Forest River Salem Travel Trailer Reviews

Forest River Salem

$15,000
8.6

Quality

8.0/10

Towing Capacity

7.0/10

Design

8.8/10

Power

9.3/10

Affordability

10.0/10

Pros

  • Extra Space
  • Air Conditioned
  • Extremely Light Weighted
  • Good Warranty

Cons

  • Difficult to tow

Many people tend to lean towards trailers that fit the requirements of the areas they’re visiting. 

For that purpose, Forest River Inc has invented the Salem Trailer line.

In this RV review series, there are trailers with distinct accommodation properties such as which area they are sold at and fit the requirements for. Salem is Forest River’s ancient series which further extends by exceeding characteristics. 

Forest River Salem Reviews

Forest River Salem Review

Forest River brings you its Salem category which has a price that promises quality. For the reasonable amount demanded, the Salem trailers tend to deliver. 

The RVs are exceptionally designed and fit the whole picture of a perfect camper. 

Forest River Salem Features

The Salem line is very extended with different kinds of RVs each having distinct features. Here are some important facts you should know about the Salem travel camper series. 

1. Distinct Area Specifications

Each RV in the Salem line has different properties. Forest River has designed their Salem line by location. Each RV is based on which area it will be available in and how well does it suit the area’s weather and environmental requirements. 

2. Optimum Temperature

Each RV of the Salem line is equipped with air ventilation systems. There is a roof-mounted air conditioner and a heated furnace to keep you and your family safe from unwanted weather conditions.

3. Remote Controlled Operations

One upgraded property that you tend to not find in most RVs is that none of their operations is controlled from a single remote. Whereas, Forest River Salem trailer offers you a single controller for all your tech that’s installed inside the camper. 

4. Water Filtration System

Each Salem camper is equipped with multiple gallons of freshwater. The trailers are fashioned with a filtration system to clean out usable water. 

Forest River Salem Floorplans

Salem has multiple floorplans under the Midwest region. Here are the specs for each: 

1. Forest River Salem 22RBS

22RBS

Salem 22RBS is mostly family trailers with huge vacant spacing. Convertible dinette and sofas still leave room for comfortable movement. On the other hand, this trailer makes a very fine couple’s trailer with equipment fit for two. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  765 lb. 
CCC 1837 lb.
Exterior Height  11’3’’
Fresh Water Capacity 40 gal
Black Water Capacity 30 gal 
UVW 5928 lb. 
Exterior Length  26’11’’ 
Exterior Width 96’’
Gray Water  60 gal. 
Awning Size  16’ 

2. Forest River Salem 26DBUD

26DBUD

With separate dinette and lounge accessories, bunk beds, and a Queen bedroom at different ends of the RV, this camper makes a perfect family camper. Enough room for a family to enjoy vacations and simultaneously feel at home. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  795 lb. 
CCC 2672 lb. 
Exterior Height  11’3’’
Fresh Water Capacity 40 gal. 
Black Water Capacity 30 gal. 
UVW 6923 lb. 
Exterior Length  33’3’’ 
Exterior Width 96’’ 
Gray Water  60 gal.
Awning Size  18’ 

3. Forest River Salem 27RE

27RE

Another Salem camper that fits the requirement of 2 people. The mobile home has Queen size bed, very vast lounge spacing, and walk-in closet detail. You can enjoy camping with your significant other in this camper. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  955 lb.
CCC 2332 lb. 
Exterior Height  11’5’’
Fresh Water Capacity 40 gal. 
Black Water Capacity 38 gal. 
UVW 7583 lb. 
Exterior Length  33’8’’
Exterior Width 96’’
Gray Water  57 gal
Awning Size  11’ and 9’ 

4. Forest River Salem 27RK

27RK

The specialty of this model is that it provides a very spacious kitchen. The overall design though fits the needs of two people. This camper seems to be very avid and can be adjustable for a smaller family as well. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  955 lb.
CCC 1029 lb. 
Exterior Height  11’3’’
Fresh Water Capacity 40 gal
Black Water Capacity 30 gal
UVW 6863 lb
Exterior Length  33’6’’
Exterior Width 96’’
Gray Water  54 gal
Awning Size  20’ 

5. Forest River Salem 29VBUD

29VBUD

This model covers all the possible demands for versatility one can make for a camper. This RV is for large families to basically live in through their vacation. The RV has a bunkbed at one end and a Queen bedroom at the other but all that doesn’t stop there because the lounge is very spacious and excellently designed. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  910 lb.
CCC 1982 lb. 
Exterior Height  11’3’’ 
Fresh Water Capacity 40 gal. 
Black Water Capacity 30 gal. 
UVW 7728 lb. 
Exterior Length  36’2’’
Exterior Width 96’’ 
Gray Water  60 gals. 
Awning Size  18’ 

6. Forest River Salem 30KQBSS

30KQBSS

Customizable lounge spacing is all a person wants. This camper has not only extra space but is fit to take in a huge family and guarantee their comfortable sleep. The possibility of an outside kitchen makes the overall experience greater. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  899 lb
CCC 2756 lb. 
Exterior Height  11’3’’ 
Fresh Water Capacity 40 gal
Black Water Capacity 27 gal
UVW 6943 lb
Exterior Length  33’6’’
Exterior Width 96’’
Gray Water  57 gal
Awning Size  18’ 

7. Forest River Salem 31KQBTS

31KQBTS

This model is regarded as the ultimate bunkhouse. The bunk beds are spaced far apart and cover each side of the bedroom with a wardrobe in between. Moreover, there is a bed at the front which opens into the lounge. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  905 lb. 
CCC 1292 lb. 
Exterior Height  11’5’’ 
Fresh Water Capacity 39 gal. 
Black Water Capacity 27 gal. 
UVW 8573 lb. 
Exterior Length  36’7’’
Exterior Width 96’’ 
Gray Water  40 gal 
Awning Size  18’ 

8. Forest River Salem 32BHDS

32BHDS

The large size of this model estimates that it’s a bunkhouse. The camper supports two sets of bunk beds at one end and a master bedroom at the other. The floor plan includes all the essentials of making a family vacation more enjoyable. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  859 lb. 
CCC 1826 lb. 
Exterior Height  11’3’’
Fresh Water Capacity 40 gal.
Black Water Capacity 30 gal 
UVW 7993 lb. 
Exterior Length  36’5’’ 
Exterior Width 96’’ 
Gray Water  57 gal. 
Awning Size  18’

9. Forest River Salem 32RET

32RET

This trailer gives out the look of an apartment on wheels. The camper is equipped with class and finesse that is avid for two people. A master bedroom and entirely spacious lounge and kitchen, bathroom essentials, etc. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  935 lb. 
CCC 2282 lb. 
Exterior Height  11’5’’
Fresh Water Capacity 40 gal. 
Black Water Capacity 38 gal.
UVW 8853 lb. 
Exterior Length  37’
Exterior Width 96’
Gray Water  57 gal
Awning Size  11’ and 12’ 

10. Forest River Salem 33TS

33TS

 

Ultimate family bunkhouse with walk-in closet at one end and a full room of pair of bunk beds at the other. The glass door-protected shower and slideouts with the outside kitchen accessory make the experience worthwhile. 

Specifications 

Hitch Height  1088 lb. 
CCC 2012 lb.
Exterior Height  11’5’’
Fresh Water Capacity 40 gal.
Black Water Capacity 28 gal. 
UVW 9276 lb
Exterior Length  38’9’’
Exterior Width 96’’
Gray Water  39 gals
Awning Size  18’ 

11. Forest River Salem 34MBS

34MBS

For a family with a medium amount of people, this model would be a great fit! A bunk bed not too far from the master bedroom and a very spacious lounge and kitchen for comfortable motion inside the vehicle. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  1015 lb. 
CCC 2672 lb. 
Exterior Height  11’5’’ 
Fresh Water Capacity 40 gal 
Black Water Capacity 38 gals
UVW 8543 lb
Exterior Length  38’10’’ 
Exterior Width 96’’
Gray Water  57 gal
Awning Size  14’ and 11’ 

12. Forest River Salem 36VBDS

36VBDS

This particular model is the honest desired of extended families. It can take more than 10 people in for a comfortable sleep. Everything is versatile and the lounge is spacious enough to cover the requirement and dining of a large family. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  1155 lb.
CCC 1582 lb. 
Exterior Height  11’5’’
Fresh Water Capacity 40 gal
Black Water Capacity 38 gal
UVW 8533 lb
Exterior Length  38’11’’
Exterior Width 96’’
Gray Water  27 gal.
Awning Size  18’ 

13. Forest River Salem 37BHSS2Q

37BHSS2Q

One huge bathroom and two master bedrooms on each side with 2 separate slides by each bedroom, this camper serves great for a double date vacation. The camper fits all the requirements of having enough space for two couples. The lounge and dinette are customizable. 

Specifications

Hitch Height  970 lb.
CCC 2271 lb.
Exterior Height  11’3’’
Fresh Water  40 gal
Black Water  27 gal
UVW 7659 lb
Exterior Length  38’10’’
Exterior Width 96’’
Gray Water  30 gal
Awning Size  18’

Forest River Salem Price

Salem Travel Trailers have prices that start from about $14,990 dollars. The prices exceed by the distinct and upgraded features and equipment of the RVs. 

Pros
  • Extra space.
  • Air-conditioned.
  • Extremely light weighted.
  • Good warranty.
Cons
  • Difficult to tow.

Conclusion

If you’re searching for a trailer that offers you much more than heavy furniture in confined places, you should get yourself a Forest River Salem Travel Trailer. These campers have all that it takes to provide the most comfortable camping/holiday environment for you and your family. 

FAQ

Where can I get in contact with Forest River Inc? 

To contact Forest River Inc, you can dial 1-574-825-7000 from your mobile phones. 

Are Salem Travel Trailers any good? 

Salem Trailers are exceptionally spaced. You can easily find a good camper for ten or more people to comfortably sleep in. 

About Ted Mosby

My Name is Ted Mosby from Cleveland, Ohio. I am a freelance Architect. I live in New Jersey, USA right now and I take my RV every alternate weekend. As I am a Freelancer I can work anywhere so most of my work is done inside my camper remotely.