Forest River RV Salem Travel Trailer

Quality building materials and appliances, innovative design features and floor plans are just the beginning with the Salem travel trailers and fifth wheels from Forest River. Whether you're looking for a 1/2 ton towable RV, or something to put on a seasonal site, we've got you covered.

So go ahead and break out of life's boundaries in a new Salem travel trailer, or fifth wheel, from Forest River today!

Salem Features:

Standard Features (2017)
Construction and Exterior
  • Full Walk-On One-Piece Superflex® Roof w/ 12-Year Warranty
  • Extra Large Full Pass Through Storage (per floorplan)
  • Cold Crack and Mildew Resistant Vinyl Patio Awning
  • Safety Glass Windows
  • Steel Framed 30″ Smooth Radius Fiberglass Main Entry Door
  • Powder Coated I-beam Frame
  • Cambered Chassis
  • Enclosed Fresh Water Tank in a Heated Compartment
  • 16 gal per hour Gas/Electric Quick Recovery DSI Water Heater
  • Water Heater By-pass
  • Nitrogen Filled Tires
  • 2″ Wall Construction 16″ (or less) on Center
  • R-7 Fiberglass Insulation Throughout
  • 13-ply Cross Micro-Laminated Beam Header Above Slide-outs
  • Triple Sealed Slideouts
  • Electric Slide-Out Systems (Flush Floor)
  • Swing Arm Entry Assist Handle
  • Two Marine Grade Exterior Speakers
  • Electric Front Jacks (Fifth Wheels)
  • Fiberglass Front Cap (Fifth Wheels)
  • Dometic® Double Door Refrigerator (2 yr. Warranty)
  • High Rise Faucet
  • Deep Basin 60/40 Residential Style Sink
  • Microwave with Carousel
  • 3-Burner, High Output Range with Oven (2 yr. Warranty)
  • Range Hood with 12V Exhaust Fan and Light
  • One Piece Plank Wood Linoleum Flooring
  • Solid Wood Drawers
  • Knife Rack (behind cooktop)
  • Large Overhead Cabinets with Glass Inserts
  • Central Switch Command Center
  • Nickel Finished Hardware
  • Full Extension Ball Bearing Drawer Guides
  • Abundant Cabinet Storage
  • Hinged 1/2 Barrel Storage (Some Models)
Living Room
  • 80″ Interior Height Travel Trailers, 101″ on Fifth Wheels
  • Ducted 13,500 BTU High Output Roof Air Conditioner with Quick Cool
  • Extra Large Booth Dinette with Large Drawer (most models)
  • Large Dinette Picture Window
  • Digital TV Antenna and Booster
  • Cable TV/Satellite Hookup
  • Standard FM Stereo with DVD and Four Cube Speakers
  • Patio Door with Vertical Blinds (36BHBS, 37BHSS2Q, 38RLT)
  • Decorative Wall Light
  • 25K BTU Suburban Forced Air DSI Furnace with Digital Thermostat (2 yr. Warranty)
  • In-Floor Ducted Heat
  • Evergreen Mattress
  • Plush Comforter and Headboard
  • Strut Lifted Storage Area under Bed
  • Bedside Mirrored Wardrobes with Shelf
  • Bedside 110V Power Outlets (2)
  • Solid Bedroom Privacy Doors (Most Models)
  • Storage Shelf Above Bed
  • 12V Power Bath Roof Exhaust Vent
  • Wooden Medicine Cabinet w/ Mirrored Door
  • Foot Flush Toilet
  • Tooth Brush Holder and Towel Ring
  • Vinyl Tub Surround
  • Frosted Glass Barrel Shower w/Tub Surround (27RLSS, 27RKSS, 29RKSS, 29FKBS, 31BKIS, 36BHBS, 37BHSS2Q, 38RLT)

Security and Safety

  • Hitch Light (Travel Trailer)
  • Welded Heavy Duty Safety Chains (Travel Trailers)
  • LP Leak Detector
  • Smoke Detector
  • LED Docking Lights (Fifth Wheels)
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Electric Brakes (all wheels)
  • GFI Receptacles
  • ANSI 119.2 Certified
  • Meets all National Highway Administration Specifications
  • 30 lb. LP Bottles with Cover and Auto Change Over (Travel Trailer Only)
  • Stabilizer Jacks (Fifth Wheel (2), Travel Trailer (4))
  • Skylight Over Tub
  • Contact your Salem dealer for a complete list of options


Construction and Exterior
  • Full walk on one-piece Superflex® roof w/12 year warranty
  • Extra large full pass through storage (per floorplan)
  • Cold crack and mildew resistant vinyl patio awning
  • Safety glass windows
  • Steel framed 30″ smooth radius fiberglass main entry door
  • Cambered chassis
  • Enclosed fresh water tank in a heated compartment
  • 16-gal. per hour GE quick recovery DSI water heater
  • Water heater by-pass
  • 2″ wall construction 16″ (or less) on center
  • R-7 fiberglass insulation throughout
  • 13 ply cross micro-laminated beam header above slide outs
  • Triple seal slide outs
  • Electric slide out systems (flush floor)
  • Swing arm entry assist handle
  • Two marine grade exterior speakers
  • Radial tires


  • Dometic® double door refrigerator (2 yr. warranty)
  • High rise faucet
  • Deep basin 60/40 residential style sink
  • Microwave w/ carousel
  • Range hood w/ 12-volt exhaust fan and light (Exhausted through to the exterior)
  • Beauflor® one piece plank wood linoleum flooring
  • Solid wood drawers
  • Large overhead cabinets w/ glass inserts
  • Central command center
  • Nickel finished hardware
  • Full extension ball bearing drawer guides
  • Abundant cabinet storage
  • Hinged 1/2 barrel storage (Some models)
  • Drop-in cooktop with glass cover
  • Undermount Galley Sink

Living Room

  • 80″ interior height travel trailers
  • Ducted 13,500 BTU high output roof air conditioner w/ quick cool
  • Huge storage drawer at sofa base
  • Extra large booth dinette w/ large drawer (most models)
  • Large dinette picture window
  • Digital TV antenna and booster
  • Cable TV/ satellite hook-up
  • FM stereo w/ DVD and four cube speakers (Limited Time Option)
  • 25K BTU Suburban® forced air DSI furnace w/ digital thermostat (2 yr. warranty)
  • In-floor ducted heat


  • Upgraded mattress
  • Plush comforter and headboard
  • Strut lifted storage area under bed
  • Bedside mirrored wardrobes w/ shelf
  • Bedside 110-volt power outlets (2)
  • Solid bedroom privacy doors
  • Storage shelf above bed


  • 12-volt power bath roof exhaust vent
  • Wooden medicine cabinet w/ mirrored door
  • Foot flush toilet
  • Tooth brush holder and towel ring
  • Vinyl tub surround
  • Frosted glass barrel shower with tub surround (21RBS, 23RBS, 25RKS, 27RBSS, 27RKSS, 27RLSS, 27TDSS)

Security and Safety

  • LP leak detector
  • Smoke detector
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Hitch light
  • Welded heavy duty safety chains
  • Electric brakes (all wheels)
  • GFI receptacles
  • ANSI 119.2 certified
  • Meets all national highway administration specifications


  • 4 stabilizer jacks
  • Skylight over tub
  • 30-lb LP bottles w/ cover and auto change over
  • Spare tire and carrier
  • 15K Ducted A/C with Quick Cool Feature
  • Exterior Camp Kitchen


  • Glass Kitchen Cabinet Inserts
  • Aerodynamic Smooth Aluminum Front Profile
  • Colored Metal Scheme
  • Water Heater Bypass
  • Larger Kitchen Overhead Cabinets with Shelf
  • Larger Counter Tops (Per FP)
  • High Efficiency 13.5 BTU Ducted Air Conditioner with Quick Cool
  • 6 Gal. Gas/Electric DSI Water Heater
  • U-Shaped Dinette in Bunk Models
  • Radius Entertainment Center
  • High Rise Faucet
  • Upgraded Slide Fascia
  • High Definition Counter Tops
  • Oversized Pass Thru Baggage Door
  • Solid Privacy Doors to Master Bedroom
  • Silverware Drawer
  • Bed Spread
  • Self Edge Countertops
  • Self Adjusting Brakes
  • Wood Plank Lino Flooring
  • 56 Gal. Fresh Water Capacity
  • E - Z Lube Axles
  • Full Extension Ball Bearing Drawer Guides
  • Central Switch Command Center
  • Radius Entry Door
  • Pot & Pan Drawer Under One Dinette Seat
  • (2) Outside Speakers
  • Vinyl Tub Surround (VBS)
  • Drawer Under Jiffy Sofa On Ball Bearing Glides (per floorplan)
  • XL Grab Handle
  • Heated & Enclosed Fresh Water Tank
  • Neo Angle Shower w/ Glass Door (21RB, 27RK, & 27RL Only)
  • Outside Kitchen (32BHDS)


  • Stabilizer Jacks (set of 2 in rear)
  • Stabilizer Jacks (set of 4)
  • 30# LP Bottles
  • Spare Tire & Carrier
  • Skylight Over Tub
  • Cable / Satellite TV Ready (Living Room)
  • Tub Surround
  • 15K BTU Ducted Air Conditioner W/ Quick Cool
  • Jiffy Sofa w/ Flip Down Armrest ipo Lower Bunk (32BHDS)
  • Storage Plus Door (26TBUD, 27TDSS)
  • Roof Ladder
  • Outside Shower
  • Foot Flush Toilet (Required)
  • Stainless Steel Appearance Appliances
  • Battery Disconnect
  • Black Tank Flush
  • 200W Solar Panel w/Regulator
  • Climate Package A (Foil Ins & 12V Heat Strips, R-45 Rated Roof and Floor)
  • Power Awning w/Adjustable Legs & LED Awning Light Strip
  • Night Shades (Living Room)
  • 6 Gal Quick Recovery Gas/Electric Water Heater
  • DVD, MP3, CD, FM Stereo
  • Decorative Curtain Rods (Living Room)
  • Power Tongue Jack
  • Power Stab Jacks
  • Push Button Remote (slide, jacks, awning, light)
  • Outside Kitchen (30QBSS)

See us for a complete list of features & available options!

All standard features and specifications are subject to change.


In 1996, Forest River founder Peter Liegl had a vision. He foresaw an RV company dedicated to helping people experience the joy of the outdoors by building better recreational products. Today that vision is a reality.

Continually growing, Forest River operates multiple manufacturing facilities throughout the midwest and west coast. Our large production capacity enables us to fill our customers' orders promptly without cutting corners or rushing through production procedures. This ensures that each Forest River product is conscientiously built and undergoes thorough, detailed inspection before it's shipped to the customer.