SurvivalBlog’s News From The American Redoubt

This weekly column features news stories and event announcements from around the American Redoubt region. (Idaho, Montana, eastern Oregon, eastern Washington, and Wyoming.) Much of the region is also more commonly known as The Inland Northwest. We also mention companies of interest to preppers and survivalists that are located in the American Redoubt region. Today, a special edition, profiling trailer manufacturers in the American Redoubt.


Double R Trailers of Nampa produces a wide range of custom-made utility enclosed trailers, toy haulers, and concession trailers.

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Fox Trailers in Post Falls makes high-quality flatbed utility trailers.

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Snake River Trailer in Caldwell is a trailer manufacturer that builds flatbed trailers, dump trailers, utility trailers, landscape trailers, cargo trailers, tilt trailers, equipment trailers, gooseneck trailers, and more.

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Criterion Trailers are built in Caldwell, Idaho. Criterion Trailers is a division of Rhino Metals, one of the leading security safe manufacturers in the United States.


Sherpa Trailers of Libby, Montana is the maker of great teardrop camping trailers capable of back-country camping.

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Montana Trailer Company of Billings is known for their high-quality welded aluminum UTV and ATV trailers.

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Some of the Stealth brand aluminum trailers are made in Montana. They are exclusively sold by Western StateTrailers, in Missoula.

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Montana Raft Frames in Huson, Montana makes speciality trailers for whitewater rafting guides.

Central & Eastern Oregon

Keystone RV trailers are made in Pendleton, Oregon and in Indiana. They are famous for their 5th wheel and travel trailers.

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Bend Teardrop makes some very clever off-road camping trailers with tent platforms. One of their trailers is pictured at the top of this column. Their handmade Ultra-Lite Teardrop Camp Trailers are available to rent or purchase, with prices starting at $9,595.

Central & Eastern Washington

Eagle Trailer Manufacturing of Spokane is best known for their hydraulic lift dump and tilt trailers, but they mak several other types.

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EZ- Loader Boat Trailers of Spokane makes trailers that are seen all across America.


Paulibuilt Trailers in Cheyenne, Wyoming makes some great utility trailers, flatbed trailers, and gooseneck trailers.

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Symmetry Trailers of Evansville, Wyoming manufactures some quite innovative ATV trailers and pop-up camping trailers.

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