Wes Siler

The story of adventure-travel in the outdoors
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Wes Siler

Wes Siler runs IndefinitelyWild, Outside's lifestyle column telling the story of adventure-travel in the outdoors, the vehicles and gear that get us there, and the people we meet along the way. You may recognize Wes from such websites as Jalopnik, Gizmodo, and Hell For Leather, where he used to review cars and motorcycles, and share his various misadventures, outdoors and otherwise. Wes lives in Montana with his partner Virginia McQueen, and their dogs, Wiley, Bowie, and Teddy.


Back-Road Driving 101

I've done road trips everywhere from the frozen tundra of Siberia to the red-sand deserts of the Australian outback. Here's what I've learned about keeping safe along the way. 

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Never Camp in a Campground Again

Maybe it’s just me, but noisy neighbors, overflowing dumpsters, and smelly bathrooms combine to represent the exact opposite of the experience I’m trying to achieve when I go camping.

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