ROOFTOP TENT Living

By GABRIEL CRAFT | life on top of cars | est. 2015

Review: Roofnest Sparrow Roof Tent

Author:<p>Publish date:<p>I’ve done the math. As much as I fantasize about buying a sweet Sprinter or Promaster for my weekend-warrior missions, it would …

Climbing

iKamper X-Cover Rooftop Tent

Unless you own a bus or a limousine, you usually have to choose between a rooftop tent and a roof rack for your gear – or come up with another …

Mountain Biking

Tepui Brings Swappable Canopies to All Its Tents

When we first encountered Santa Cruz, California, rooftop-tent company Tepui at Summer Outdoor Retailer a few years back, we were smitten. Having a tent fixed to the roof of your car that you can pop up and crash in at the end of the day—with several feet of separation from all those …

Camping

How A Camping Startup Ditched Venezuela, Revamped Its Cartop Tents And Got Into REI

Evan Currid and the team behind Tepui Tents get campers off the ground and into the wild.<p>What’s harder than starting a company with limited start-up funds and no background in business? Easy – starting a company based on importing products from producers in a country the Central Intelligence Agency …

Camping

auto tent

The 10 Sweetest Rigs at Overland Expo 2018

Photo: Jakob Schiller<p>1997 Stewart and Stevenson M1078 LMTV<p>This four-wheel-drive ex-military vehicle is now Eric Duckworth’s full-time home. He bought the chassis in 2014 and spent eight months building it out. The rear shell has several beds, a full kitchen, and a bathroom. It sits on 46-inch tires …

Gear review: A tent that mounts on top of your car

FENTON CAMPGROUND, LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES NATIONAL RECREATION AREA, Ky. — Early morning, and one of the three guys at the neighboring campsite pitched the dregs of his coffee in the campfire and approached with a determined stride.<p>I descended the ladder to greet him.<p>“Hey,” he said jerking his chin …

This Interesting New Truck Camper Weighs Less Than I Do

A few weeks back I was sitting in my local café/office, staring out the window, when a Toyota Tacoma rumbled past with a strange-looking camper shell …

Carbon Fiber

Vlog #6: DIY Roof Top Tent Complete! Mostly

Build This Rooftop Tent Without Even Leaving Home Depot

This college student made a rooftop tent for his car for less than a couple of hundred dollars - and during exam week!Build This Rooftop Tent Without …

Home Depot

MARCELINE FJ60 | photos by WHIT CHARM // this...

photo by @WHITANDCHARM via @J_JAWBREAKER + rooftoptent by @TEPUITENTS

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1997 Toyota 4Runner | Anza Borrego, California | benjamindodd.com // instagram.com/benjamin_dodd

1997 Toyota 4Runner | Anza Borrego, California | benjamindodd.com // instagram.com/benjamin_dodd

This Couple Travels the World in a Toyota Pickup

Ashley and Richard Giordano are behind Desk to Glory, an overland trip that the couple pursued in the usual fashion. In the fall of 2013, they quit their jobs, sold their belongings on Craigslist, rented their condo, and hit the road in a Toyota pickup. When a hiatus in their trip landed them back …

The Best Rooftop Tent at Overland Expo

Each summer, we head to Overland Expo West in search of the coolest off-road rigs and accessories. Rooftop tents were a hot item this year, yet Alu-Cab’s Gen3 Expedition Tent stood above the rest. With an integrated bike rack and durable build, it was versatile and off-road-ready. Take a tour with …

Model: Toyota 4Runner SR5 4x4 + rooftop tent Location: Joshua Tree National Park, CA Photo: gabrielcraft.me/projects

Home is where you park it. A collection of livable vehicles curated by Foster Huntington.<p>2 years ago / 177 notes / reblogModel: Toyota 4Runner SR5 …

Joshua Tree National Park

gabrielcraft:

40 sq ft & 2 skylights (^ω^)

8 Terrific Roof Top Tents That Make Camping a Breeze

Roof top tents assemble in seconds, which allow you more time around the campfire and less time fiddling with tent poles.<p>Roof top tents (sometimes just RTT) are more popular than ever, due to their convenience and an abundance of overlanders and adventure seeking campers. Securely attached to a …

My DIY Rooftop Tent

Roof Top Tent Buyer's Guide

May 15, 2016 Comments (2) Buyer's Guides, Gear, Home Page, Overlanding Components<p>Roof Top Tent Buyer’s Guide<p>Nothing seems to say <i>I’m an Overlander</i> …

The best rooftop tents

As the outdoor industry plunges into a new age of luxury alongside the rest of the modern world, glamping grows in popularity. While we’re still …

Hitch-Mountable: 'Rooftop' Tents, Down To Earth

Coming soon, the Hitch n’ Pitch moves the rooftop tent off the roof and onto a trailer hitch.<p><b>Rooftop tents are a burgeoning trend in camping</b>. But …

Rolling Homes: The 7 Best Rooftop Camping Tents

Tepui Tents Ayer<p><b>Pro:</b> Inexpensive<b><br>Con:</b> Not very tall when deployed<p><b>Entry Level:</b> By and large you want to avoid rooftop tents that come in under the …

Roof-Top Tents: A Primer

Sleeping on the ground is not the only option. More and more, campers are custom-fitting vehicles to sleep in elevated tents up high.<p><b>Roof-top camping</b> …

Yakima Racks will debut a rooftop tent and bring rooftop tent living into mainstream American culture | via gearjunkie

Yakima Racks will debut a rooftop tent and bring rooftop tent living into mainstream American culture | via gearjunkie

Finding the Lost Coast by way of Tepui roof-top tent

Long popular in other countries, roof-top tents (RTTs) are having their moment in the US. The Santa Cruz-based innovators at Tepui are doing their …

Mendocino County

Setting up a Tepui rooftop tent video - Mountain Bike Review

Tepui Kukenam SKY is set up with an Evil The Wreckoning and Norco Sight ready for adventure.<p>There are many ways to pursue our trail adventures aside …

Mountain Biking

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