3 Reasons Why Owning a Pickup Truck is Perfect for Camping

Although you don’t have to drive a pickup truck to enjoy camping, owning one certainly comes in handy.

We can think of at least three reasons why:



Not everyone who camps also likes off-roading, but since some of the most beautiful and peaceful campsites are off the beaten path, owning a truck is a definite asset in most camping ventures. You’re able to handle more rugged terrains and less accessible locations.

If you have a 4×4, you’re pretty much set for all types of road conditions in any sort of weather.

As stated on Road and Track, “Though seemingly distinct conditions, in terms of traction, mud, sand, and snow are handled pretty much the same way. As such, many 4×4 makers will have a single traction control setting dedicated to all three.”

If you have a truck and know how to use the traction controls, the world is your campground.



When it comes to camping, your truck bed can fit your sleeping bags and firewood plus much more, including tents, foldable camping chairs, food, rain gear, fishing rods, coolers, cook stoves, dishes, charcoal, flashlights, insect repellent, and suitcases full of clothing for the trip.



If your truck bed features our efficient cargo management system, you will also benefit from easy access to your camping items. You can also leave the items in the truck bed overnight without being worried about them being stolen or damaged due to rain or dirt.


We Can Help

Here at Stowe Cargo, we produce cargo management systems that are sleek, sturdy, and secure. As the maker of the world’s first 2-in-1 cargo storage solution for truck beds, we’re confident that our products will enhance your camping experiences.

If you have questions or comments, or if you’d like to hear more about our secure truck bed storage solutions, feel free to contact us at any time through our Stowe Cargo website or by phone at (248) 795-2240.