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The Intrepide is a charmingly modern tiny house in the French Alps

Many of us think of the tiny house movement as a North American phenomenon due to their growing popularity here. Yet, tiny houses are really popping …

Sustainability

Aluminum camper trailer features a convertible roof for star gazing

Get ready for panoramic views of the night sky<p>For camper enthusiasts, August is an exciting time. That’s because each year the world’s biggest and most innovative camper manufacturers descend on Düsseldorf, Germany, to show the latest and greatest in vans, RVs, travel trailers, and more. <i>Love</i> …

Minimalist camper van packs everything you need in 48 square feet

It sleeps two but can still haul large items<p>There are a slew of new camper designs coming out of Europe that showcase innovative ideas on how to pack a lot into a compact space. Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen a van with its own outdoor movie theater, a $67K camper that is also a boat, and a …

Campervans

No-frills travel trailer camps 2 for $7K

Get outside on a budget<p>We’ve been on an affordable camper streak this week at Curbed, highlighting lightweight, budget camper trailers and a conversion camper that gets you van life for $35,000. Today’s focus is the Cargo Camper, a Texas-based company that’s building small, basic campers that get …

Campers

Tiny house tries indoor-outdoor living with sliding roof

Long johns recommended<p>Tiny home designers try all kinds of clever tricks to make their houses slightly more spacious, but credit where credit’s due: This tiny home has not one but two lofts, and one of them opens directly to the great outdoors.<p>The $62,000 Cécile is a fir-clad tiny home from French …

Living Rooms

The Jackery Explorer 240 is a Compact Off-Grid Power Supply

Posted in Gear<p>Whether you charge it up by plugging it in or use the brand’s optional solar panels, the Explorer 240 from Jackery provides plenty of …

Off-grid

ZipStitch Wound Closure Device

Billed as a more convenient and affordable alternative to traditional stitches, the ZipStitch Wound Closure Device is a smart addition to your bag. …

BRS Offroad Sherpa Camper Trailer

BRS Offroad's Sherpa camper trailer is unlike anything else on the market. The Australian company has plenty of harsh terrain to test their designs, …

Campers

EarthCruiser GZL Pop-Up Truck Camper

Thanks to Oregon-based EarthCruiser, you can now fit a luxury camper for off-road adventures onto an existing pickup truck, turning it into a …

RVs

Burstner Harmony 3 Concept Camper

With a hotel-like interior, the Bürstner Harmony 3 Concept Camper is a true home on wheels. Notable touches include pendant lamps, a rainfall shower, …

Coffeemakers

BioLite CampStove 2

It boils water. It can grill. It charges your phone. Like all great camping tools, the BioLite CampStove 2 is a multitasker. Building on the success …

Portable

EarthCruiser EXP Expedition Vehicle

There are a lot of companies that offer go-anywhere van conversions — but very few can claim to have gone as far as EarthCruiser. Started in …

Shipping Containers

Citroen Type H WildCamp Camper

Citroen have introduced something truly special inspired by the highly distinctive Type H van of half a century ago. The Citroen Type H WildCamp …

These Tie-Down Straps are Smarter & More Secure

Posted in Gear<p>Wraptie is the world’s smartest multi-function tie down strap. These versatile straps come in a variety of sizes and use a hook & loop …

You’ve Never Seen a Camp Chair that Packs Down This Small

Posted in Camping and Gear<p>When it’s packed up, the GoChair is the size of a water bottle, making it easier than ever to bring a comfortable seat …

This is the Thinnest Rooftop Tent on the Market

Posted in Camping and Gear<p>Lightweight, thin, and packed with user-friendly features, the GoFast Campers Platform is a new rooftop tent that will take …

Timberleaf Pika Teardrop Camper Trailer – $11,750 USD

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>4x4<br>• American<br>• Camping<p>The Timberleaf Pika Teardrop Camper Trailer is a new offering from the highly-regarded Colorado-based …

Intrépide tiny home keeps it clean with a simple sloping roof

Tiny houses come small and, well, less small, and French purveyor of teeny towable homes Baluchon tends to focus on the former. But its latest …

Flatbox kit turns the Toyota Land Cruiser into an overland camper

Ququq already offers affordable all-in-one camper solutions for some of the world's most rugged off-roaders, with its Land Rover Defender box and …

Laowa's wild macro probe lens gives you a wide-angle bug's-eye view

This is one of the weirdest and most extraordinary new camera lenses we've ever seen. Laowa's 24 mm f/14 probe lens looks bizarre, works like nothing …

Tepui's vehicle cargo box moonlights as a roof-top tent

Tepui is building upon its versatile roof-top tent (RTT) lineup with the all-new HyBox, a transforming vehicle tent that will support adventures of …

iKamper makes vehicle adventure easier with coverless, gear-hauling roof tent

When Korean camping/overland outfitter iKamper ventured out onto the US market, it didn't just bring a "me too" roof-top tent (RTT) with it. Instead, …

Colorful camper van is the ultimate adventure vehicle

There’s even an indoor shower system<p>With summer in full swing, adventurers are out in force enjoying everything from national parks to off-the-grid camping in remote destinations. And while you’ll see no shortage of teardrops, Airstreams, and RVs on the roads, there’s one type of vehicle that’s …

Tiny expandable camper costs just $4,500

The wheel-less camper box sits on your hitch<p>Small campers have been in the spotlight the past few years, with manufacturers trying to fit as many bells and whistles into increasingly tiny trailers. But a recently launched company called Hitch Hotel aims to simplify all that and give you just the …

Pop-top camper van fits in your garage and sleeps a family

A camper and a daily driver in one<p>If there’s one thing the U.S. camper market is missing, it’s a compact camper that fits in your garage, can function as a daily driver, and still sleep a family for short weekend camping trips. We need a modern-day Volkswagen Westphalia or possibly for Volkswagen …

5 surprising vehicles you can convert into a home on wheels

Beyond the camper van<p>Take a trip this summer and you’ll see campers of all types—conversion vans, tricked-out RVs, teardrop trailers, and vintage Airstreams—all on the road to adventure. But there’s another world of converted campers that’s more under the radar. Instead of regular cargo vans or …

Custom camper van merges sleek design with space for gear

Compact and ready for adventure<p>Custom van builds can pack a lot into a small amount of space, from camper vans that sleep a family of six to luxury builds full of over-the-top amenities. Many of these larger builds, however, use the longer Mercedes Sprinters or Ram Promasters as their base. For …

Burly truck camper is expedition ready

Perfect for your overland adventure<p>The RV industry is booming, led by a new group of adventurers interested in small, lightweight trailers and larger Class B adventure vans. But there’s another sector of the camper world that’s also captivating adventurers: overlanding. <i>Love campers and trailers?</i></i> …

Volkswagen adds a larger, amenity-packed camper van to its lineup

Meet the big brother of the best-selling VW California camper van<p>If there’s any company that’s helped to shape the world’s preoccupation with camper vans, it’s Volkswagen. From the first “Splitty” bus in the 1940s to their best-selling California van, Volkswagen is an industry leader in figuring …

Contra Van Kit

The Contra Van Kit aims to assist its buyers in quickly getting their small van ready for camping. Rather than having to break the bank to customize …