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One is Never Enough

After using his first home-built camping trailer for over 3 years; Mushin on Tventuring, decided it was time to build a new Compact Camping Trailer. 65 more words


Super-sized Explorer Box Camping Trailer

Some people want more space than a standard Home-Built Explorer Box Camping Trailer provides.  No problem, just stretch it!

Rich’s is a great example of stretching a DIY Explorer Box Trailer. 17 more words

Compact Camping

Scootz's Explorer Box Variation

Scootz from the Tventuring forum has built a nice color coordinated Explorer Box variation compact camping trailer.

After completing his DIY camping trailer, he towed it from Canada through the US Southwest and into California.  64 more words


Adventure Planning

Winter is the time of year many people do “net-ploring” working on next season’s trip plans. What are your favorite resources to use for researching places, points of interest, routes, trip reports? 18 more words

Compact Camping

Home-Built Motorcycle Tent Trailer

Have you been thinking about building a DIY camping trailer for your motorcycle?

This build story from the Tventuring.com forum will give you some good ideas. 110 more words

Compact Camping

More Kayak Trailer for Your Money

When most people think Kayak Trailers; Yakima Rack & Roll and Sportsrig trailers come to mind. They are a basic lightweight, open flatbed deck with a pair of rack crossbars that work nicely for hauling kayaks, canoes and/or bikes around. 220 more words


Long-term “House Paint” Plywood Finish Test

OK, high quality, easy to apply and durable Explorer Box paint finish for about $50!

Our plywood Explorer Box camping trailers have been around for over six years now.There are several ways to seal up and protect the plywood, some being more expensive than others.Seeing the use of house paints on small plywood boats got me thinking; If it works well on something that is in constant contact with water, it should work great for a plywood camping trailers. 250 more words

Compact Camping