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Trailer tents and folding campers: the ultimate guide

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Trailer tents, folding campers and lightweight caravans explained

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Everything you need to know to get started

Trailer tents and folding campers offer the freedom of a tent combined with the luxury of a caravan. But what’s the difference between trailer tents, folding campers and lightweight caravans? Here's our quick guide

Trailer tents and folding campers explained  

The best trailer tents and folding campers

Trailer tents and folding campers range from simple units to the ultimate in luxury – here’s a selection of the best models available.

Trailer tents and folding campers  

Towing a trailer tent or folding camper

Our Q&A tells you everything you need to know about towing, from getting a towbar fitted to your driving licence requirements.

Towing guide  

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Buying a trailer tent or folding camper

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How to get the best deal for you whether you buy new or used!

Trailer tents and folding campers come in a range of styles, sizes and vintages, with a wide choice of makes and models available. Our guide tells you what to look out for when you're buying and the pitfalls to avoid.

Buying guide  

 

Looking after your trailer tent or folding camper

A trailer tent or folding camper is a big investment so it's important to look after it well to ensure that it provides you with many years of happy holidays

Trailer tent maintenance and storage  

Campsites for trailer tents and folding campers

Trailer tents are welcome at thousands of campsites and are often allowed on campsites which are closed to tents or caravans.

Campsites for trailer tents  


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Camping is the UK's only magazine devoted to the wonderful world of life under canvas and the freedom it brings. Every issue is packed with inspirational travel, the top camping sites to stay on, reviews of the latest tents, camping gear reviews, practical help and much more to help you get the most out of your camping adventures.

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