Fiberglass Camping Trailers: Shopping Options (and Their Features)

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Fiberglass camping trailers are an excellent option for couples and small families who want to enjoy RV travel in compact style. Fiberglass campers are certainly not the largest recreational vehicles on the road, but they definitely provide a cost effective, easy-to-tow recreational vehicle option.

Shopping for Fiberglass Camping Trailers

RVs made from fiberglass are less than 20 feet long, but many models feature amenities similar to those available on larger travel trailers. However, except for the fifth wheel units, they don't require the purchase of a special towing vehicle or equipment. They are fairly easy to store and are among the easiest travel trailers to pull. They also provide for the most economical RV travel option in that they tend to be less expensive than larger models and also have less of an impact on gas mileage while in-tow.

Examples of popular small fiberglass travel trailers are detailed below. Each of these units is lightweight and designed for maximum aerodynamic effectiveness and fuel efficiency.

Casita Travel Trailers

Casita fiberglass campers are made in Rice, Texas. The Casita line of travel trailers features 13-foot, 16-foot and 17-foot recreational vehicles. A number of features come standard on all sizes, including:

  • 12-volt lighting and outlets
  • 16 gallon fresh water tank
  • 110-volt power outlets (interior only)
  • Battery charger/converter
  • Cooktop with two burners
  • Fiberglass furniture
  • Indoor/Outdoor carpet
  • Insulation
  • LP gas detector
  • Roof vent
  • Screened windows with mini blinds
  • Smoke detector
  • Storage compartments lined with carpet

The larger models come standard with some features that are not included with smaller units, including a front couch that converts to bunk beds. Additionally, there are a number of upgrades available for an additional fee on all units, including a sway bar and electric tongue jack.

To learn more about Casita recreational vehicles or to find a dealer near you, see or visit or call 800-442-9986.


Eggcampers are made in Grandville, Michigan. The centerpiece of the Eggcamper line is a traditional 17-foot fiberglass travel trailer that comes standard with a variety of appealing options. Standard features include:

Egg Camper
  • 14-gallon fresh water tank
  • 30 amp converter for power
  • Door featuring a safety lock, window and screen
  • Electric brakes
  • Full galley
  • Full-size bed
  • Powerized vent in the roof
  • Side dinette that converts to a bunk
  • Stainless steel galley sink
  • Windows made from radius safety glass
  • Window blinds and screens

Additional features such as bathrooms, heaters and air conditioners are available as options.

Eggcamper also makes a 14-foot teardrop camper that is similarly outfitted, though fewer features are included and available due to the smaller size and different design.

For more information about this line of fiberglass travel trailers or to find out where you can purchase one, visit or call 616-437-9255.

Escape Trailers

Made in British Columbia, Canada, Escape travel trailers range in size from 15 feet to 19 feet. The line also includes a 19.5-foot fifth-wheel recreational vehicles. Each model comes with a number of standard features, including:

  • 20 gallon fresh water tank
  • 55 amp power converter with charger
  • Awning
  • Carbon monoxide/LP gas detector
  • Comfortable sleeping area(s)
  • Linoleum flooring
  • Refrigerator
  • Retractable screen door
  • Roof vent
  • Safety chains
  • Smoke detector
  • Two-burner cooktop
  • Windows with screens
  • Under-seat storage

Additional features are available for each model, including bathrooms. More standard features and options available for the larger models than for the smaller units.

These campers are available to customers throughout North America, but must be purchased directly from the factory. For more information, see or call 604-703-1650.

Scamp Travel Trailers

Scamp recreational vehicles are built in Backus, MN. The Scamp line includes 13-foot and 16-foot travel trailers, as well as a 19-foot fifth-wheel model. Standard features on all models include:

  • 12 gallon fresh water tank
  • Carpeting
  • Closet
  • Dining table that converts to a bed
  • Fiberglass cabinetry
  • Ice box
  • Porch light
  • Propane tank
  • Rear window that opens
  • Stabilizer jacks
  • Roof vent
  • Two-burner cooktop
  • Window coverings

Additional options are available for each model and more standard features are included with the largest units.

For more information or to find a dealer in your local area, see or call 800-346-4962.

Is a Fiberglass Travel Trailer Right for You?

If you're in the market for an affordable, luxurious, and lightweight camping trailer, a fiberglass trailer might be perfect for you. With a variety of brands, sizes and options available, there is sure to be a choice that meets your needs.

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