should be on your 2020 Vancouver Island bucket list.

As our inbox starts filling up with 2020 bookings and itinerary ideas, take a moment to consider visiting Carmanah Walbran Provincial park, especially if you are choosing to book a FarOut Wilderness Overland vehicle rental for your Vancouver Island tour.  What is Carmanah Walbran Provincial Park? Hard fought for in the 1990’s by a group

Vancouver Location Opening April 2020

Exciting news for the FarOut Wilderness Team.  From April 2020 we are adding Vancouver to our list of collection and drop off locations.  You will be able to collect a vehicle at no added charge from Vancouver Airport and downtown Vancouver.  You can now explore the whole of British Columbia and beyond with a FarOut

Fall camping recipe – Vancouver Island – Beef Stew

As we say good bye to the warmer weather and welcome the fall, its time to crack out one of my favourite recipes for this time of year – a classic Irish beef stew, or vegetable stew depending on your preference. Personally I prefer making this onsite over the course of the day, we tend

Winter Sun!

Exciting news in the FarOut Wilderness family – For those sunchasers, you can now pick up a FarOut Wilderness Overland Vehicle in Phoenix, Arizona and explore the warmer climate of the Southern states of the US during our winter season special.  Our first guests have booked onto our 2019 Arizona location offering Overland vehicle rentals

Mountain Biking – Vancouver Island

Vancouver Island has a host of great mountain biking opportunities for the novice and thrill seeker alike. We have been scoping out a few great areas for you to hit.   Day Trips: Based in an around Victoria – these are easy day trips to get your fill on 2 wheels. Fancy making a weekend

Top Tips for Camping with Babies and Toddlers

We have been avid campers our whole lives and together we have spent many a night around the camp fire with a cold beverage talking about how we couldn’t let children change our passion for the outdoors or hinder our ability to adventure. Then we had Phoebe… and we truly realised why a lot of