Thule Approach [S] Roof Top Tent


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The next level in rooftop tents: more space, more comfort, more adventures

On top of the world, on the top of your car. Thule Approach is a tent that makes adventure travel easier, more comfortable, and more fun. The car top tent maximizes interior space, giving you a great place to hang out in, as well as a comfortable night’s sleep. For an even more spacious experience, the tent is compatible with an annex or awning (sold separately). Made for rugged adventures off the beaten path, this rooftop tent is equally great for local explorations or weekend getaways with family and friends. Transform your vehicle into a home away from home and live the van-life experience no matter what you drive—SUV, sedan, truck, or hatchback.

Quick set up for easy getaways

Thule Approach is made for ease of use. Innovative mounting brackets allow you to install the tent on your roof in just minutes—half the time of traditional rooftop tents. The mounting brackets also lock the tent to your roof rack for added security. Thule Approach is one of the fastest soft-shell tents on the market to set up and break down. Once you arrive at your destination, simply unzip the travel cover, unfold the base, and you are ready to camp in under 3 minutes.

Comfort close to nature

Thule Approach will elevate your next adventure, quite literally, since you’ll be sleeping high above the ground. The panoramic windows on the ceiling and walls will bring you closer to nature than you have ever been! Thoroughly tested for durability and longevity, Thule Approach is ready for your next trip, wherever you want to go.

Also available in, Medium [M] & Large [L].

Space and Comfort:

  • More interior room for better livability
  • Large windows on the ceiling and sides allow you to get closer to nature.
  • More spacious annex compatible with ALL tents allowing consumer and retail flexibility. 

Durability / Security:

  • Attention to detail that consumers expect from Thule
  • Brand new lockable mounting system 

Ease of Conversion:

  • New  mounting system secures tent to vehicle in half the time
  • Elimination of a bulky and cumbersome travel cover
  • Unfold the base you're ready do camp 


  • More modern look in both tent and travel mode

Optional Accessories

**Annexes are sold separately, but offer the same features across all sizes

Annex offered only in Pelican Gray, which pairs nicely with all canopy colors

Small [S] Specs

Sleeping capacity 2 person
Dimensions (Open) 213 x 123 x 89 cm
Dimensions (Closed) 108 x 123 x 28 cm
Sleeping footprint 209 x 110 cm
Peak internal height 89 cm
Weight 50 kg
Static weight capacity 300 kg
Minimum bar spread 70 cm
Base construction Welded aluminum tube with insulation and aluminum cap sheet
Canopy fabric Breathable, water resistant 600D polyester ripstop
Mosquito screens Yes
Seasons All
Fits Thule Xsporter Pro Yes
Fits Thule TracRac Requires Thule Adapter Kit XADAPT14

Why choose us?

Cap-it philosophy

We strive to offer the best in truck accessories and outdoor gear to enhance your adventures, and enjoyment of the journey.

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