Originally Posted by RVnewbie
...really I am shopping for next winter camp season, we will continue to tent in spring/summer...
When you say "winter camp season," do you mean "get out of Dodge and head for Arizona" winter camping or do you mean "load up the snow shoes and skis and head for the mountains to play" winter camping?
The latter will present some challenges in the smallest, lightest fiberglass
trailers, which aren't really designed for 4-season use. Not that it can't be done, but for a reality check you might want to have a look at this blog:
(The blogger is a member here, "Ming," and, coincidentally, has a CX-5, too.)