How sturdy is the Lakota trailer?
The interlocking tongue and groove extruded aluminum floor planking has 1/8” walls and solid 3/8” thick risers making it 20% thicker than the industry standard. Extruded, interlocking aluminum floor under the WHOLE trailer (not just under the horse area). Closed aluminum tubing 1.5"x 1.5"for CHARGERS and 1.5"x 2" for BIGHORN (exceeds industry standards), one piece rolled roof, custom-built doors and windows that are welded on (not riveted). Lakota builds their own interior package, so only one company to work with for warranty means incredible customer service! We are excited about this product, and believe you will be too!
Can I buy direct from the factory?
Lakota utilizes a dealer network to complete sales relationships with customers. Customers are welcome to contact them directly and they will align you with the most convenient dealer to complete a streamlined sales transaction. They feel having a relationship with a local dealer is important to provide the customer with financing and ongoing maintenance options. Lakota offers factory tours during the week and would love to have you visit.
What is Lakota warranty?
All Lakota products are covered with a five-year warranty covering the complete aluminum structure, two years for the living quarters and one year for hitch to bumper and any workmanship defects; also one year on all appliances and components not related to normal wear and tear or abuse. The aluminum framed products also include a 5-7 year structural guarantee against floor, walls and roof defects from the date of delivery. Many of the components carry their own supplier warranty extending far beyond the one-year warranty. Lakota's 5 + 2 + 1 Warranty has you coverered!
Bighorn and Hut models Charger and Charger SE models
Who is 'Lakota Trailers'?
Lakota Trailers is located in the heart of the RV industry in North Central Indiana. The owners and management have years of experience in the aluminum towable trailer market. They have built recreational towables of all types including Sport Utility Trailers. Their staff consists of 175 people dedicated to engineering, production, quality assurance, sales, customer service, and administrative functions.
How does Lakota's product stack up to the other well-known competitors in the industry?
Lakota's aluminum quality, product feature versatility, warranty and floorplans are equal to or surpass many brands of horse trailers. Lakota has studied horse ownership and trailer performance in the marketplace and has developed a strong trailer that will last for years to come. Lakota delivers a quality trailer for a reasonable price.
What is 'Standard Equipment' on a Lakota Trailer and what is considereded 'An Option'?
Horse Trailer Standards
8' wide & 6' 9" wide
Insulated aluminum walls & ceiling in horse area
Rubber stall matting
48" wall lining kick plate
Aluminum padded stall dividers with slam latches
Two-way pop up vents (one per horse)
Butt windows (2)
Recessed lights in horse area
60/40 rear doors (slant load)
Ramp with Dutch doors (straight load)
Seamless aluminum roof with drip rail
LED exterior lights
Recessed rear light switches
Square drop down feed doors
7K axles in Charger 8K in Bighorn
Other Popular Options
Extruded slat exterior
Stainless steel wheel covers
All-aluminum floor (STD LQ units)
Folding, collapsible rear tack (STD LQ units)
Rear ramp (slant load only)
Electric jack (Bumper Pull)
Electric/hydraulic jack (6' 9" wide only)
2nd electric/hydraulic jack (8' wide only)
Gooseneck Living Quarter Standards
R8 spun fiberglass insulation
3⁄4" tongue & groove plywood floor
Wood grain linoleum floors
Solid hardwood, flat panel oak cabinets
Satin nickel hardware
Jack knife sofa (VBP)
24" angle shower
Appliances (fridge & microwave)
2 burner range with hood
16,000 BTU furnace, 13,500 A/C
6 gallon gas water heater
Fresh water tank, sizes vary by model
33 gallon each grey and black water tanks
Water tank drain valve
Mattress & bedspread
Sconce lighting & Puck Lighting
Other Popular Options
72" slide out
INTERIOR PACKAGE INCLUDES:
Pass thru door, skylight in bathroom, dual batteries,
and rain sensor fan
ENTERTAINMENT PACKAGE INCLUDES:
TV, DVD/CD/AM/FM player, 2 interior speakers,
and 2 exterior speakers
EXTERIOR PACKAGE INCLUDES:
Spare tire, outside water spigot, awning,
and additional load light
HORSE AREA PACKAGE INCLUDES:
RS escape door, bottom stall divider, and
saddle boss IPO standard
Many more interior options available