Welcome to the Travelling Type II’s!!! We are a friendly VW Bus movement that can be found on the open road or campsite in and around the Canadian Rockies Mountains shared between Alberta to British Columbia and Beyond.
The Travelling Type II’s is a non-profit VW Bus camping movement that hosts 3 VW bus camping events every year, Our main event that attracts VW Buses from all over world is CAMPER JAM CANADA The Jam is held every Canadian August long in Golden, BC. As well we host 2 smaller VW Bus campouts, the Adventure in the late spring and Elkwood in the fall.
THE TRAVELLING TYPE II’S IS CALLING ALL VW BUSES TO CAMPER JAM CANADA 2018! It is our 10TH YEAR CELEBRATION! The Jam has attracted VW buses from all around the world!! We have one amazing Jam planned. We have a diverse music roster. We have Octoduck, 2nd-Hand Trans-Am & Holly Clark who will taking the Jam stage to Rock our Jam and Help raise support for Little Mittens Animal Rescue Association.
The Jam is kicking off Friday with Our BIG GROWLER MASH-UP. This is open to all adults, particularly the die-hard Beer Geeks, Hop Heads, Brown Nosers, Stout studs, General Beer lovers who love **A FREE T-shirt and sampling da variety of Craft beer!! The First 10 campers who donate 1 FULL 64oz COOL/COLD GROWLER of Your favorite craft beer from your home town that is DONATED at or by 7PM Friday will receive 1 limited custom T-shirt specifically made for those that contributed to the beer experience at the Jam**(We will send an email to those who signup to donate a growler of Beer) Oh wait there’s more goodies coming folks 😉
BIG GROWLER MASH-UP-UPDATE: IF You are travelling more than an hour or 100 km’s it is recommended to bring your beer contribution in 3 X 650 ml bomber style bottles for carbonation retention – So your CraftBeer won’t go FLAT on the road.
The 2018 Jam experience continues with a relaxing Saturday morning. The day starting at 1pm with free smokie on a bun lunch with pints for purchase from Whitetooth Brewing Co Booth. If campers are still hungry or don’t want to cook supper. Columbia River Catering food truck will be there to help you on Saturday 😉 We will be accepting fiscal donations at the smokie on a bun lunch and throughout the Jam. ALL fiscal donations will be going to Little Mittens Animal Association. As the Jam experience explodes and memories unfold the evening ascends with Octoduck and 2nd-Hand Trans-Am rocking the Jam stage!
As Jam the rolls on, Sunday downshifts into a beautiful day relaxing day with 2pm Jam SWAG & GOODIE GIVE-AWAY!! The evening begins with a children’s movie for all ages at 6pm under the big tent. At 7:30-ish we have an amazing fireside experience with Holly Clark & friends happening.
Monday the Jam winds downs and the journey continues until next year!! We wish everyone a safe Journey. #CallingAllVWBuses #CamperJamCanada #CamperJamCanada2018
Psssssst!!! Just let you know Jammers can start their Camper Jam Canada 2018 experience early by taking advantage of the “Early Bird Bird Bus Pass” to get a prime spot and put up your feet early!
First 10 buses that buy their Jam pass online gettin’ some swag at the Jam!!
First 10 buses to sign up to donate 1×64 oz growler of cold craft beer a receive 1 T-shirt.
Save $10 buying your Jam pass online by June 1st, $145 after June 1st, $150 at the gate.
Save additional $5 per clothing item ordering online. online clothing sales stop June 22th.
All Clothing is picked up at the Jam.
Calling ALL VW Buses!!
The Travelling Type II’s ADVENTURE 4 is on!!!! Tune up your VW Bus and join the Adventure to Kikomun Provincial Park for 3 Days or 4 Days June 14th-17th. Adventure 4 will start in Calgary at Canadian Tire Shawnessy SW. We will stop in the Crow nest pass Tim Hortons for food & fuel than continue onto to another favorite stop Fernie Brewing Co. to fill up the growers and coolers for the weekend. The ADVENTURE will continue to the secluded picturesque lake side (kinda lake side) Group site with hot showers and flushing toilet. Where we will chill and soak up the sunshine have a great weekend camping, see you there folks!! There’s only room for 15 VW Buses.
ADVENTURE 4 Video
ELKWOOD 3 is the Travelling Type II’s 3rd season closing campout. The Drive to the campout is along one of the most breath taking cruises that Alberta has to offer. For 2018 ELKWOOD we have invited Bugs, Bunnies, Buses to come join us on this beautiful campout. We will driving through rocky mountains glacier fed lakes into the beautiful Peter Lougheed Provincial Park where we will be camping at the Elkwood campground. We will be 5-10 walk from a beautiful mountain lake.