Van Tour of Solo Woman Living in a 4×4 Van

Van Tour of Solo Woman Living in a 4×4 Van

Nomad Dream Vehicle!
Today we meet Laurie! Laurie was an over the road trucker who is now driving her dream vehicle! This is a 2002 Baja Chinook 4X4 with a fiberglass body! She absolutely loves this vehicle! Laurie lost her husband in 2019 and after doing some soul searching … she decided to sell her home and hit the road! Check out the gorgeous interior and phenomenal workmanship of a Chinook! Laurie has a big solar system, a huge fridge as well as a generator and everything she needs! We hope that Laurie has inspired you to get out and live your life to the fullest no matter what your circumstances are!
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  1. Vickie Lewis on May 3, 2023 at 11:26 am

    This is a month ago? ๐Ÿค”

  2. George Wagner on May 3, 2023 at 11:27 am

    Does it reduce social security if you don’t contribute for 7 years?

  3. honestsage on May 3, 2023 at 11:29 am

    Thanks guys great content

  4. Jan Chapman on May 3, 2023 at 11:30 am

    Hi bob and cody. Had to see this video again. I might have to get a cargo van. Just like this one.. I cant hardly hear her. She is great. Wow. How beautiful. Love these videos. Where is the chinook baja dealership. I want one. Love it. Equiped exactly the same. Wow. What town is the factory in. I need a phone number to. Please reply. Thank you. A big fan jan from texas.

  5. Sherry Peterson on May 3, 2023 at 11:30 am

    Why dont you just clamp a piece of bamboo or corroplast larger than the table right over the table? You can remove it when not in use.

  6. Olga Raffa on May 3, 2023 at 11:31 am

    Aww Bob, you can get one if you have your heart set on it! ๐Ÿ’—

  7. Adventure Ready on May 3, 2023 at 11:33 am

    Definitely an amazing platform for exploring and full-time RV/Van living with very little restrictions on places you can access!

    Our van looks like a prius compared to that Chinook!

  8. Mrs king Kong on May 3, 2023 at 11:34 am

    I so want to do this but not alone….with two or 3 other females or 2 couples to have a couple men to help out with some things.

  9. Poppy Diamante on May 3, 2023 at 11:34 am

    Sorry for your loss ( husband) absolutely love ur rigโ€ฆand I hope you have happy trailsโ€ฆ wishing u the best โค

  10. Florida Man Construction on May 3, 2023 at 11:35 am

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  11. Judy JudyMercer on May 3, 2023 at 11:36 am

    A beautiful little home Lori end it is so nice to see you Bob I Love your van tours I have really missed them

  12. Greg Bowden on May 3, 2023 at 11:36 am

    No.1 rig out there.

  13. Industrial Exit Strategist 2020 on May 3, 2023 at 11:38 am

    Very sorry for your loss.
    I razor shave my head in Honor of 62 people in my life circles that have had or has cancer or leukemia. 33 died. Thank you for sharing your story. You got this! Life is too short to sit still. I’m a solo empty nester, full time RV Nomad est January 13, 2019. Keep a journal in your Chinook. Write out your new life chapter. There are Sooo many people need to see and hear your story. ๐Ÿ˜‰

  14. gare gardner on May 3, 2023 at 11:38 am

    It looks like a taller than average ceiling, thats what i would enjoy. The truck is amazing, plenty of power and suspension for any needs. Gotta ask, how long is your hair (You Laurie, not Bob, lol)

  15. Roam4Fun on May 3, 2023 at 11:39 am

    Very nice lady

  16. Felix Cat on May 3, 2023 at 11:39 am

    What a lovely, inspiring woman she is!

    Her Travel Cabin base vehicle is truly an expedition grade vehicle with those specifications, and its absolutely perfect to put a high quality camper module onto!

    It is literally the very best of the best!

    Thank you for sharing this great person and her wonderful Travel Cabin.

  17. Door Knob Shock on May 3, 2023 at 11:40 am

    Great rig.

  18. Janet Koball on May 3, 2023 at 11:41 am

    A really nice unit. She is very friendly and full of info. Thanks Bob

  19. v L on May 3, 2023 at 11:42 am

    What an amazing video! Thank you so much for interviewing her, Bob. And thank you to everyone in the comments as well. I’m not as familiar with van-life, but it means so much to me that mom is able to share her passion and her story with you all. It’s crazy to think about how she used to show me these videos when I was a kid. Now she’s in one, and in her dream rig no less!! ๐Ÿ˜€ It hasn’t been the easiest journey, but I’m so proud of how far she’s come. โค๏ธ

  20. RichB on May 3, 2023 at 11:43 am

    I’m still brick and stick bound but I was wondering if youve ever thought of a phone app based gps grounded mutual aid network to tie willing nomads together ?

  21. TruckingKaiserAdventures on May 3, 2023 at 11:44 am

    I would love to see the van when she has the new woodwork installed.

  22. William Gasior on May 3, 2023 at 11:44 am

    Very nice rig, what is with women and candles!!

  23. Essie Mohr on May 3, 2023 at 11:49 am

    Wow awesome van!!!!

  24. Matt Alley on May 3, 2023 at 11:51 am

    I love how you showcase such good, strong, and resourceful people. People like her are great examples to follow

  25. Patrica Mcdonald on May 3, 2023 at 11:52 am

    Nice! Love it my first

  26. Gary Lyons on May 3, 2023 at 11:53 am

    Flying Spaghetti Monster sighting!!! Ra’Men!!

  27. America First on May 3, 2023 at 11:55 am

    Very nice

  28. Meegan Young on May 3, 2023 at 11:55 am

    Nice Place, but she gives a really painful to watch interview. It was like pulling teeth to try and get her to show anything. I wish she had been more comfortable.

  29. ms.lisa murphy on May 3, 2023 at 11:55 am

    I love these videos, but I wish atleast occasionally, the subject of "how much " would come up.

  30. Judy Zeigler on May 3, 2023 at 11:56 am

    Very nice too bad they don’t seal the them. Thanks for sharing.๐Ÿ˜Š Be Safe and Be Happy.

  31. DeeDee Gray on May 3, 2023 at 11:56 am

    that gives a whole new definition to an "all-terrain vehicle" !!

  32. Loyd Alexander on May 3, 2023 at 11:57 am

    Wow I whould love to see it now that it has been rebuilt please someone send me a video of it thank you mam.

  33. Michael Hazen on May 3, 2023 at 11:58 am

    Thats a fantastic rig, Laurie! every chinook I see is in pretty sad shape and the last thing I need is another project. Also Im a bit too big for them. props for the FSM logo on the freezer

  34. Linda Marie on May 3, 2023 at 12:02 pm

    This is a nice van! Cute dogs!

  35. zayvier69 on May 3, 2023 at 12:02 pm

    What do you think the mpg is?

  36. Deborah Jones on May 3, 2023 at 12:03 pm

    This is something I’d love to have!

  37. Bonnie B on May 3, 2023 at 12:05 pm

    Nice!! Can a drop leaf be screwed onto the table?

  38. Alan Hester on May 3, 2023 at 12:05 pm

    Chinook went out of business due to going in to building Class A motor-homes when the economy started to fail

  39. Roger Furman on May 3, 2023 at 12:07 pm

    nice rig and a shower !!! add a fold on piece with a hinge to your table to make it wider?

  40. Kaldia AZ on May 3, 2023 at 12:08 pm

    It’s a nice rig and it actually pretty interesting, but this is got to be the most boring tour I’ve ever seen. The host the owner everything just boring and slow.

  41. Spirit Hawk on May 3, 2023 at 12:08 pm

    great video and very sweet nomad sister

  42. zayvier69 on May 3, 2023 at 12:11 pm

    She said itโ€™s got the 4 speed automatic. So the Rv is not a manual stick shift?

  43. Carol Dorsey on May 3, 2023 at 12:11 pm

    Wonderful NOMAD HOME

  44. Tglander on May 3, 2023 at 12:12 pm

    Chinook is back in buisness however I donโ€™t see a Baja model. They are very good quality. They run over 200k new

  45. denise starr on May 3, 2023 at 12:14 pm

    Nice rig .

  46. leighclaude on May 3, 2023 at 12:18 pm

    Awesome chinook!

  47. G S on May 3, 2023 at 12:18 pm


  48. Americanspy1025 on May 3, 2023 at 12:22 pm

    That’s crazy

  49. Maurice Powers on May 3, 2023 at 12:22 pm

    When she’s standing near the bathroom what is behind her?

  50. Dave Wenners on May 3, 2023 at 12:23 pm

    I almost bought a 2 wheel drive version. I missed it by a few hours. I called the guy and he told me so many people called it’s first come first sold to.

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