Media Mentions

We've been making rugged soft storage for overlanders and adventure lovers since 2012 here by the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Because we've been around the block a few times, word about our products gets

Blue Ridge Overland Gear has been featured in magazines, websites, blogs, videos, and media outlets - including: Outside, OutdoorX4, American Adventurist, Gear Junkie, Blue Ridge Outdoors, Tread Magazine, Expedition Portal, Men's Journal, Bon Appetit and more.

Check out some reviews and articles about our products from around the web:


Made in America Directory | Alliance for American Manufacturing

BROG Wins Best Local Gear Company: Runner Up (2022) | Blue Ridge Outdoors (Feb. 2021)


All the Camping Kitchen Gear You Need | Bon Appetit (June 2021)

Best Local Gear Company: Runner Up | Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine (Feb. 2021)


The Overland Tool Kit | Independence Overland (August 2020)

Tire & Seat Back Organization Galore | Evergreen Overland (August 2020)

GoTreads Folding Recovery Boards: Gear Review | (Jan. 2020)


OVRLNDX: Ready For War With The Elements | Adventure Rigs / Dub Magazine (Nov. 2019)

Aeropress + Blue Ridge Overland Gear | (May 2019)

Long Term Review: Blue Ridge Overland Gear | American Adventurist (May 2019)

Gear Bag: February | Expedition Portal (February 2019)

10 Amazing Outdoor Companies in Virginia | Gearography (January 2019)

Gear Bag: January | Expedition Portal (January 2019)


Overland Expo 2018 Holiday Gift Guide | Overland Expo (Dec. 2018)

Last Minute Holiday Gifts For Your Overlander | Expedition Portal (Dec. 2018)

5 Things on the Holiday Wishlist | Vanish (Dec. 2018)

Gift Guide: Organization | Tread Magazine (Dec. 2018)

Our Favorite Gear at Overland Expo East | Outside Magazine (Nov. 2018)

The Goods: Extreme Road Tripping | Blue Ridge Outdoor Magazine (June 2018)

Our Favorite #Vanlife Gear from Overland Expo West (Tool Bag) | Outside Magazine (May 2018

Product Preview: BROG Tool Bag | American Rifleman (May 2018)

Blue Ridge Overland Gear Overlander Flea Market | Travel Overlander (January 2018)

Blue Ridge Overland Gear: IFAK feature | Tread Magazine (January 2018)

Blue Ridge Overland MOLLE Seatback Panel | Bag Blog (January 2018)


Blue Ridge Overland Gear: Got-to-Go Bag | Northstar Overland (September 2017)

The OCTK Lite - by Jonathan Hanson | Exploring Overland (June 2017)

Got-to-Go Everyday Carry Kit Bag (and bonus custom bag review) | East Coast Overland Adventures (June 2017)

NEW GEAR: Overland Expo 2017 (Featuring the Air Tool Bag) | (May 2017)

Blue Ridge Overland Gear expanding Bedford operations | Work It Lynchburg / News and Advance (December 2016)

OutdoorX4’s Gift Ideas this Holiday Season | (December 2016)

Blue Ridge Overland Gear Tool Bag | (June 2016)

Best Active Messenger Finalists: Fourth Annual Carry Awards | (March 2016)

Got To Go EDC Kit Bag | (March 2016)

Makers: Blue Ridge Overland Gear | The New Artemis (April 2015)

A Review: The BROG Tool Bag | MountainState Overland (March 2015)

Behind the Scenes at Blue Ridge Overland Gear (featuring our original 'thread shed') | Outdoor x4 Magazine

Blue Ridge Overland Gear Molle Seat-Back Panel Review | Firearms Insider (June 2014)

Blue Ridge Overland Gear - GTG Bag | Bag Blog (March 2014)

Interview with Blue Ridge Overland Gear (audio) | The 4x4 Podcast (October 2013)