We painted our bus in a hurry and ended up with a really good looking paintjob thanks to help from my grandparents, parents and Rachael’s parents. It was a team effort and it transformed the bus from a creepy former school bus to a shiny adventuremobile. Unfortunately, we left without finishing the paint job on … Read more Fresh Paint…Maintenance Monday on YouTube
We were pleasantly surprised to find more than enough FREE camping SoCal and we didn’t have to camp in a Wal-Mart parking lot! Below are some of our favorite sites from our time in Southern California. Laguna Mountain Julian, CA GPS: 32.977978, -116.524818 We end up in trailhead parking lots a lot of the time … Read more FREE Camping in Southern California
GPS: 36.655331, -105.977997 We had planned on pushing through to Durango, CO and instead opted to stay near Taos, NM in the Carson National Forest. We found this campsite at www.freecampsites.net and it was spectacular. We are big fans of boon-docking and not paying for a campsite, but we also want to be out and … Read more FREE CAMPING: Carson National Forest- Tres Piedras, NM
The dreaded skoolie roof leak! We got rained on and woke up in a puddle of water while sleeping in our bus. In this episode of our Skoolie Conversion YouTube VLOG we find the culprit, fix the problem and get a restful night’s sleep. Check it out below! As always, check out the rest of … Read more New VLOG episode is LIVE- Driveway Downpour
If you haven’t noticed yet, we don’t like paying for camping. We especially don’t like paying for camping when we are traveling through beautiful Western Canada and every dollar means we can stay on the road a little longer and see more of this beautiful country. Many thanks to the British Columbia Recreation Department for … Read more FREE Camping: Wapta Falls Recreation Site-Field, British Columbia
Okienomads VLOG Episode 10 is live on YouTube! In this episode we : ✔️Grab conversion van chairs from a junkyard ✔️Take out the old crusty seat ✔️Install the new (to us) seats Thank you for checking it out and let us know what you think! Please subscribe to our YouTube Channel to keep up to … Read more Rachael Doesn’t Have to Ride in a Lawn Chair Anymore!
We thought you would want to know that we have a new VLOG episode live on our YouTube Channel right meow! We spent much of the break avoiding working on the bus and spending time with family and friends instead. No worries, we are back home and working away on the Skoolie once again. You … Read more New VLOG Episode: Christmas with the Okienomads
We have a new VLOG episode live giving an update of our progress on the bus conversion. We are roughly 50% done with the bus and it seems like projects keep getting easier and faster as we go. *The GoPro on the drone had an SD card error on the first battery flight, so there … Read more New VLOG Episode: Build Updates & Drone Footage