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At the end of 2012 I left the traditional working world to set out on the road, exploring the great outdoors, and yes, work on the road freelancing and creating passive income. I created this site to inspire, and educate other would-be rat-race escapers…


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At the end of 2012 I left my Washington D.C. desk job to pursue adventure, location independence, and more… Since then I have:

The Epic Dirtbag Adventure

After losing my job, I converted my pickup truck into a home on wheels and road tripped across the West, hiking, climbing, and mountaineering…

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Backpacking Across Colombia

I flew down to Cartagena with a buddy as we backpacked across Colombia for a few months, before I eventually settled down in Medellin…

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Road Trip: Central America

My girlfriend Andrea and I set out overlanding, driving from Seattle to Mexico, Central America, and on to Colombia…

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Road Trip: South America

We are currently undertaking the second leg of this incredible journey and driving from Colombia to the very tip of South America: Patagonia.

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