The Roofnest Blog

The Roofnest Blog


October Destination of The Month: Jackson Hole, WY

Happy Halloween Flock, even though it is usually a spooky day with that perfect fall air it is snowing all around the country. We’re getting stoked on ski season! This month we wanted to highlight one of our favorite places to visit year-round. With epic national parks to camp at in the summer and the […]

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5 Must Have Winter Camping Accessories

  While we’re writing this blog there is over a foot of snow on the ground and we don’t want camping season to be over. The good thing for all of us is that we have a Roofnest and with the right accessories, you can be just as cozy as a warm summer night… Even […]

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Adventure Pro Magazine Tests out the Roofnest Eagle

Photo courtesy of Terrance Siemon Here’s the deal — most of us here at Roofnest would choose the van life if we could. Saying goodbye to a mortgage and hello to new trails and terrain every day (after work, we mean) is the outdoor adventurer’s dream. But the problem is, most of us don’t have […]

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How to Attach a Solar Panel to Your Roof Top Tent

As our Roofnest community continues to grow, we’ve been impressed by new creative modifications to our products. One of the most frequently asked questions is whether solar panels can be attached to our tents. The answer is yes — but with varying difficulty and methods. Best Tent Design for Solar Panels If the ability to […]

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Why Every Backcountry Skier Needs A Roofnest

  As winter is rolling in, we’ve already seen some snow in Colorado and both Keystone and A-Basin have opened. What we’re really excited about is more snow to fall so we can skin out into the backcountry and find some fresh tracks. We all know the feeling of waking up to a foot of […]

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5 Surprising Uses for Your Roof Top Tent

A hard shell roof top tent is a no-brainer for anyone with a serious love for the outdoors. It’s the camping option that’s always ready to go when you are, with practically zero setup time. But a Roofnest is more than just a way to experience the great outdoors with ease and comfort. It’s also […]

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Overland Expo East: Outdoor Adventure in the Appalachians

Image courtesy of OverlandExpo.com When you think of outdoor adventure, your first thought probably isn’t the East Coast — especially if you’re used to the Rocky Mountains like we are. And when you think of overlanding, it’s even more unlikely that you pair the activity with Washington, D.C. For most of us, our nation’s capitol […]

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VIDEO: Fall Mountain Biking With Joey Schusler

Crisp air, golden leaves, and snot dripping down our faces…nothing beats mountain biking in the fall. Except for maybe one thing: crawling out of your roof top tent in the morning and being greeted by shuddering aspen leaves, misty mountain tops, and the sound of Elk bugling in the distance. Roofnest roof top tents go […]

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Roofnest Falcon Favorited by Expedition Portal

In the newest installment of exciting Roofnest press, Chris Cordes of Expedition Portal recently reviewed our newest aluminum hard shell clamshell tent, the Roofnest Falcon. In going from his previous hulking canvas roof top tent with a wooden door to the sleek, durable and lightweight Falcon, Cordes experienced a coming-to-god moment (our words) about how […]

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