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TRUCK AND CAMPER FACTORY TOURS

In our Factory Tours section, you'll find over fifty truck camper factory walk-throughs and dealership stories. Come meet the people, explore the factories, and discover the process, materials, and culture that make up the truck camper industry.

 

TRUCK MANUFACTURER FACTORY TOURS

Ford Kentucky Truck Plant
Truck Camper Magazine tours the Ford Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville, Kentucky, wears Kevlar, watches the Demon Drop, and takes the squeak and rattle test, twice!

GM Flint Truck Assembly Plant
Truck Camper Magazine tours the GM Flint Truck Assembly Plant in Michigan with unrestricted access to the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra assembly line.

TRUCK CAMPER MANUFACTURER FACTORY TOURS

Palomino RV
Truck Camper Magazine visits the Palomino RV factory in Colon, Michigan.  And if we didn’t have a map, we might still be there.  This place is huge!

Travel Lite
Truck Camper Magazine visits Travel Lite’s factory in New Paris, Indiana.  We were very pleased to see many familiar people on the production line.  And a brand new pop-up!

Northstar
TCM visits the Northstar Camper factory in Cedar Falls, Iowa and finds little has changed since we last visited them in 2008.  Is that boring?  Heck no.  It's fantastic!

Coyote RV
Truck Camper Magazine visits Coyote RV in Commerce City, Colorado and finds Robby Rowe working on a top secret Phoenix Camper project.  And a Zebra.

Hallmark RV
Truck Camper Magazine visits Hallmark RV in Fort Lupton, Colorado and watches not one, not two, but three brand new Hallmarks hit the open road to adventure.

Lance Camper
Truck Camper Magazine visits Lance Campers in Lancaster, California and finds cutting-edge computer aided design and computer controlled machines taking Lance into the future.

Four Wheel Camper
TCM visits Four Wheel Campers in Woodland, California and checks out the AEV Jeep Brute Sparrow, or at least half an AEV Jeep Brute Sparrow.  Okay, we only saw the Sparrow.  Jeepers!

Arctic Fox
Truck Camper Magazine visits Northwood Manufacturing in La Grande, Oregon and watches Arctic Fox truck campers run through one of the toughest quality control gauntlets we’ve ever seen.

Adventurer
Truck Camper Magazine visits Adventurer Manufacturing’s factory in Yakima, Washington.  After forty-one years, it’s time to meet the new Adventurer.

Alaskan
TCM visits Alaskan Campers in Chehalis, Washington to see the fifty-third year of Alaskan Campers built from the ground up.  Look out, there’s a Mini!

Northern Lite
Truck Camper Magazine visits Northern Lite in Kelowna, British Columbia to attend a camper shell wedding.  It’s time to raise your fiberglass and make a truck camper.

 

GEAR MANUFACTURER FACTORY TOURS

Classy Chassis
Truck Camper Magazine visits Classy Chassis in Valparaiso, Indiana, meets the team, and sits in some very comfortable seats.  Did we mention the extremely comfortable seats?

Rieco-Titan
Truck Camper Magazine visits Rieco-Titan Products, Inc. in Frankfort, Illinois and experiences the thunderous “Cah-CHUNK!” of Bertha, the ninety-two ton press.

Hellwig
Truck Camper Magazine visits Hellwig Products in Visalia, California and finds out what’s hot, extremely hot, screaming orange and yellow hot, at Hellwig.

Roadmaster
TCM visits Roadmaster in Vancouver, Washington and watches steel and aluminum become tow bars, sway bars, hitches, and supplemental braking systems.  Is that a 20,000 watt laser cutter?

Torklift International
TCM visits Torklift International in Kent, Washington and gets hands on with a brand new Torklift product.  Brush up truck campers, it’s a sweeper!

Happijac
TCM visits Happijac Company in Kaysville, Utah and gets permission to show their incredible state-of-the-art automated sheet metal fabrication room.