Get Down with #VanLife in the Ultimate Travel Accessory Ultra-Light Happier Camper

If you’ve read about nature deficit disorder, you’ll know that 1. It’s not a medical diagnosis; and 2. It is a useful metaphor for how alienated we’ve become from the natural world. Fortunately, there’s a simple remedy for NDD, and that’s GBTN – Get Back To Nature.

Now more than ever, people are interested in disconnecting from their electronica and re-connecting with nature, without having to compromise on luxury and comfort. We want our wilderness experience to include heaping servings of style. And the ultra-light campers from Happier Camper deliver style, comfort and luxury in the most gorgeous Cali-cool package imaginable.

This ultra-light camper, from Happier Camper is the ultimate travel accessory oozing year-round road trip possibilities. The HC1 camper model is well designed, compact, flexible, and above all, ridiculously gorgeous. It’s the cutest thing you’ll ever tow behind your SUV or minivan. Trust Us.

Founded by Derek Michael, veteran expat and international traveler, the Happier Camper brand is helmed by a staff of California creatives. The company strives to serve the specialized niche for upscale outdoors accommodation market. Happier Camper is the answer to the evolution of the glamping and the #VanLife social movement that has recently been making a splash across social media.

“People who buy these are buying experiences and often investing in their families. I couldn’t ask for a better market to appeal to. I could rent and sell lightweight travel trailers for the rest of my life and enjoy it,” says Derek

The HC1 can be pulled by virtually any vehicle, and offers the flexibility to transform with an Adaptiv™ modular interior that can sleep up to five people and can be adapted according to the specific traveler’s needs.It comes in a variety of cool colors, and is wonderfully suited to outdoor-loving families.

A rear hatch allows you to wheel in your bike, kayak or motorcycle and even features a removable kitchenette, perfect for families. This pint-sized tiny-home is packing a power  punch too, featuring a 100-watt solar power function that creates super clean energy. So yes, you can charge your devices.

Currently the company sells HC1’s at a starting rate of $16,000 and produces all of its campers in California. Get camping with these ultra-light, hip, and cool HC1s, and Go Play Outside!

This video really shows what this baby can really do!

Happier Camper HC1 from Happier Camper on Vimeo.

We can already see the Happier Camper meet ups popping up across the country!

Claudia Laroye is a travel writer and editor based in Vancouver, Canada. An avid and curious traveler, Claudia has written about family, adventure, and luxury experiences for local and national publications since 2010. Claudia has contributed to Lonely Planet, Fodor’s, Travelzoo, Westworld, Dreamscapes magazine, and is founder of family travel site The Travelling Mom.

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11 thoughts on “Get down with #VanLife in the ultimate Happier Camper”

  1. I got what you intend, appreciate it for posting .Woh I am lucky to find this website through google. I was walking down the street wearing glasses when the prescription ran out. by Steven Wright. cfegfgabedce

  2. Write more, thats all I have to say. Literally, it seems as though you relied on the video to make your point. You clearly know what youre talking about, why throw away your intelligence on just posting videos to your weblog when you could be giving us something enlightening to read? beedkdckdgekggck

    1. Hi, thanks for your feedback. We thought the video was so well done and that this product is best when SHOWN so you can get an idea of the size, space and all that it can do!

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