A Bike Rack Solution for your Trailer

So you want your bike while you’re on the road, you say? But you can’t find a good place to put it? Well I had the same problem! Can’t go on top of the car, because I’m too short and that’s where I store things. It can’t go on the hatchback of the car because I don’t want to move them just to open the door. Can’t go behind the trailer because it’s too long and I like my clearance.

Don’t worry! We found a solution that works great on the nüCamp T@B or T@G and would easily translate to any small A-frame trailer. Check out my video and photos below to get the skinny!

Vlog #23: A Bike Rack Solution for your Trailer:

There are two parts to this setup: The elevated hitch receiver that allows the bikes to sit up high, and the bike rack itself which fits into the hitch receiver.

Upnfront Hitch Receiver:

  • They make a specific mount for the T@B.
  • It sits high enough above the LP tank that you can still open the lid.
  • It is a standard receiver and will hold many different bike racks.
  • You can move your bike rack easily from trailer to car when you unhook.
  • No need to drill holes in your frame.

Swagman Bike Racks:

  • The model shown in these photos is the Dispatch.
  • They make bike racks specifically for RVs.
  • There are options for 1-4 bikes.
  • It’s standard mount will also fit in your car hitch when unhooked.


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10 Comments on “A Bike Rack Solution for your Trailer

  1. Thanks for the great video. Still too high for me. Hope to find a solution for my T@G🙄

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  3. Hi Mandy
    Love the idea of a receiver but we have the diamond plate storage box for our hoses that fits in the hitch frame. Do you think this would work with that? Not sure how far back the hinge is on storage box or how far forward this is.

    • Hi Jody! That’s a good question. I don’t have the built in storage box and my initial reaction would be that no, they wouldn’t work together. The mount to the a-frame takes up a lot of space that I think that storage box does as well. I’m not 100% sure, but I don’t think they work together.

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