Travel Trailer Pros and Cons


  • 4-Wheel Drive (depending on what’s towing it)
  • “Right” size; big or small depending on needs
  • Good price, depending on the size
  • Can stand up in it
  • Easy maintenance
  • Easy to set up and break camp
  • Don’t need to break camp to go somewhere
  • Fairly good accessibile locations and maneuverability (especially on the smaller ones)
  • Great extensibility and customizability, and many choices
  • Decent ease of transition
  • Good tank capacities (usually)
  • Good hookups (usually)
  • Simple and common
  • Widely favored, so good community support


  • Bad safety and security
  • Heavy; can be hard to tow for most vehicles
  • Can’t walk around in it while in motion
  • Must be towed by another vehicle
  • Zero stealth
  • Maybe it’s just me, but it seems easy to get them stuck when towing on the back roads

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