The Best Truck Bed Tent of 2017

For the adventurer with a heavy duty truck, (or even a small one for that matter) we've compiled a list of the top 25 best truck bed tents of 2017. From extravagant, large truck tents to smaller, more compact truck tents, we've located the best for sale online. Enjoy your new truck bed tent! 

25. Smittybilt Folded Truck Tent - $899.99

The Smittybilt Overlander truck bed tent is constructed of high-quality waterproof polyester. It's rip-stop design and polyurethane-filled top make for optimum durability. Anodized aluminum tent poles and stainless steel hinges are included. An aluminum-constructed telescoping ladder reaches to 6 1/2 feet (an additional optional ladder extension is available for lifted Jeep Wranglers). These tents attach quickly and easily to the SRC overhead rack (sold separately). Comes with a high-density, 2-inch thick 90" x 53" foam mattress with a removable mattress cover, mosquito screen, and waterproof rainfly, as well as a convenient LED strip light.

24. Sportz Truck Tent III for Toyota Tundra Model - $259.99

The Sportz Truck Tent features assembly so simple it can be done right in the back of the truck's open bed. There are 7 models to choose from so virtually any truck can be accommodated. This truck bed tent features a one-of-a-kind sewn-in floor exclusive to the Sportz Truck Tent. A roomy interior pocket keeps items organized and secure. Generous ventilation is provided via 2 large windows and 2 side vents. A 4' x 4' awning provides additional protection from the elements at the tailgate without additional guide ropes. The tent comes with an expandable storage bag for easy transport.

23. Bestop Supertop Truck Bed Tent -  $699.99

This Supertop is designed to act like a convertible top via the exclusive belt-rail attachment system. Side panel installation is made simple with heavy-duty tooth rippers, molded for strength and commercial-grade durability. Heat-sealed seams joined with industrial-strength twine and a one-of-a-kind tailgate bar provides separate tailgate operation without the vinyl window in the rear having to be opened. This truck bed tent comes with a third brake light kit.

22. Sportz Truck Tent for the Dodge Ram - $259.99

The Sportz Truck Tent III turns your flatbed pickup truck into a comfortable tent space for two. The interior provides over 5 1/2 feet of head room along with the Sportz brand patented exclusive sewn-in floor. A pair each of large-sized windows and side vents delivers maximum ventilation. A middle divider provides privacy. A 4' x 4' awning expands from the tailgate area to provide protection from the elements. A roomy interior pocket allows for storage space for gear. Comes with a sturdy but expandable storage bag.

21. Rooftop Tent for Truck - Sand - $1,569.50

The tent by ARB unfolds and folds easily for quick installation and pack up. It provides shelter/sleeping space for up to 3 people. The tent is constructed of heavy-duty poly cotton fabric with seams reinforced by tape, providing protection against most forms of inclement weather. Fully extended the tent measures a generous 55" x 95". Features built-in screened windows and doors to keep insects out and allow fresh air in, while the rainfly keeps things dry. The chip foam bonded mattress features a removable cover. The tent can be set up at the rear or the side of the vehicle. Note: Tent requires an aftermarket roof rack (sold separately).

20. Smittybilt Tent Annex - $174.99

The Smittybilt 2788 tent annex features waterproof construction of top-quality, polyurethane-filled, rip-stop polyester. Supports are constructed of lightweight aluminum and feature twist-lock poles. A zippered door flap and windows with mesh netting provide plenty of ventilation. The tent annex attaches quickly and securely to the vehicle's roof. It can also be attached to the bottom of a deployed tent for added shelter (sold separately). Tent annex measures 84" x 60". The telescoping ladder is included. Poles and ladder are constructed of anodized aluminum; hinges are made of stainless steel. 

19. Sports SUV Blue/Tan Tent - 9x9 by 7.25ft - $339.99

The extra-roomy Sportz SUV tent measures a generous 9' x 9' and serves as a truck bed tent via the sleeve attachment as well as an extension tent. It sleeps 4 to 5 people comfortable and features 6' of head room at the corners and 7' at the center. Updated fiberglass and steel pole construction allows for fast and easy one-person setup. The Sportz SUV tent features innovative GoBe Dry rain protection and bathtub-type flooring for total waterproofing and rain protection. Ventilation is provided via double skylights and Cyclone Venting system.

18. Texsport 5 Person Retreat SUV Truck Tent - $152.52

The Texsport Retreat SUV tent's generous size provides sleeping room for up to five adults. Its versatile design can attach to most SUV hatchbacks or can stand on its own. Constructed of polyurethane-coated taffeta walls with flame-retardant waterproof rainfly and features a rip-stop polythene floor. Three cascading wall pockets provide storage space for gear. Dimensions are 120" x 120" x 72" high. The frame is pin-and-ring system supported by shock corded poles. Comes complete with sturdy storage bag. 

17. Rightline Gear SUV Truck Tent - $279.95

The Rightline Gear SUV tent connects directly to the back of an SUV, wagon, minivan, or flatbed pickup truck with a cap. Oversized privacy mesh on doors and windows provide privacy and protection from rain, with covers for privacy. Features a pair of generous-sized inside pockets for gear storage. Handy glow-in-the-dark zipper pulls and a hook for hanging a lantern provide safety and comfort at night. The sleeve can be quickly and easily disconnected in order to use the vehicle without breaking down the entire tent setup.

16. Sportz SUV Blue/Grey Tent with Screen - $359.99

This SUV tent by Sportz fully encloses the vehicle's cargo area for total access and additional space for sleeping, storage, etc. Comes complete with a separate and fully removable screen room with protective netting for outdoor enjoyment. The entire setup features the GoBe Dry ultimate waterproof protection system and bathtub-type flooring. The frame is constructed of sturdy steel and fiberglass poles. Tent measures 10' x 10' with head room in excess of 7 feet. Taped-seam rainfly extends to 6' x 6' awning to provide shade. Features 2 oversized doors and 3 privacy mesh windows.

15. DAC Mid-Size Truck Bed Tent - $149.99

Perfect for use as a truck bed tent or extension for an SUV or van. Setup is as easy as raising a rear window or lowering a tailgate. Plastic-coated hooks attached to elastic cords secure the tent to the vehicle's body via the wheel wells and underframe. Two privacy-mesh windows located behind the tent door provide excellent ventilation with outer door panels that fold up and tie for even more ventilation, or they can be zipped and tied at the lower edges to provide privacy. Walls and ceiling are made of coated polyester. A handy carrying case is included.

14. Ford F-Series Truck Tent - $259.99

The Sportz Truck Tent III is a truck bed tent created specifically for full-size regular truck beds in the Ford F series. So easy to assemble it can be done from inside the open truck bed itself. This truck bed tent is the only one on the market that features a patented fully sewn-in floor. Two large windows and two side vents provide generous ventilation. A middle divider allows for customized ventilation per side. Quick and easy setup is guaranteed thanks to the color-coded sleeve and pole system. A rear tent door allows for easy access to the back of the vehicle. Tent measures 72" x 80" and sleeps two adults comfortably. A 4' x 4' awning extends from the tailgate to provide additional protection and shade without the need for additional ropes or poles. The tent is made of polyester and nylon taffeta. 

13. Kingcamp Auto Shade Truck Tent - $119.99

The KingCamp COMPASS Awning Canopy is a truck bed tent/SUV rooftop tent that works as a perfect waterproof shelter against the elements. This model will work with a number of different types of vehicles, from trucks to SUVs to vans and cars. Attachment and setup are easy with elastic bungee cords and hooks. Construction is sturdy, waterproof rip-stop polyester with a trio of fiberglass shock-corded poles and two steel canopy poles. The canopy measures 124" x 84.6". Stores away in a convenient, compact storage bag with handles.

12. Kamp-Rite Oversize Tent Cot - $169.07

The KampRite Oversize Tent Cot is a fully enclosed and elevated platform cot. The sleep surface measures 90" x 32" while the tent covering measures 90" x 32" x 36". Lightweight at just 25 pounds the tent cot sets up for use and breaks down for storage in a matter of seconds. The elevation is 11" off the ground for safety against snakes, insects, rodents, and moisture. There is plenty of room inside to stretch out with your favorite blankets or sleeping bag and pillows. The tent cot can be folded into flat-cot style AND lounge chair form for daytime enjoyment. The frame is constructed of sturdy but lightweight aluminum with anti-vibration nuts and bolts that won't rust or come loose. The tent is constructed of 420-denier nylon. When the mesh doors are zipped shut, the tent cot is completely insect-proof, yet it still allows unhampered air flow for total ventilation. Inclement weather is not a problem thanks to the total encapsulation rainfly. The cot is available in either original or double size.

11. ARB Simpson III Rooftop Tent - $253.99

The ARB Simpson III Rooftop Tent Annex serves as the perfect compact tent space when attached to your vehicle's rooftop and fully extended. Makes a great changing area or enclosed space for one person. This product is just the Annex and does not include the rooftop tent.

10. Rightline Gear Full-Size Truck Bed Tent - $179.96

Rightline Gear truck tent is a truck bed tent that fits over the entire tailgate of your truck so that all available space is used. The design is fully water-resistant. The truck bed tent is designed with no floor covering so that any gear does not have to be removed in order to use the tent. Windows and doors feature "no-see-um" mesh for privacy while still providing complete ventilation. Heavy duty nylon buckles and straps protect your vehicle's paint job while ensuring secure, no-slip attachment. Setup is made easy via a color-coding pole and pocket system. The rooftop vent allows for added ventilation and sky view. This particular truck bed tent sleeps two adults.

9. Guide Gear 6x6ft Truck Tent - $399.99

The Guide Gear Compact Truck Tent sets up and breaks down in a matter of minutes. Interior head room is 4.75' The truck bed tent is constructed of 190T polyester with 1500mm waterproof coating. Setup is simple with a 4-pole system. Door is oversized and D-shaped. Large mesh windows provide optimum ventilation. This truck bed tent fits several different types of trucks, however fit will vary between vehicle types/models. Tent connects to truck via tension straps and shock-coded fiberglass poles. Full rainfly design ensures dryness. Comes complete with weather-resistant heavy-duty polyester storage bag. Sleeps two adults comfortably.

8. Napier Outdoor Sportz Truck Tent - $179.99

The Napier Outdoor Sportz Truck Tent is a compact truck bed tent that provides quick, convenient sleeping shelter for up to two adults. The tent is made of durable polyester taffeta and works with pre-fabricated or sprayed truck bed liners on 5' truck beds. Tent measures 60" x 68".

7. Sportz Avalanche Truck Bed Tent - $259.99

The Sportz Avalanche Truck Tent III truck bed tent provides a comfortable, roomy sleeping space for up to two adults. The patented sewn-in floor keeps things dry while two large windows with "no-see-um" mesh provides privacy and total ventilation. The interior features over 5 1/2 feet of headroom. A pair of plastic bed windows make use of the truck bed's cargo lights inside the tent. Also included are a gear loft, two interior storage pockets, and a sturdy storage bag. The two-door design allows for easy entrance and exit, with the larger door providing access directly into the truck cab.

6. Napier Model 51000 Truck Bed Tent - $179.99

The Napier Outdoors Sportz Link Tent is a generous sized attachment sleeve that provides even more room when used with the compatible truck bed tent. A large door and three mesh windows provide optimum ventilation and ease of entry/exit. The ground tent attaches seamlessly and easily to the truck bed tent (sold separately) and features space for up to 4 adults. The waterproof ground tent measures 8' x 8' by itself. Please note: The ground tent is not compatible with trucks featuring custom lift kits.

5. DAC Full-Size Truck Tent - $159.99

The DAC Full Size Truck Tent turns a truck into the perfect camping setup in minutes. Simply raise the truck cab window, lower the tailgate and attach the tent over the opening. This truck tent is designed for use with full-sized vehicles and SUVs with tailgates. Ventilation is provided via two privacy mesh windows located behind the doors. Setup is easy with plastic-coated hooks attached to shock cords. Constructed of coated polyester. Comes complete with storage bag. Tent is flame-retardant and waterproof.

4. Rightline Tent for Trucks - $179.95

The Rightline Gear Full Size Standard Truck Bed Tent provides off-the-ground camping free of tarps, poles, and stakes. The tent attaches directly to the truck in minutes and the floorless design allows full setup without removing gear from the truck bed. Truck tent features a pair of generous-sized gear pockets for storage, glow-in-the-dark zipper pulls, a hanging hook for a lantern, and skyview vent opening.

3. Kodiak Canvas Truck Bed Tent - $349.99

The Kodiak Canvas Truck Bed Tent is constructed of durable, waterproof canvas. It assembles quickly and easily, turning the flatbed area of a pickup truck into a spacious and comfortable camping area. Attaches to the vehicle using secure poles and hook-ended straps.

2. Blue Tent for Trucks - $259.99

The Sportz Truck Tent is a truck bed tent that sleeps two adults comfortably, with a sewn-in floor and over 5 1/2 feet of headroom. A rear-access door provides entrance directly into the truck's cab. The large entrance door, pair of mesh windows, and side vents provide maximum airflow. The 4' x 4' awning attaches directly to the tailgate without the use of guide ropes. Setup is quick and easy thanks to the color-coded sleeve and pole design system. A set of strap protectors is included to keep the truck's finish safe. Comes complete with handy storage bag.

1. Napier Backroads Tent for Trucks - $177.74

The Napier Backroadz Truck Tent is a full-sized truck bed tent complete with a sewn-in floor. Four extra-large windows provide maximum ventilation. The interior is a spacious 5' x 5' to sleep two adults comfortably. The tent is constructed of polyester taffeta with polythylene flooring. Features fiberglass poleshock-corded poles for sturdy construction.

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