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Smittybilt 87400 Scout Trailer

Catalog #: 92023.4100
Smittybilt Part #: 87400

Due to the Scout Trailer’s size and weight, it either must be shipped to a business address with a loading dock, or an R&L hub where it can be picked up with a box truck or flatbed. Assembly required.

If your weekly, or full-blown summer, camping trips have totally overwhelmed your Jeep with gear, food, and whatever else seems to find its way along, then it is definitely time to upgrade to a trailer. Now we know what you are thinking, there is no way you can afford something like that, but truth is – with Smittybilt’s Scout Trailer – you can. Plus, these guys have thought of everything to make it one of the best trailers around. And something you won’t be able to live without. We’re talking a fully-boxed galvanized steel frame which is then powder coated and includes a heavy duty undercoating. A massive 1763-pound payload that allows you to carry enough gear for even your biggest adventures. Two-inch receivers at each end of the trailer to allow use of articulating hitches and hitch-mounted accessories. Three off-road jacks for hassle-free leveling. Electric axle brakes and a self-charging trailer break away system for the ultimate in security that also meets all 50 state trailer brake laws. Independent trailing arm suspension featuring coil springs, dual shocks and limiting straps to provide a smooth ride. Galvanized 14-gauge powder coated tub with a spacious large main compartment and two easy access side cabinets – all of which lock. Removable steel fenders which can accommodate almost any size tire and a aluminum tongue box that is perfect for deep cycle batteries and electrical systems. The Scout Trailer even includes rain gutter rails which will allow mounting of rack systems to carry your kayaks, bicycles, or whatever toys you want bring on your next backcountry journey. The best part of all this – Smittybilt gives you all these things at a price far below similar competitors. How can you go wrong?


Rugged Affordability: Smittybilt utilizes a galvanized powder coated steel frame along with a heavy duty undercoating, plus an independent trailing arm suspension with coil springs, dual shocks and limiting straps for the ultimate in strength while offering a smooth ride and not breaking the bank.

Cavernous Space: With a 1763-pound payload capacity backing an immense main compartment and two side compartments, you never have to worry about running out of space for all your camping essentials. Plus, these compartments all lock so you can relax and not stress over something 'disappearing'.

Freedom of Modding: Removable steel fenders allow you the freedom of tire choice and size, while rain gutter rails give you the choice of adding a rack system to carry things like kayaks, bicycles or other toys along with you wherever your travels lead. In addition, 2" receiver hitches at each end of the trailer allow the use of all kinds of hitch-mounted accessories.

No Fear Safety: Electric axle brakes and a self-charging trailer brake system meets all 50-state trailer laws and provides peace of mind when traveling. Also, three stabilizing off-road jacks ensure the trailer stays level every time you park.

Installation Notes
Installation Difficulty:
Level 2Intermediate
Installation Time: 4-5 hours
Parts Included
  • Removable/adjustable fenders , Up to 37" Tires.
  • Pro Comp AT Sport tires 265/70R17 mounted on Pro Comp Series 51 Steel Wheels (qty3).
  • 5x5 Wheel Bolt pattern
  • All doors equipped with locking t-handle latches.
  • 3 main doors with Slider draw system
  • S/S sliders with 200 lbs. capacity
  • Rear sliders have hold open/closed latches to prevent unwanted movement.
  • All sliders equipped with hold close latches.
  • Kitchenette cabinet with locking drawer.
  • Generator/fridge cabinet with Mesh floor
  • Integrated tie down points front and sides. 2 front, 4 each side one on top of main compartment.
  • Electric brakes with integrated break away brake system.
  • 7 pin trailer wiring socket
  • 2" front receiver /hitch mount adaptable to use articulating hitch or pintle hook
  • 2" rear receiver hitch for mounting accessories.
  • Two rear mounted shackle mounts for ¾" shackles.
  • 2" Ball coupler included
  • Large main compartment with dual sliding floors.
  • Removable Swing-Away tongue jack with large all terrain tire.
  • Dual rear removable stabilizer jacks for trailer leveling.
  • Top rack system to allow adjustability of height of tent for extra storage.
  • Integrated parking brake.
  • Features: Aluminum, Rubber, Steel
  • Color: Black
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