Overland Across The Sahara and Beyond

USnomads: On the road in an effort to bring people together across borders and cultures for a true exchange via project nomads2nomads.



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LATEST NEWS: East coast roadtrip, Nomad Rally prep, and more … [read]

ALGERIA SCOUTING: See the report from southeastern Algeria here, the latest installment here, or the original daily posts here

MONGOLIA EXPEDITION: See the latest installment of the Mongolia Expedition report here, or the original daily posts here
IN THE DESERT: See INTO THE MAZE an in-depth report on an epic trip to one of the most remote areas in the lower 48 states. Check out the MAURITANIA REPORT with routes and details from our independent Sahara scouting expedition…


RALLY NOMAD Updates from the inaugural edition of the Nomad Overland Virtual Adventure Rally ... OVERLAND RALLY READ MORE REPORT EXPLORING Tips for exploring ghost towns and abandoned places with profiles of eight favorite sites ... HISTORY'S GHOSTS READ MORE FIELD NOTES JOURNEY Field notes from the cross-country loop to the southwestern deserts... ACROSS THE USA READ MORE 100 DAYS FIELD NOTES SUDAN Daily posts from the Sudan scouting trip ... ACROSS SANDS OF TIME READ MORE SCOUTING KYRGYZSTAN Report from the field on the Kyrgyzstan scouting route ... EXPLORING THE SILK ROAD READ MORE FIELD NOTES EGYPT Daily posts from our first Egypt scouting trip ... THE WESTERN DESERT READ MORE SCOUTING ALGERIA Report from a journey in the south-east of Algeria. First waypoint: Djanet ... THE SOUTH-EAST READ MORE ROADTRIP EL CAMINO DEL DIABLO Detailed report from a solo journey on the infamous border trail from Ajo to Yuma... ON THE BORDER READ MORE ROADTRIP EAST COAST Exploring the east coast, on and off road: The barrier island wilderness of Chincoteague NWR... EXPLORATIONS READ MORE MONGOLIA EXPEDITION ULAANBAATAR In-depth report from the Mongolia expedition, begins with a look at the capital... THE STARTING POINT READ MORE ROADTRIP A six-day 450-mile solo trip into the Maze — one of the most remote places in the continental United States... INTO THE MAZE READ MORE REPORT MAURITANIA In-depth series direct from the desert, with maps and waypoints, first stop Nouakchott... SCOUTING THE SAHARA IN READ MORE




ROADTRIPS

100 DAYS JOURNEY…
Report from the epic 15,000 mile roadtrip across the USA, with a focus on exploring the desert backcountry in the southwestern, includes daily posts, maps and location information… [read]


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Training

ANATOMY OF A DESERT RECOVERY
A step-by-step examination of a complex recovery operation to rescue a Jeep stuck deep in the sand dunes, illustrating some of the difficulties specific to this terrain and how to overcome them… [read]


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Logistics

EXPLORING HISTORY’S GHOSTS
Tips for exploring ghost towns and abandoned places around the world, including profiles and location information for eight very different types of “ghosts”… [read]


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Reflections

NOMAD OVERLAND RALLY
The inaugural edition of the Nomad Overland Virtual Adventure Rally runs from June through August, and is a new kind of overland event with teams competing across the USA… [read]


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