Finding Used Travel Trailers

By: Guaranty RV
Posted On: March 29, 2014
Travel trailers are a great way to make vacationing easy and fun, and they come at lower costs than most motorhomes— used travel trailers in particular are perfect for limited budgets. Finding the ideal travel trailer is possible if you keep a few key things in mind.

Determine your budget

It’s always good to establish this before you start looking, so you aren’t tempted to spend extra money on models with features you don’t really need. So, before anything else, pick a spending limit you feel comfortable with... and stick to it!

Determine your needs

Discuss with your family what the travel trailer will be used for and how often. This will influence which models you should be looking at. If you’re looking to buy for vacationing with just you and your spouse, a smaller model should suit your needs. If you have a large family and take frequent trips, you should probably consider models with higher sleeping, towing and storage capacity.

Find the brand that's right for you

With used travel trailers as much as any type of recreational vehicle, brands that are known for reliability is a great place to start your search. Fleetwood is a brand that we often recommend as their travel trailers are known to maintain their quality for many years, making them especially useful for buyers looking at used models.

Another RV brand that makes for excellent used travel trailers is [1]Skyline. We love Skylines as used vehicles because they also have great longevity when well-maintained.


Purchasing a new or used travel trailer is a big decision, so here at Guaranty we’d like to make sure all your questions are answered before any papers are signed. That’s why we host free monthly RV seminars, for experienced and new RVers alike. Check out our schedule and sign up to hear from one of our expert technicians.

Can’t make it to a seminar? Then stop by our dealership— we’ll help get you started with figuring out which used travel trailer is right for you.
Please Contact us for more information on how you can begin your RV journey.