OK you made one decision…you want to get your next RV from Camper Corral.  But how do you decide between a Travel Trailer and a Fifth Wheel?  Here are some of the more common differences between them.

Reasons to buy a Travel Trailer

  • Easy towing- Towed with a 6-cylinder sedan, ½ ton pick-up, SUV and even a mini van
  • Affordable lower cost than a fifth wheel
  • Better fuel economy than a fifth wheel
  • Lower to the ground less steps to climb
  • Residential appliances
  • A lot of living space per foot length
  • Lower Weight
  • One level design with no step-up


Reasons to buy a Fifth Wheel

  • Fifth wheel trailer mounts directly over the truck’s rear axle
  • Some owners say the fifth wheel is easier to back up
  • Huge basement storage capacity
  • Bedroom typically separated from living area
  • Can offer more living area since fifth wheel can be longer in length
  • Usually has a taller ceiling
  • Some models available with built-in generator


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