7 Best Small Fifth Wheel Campers in 2022

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7 Best Small Fifth Wheel Campers in 2022

Fifth wheels are, in our opinion, the closest camper you can buy to owning a home on wheels. They are spacious, offer the most amenities of any RV, and carry a price tag close to that of a small house.

But what about small fifth wheel campers? What if you want the extra size and amenities offered by a fifth wheel trailer without it being SO big?

To help you find the perfect RV for you, we’ve compiled this list of the best small fifth wheel campers available right now.

Let’s dive in!

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The 7 Best Small Fifth Wheel Campers

In order of smallest to largest, here are the best small fifth wheel trailers available right now:

1. Scamp 19′ Deluxe

Scamp 19'
  • Price: $22,295
  • Weight: 2400-2900 lbs
  • Length: 19′
  • Height: 8′ 10”
  • Sleeps: 1 – 6 People

The interior of Scamp trailers may be small, but don’t let that fool you. These small fifth wheel campers have the sleeping space for up to 6 people, have a toilet and shower, and for the time being, come in two different designs (Scamp is currently updating their 19′ fifth wheel campers and models will be available again in 2023).

While most fifth wheels have two or three axles, the Scamp camper only has one! A V6 Tacoma or Ford Ranger could easily tow this small fifth wheel trailer!

2. Escape 5.0

Escape 5.0
  • Price: $36,995
  • Weight: 3,910 lbs
  • Length: 21’ 2”
  • Height: 10′
  • Sleeps: 1 – 4 People

The Escape 5.0 is a lightweight, small fifth wheel trailer that can easily be towed with a mid-size truck. It offers a full wet bath, separate sleeping (and living areas), as well as an extra high ceiling for a spacious feel!

The aerodynamic design, tandem axle, and low center of gravity makes for better road stability, fuel economy, and decreased wind resistance.

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3. Sportsmen 231RK

Sportsmen 231RK
  • Price: $46,609
  • Weight: 6,150 lbs
  • Length: 25’03”
  • Height: 11’ 11”
  • Sleeps: 1 – 6 People

Starting at just 6,150 pounds and just over 24′ long, the Sportsmen 231RK is where utility and comfort meet. Optional features like the outdoor griddle and fireplace will only upgrade your RV lifestyle!

This small fifth wheel comes with a stainless steel undermount sink with high-rise faucet with pull-down spring sprayer, theater seating with cup holders, USB plug, heat and massage, and the roof is prepped for solar panels!

4. Durango Half-Ton D230RKD

Durango Half-Ton D230RKD
  • Price: $60,107
  • Weight: 7,110 lbs
  • Length: 26′ 9″
  • Height: 12′ 1″
  • Sleeps: 1 – 6 People

The Durango Half-Ton D230RKD is small fifth wheel camper that has a pass through storage compartment, washer/dryer in the bedroom, modern farmhouse cabinetry, and sleeping space for up to 6 people!

The luxury amenities, queen size bed, and stainless steel sink make this small 5th wheel one of our favorites on this list.

5. Winnebago Micro Minnie

Micro Minnie
  • Price: $34,751
  • Weight: 7,700 lbs
  • Length: 26′ 9″
  • Height: 11′ 5″
  • Sleeps: 1 – 5 People

Known as the “Tiny Wonder”, the Winnebago Micro Minnie blew our socks off. Packed with amenities like a stainless-steel sink, double door refrigerator, microwave and even a cook top, the size may be small, but the possibilities are endless.

You also have patio speakers and a power awning with LED lighting – this small 5th wheel definitely shouldn’t be overlooked.

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6. Jayco Eagle HT

Jayco Eagle HT
  • Price: $47,289
  • Weight: 7,775 lbs
  • Length: 27’ 9”
  • Height: 12’ 9.25”
  • Sleeps: 1 – 6 People

The Jayco Eagle HT was named one of RV Pro magazine’s Best of Show winners at the 2018 RV industry show – and it’s easy to see why!

There are so many amenities in this small fifth wheel (like handcrafted and glazed doors, LED dimmer switches in main room and dining area, skylights, a queen bed, and more). It would be a shame to overlook this fifth wheel!

7. Forest River Rockwood Ultra Lite 2442BS

Forest River Rockwood Ultra Light

Price: $53,327
Weight: 7,950 lbs
Length: 28’ 11”
Height: 13’ 1”
Sleeps: 1 – 5 People

The Forest River Rockwood Ultra Lite 2442BS focuses mainly on having a large bedroom and bathroom. The bathroom has a 48″ x 30” shower with a seat and lots of countertop space with the vanity. The bedroom has a king bed option (you read that right – not a queen bed!) and storage across the front is vast and accommodating. If comfort was what they were going for, they certainly achieved it!

On top of that, the living area features bar top seating for two and hide-a-bed sofa or theater seat options across from the television. It’s easy to see why this small fifth wheel camper made our list – it’s great for couples and small families!

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Is a Fifth Wheel Trailer Right for You?

Now you’ve seen some of the best small fifth wheel campers available right now. But is a fifth wheel travel trailer even right for you?

Even the smallest fifth wheel camper is still heavier than most other types of travel trailers. Unless you have a beefy tow vehicle with a big pickup truck bed, a 5th wheel trailer won’t work for you. Fifth wheels, even the smallest ones, are just too heavy for most tow vehicles.

A fifth wheel is right for you if you want the biggest and best camper. Period!

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