TAXA Outdoors’ NASA-Inspired Campers

We speak with Garrett Finney about how designing for astronauts influences his more down-to-earth vehicles

Traditional campers, the types that sit dormant in driveways or clunk their way into commercial campsites, rarely excite design enthusiasts. Their interiors are outdated and the exteriors leave plenty to be desired. But for TAXA Outdoors, campers are meant to be an enhancement to your trip, providing a home-base in which you can have confidence. Their Cricket camper epitomizes this. At 15 feet long, it …

BMW Designworks Partners With The North Face on a Super-Light Camper

To highlight The North Face’s new Futurelight material, produced by a “nanospinning technology” that allows for air-permeability, the brand debuted a super-light camper co-designed with BMW Designworks. More than futuristic looking, the waterproof, light and breathable Futurelight fabric stretches across a geodesic-dome frame on a function, mobile platform. It’s just the start for Futurelight, which is bound to shake things up in many industries—including apparel and …

Pendleton + Airstream’s 2016 National Park Foundation Travel Trailer

A versatile and celebratory limited edition camper

There is, perhaps, no more appropriate setting for an Airstream than one of America’s National Parks. Airstream campers, in production since 1929, are designed for adventure and, with their 2016 Pendleton National Park Travel Trailer, Airstream is honoring the 100th anniversary of America’s National Parks—iconic camping destinations—with style. Only 100 of these limited edition campers are being produced and inside one will find more than …