Curbed: Sleek camper van pops the top to sleep four

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WASHINGTON — Despite the many types of camper vans available in the U.S., one version that has been lacking in the North American market is the pop-top van. Iconic vans like the Volkswagen California are—rather ironically—not available stateside, and most pop-top conversions are performed by custom companies like Sportsmobile, Colorado Camper Van, or smaller outfitters like Ursa Minor Vehicles. Love campers and trailers? Come join our community group.

Thanks to consumer demand, that’s changing. An increasing number of pop-top vans have emerged on the market, including the Free Bird from Washington-based Caravan Outfitter, and the Envy camper from Recon.

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Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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