Username:   Remember Me

Uber Articles {Über (ger) adj. above, beyond }

- Above and Beyond a Mere Article Directory


Fifth Wheel Campers Tips On Buying New

By Julie Jacobs

If you and your family are looking at new fifth wheel campers for one to purchase, you should begin your adventure with research. By educating yourself on fifth wheel campers, you will have an advantage when shopping, especially if you are a first-time RV buyer. When you begin thinking about fifth wheel campers and what to do first, think deeply about how often you plan using the 5th wheel RV. Since it is a large investment, it makes most sense to look at new fifth wheel campers if you will be using the motor home on a regular basis.

When researching new fifth wheel campers, make sure you become familiar with your budget so that you can afford a new travel trailer. You will quickly find that there are many financial options available, even for those with poor credit. Start by looking at the price ranges of the different makes, models, and RV dealerships. You will see that prices vary, so you want to make sure you know what you can afford before falling in love with one that you cannot.

When perusing different fifth wheel campers, assess the size of various RVs to find one that suits your needs. How many people will be traveling with you on an ongoing basis? Just you? You and your family? You will want to recognize the comfort factor of traveling so that you have enough room when driving and when parked. Is there ample room for living inside if it rains? Eating? Sleeping?

As you think about tips in shopping for new fifth wheel campers, also spend time thinking of extra features and luxury amenities that you and your family may want to have on the road. What items do you need when you are eating or sleeping? What items are absolute necessary for your traveling comfort?

What type of camping will you be using the 5th wheel for? There are three types of camping listed below. Do any of them match your needs? You need a recreational vehicle that suits your RV lifestyle.

1. Remote camping is a type of camping that takes place off the beaten path. There are typically no facilities available for you other than those you bring with you in your RV.

2. Primitive: primitive camping offers a minimal number of facilities

3. RV campgrounds offer full facilities to those who are staying there in their RV. Facilities may include a general store, showers, a pool, etc.

Do not forget to ask your city officials whether or not you can have a camper parked on your property when you are not traveling in it. Some cities have strict rules and regulations against this. Know what you can do and where you will keep your camper.

Julie Jacobs, an RV travel writer, enjoys fifth wheel campers and RVs. Read more on motor homes at

Article kindly provided by

Topics: RV | Comments Off

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Article Citation
MLA Style Citation:
Jacobs, Julie "Fifth Wheel Campers Tips On Buying New." Fifth Wheel Campers Tips On Buying New. 7 Oct. 2010. 4 Aug 2014 <>.

APA Style Citation:
Jacobs, J (2010, October 7). Fifth Wheel Campers Tips On Buying New. Retrieved August 4, 2014, from

Chicago Style Citation:
Jacobs, Julie "Fifth Wheel Campers Tips On Buying New"

Reprint Rights

Creative Commons License
This article is subject to a revocable license under a Creative Commons Attribution-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported License, which means you may freely reprint it, in its entirety, provided you include the author's resource box along with LIVE VISIBLE links (without "nofollow" tags). We may revoke the license at any time with or without cause. You must also include the credit to

Comments are closed.

Uber Articles and its partner sites cannot be held responsible for either the content nor the originality of any articles. If you believe the article has been stolen from you without your permission, please contact us and we will remove it immediately. If you have a problem with the accuracy or otherwise of the content of an article, please contact the author, not us! Also, please remember that any opinions and ideas presented in any of the articles are those of the author and cannot be taken to represent the opinions of Uber Articles. All articles are provided for informational purposes only. None of them should be relied upon for medical, psychological, financial, legal, or other professional advice. If you need professional advice, see a professional. We cannot be held responsible for any use or misuse you make of the articles, nor can we be held responsible for any claims for earnings, cures, or other results that the article might make.
  • RSS Feed

    RSS for RV