With so many Canadian families discovering the “good life” that comes with the RV vacation alternative, the RV Lifestyle Magazine Road Test Teams have compiled this array of energy-efficient, eco-friendly, and easy handling recreational vehicles.
Adventurer 80RB Truck Camper
MSRP $21,245 USD
The 80RB is Adventurer’s lightweight, value leader and fits most popular light-duty, full size super short (5.5’), short (6’, 6.5’, 6.75’) and long-bed (8’) trucks. The unit features a beautiful North/South bedroom with dual side windows, a bright bathroom equipped with a toilet, shower & skylight, an L-shaped galley with plenty of counter space, and a 72” roll-over sofa that makes into a 40” x 72” bed. The fully featured kitchen includes stainless steel appliances like a round sink, 2-burner cooktop, a Dometic 4 c. ft. fridge/freezer, and a microwave. Each camper is backed with Adventurer’s 3-year Structural Warranty.
Adventurer 901SB Truck Camper
MSRP $29,365 USD
The Adventurer 901SB is best suited for full size, ¾ ton and up trucks. This contemporary model consists of several exclusive features like the largest wet bath in the industry, a big, bright galley and the Electric Power Bunk option. If storage is important to you, the 901SB has got you covered with many storage options like a wardrobe, closet, large pull-out drawers, and exterior storage big enough for your portable generator and gear. Enjoy the stars at night thanks to the insulated Moon Roof located on the ceiling of the queen bedroom.
Eagle Cap 1165 Truck Camper
MSRP 52,465 USD
The Eagle Cap 1165 is a luxurious triple slide camper build for dually and 1-ton trucks. Inside the galley, you’ll find an expansive cooking space with a kitchen island and homey, stainless-steel appliances like an oven, microwave, fridge, and double bowl sink. The 1165 offers several exclusive features for the living space, like Theatre Seating Recliners or a Cozy Sofa, a 32” LCD 12V TV, and the Dream Dinette, bringing sleeping capacity to 6. It’s your home away from home, with everything you need to travel very, very well.
Bigfoot RV 2500 25C9.4SB
Approx. Price: Please See Dealer
The 2500 series Truck Camper is available for both short box and longbox trucks. Featuring high density EPS insulation along with a 30,000BTU furnace for comfort in all seasons This Canadian built camper comes standard with aluminum rear platform bumper step, dual propane tanks and auto change over, exterior shower, Fantastic fan, LCD TV Pre, LED interior lighting, oven and range top, porcelain toilet, spring filed mattress and solar panel prep. Popular options include an 11,000 BTU A/C, bumper step, exterior speakers, wireless rear view camera, RV BBQ hookup and an awning.
MSRP: $25,762 USD
Designed specifically for half ton pick-up trucks with 5’ and 6’ beds, the 650 is a high quality full featured lightweight truck camper, built for the active lifestyle with 100 per cent Lance DNA. With a dry weight of 1,700 pounds which includes class leading standard features like aluminum frame construction, radius acrylic tinted thermopane euro windows, tankless water heater, ducted heat, one piece PVC roof, bluetooth/app enabled audio system, and Euro lite framed cabinets, the 650 is the perfect match for today’s popular half-ton pick-up trucks.
MSRP: $44,460 USD
Designed based on input from experienced truck camper owners from across the country, the all-new Lance 960 combines the most desired must-have features, holding tank capacities and functionality. From the non-slide floorplan to the most comfortable seating arrangements in the industry, the 960 delivers in every category!
MSRP: $53,404 USD
This is no ordinary camper. Our flagship double-slide version of luxury in the wilderness. But what makes it a Lance? We were determined to build a no-compromise double slide while saving as much weight as possible. And that’s … the 1172. The 1172 features giant windows and skylights that bathe the interior making it light and airy. There’s the “Super Slide” dinette opposite the dry bath and a galley with flip-up counter extension. The big news comes as the rear wall slides out with a sofa incliner for your relaxation. With both slides open the space is cavernous. The 1172 is the definition of the ultimate flagship truck camper. Your wait is over.
Northern Lite 10-2 EXCDLE
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The newest camper from Northern Lite. This limited edition comes standard with everything you could possibly want in a truck camper; leatherette seating’s, solid hardwood tables, dual solar panels and a 24” TV. Box length of eight feet is required for the 10-2EXCDLE, and the unit has a dry weight of 3,285 lbs. Everything is standard, you won’t need any options!
Northern Lite 9-6QSE
MSRP: $53,830 CAD
The Northern Lite 9-6QSE is a true four-season truck camper. The company says it’s their
shortest long box camper for towing. It comes fully loaded, no need for options as everything is standard. True to its model name, the 9-6QSE is 9-foot 6-inches long with a dry weight of 2,625 lbs.
Northern Lite 811EX Wet Bath SE
MSRP: $54,320 CAD
The 811 EX Wet Bath SE is Northern Lite’s newest short-box camper. Featuring a 6-foot dinette bed, the company says it’s the lightest four-season camper in the industry. Inside, you will find all solid hard woods. Popular options in this unit include a U-shaped dinette. The box length of this truck camper is 6-foot 6-inches and has a dry weight of 2,650 lbs.