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Newly Renovated 1961 Mobile Scout Travel Trailer

This 1961 Mobile Scout had a ‘sprucing up’ in 2011 and is now for sale on craigslist in northwest Houston, Texas. The seller has added modern 30 amp electric and an A/C unit custom fit to the kitchen window.

See also: 1960 Mobile Scout Has All Original Fixtures And Custom Painted Exterior

Although the counters and and table have new tops on them, the cabinets are original. The walls got a new facing of birchwood and were stained to match the original color.

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Love that Mobile Scout triangle window in the front door.

1961 Mobile Scout Trailer

Inside

KItchen area

Other side of interior

Looking up at ceiling

refurbished vintage trailer

Mobile Scout

It could be a cute short-distance camper or semi-mobile office.  The asking price is $7,500 and it’s located in northwest Houston.

Here’s an archive of the listing if the other link doesn’t work.



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