So, you and your significant other want to hit the road and you know you want a fifth-wheel RV. Well, which do you choose? You certainly could go down to the dealer and buy the latest and greatest model, but here’s the thing. There are tons of great used products right now.
Why buy a new RV when you can get one that’s only a few or a couple of years old and not take the initial depreciation hit? You’ll still get all the comforts of home in a towable RV designed to be comfortable for years to come. Here are some excellent options that are for sale right now at Gander.
2016 Forest River Wildwood Heritage Glen 337BAR
Couples will love this spacious floorplan that has all the comforts of a regular home. The 2016 Forest River Wildwood Heritage Glen 337BAR offers three slide outs, a master bedroom at the front of the unit, a large open area for the kitchen and living room, and a spacious bathroom separating the two. There’s a large kitchen island in the center of the main living area and the slide-outs to either side really open things up.
This model features an overall length of about 39 and a half feet and the model weighs 10,069 pounds. This means you’ll likely need a heavy-duty pickup to tow it. It sleeps four people, too, so if you have some friends over, they’ll have a place to sleep.
2018 Keystone Cougar 268RLSWE
The Keystone Cougar is known for being one of the best models out there and the 268RLSWE floorplan is a fantastic one to get used. It features a single slide out, a master bedroom at the front of the unit, a passthrough bathroom, and a large kitchen and living area. The two chairs at the back of the RV are perfect for lounging and the U-shaped dinette gives you plenty of room for meals.
This particular floorplan measures an easy to handle 29 and three-quarter feet long and comes weighing in at 7,620 pounds. That means if you really wanted to and had the right truck, you could tow this model with a regular full-size pickup. The model can also sleep up to four, so you can have guests if you’d like.
2018 Highland Ridge Light 319RLS
Another great option for couples is the Highland Ridge Light 319Ls. This unit features three slide-outs and a large living area and kitchen with a kitchen island in the middle of the space. There’s also a spacious bathroom and a master bedroom at the front of the unit. The large closet in the bedroom and the free-standing table are features of this fifth-wheel that help set it apart from the competition.
This floorplan measures a little over 35 and a half feet in length and comes in weighing about 8,515 pounds. That’s right on the edge of being light enough for a typical full-size truck, so this ride may require a heavy duty pickup. Like the other RVs on this list, this unit can sleep up to four people, so that you can have guests if you want.
2017 Prime Time Crusader 321RES
The Prime Time Crusader 321RES is another model that features an open floorplan thanks in part to three different slide-outs. The master bedroom in this unit uses the slide-out for the queen-size bed. The slide outs in the kitchen and main living area open things up and allow for a large kitchen island with the double-basin sink. The entertainment system that sits at the rear of the RV is a feature that helps set it apart.
The unit features an overall length of 36 and a quarter feet. The unit has a dry weight of 10,656 pounds. With a weight like that, you’ll likely need a heavy duty truck to get this RV from place to place. The model sleeps up to four people, so it’s easy to have guests for the weekend.
2017 Vanleigh Vilano 365RL
The Vanleigh Vilano 365RL offers three slide outs, much like the Prime Time Crusader. The unit also features a large kitchen island with a sink in it. Across the rear of the RV is a large sofa bed and in one of the slide-outs with theater seating. The slide-out in the bedroom houses the king-size bed. The king-size bed and large wardrobe at the from of the unit help make this model special.
The RV measures nearly 39 feet long. The model weighs 13,100 pounds, so you’ll definitely need a heavy duty pickup truck to tow this RV. The RV also sleeps four people, which means it’s easy to have another couple over for the weekend.