2/28/17 The bus has been sold! Thank you for all of your interest.
It’s been a whirlwind few years for us at Outside Found. Almost exactly three years ago, we hopped on a plane out to California to buy our soon-to-be bus conversion from a couple we found on Craigslist. Six months later we were neck deep in construction, finishing up a few months later. We travelled all over the Western United States, exploring Washington, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, and Arizona. We’ve documented the best of our experiences here on our blog, but the posts and photos we’ve shared can barely scratch the surface of the amazing adventures we’ve encountered on the road.
Now, we’re excited (and just a little bit sad) to announce that we will be moving on to a new chapter in our lives. One of the big objectives for the bus adventure was to find a community where we would be happy to put down some roots. Finding our perfect Eden proved to be a big challenge when every town that we visited had so much to offer! In the end, Montana has always had a place in our hearts and the city of Bozeman checks all of our boxes.
Today, we’re putting the bus up for sale and are excited to see it go to a new family who will keep it on the road for years to come.
This beautiful, open concept school bus conversion is the perfect combination of comfort, utility, character, and charm. Rugged tires, tons of clearance, massive water and propane tanks, plenty of solar power and a garage for your outdoor toys will help get you to your next adventure while the huge couch, spacious kitchen, built in heater, bathroom with toilet and shower, and unobstructed views will keep you cozy while you recover after. It’s hard to imagine a more comfortable home away from home!
More details are included below. Please email Will and Alyssa at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions. Reasonable offers will be considered. No trades please.
|Model:||Blue Bird Conventional with GMC B-Series chassis|
|Engine:||Caterpillar 3126 6-cylinder 7.2L|
|Fuel Tank:||70 gallon|
|Mileage:||~114,000 (+/- 1,000)|
|Inside Living Length:||29′|
|Inside Living Width:||7’6″|
|Inside Living Height:||6’2″ (high part of curved roof)|
- 7’ couch with cushions
- Folding dinette
- Office space with 2 monitor mounts
- Butcher block counter top
- Forced air heat throughout
- Closed cell foam insulation in ceiling and walls
- 14″ Fantastic Fan and 2 additional ceiling vents for air flow
- Nature’s Head composting toilet
- Full sized bed platform with mattress
- Garage space for bikes, skis, etc.
- Externally mounted propane tank
- Solar power system
- 12v lighting and 110v outlets throughout interior
- 2-way refrigerator
- 2 burner propane stove
- Stainless steel sink
- Electric water pump
- 6 gallon water heater
- Exterior lighting
- Tintend windows
- Brand new exterior paint job
- Privacy curtains
- WiFi Ranger system
Solar: Go Power! Solar Extreme Kit – 160 watt panels (3x, 480W total), 3000W pure sine inverter, digital controller, smart battery charger, inverter remote, and more.
Electric: 125 amp hour AGM batteries (4x, 500Ah total), 3000 watt pure sine inverter, 12v interior lighting, 110v interior outlets throughout
Water: 65 gallon freshwater tank, 65 gallon gray water tank, electric water pump and 6 gallon water heater
Propane: 28 gallon externally mounted propane tank
WiFi: WiFi Ranger signal boosting system and interior WiFi network
Hookups: City water hookups, hookups for 15/30/50 amp services, generator ready
Insulation: Closed cell foam insulation in ceiling (2″) and walls (3″)
* Electrical and plumbing were professionally installed and inspected by a licensed contractor.
- Shocks (2015)
- Intake Heater (2015)
- Service and Fluids (2016)
- Brakes and drums (2016)
- Tires (2016)
- Professionally done exterior paint and body repair (2016)
Questions? Ready to get on the road in the Outside Found Bus?
Please email Will and Alyssa at email@example.com with questions. Reasonable offers will be considered. No trades please.