Entries by Roofnest Team

Charles + Hudson Test the Roofnest Sparrow on Family Roadtrip

Highlighting the best in trucks, tech, and tools since 2005 — pretty much anything Charles + Hudson is doing, we’re doing, too. We’re big fans of their project guides. From building sawhorses to wood-burning saunas, they know how to transform anything into a vessel for adventure. So we were stoked to hear they took the […]

The 10 Best Father’s Day Gifts for Outdoorsy Dads

Father’s Day is just around the bend, and that means grilling on the patio, camping on the weekends, and maybe a few patterned neckties or noodle art gifts from the kids. If you’re shopping for a dad you love this holiday, don’t you think it’s time to upgrade some of that camp gear in the […]

The Ultimate Guide to Safely and Successfully Hiking Colorado 14ers This Summer

Author: Ian Krammer What’s more “Colorado” than hiking in the mountains? Climbing a fourteener! Fourteeners offer unrivaled views, a deep sense of personal accomplishment, and a guaranteed giant adventure. They’re both the highest points in Colorado and in the US. Colorado is home to 58 total (53 “ranked” plus 5 “unranked”) peaks over 14,000 feet. […]

6 Insanely Easy Camping Meals to Make With Your Kids

There’s nothing better than enjoying the outdoors with your family. Being disconnected can do wonders for you and your kids’ health — even for just a day. But come mealtime, you might find yourself in the familiar territory of trying to figure out what to make that will make everyone happy. Only now you’re in […]

May’s Rig of The Month: Impressive Rookie Rig

This month, we were very impressed by Vernon and Carla Habersetzer’s first-ever custom roof top tent rig. Vernon showed us a walkthrough of his new Condor XL setup on their Jeep Wrangler Rubicon using a Rhino Rack, a little elbow grease, and some inspiration. Vernon found that the Rhino Rack gave his Roofnest just enough […]

Sunset Magazine Reviews Roofnest Sparrow XL Upgrades

Sometimes, bigger really is better. Especially for a spacious roof top tent that allows you to get the most out of your adventure. With our new Sparrow XL, not only do our customers get more room to relax inside, but they get more features, too. In their Wildlands series, which highlights stories for people who […]

3 Fun and Educational Earth Day Activities for Kids

One of the greatest parts of being a parent is watching your child discover all the magic the world has to offer every time you go outside. Their excitement can be contagious — especially when you’re exploring the joys of nature together. This wonder is the same awe that you want all upcoming generations to experience, […]

6 Underrated National Parks to Add to Your Bucket List

National Parks week is here! That means it’s time to bust out that bucket list and figure out which of our nation’s natural wonders to visit this year. While we love classics like Yellow Stone, The Grand Canyon, and Zion National Park, we recommend checking out some uncharted territory this summer. We’re craving some new […]