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When planning for a quick weekend getaway with your Ford F-Series Truck, the most comfortable and efficient way of having a memorable camping adventure is installing your rooftop tent on your F Series ride. There are numerous benefits that these RTTs give over the conventional outdoor tents, and you will be amazed and encouraged to try and install these roof tents.
Now that you know the advantage of RTT, let us now discuss what are the best roof top tent suitable for your Ford F-Series. Yes! We are talking about your Ford F-150, F-150 Raptor, Ford F-250 and F-350 ride! The F-Series of Ford actually has plenty of roof tents made just for them! Look onto the list and choose the most suitable roof top tent for you!
Starting off with the best seller and award-winning brand from iKamper, the Skycamp 2.0 Rooftop tent is the most suitable roof tent for your Ford FSeries. This hard top RTT is made up of extremely strong and durable double layered Fiber Reinforced Plastic that can withstand toughest weather. A user-friendly and easy-install roof tent from iKamper that can easily fit three people or a family of four!
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Plus, a great option to add different iKamper rooftop tent accessories!
To know more about iKamper Skycamp 2.0 Roof Top Tent, click HERE.
Just to quickly mention, another great option is the Skycamp 2.0's younger sibling: the Skycamp Mini.
The iKamper Skycamp Mini is a hard top tent, better suited for couples, or even solo travelers on their own, with a friend or a pet. They have a smaller footprint, sleeping area, and weigh much less.
For a hardshell rooftop tent, the iKamper Skycamp Mini is a great fit for the bed of your Ford F-Series, or why not even the roof of your cab.
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As seen on the image above, the Skycamp Mini is a sleek, low profiled rooftop tent, that fits great the roof of the cab of this Ford F150.
For more information on the iKamper Skycamp Mini hardshell tent, click HERE.
Another notable contender for the best rooftop tent for your Ford F-Series is the Thule Tepui Autana 4-Person RTT with annex included. Yes! You read it right! The annex or the extension of the tent is already included in the package. The materials of the Autana Roof Tent from Thule Tepui has been conceptualized and designed to withstand the 4-season, all year round!
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Tepui is most known as the best Rooftop Tent Manufacturer in USA, producing variety of top-notch model and extremely durable RTT. One thing that stands out with this Tepui Autana 4-person roof tent is its 260g poly-cotton blend, coated with 600 denier fabric that surely can outlast elements of any season!
Look at how stylish the Autana 4-person tent is, when not in use! Pair it with the most durable bed rack from the aftermarket, and you are off to the nicest weekend getaway!
Interested in buying Thule Tepui Autana 4-person Roof Tent? View HERE for more information.
Introducing the RTT from Smittybilt, the Overlander 2783 Roof Top Tent offers a low-profile aero-dynamic approach to outdoor camping. Maximize the air flow that goes through and through your tent, giving you a comfortable good night sleep and also, embedded mosquito screen prevents insects from coming in and disturbing your luxurious rest. Good for two to three persons!
One signature feature of this roof tent is its four-side awning, preventing rain water from coming in to your tent, giving you added security feature against wetness. Also, the Overlander 2783 RTT is best paired with Smittybilt's Scout Trailer to connect to your Ford F-Series ride, or pretty much any other of our off-road trailers.
Click HERE for additional information regarding Smittybilt Overlanding RTTs.
One of the best tents for beginners in outdoor camping with Ford F-Series Trucks is Cascadia Vehicle Tent's Mt. Hood Series. Available in three sizes, the Mt. Hood Series car tents offer you choices according to your need, from a 2-person tent to 3+ person tent.
Giving you a unique clamshell-type car tent, the Mt. Hood from Cascadia is lightweight and easy to install. Just few unzip and unlock, in a matter of couple of minutes, and you are good to go and hop onto this comfortable roof tent.
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CVT is perhaps one of the best known brands in the market. If you don't want a hardshell, and are looking for something more traditional for your F-Series pickup truck, then you might want something like the CVT Mt. Shasta Hybrid RTT.
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The Mt. Shasta is one of the best sellers by CVT, as it comes with the extended rainfly and entrance, giving you more coverage from the elements. As seen in the picture above share with us by Shane Booton, it's a fantastic option for the bed of your F-Series, in this case a Ford F-150.
It offers all you need for a durable and reliable car top tent. It comes with the telescoping ladder, sky view windows, as well as top quality canvas built for the 4-seasons of the year.
If you like camping in colder areas of the country, where temperatures can be lower, then choosing a 4 season RTT is a must, and this is an excellent option!
Topping off the list for the Top 5 Rooftop Tent suitable for Ford F-Series, may it be F150, F250, F350 or Raptor, is the roof tent from FSR, the High Country 55" Premium. The spacious car tent from Freespirit Recreation maximizes room for people and gear when in use, but take up little space in storage.
The rooftop tent from FSR comes with integrated LED night light, enabling you to see through the night. Another notable characteristic of FSR tents are its oversized windows and doors, providing you first class view of the night sky while giving you continuous airflow and easy access. Also, one of the amazing features of the FSR Evolution roof tent is its easy setup mechanism. Install this roof top tent in less than a minute, and you are good to go and indulge the luxury that it brings.
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Click HERE to access additional information for FSR High Country 55" Premium Roof Tent.
Well, whatever RTT you have chosen, it all boils down to these three things: comfortability, accessibility and durability. All of the roof top tents listed here are capable of giving you these pointers.
Keeping always in mind the size of the roof top tent before buying one. Do we need a car tent for 3 people? Or will it fit my family of four? These are just some of the considerations you need before purchase. Also, make sure to pick a roof rack tent that suits your budget, and consider having a quality roof rack for your Ford F-Series that can go with your desired roof top tent.
Before picking up your RTT and choosing the right design and function for you, consider having first the most durable and most suitable bed rack available for your Ford F-Series truck!
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Does anyone know why there is not more roof tent installation on F-150 cabs? I am trying to set one for myself and have little information online. Every buddy goes for the bed install instead of the cab install.
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