Nomad Ramblings: Conversations from the Road

Nomad Ramblings: Conversations from the Road
Compelling first-hand stories from those who live the nomad-life
#41: Brian begins his Bears Ears volunteer experience
Apr 3 • 59 min
#40: Chad Bria explains the “why” behind his decision to live off-grid in Northern AZ
Mar 15 • 52 min
#39: Craig continues to battle intense arctic conditions and Brian shares how psilocybin has helped him
Mar 7 • 70 min
#38: Talking Loneliness in the Backcountry on Valentine’s Day
Mar 1 • 52 min
#37: Sitting down with Phil from Down2Mob Overland
Feb 20 • 40 min
#36: Craig discusses his life-threatening snowmobile commute and Brian talks about nomadic living
Feb 14 • 63 min
#35: Truck Camping in New England and on the East Coast
Jan 29 • 51 min
#34: Craig reveals his dog Roux is suddenly blind. Brian discusses his Bears Ears National Monument volunteer plans.
Jan 10 • 48 min
#33: Craig’s Strategy For Keeping Subzero Temps at Bay and Brian’s Realistic New Year Resolutions
Jan 4 • 48 min
#32: Psychedelic Experiences While in Nature and Overland Vehicle Changes on the Horizon
Dec 22, 2018 • 57 min
#31: Talking Psychedelic Therapy - Peyote, Ayahuasca, and Psilocybin
Dec 13, 2018 • 75 min
#30: Nicole Jaquis - India Nomad
Dec 11, 2018 • 144 min
“You don’t plan India, India plans you.”
#29: Tips for winter camping and a main contributor to fire bans
Dec 7, 2018 • 18 min
#28: Conversation with Tristan Higbee from SUV RVing
Dec 4, 2018 • 56 min
#27: Youtube - Donuts, Volcanoes, and Tips to build your audience
Dec 2, 2018 • 57 min
This episode of the podcast is geared towards those who are interested in building an audience on YouTube. Craig asks Brian questions on how he went about creating videos pertaining to winter camping, truck camping, and off-grid living. YouTube can be a…
#26: Snowed in at the ranch, Craig’s trouble with the snowmobiles, and how CBD is helping Brian.
Nov 29, 2018 • 47 min
Craig is now snowed in at the off-grid ranch and has experienced some problems with the snowmobiles and Brian gives an update on the health benefits from his CBD supplements.
#25: CBD Series Part 2 - Phytorite’s Charlie Stivers & Mia Voss
Nov 27, 2018 • 47 min
In this episode of the podcast, I sit down with Charlie Stivers and Mia Voss from Phytorite based out of Denver, CO. Phytorite is an industry leader in bringing quality organic CBD and Hemp products to market. For more information on how you can benefit…
#24: Influencer Marketing: Things to consider when building your brand
Nov 24, 2018 • 56 min
This episode is a follow up on the conversation with Mia Voss in the previous podcast.
#23: Influencer Mia Voss talks about how she turned her passion of being a brand ambassador into a career
Nov 22, 2018 • 39 min
Mia Voss is a Luxury Travel & Lifestyle Writer, Brand Ambassador, Speaker, and Entrepreneur. Her main superpowers? Storytelling & people connecting. Mia is currently working with brands such as Lexus, Collette Travel, Toyota, BMW, Nissan, Mazda, GMC and…
#22: Solar Power/Battery Banks While Winter Camping, Cast-Iron Cookies, and Thanksgiving Plans
Nov 17, 2018 • 25 min
Craig and Brian catch up before Thanksgiving to discuss Craig’s new YouTube channel, plans for Turkey Day, and why having portable solar panels and battery banks are game changers while winter camping in the Colorado Rockies.
#21: Tayson Whittaker, Founder and CEO of Outdoor Vitals
Nov 17, 2018 • 32 min
Tayson Whittaker, Founder and CEO of Outdoor Vitals, is today’s guest on the podcast. We discussed how Outdoor Vitals got started 4 years ago on just $500, what it means to “Live Ultralight”, how his company is able to offer top notch gear at very…
#20: Talking CBD with Mike Mathews of Player Complete and Sol Hustle
Nov 16, 2018 • 79 min
Episode 1 of our CBD series. Have you heard the buzz about CBD as a cure-all from anxiety, to pain, to cancer, to insomnia? So have we! Being nomads with plenty of city and country miles on our bodies (if you know what you mean), we’ve been curious about…
#19: Full-time winter camping in a 4-season tent, 25F morning in my truck topper
Nov 7, 2018 • 15 min
Short 15 minute rundown of my 4-season tent and starting my 25F morning in the truck topper along the Arkansas River…
#18: Mental Health, Mountains, and how they relate to Men
Oct 31, 2018 • 68 min
#17: Craig’s dual battery set up and stealth-optimized truck buildout
Oct 27, 2018 • 68 min
Check out Craig’s step by step explanation of his truck build for both stealth camping and backcountry adventures - We cover two important…
#16: Suspension upgrades don’t need to break the bank, CBD episode on the horizon
Oct 26, 2018 • 55 min
We have a CBD episode on the horizon and we’ll be excited to share that information with you. Do you have any questions or personal stories you’d like us to address? If so, please email them to [email protected] In this episode, we…
#15: Technology for nomadic living, podcast recommendations, and Kansas truck camping
Oct 24, 2018 • 89 min
weBoost Cell Phone Boosters - HIGHLY recommended for part-time or full-time nomadic living. USFS Interactive Website - explore new areas before venturing out in nature, create GEO pdf maps and share with friends BLM Interactive Website - click on BaseMaps…
#14: Discovering a LEGIT 1800s Medicine Wagon and waterfalls, dealing w/ aggressive dogs, and more.
Oct 21, 2018 • 33 min
Brian spends his weekend truck camping through some great off-the-beaten path areas along the Kansas/Oklahoma border. He gains access to a private ranch with a real 1800s medicine wagon, checks out a few waterfalls, and enjoys two State Fishing Lakes in…
#13: Stealth truck camping in Wrigleyville during the 2016 World Series and how to “overland” responsibly
Oct 15, 2018 • 33 min
Craig is the MASTER when it comes to stealth camping in his truck. He actually stealth camped inside his truck in Wrigleyville in 2016 when the Cubs were playing in the World Series. How awesome is that? This podcast starts out addressing how to…
#12: Redemption from the depths of despair, it’s never too late to claim control of your life
Oct 8, 2018 • 74 min
Brian shares a personal and very troubling time from almost a decade ago when he became dependent on prescription pills and almost lost his life. Unhappiness, stress, severe insomnia, and anxiety almost brought about an early demise. What does one do when…
#11: Off-Grid at a remote cabin near Gunnison, CO
Oct 3, 2018 • 56 min
In this podcast, Craig and Brian sit down to discuss ever-changing winter plans, identity politics, and why it’s important to listen to one another. We recorded this podcast at a 100 acre off-grid ranch near Gunnison, CO. The views were AMAZING! Get to…
#10: Female Solo-Adventurer and Truck Camper Marion Kanitz
Oct 1, 2018 • 58 min
I’m very happy to have Marion on this episode of the podcast. I’ve always been impressed by her determination to go adventuring anytime she wants…and most of the time she does it solo. Empowering women to get into the backcountry is important and Marion…
#9: Welcoming Craig Coleman and diving in DEEP!
Sep 27, 2018 • 49 min
At long last, Craig Coleman is BACK to full-time truck camping in Colorado and has joined us in co-hosting this podcast! In this episode, we dive deep into why we hit the road due to our own individual experiences in the Corporate World. Thanks for tuning…
#8: Backcountry cooking methods for a nomad life, YETI vs RTIC coolers, and my love for bacon.
Sep 26, 2018 • 41 min
In this episode, we cover our different cooking methods, YETI vs RTIC cooler comparison, and touch on my love for all things bacon.
#7: Solar Power and Battery Banks For Nomad Life, plus an update with our ever-changing nomadic winter plans
Sep 15, 2018 • 53 min
In this episode, Brian and Barron talk about their specific solar power and battery bank setups for their respective power needs. We also spend about 20 minutes talking about the changes to our winter plans, the photo shoot with Merrell on Monday, and…
#6: Chris and Katelyn’s 6 month African motorcycle adventure
Sep 13, 2018 • 102 min
In this episode, we welcome our very first guests to the podcast! Chris and Katelyn Barnecut are in a league of their own when it comes to adventuring. They just returned to the United States after spending 6 months riding across the African Continent on…
#5: Traveling full-time with animals, the “why” behind living like this, and how to combat loneliness on the road.
Sep 1, 2018 • 71 min
In this episode, we cover user submitted questions on traveling with animals, the “why” behind living a nomadic lifestyle, and how to combat loneliness on the road.
#3: Brian talks about his rig and Barron goes “redneck scuba diving”…d
Aug 14, 2018 • 51 min
This is the second of a three part series covering different vehicle camping setups for full-time travel. In this episode, Brian discusses the modifications for his truck to be fully self-reliant in the backcountry, his plans for International travel in…
#2: Barron explains why he chose a 13ft. Scamp camper for his full-time travels
Aug 11, 2018 • 49 min
This is the first of a three part series covering different vehicle setups for full-time travel. In this episode, Barron Link goes into detail as to why he chose a 13ft Scamp camper as his full-time rig, the upgrades he and Elsa have made, and his plans…
#1: Barron Link and Brian Galyon discuss being full-time nomads
Aug 8, 2018 • 33 min
In this podcast, Brian and Barron dive into life on the road and how it’s impacted their lives.