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Great Smokey Mountain Jeep Invasion – Pigeon Forge, TN Aug 23-24

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On extremely short notice and with the help of great friends I have squeezed in another speaking appearance this summer:

THIS WEEKEND (Aug 23/24) I’m showing the Jeep and speaking at the Great Smokey Mountain Jeep Invasion in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.
The Jeep will be on display inside the convention center where I’ll be giving tours and telling stories.

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Great Smoky Mountain Jeep Invasion

Also, as a special guest of the Southern Four Wheel Drive Association I am presenting my African Adventure from 4pm-5pm on both Friday and Saturday.
I’ll be speaking in classroom #1.

See you there!


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4 Responses

  1. Josh Tilley says:

    Just finished your book and look forward to reading volume two. Will you be traveling to windrock Park when you do the Smokey mountain Jeep invasion? Does covid19 affect your plans?

    • Dan Grec says:

      Hi Josh,
      I’m really happy to hear you enjoyed Volume 1, and Volume 2 is coming very, very soon!
      Yes, COVID is really messing up my plans – both my speaking tour for summer of 2020 (cancelled) and my future expeditions.
      I’m still hoping to speak and present at all the Overland Expo events in 2020, but I don’t know if I can right now.
      All fingers are crossed!
      I’m not currently planning to make it to the Smokey Mntn Jeep Invasion this year.


  2. Emil Wertheimer says:

    Hello Dan,
    I would like to have your opinion on a trip fro Egypt to Namibia what would be the safest route

    • Dan Grec says:

      Hi Emil,

      Thousands of people drive that route every year, follow the coast down the East, then cut inland at about Zambia. You’ll have an amazing time!


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