Tent Camper - Camper in a Limited Budget
Tent camper is the best for a person thinking to purchase a recreational vehicle with limited budget.
This is the most affordable type of camper that a person can purchase. It is also called as Pop up camper and Fold up camper.
Actually, tent camper is a small trailer, which can be easily pulled by any car.
The roof of the camper trailer comes up and sides also come out, which finally opens up the trailer into a camper. They are very light weight, thus they can be easily pulled by any car. This camper is best for a family of four.
The best vehicle for pulling your tent camper would be a SVU or a truck. You just need to have a proper hitch that fits perfectly for your camper, and also a hookup for your camper taillights. You can take the help of the hitch dealer for determining the type of hitch required.
Benefits of Tent Camper
Tent camper provides enough sleeping space for two adults and 2 kids. It also consists of a small refrigerator, cooking are, small dinette, storage area, outside shower, propane tanks for cooking, hot water, stove, oven, air conditioning, heating, grilling area, etc.
Some of the tent campers also come with extra living space. This extra living space can be very useful particularly, when you are stuck due to some bad weather conditions. These campers come with heavy duty canvas and a metal rock, which provides the best of security.
These tent campers are very easy to use. You can easily put this camper into working order. This camper opens up into working order with just one press of switch. You might need to take some extra steps for completing the finished look. However, these extra steps are also very simple.
Tent campers are usually of low profile, while helps you to have clear rear view while towing. As the folded down tent camper doesn’t take much space, it is also easy to store in garage when you are not using it.
As like any other thing, tent campers also have certain drawbacks. Even though, it is very easy to put this camper into complete working order, but this is a tiresome and time taking process. For setting up this camper you need to unfold, slide out, and crank up.
Another thing is limited amenities. Because of its size, the number of amenities is limited. You could only have very less amenities when compared to other types of campers. This camper does not provide proper protection from strong winds.
You would feel like as if you are in a scary amusement park ride, when a storm comes while you are RV camping in your tent camper.
Another disadvantage of tent camper is that you lack privacy. These campers do not provide much privacy. Even the bathroom that is provided by this camper is a outdoor bathroom and on it is usually enclose with a curtain.
Even though, tent camper is the best option for person thinking to purchase camper in limited budget, but it too has some limitations. (Purchasing Used Motor homes)