Arctic Solo Series
Our first ever season of ‘Solo’ is here! Join Richard & Ashley, from Desk To Glory, for an epic winter, overlanding, and camping adventure they will never forget as they head to the Arctic to complete their Pan-American story.
1. Prepping the X Overland 2016 Toyota Tacoma for an Arctic Overland Trip
The Expedition Overland team prep the 2016 Toyota Tacoma for an overlanding road trip of -35F temperatures, winter conditions and ice roads! A heating system, new tires, food prep, camera storage and charging are some of the important things on the list. Crew members Richard and Ashley arrive fro...
2. A Border Crossing, Winter Hot Springs, and Driving the Alaska Highway!
Despite facing challenges at the border, Richard and Ashley continue their overlanding adventure north! The winter camping is no joke as they learn how their roof top tent reacts to the cold weather. Ashley gives some tips on trip planning and they begin their winter overlanding road trip with a ...
3. Sourtoe Cocktails and Stuck on the Dempster Highway for Seven Days
Richard and Ashley make their way from the Alaskan Highway north from Whitehorse to Dawson City, Yukon. They have a chance to meet some amazing local residents and of course, try the famous Sourtoe Cocktail in Dawson City! The couple continues north on the Dempster Highway, winter camping and enj...
4. Exploring Inuvik by Ice Road, Snowmobile, and Dogsled!
The Expedition Overland team members, Richard & Ashley, experience northern life in the remote town of Inuvik! A day trip to the hamlet of Aklavik brings a history lesson, then it’s off for a first time snowmobile ride, and a visit to an igloo with a familiar face from 2013! Dogsledding is also a...
5. Driving to Tuktoyaktuk...IN THE WINTER!
Richard and Ashley take advantage of a weather window to finish their overlanding adventure north. They hop back in the overland built Toyota Tacoma and continue on their winter road trip north to the Arctic Ocean, bordering the hamlet of Tuktoyaktuk. Weather problems continue to plague the team,...