Journey with Confidence RV GPS App RV Trip Planner RV LIFE Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Take a Speed Test Free 7 Day Trial ×

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 04-28-2012, 09:02 AM   #1
New Member
1965 26' Overlander
Weldona , Colorado
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 2
Trailer my Airstream from Tennessee to Colorado

Dear Forum Members:
I have recently moved to Eastern Colorado from Knoxville,TN. I have a 1965 Airstream 26' Overlander in storage in TN. I am looking for an experienced driver to haul the trailer to CO for me. The trailer is in good shape, tires, etc. Do you have some recommendations on how I can locate a reputable person for the job? Also interested in how the cost(s) for such a task are determined.
Your suggestions and recommendations are appreciated, and thank you for your ideas.
Boater is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-28-2012, 09:18 AM   #2
1 Rivet Member
1973 27' Overlander
Kenner , Louisiana
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 15
They will charge you by the mile. It will cost you more if you are on a time line. If you can wait and the company can make a load coming back then it will cost you less, because they will not need to deadhead back.
Or just do it yourself and make a short vacation out of it. The cost will be less.
fourcatos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-28-2012, 10:36 AM   #3
4 Rivet Member
Mike91208's Avatar
2009 27' FB International
LA LA Land... , California
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 290
Contact these guys:*-* Home
Mike91208 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2012, 03:57 AM   #4
Vintage Kin
Fort Worth , Texas
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 8,014
Images: 1
Stay with reputable insured transporters. Expect $1.50/mile, zip code to zip code.
slowmover is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2012, 07:25 AM   #5
Currently Looking...
. , At Large
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 21,276
We use Kirby's RV transport out of Indiana to haul our new Airstreams from the factory to the dealership. You can give him a call and see what he would charge you.
Meddle not in the affairs of dragons, for you are crunchy, and taste good with ketchup.
overlander63 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-10-2012, 06:19 AM   #6
New Member
1965 26' Overlander
Weldona , Colorado
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 2
Will a shipper trailer with contents?

Hello Again Everyone,
Do any of you know if those who are in the business of moving trailers around the country will do so with contents inside? I have loaded some boxes inside (anticipation of moving) but my wife says that a shipper might not take the haul loaded with boxes. Anyone have an opinion on this?
Thank you in advance for your opinion. Also, anyone have the phone number for RV Transport? No number on their website.
David Willard
Boater is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-10-2012, 07:07 AM   #7
Rivet Master
LiLNomad's Avatar
2007 25' International CCD FB
Northridge , California
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 516
Images: 3
I have had 2 trailers hauled to me via a hauler i found on Most recently a hauler bought a trailer to me from Ark to CA. It was full of stuff (awning parts etc) the former owner packed it all up wrapped it with cardboard and made sure it was secured for the journey. You can PM me for more info.
LiLNomad is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Airstream, Inc. or any of its affiliates. Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:28 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2024, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.