Turkey hunting in Colorado means unpredictable weather and off-grid camping. So it seemed like a great opportunity to put one of Airstream’s most popular travel trailers, the Flying Cloud 23FB, to the test.
Colorado turkey hunting is a peculiar activity. First, there are the birds, a subspecies called the Merriam turkey, which doesn’t really behave like any turkey known to most American hunters. Next, there are the mountains, which, are vastly different than most turkey habitats across the continent.
Finally, and maybe most importantly, there’s the weather. Turkey opener in Colorado can mean warm, balmy days or snowstorms. Flip a coin, and those are your odds of either.
Having weathered some really nasty early spring storms in turkey hunts past, for 2021 I decided to take Airstream…