20-24 spring summer gear guide, overland gear, overlanding,

Spring is in the air, the temperatures are rising and maybe it’s time to upgrade some of your overland gear. Check out TAP’s 2024 Spring/Summer Overland Gear Guide for some fantastic ideas to get you prepared for all those adventures you’ve spent the winter dreaming of.

This year we’ve split the guide into two parts and three price categories. Below is Part 2 featuring (1) $299-$999 and (2) $1000+


Price Category: $299-$999


Gazelle Tents


T4 Overland Edition Hub Tent

The T4 Overland Edition Hub Tent has all the same great features of our most popular T4 Hub Tent, with additional upgrades to take this tent to the next level. The Overland Edition includes an added durable footprint for floor protection, upgraded All-Terrain Stakes, and a water-resistant duffle bag. This tent spaciously provides 61 square feet of floor space and stands 78” tall – sleeping four people with spare space for your gear.

The T4 Overland Edition comes fully-assembled and sets up and takes down in under 90 seconds. They feature a durable and lightweight fiberglass poles and all-metal hub framework that easily pops into place and folds back down. Simply pop out each side and roof hub and you’re all set. Gone are the days of looking at diagrams, managing several loose parts, and trying to figure out which pole goes where. Let the T4 Hub Tent Overland Edition take your base camp to the next level. 

MSRP: $579.99 BUY HERE


23 Zero

23 zero
Peregrine 270 awning, 23 zero, overland awning,

Peregrine 270 Awning

The23 Zero five-arm Peregrine 270° Awning is designed as free-standing andspans nearly 20ft along a vehicle. Itcan be set-up and packed down by a single person in under 60 seconds. It’s suitable for mounting on almost all 4WD vehicles and trailers including teardrop trailers with a rear galley. The Peregrine 270° Awning offers an incredible amount of shelter and is the perfect roof rack awning choice for your overlanding or camping set up. Ideal for overnight stays, meal breaks and long-term base camping. Our Peregrine roof rack awnings are made with a 280gsm PU coated Ripstop poly cotton canvas fabric and come withLight Suppression Technologyreducing the temperature underneath the awning by 20% and helping you avoid sunburn.The Peregrine 270° awning providessecond to none shelter and coverage and offers optional walls (2), which, when erected, can provide up to 279 sqf of shelter around your vehicle making it ideal for both sun and rain protection. Measuring 88”when stowed,it’s suitable for many mounting applications. Incorporating two convenient integrated swing down pivoting telescopic legs for ease of set up and pack down and constructed with extruded box alloy raftersand cast alloy hinge mechanisms the Peregrine 270° Awning is surprisingly light weightat under 51lb. You can opt for a driver’s side or passenger side deploymentand they all come with mounting hardware for most cross-bar style roof racks, “L” shaped mounting brackets, additional telescoping legs, guy ropes and stakes. 




Spring/Summer Overland Gear Guide
ROKA, Phantom, sunglasses,

Phantom Ti

Inspired by the iconic pilot’s frame and our first pro athlete, Jesse Thomas, who won his breakthrough triathlon in gas station aviators, the Phantom is a classic frame that conceals the world’s most advanced performance features and offers razor sharp optics.

  • Matt gunmetal titanium frame
  • C3 Optics Ranger polarized lens
  • Designed to shield against full bright sunlight with a 17% light transmission
  • Enhances green, brown and red colors
  • Fingerprint resistant
  • Light weight with no pressure points
  • No slip GEKO pads
  • 2 year warranty

MSRP: $310 (Currently on sale for $215) BUY HERE



Spring/Summer Overland Gear Guide
aqua glide, backwoods 85,

Backwoods Expedition 85

When your adventures involve paddling longer distances or carrying additional gear, the Expedition 85 is an ultralight touring workhorse. At 8’-6” long and weighing only 12-pounds, this boat tracks straight, and it has the capacity and features to organize and carry gear efficiently. If you’re looking for an ultralight, expedition-ready solo touring kayak, look no further than the Expedition 85.

  • Best For: 1-person ultralight touring, angling, or expeditions.
  • Capacity: 1-person | 300 lb. (136 kg) max weight.
  • Warranty: 1-year limited against any manufacturing defects.
  • Dimensions: 8’-4” (254 cm) L x 35.5” (90.2 cm) W x 13.0” (33 cm) H x 11″ tube diameter.
  • Hull Weight: 12 lbs / 5.4 kgs
  • Includes: kayak, seat, foot pump, 19.5″ x 29.5″ storage bag, fin, and repair kit
  • Not Included: paddle and PFD (Personal Flotation Device).

MSRP: $829.99 (Currently on sale for $497.99) BUY HERE



snow peak taking fire pit,

Takibi Fire and Grill:

The Takibi Fire and Grill is made of durable stainless steel and designed in Japan for a lifetime of use. Packable, portable and modular, use the Takibi Fire and Grill to create a gathering anywhere. The five-piece set includes Grill Net, Grill Bridge, Pack & Carry Fireplace L, Baseplate, and Carrying Case. To cook with charcoal, add on the Fireplace Coal Bed (L).

Specs: Weight: 32lbs Size: L17.7″, W17.9″, H12″

MSRP: $349.95 BUY HERE



Spring/Summer Overland Gear Guide


Engineered to be the most reliable winch on the market. The Ironman 4×4 Monster winch collection has a range of features for the most extreme vehicle recoveries. Designed in Australia for military, mining, and recreational use, the Monster Winch was designed with a sole mission to be the most reliable, versatile electric winch on the market.  

Starting with the high power, low friction motor. This heavy-duty winch puts out 6.4hp and features high strength alloys and ultra-slick low friction materials for added durability and heat reduction. The straight engage clutch paired with a 3 stage planetary gearbox at a 265:1 gear ratio allows all of these components to take full advantage of the winch’s 12000 pounds of pulling power.  

The Ironman 4×4 electric winch comes with a 5-year limited warranty. This offroad winch uses a universal bolt pattern for fitment to your bumper and includes all hardware and electrical wiring required for the procedure. Installation requires simple tools and a couple of hours.  




Spring/Summer Overland Gear Guide

SES Suspension Enhancement Systems

The Timbren SES Suspension Enhancement Systems is designed to level your load, making for a safe, controlled ride that’s so smooth you might forget you’re driving a camper van altogether. How? Their patented Aeon® rubber springs deliver a progressive spring rate. As load increases the Aeon® spring gently pushes back, eliminating squat, sway, and vehicle body roll – meaning you’ll enjoy a comfortable ride.

Timbren SES kits require zero post-installation maintenance and can be installed in under 30 minutes, right from your driveway.

Every Timbren SES kit is backed by Timbren’s 100 Day Money Back Guarantee and their Lifetime Warranty. Timbren is also known for their incredible customer service. You can rest assured that if you have any questions their team of professionals will take care of you.

MSRP: $316.90 BUY HERE


Price Category: $1000+


Kuat Racks

Kuat IBEX truck bed rack,

IBEX Truck Bed System

Meet the IBEX truck bed rack from Küat. Crafted from lightweight yet durable aluminum and coated in a ballistic black powder coat, this truck bed rack boasts the signature Küat style like no other Overlanding truck rack system on the market.

It’s designed with a static weight capacity of 1,200 pounds and a dynamic weight capacity of 300 pounds, meaning this bad boy can handle the harshest outdoor conditions and all your gnarly adventure gear like a total boss, on or off the grid.

Plus, the rack system is modular and can be configured at full-height or mid-height, right out of the box. The adjustable telescoping crossbars and numerous T-channels accommodate a wide array of bespoke accessories, including mounting hardware for Retrax, EGR, and other retractable tonneau covers. 

The IBEX truck bed rack is also covered by Kuat’s No Worries Limited Warranty for extra peace of mind allowing you the freedom to be a little “extra” with your Overlanding truck build.

MSRP: $1489-$1589 BUY HERE


23 Zero

23 zero
Kabari 2.0 RTT, Roof top tent, 23 zero, overland tent,

Kabari 2.0 Hardshell Roof Top Tent

Thenew 23 ZeroKabari 2.0 rooftop tent replaces the original with enhanced features for a superior expedition experienceoffering rapid setup and take down and designed with superiorventilation and panoramic views. It includes our new sustainable ECO13B fabric which is 100% certified recycled 900D Polyester Oxford produced using recycled PET bottles. This fabric results in huge energy savings as well as significantly less petroleum and chemical use during fiber production to bring sustainability to our industry –it’s good for the environment while getting you out in the environment!ECO13B includesour revolutionary LST™ (light suppression technology) featuremaintaining up to 15% cooler temperatures inside the tent and almost zero light penetration until any windows are opened so you can sleep better than ever in our roof-top tents.The inclusion of apass-through power dockand Anderson plughelps keep your devices charged and readyandaversatile dimmable 24′′ LED lightisattachable with hook and loop. A ceiling organizer features 5 mesh pockets,and a clear tablet pocket and new sail tracks are included for hanging boot bags, or utility organizers.Additional optional roof bars are available so you can take the extra equipment on your trip that would otherwise be left behind. The sleek hard-shelldesign optimizes aerodynamics and minimizes wind resistance during travelwith a low-profile of 9.25”. The Kabari 2.0 is a dual occupancy hub for the modern explorer offeringmultiple entry options from the rear and sides, with a removable rain awning for uninterrupted views and ventilation.For a limited time,we are offering free boot bags and roof bars.



Trail Trailer

Trail Trailer
Trail Trailer, overland trailer, off-road trailer,

Trail Trailer MOD

“The Trail Trailer MOD is the ultimate campsite companion. Boasting best-in-class ground clearance, with a unique modular design, the MOD can be built to meet many users’ unique needs. 
TrailTrailer.com is your premier destination for innovative, versatile trailers designed for the modern explorer. Whether you’re a solo adventurer or a family looking to escape the ordinary, our unique MOD series trailers are here to transform your outdoor experiences. Starting at $3,900, each model is engineered for seamless adaptability to a myriad of activities, from serene kayaking journeys to exhilarating mountain biking trails.

Our MOD series trailers, suitable for utility terrain vehicles to small and full-size passenger vehicles, are not just any trailers. They are a testament to our commitment to quality, functionality, and sustainability. Equipped with features such as multiple wheels and tire size options, LED turn and brake lights, a tongue stabilizer jack, and a pioneering Timbren axle-less suspension, these trailers are built to withstand the rigors of the great outdoors while providing unmatched comfort and convenience.

At TrailTrailer.com, we understand that adventure is not one-size-fits-all. That’s why we offer customizable options to fit your specific needs, ensuring that you have the perfect base camp for any adventure. Our trailers are more than just a means to carry your gear; they are a gateway to exploring the unexplored, creating memories that last a lifetime, and reconnecting with nature in ways you never thought possible.




Land Moto
Land Moto, Dsitrict scrambler, EV, electric motobike,

LAND Moto District Scrambler

The LAND Moto District Scrambler emerges as a beacon of innovation in the electric motorcycle industry, embodying the perfect blend of off-road capability and urban versatility. Designed for the adventure seeker who refuses to be confined by the boundaries of the concrete jungle, the District Scrambler stands out as a testament to LAND Moto’s commitment to eco-friendly, efficient, and thrilling transportation solutions.

Crafted in Cleveland, Ohio, the District Scrambler is a masterpiece of engineering, combining hand-made production techniques with cutting-edge electric vehicle technology. This motorcycle is not just a mode of transportation; it’s an extension of the rider’s desire for freedom and exploration, offering an unparalleled riding experience that’s as sustainable as it is exhilarating.



Check out the S/S Gear Guide Part 1 (price point up to $299) HERE

Check out TAP’s Ultimate Overland Gear Guide HERE

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Raised in beautiful but rainy England, Andy moved to the sunny climes of Southern California in 1995 and hasn’t looked back since. Two and half decades working in the outdoor, bike and surf industries has given him a thirst for adventure and living life without a ceiling. When not working on the website, he can be found surfing Californian beaches, or in remote mountain or desert areas, either primitive camping, mountain biking or embarking upon vehicle assisted adventure in the backcountry with one of The Adventure Portal rigs.