*Measure with the tailgate closed*

Backroadz Truck Tent

No plan? No problem. The Backroadz Truck Tent was built with the outdoors in mind. With its simple and secure setup, you can have a spacious shelter with over 5ft of headroom in minutes. The large door makes entering a breeze, and with sewn in storm flaps and flooring, privacy and weather protection is never issue. For added water resistance, quickly throw on the included rainfly!

Note: During assembly, ensure the tailgate pole is set-up on the outside of the tailgate wires.




1 Year


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2 Persons


Truck model dependent

Centre Height

4.8' - 5.2'


15 - 16lbs


Green & Gray

No. of Doors


No. of Windows


No. of Poles (Tent)

6 Shock Corded Fiberglass

No. of Poles (Awning)


Storm Flaps

Yes - Windows & Doors

Water Proofing

800mm PU Coating

Wall and Roof Material

Polyester Taffeta

Window Material

Polyester Mesh

Floor Material


Rainfly Material

Polyester Tafetta w/ Taped Seams

Rear Access Panel




Seasons for Use

Spring, Summer, Fall

Storage Room

Gear Loft, Gear Pocket, Lantern Holder


1 Year

Begin by measuring the bed of your truck with the tailgate closed. Our sizing guides will help you determine which tent is compatible with your truck.

No. Driving with the tent mounted to your vehicle may cause personal injury and/or damage to your tent and truck.

Yes. The tent will work with a sprayed, mat, or prefabricated liner.

Railings will work as long as they are less than 3” tall. Roll and sports bars must be removed.

No. Truck Tents will not work as long as the camper shell/cap is assembled. Napier SUV Tents are the best option as long as the height from the ground to the highest point of the cap window/door does not exceed 80”.

Please refer to the Warranty or Replacement Parts Section of the website.

Yes. One person is able to set up a Napier Truck Tent, however we do recommend having assistance during the first set-up. The first set-up should take approximately 15 minutes and about 10 minutes each time thereafter. Each tent comes with set-up instructions and color-coded poles for easy assembly.

Yes. We recommend placing the tent over the toolbox to minimize the amount of water that could enter between the box and the tent. It is also recommended to cover the corners of the toolbox to protect the tent from ripping on sharp edges. Please note that you will lose the amount of space that the toolbox occupies.

Our truck tents will fit over Roll-Up Tonneau Covers if the rolled-up tonneau cover is less than 6” high

As long as the back rack does not intrude onto the rails of the truck too far, it should not impact the functionality of the tent. Please email customerservice@napieroutdoors.com with a photo or the exact model of your back rack to determine if the rack is compatible.

Our tents already have a water-resistant coating on them. However, the coating may wear down over time and you may want to spray a water repellent coating onto the tent and rainfly after a few years of use. For additional protection and product maintenance, you may wish to use a seam sealant on your tent.

There is a one-year manufacturer defect warranty.  Please consult the Warranty section on the website.

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    Roxanna Le

    My husband bit 2 weeks ago
    Just came back from camping
    Glad he brought back up tent
    Weather was cold but had water leaking through
    It was damp…. During the night we had water drops dropping on us
    Wet everywhere inside tent.
    We were damp… as if we’re we’re out side
    Had to return tent
    Very disappointed
    Would not recommend at all

    September 17, 2022
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    Roxanna Le

    My husband bought this 2 weeks ago
    Went camping just came back and had to return.
    Weather was cold but did not rain yet it leaked few drops.
    We we sleeping and it was cold… water drops were dripping on us causing our mattress to get wet and it was wet everywhere…
    Imagine if it had rain?
    Very disappointed
    Would not recommend at all to any one

    September 17, 2022
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    Frédéric Bélanger

    J’ai aimé votre tente. Le seul problème que j’ai eu à réparer le joint en acier entre les 2 tiges de fibre de verre a ouvert!! L’imperméabilité est parfaite pas une goutte malgré les orages!!!

    July 15, 2022
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    Just got this tent today. Was happy there were no missing parts and no damage. I was surprised there where no setup instructions included and I no wifi in the boonies to watch any setup video. However using common since I put the door at the tailgate and it didn’t take rocket science to figure out where all the straps went. It’s not hard to figure were the poles go, plus they colour coded. Only took me about 15 minutes to set it up by myself including the fly and it’s my first time doing it. I almost think instructions might have confused me.

    June 17, 2022
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    Randy A.

    I highly recommend this tent I’ve had such a great time camping again even though it’s cold here in Nebraska in December I use my heat fan to keep warm. I also got some friends buying there’s this spring and do some traveling together as well.

    December 14, 2021
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    Jackson Maddox

    I purchased this tent over a year ago, but never had a chance to use it until now with a cross country road trip. It is awesome. Easy to set up, even in the dark. I either rolled it up with a cushion for a mattress inside it or left it all set without the poles in the bed of the truck and with the tonneau cover over everything. Cold nights and moderate wind didn’t make a difference at all.

    October 5, 2020
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    Robin Latta

    We’ve had this tent for 2 summers now and it is fantastic! Tall interior is great for getting changed etc. We have a tacoma long bed and put a platform inside the bed so we can have a futon mattress inside. Two pluses are 1) you’re off the bed of the truck so can sit on end of mattress and still be inside the tent and 2) sleeping on a proper mattress. We do all this before we leave then fold everything in and put the tonneau cover on top. Stealth!

    September 8, 2020
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    Mark Logullo

    My Backroadz tent arrived yesterday evening before dark.
    Fist time setting it up took 20 minutes trying to be careful not to miss anything.
    Some difficulty getting poles into place and through a struggle learning curve realized if you lossen all tie downs it expedited the installation.
    Once fully in place and tightened down the next struggle was the rain fly.
    It fits the front or cab end well yet at the tailgate the angels are off.
    Workmen ship around side windows are not as clean as one might expect however it is secure.
    Door has only one set of toggles to hold both door and screen a second set would be nice for the screen door otherwise it just hangs waiting to be damaged.
    These are minor things that are noticeable .
    On the positive side!
    Roomy interior and the roof vent a big score for me.
    Fits snugly to my 2011 Ram1500 and once completely closed up took the garden hose test without a leak.
    The price was fair and worth what I received.
    Even some friends are looking to get one now after seeing what I have !
    My new Base Camp is ready for this seasons fishing and hunting trips

    July 26, 2020
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    Mark Gardner

    This tent was the perfect addition for my camping/fishing expeditions. It fit my 2011 Chev Silverado Crew Cab perfectly. I can set it up by myself in about 15 minutes. I’ve used it in wind and rain and it stood up to both, tremendously. Paired with an air mattress that fits the bed of my truck, I’ve had the best sleeps I’ve ever had in a tent.

    July 10, 2020
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    Wow. This tent was great. Fit my 2019 ram perfectly, lots of room inside and i woke up comfortable and dry in the morning even though it was pouring rain over night. Would highly recommend this tent in a heartbeat. Set up and take down was easy too.

    September 15, 2019

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