Cardinal Explorer 383BH Fifth Wheel by Forest River

It's never been easier to build the RV of your dreams!

Use the form below to select the equipment & décor that's perfect for you. When you are done, you can get your very own

customized price quote by clicking the "Get The Price" button.

Equipment
Standards
Specifications
  • Factory Standards
    Wide Body Construction 100" Wide, 2" Laminated & Aluminum Framed Floor & Sidewalls (R38 Roof/Floor), 7000# Dexter E-Z Lube Axles, Mor-Ryde 3,000 Suspension, G Rated 16" Tires & Aluminum Wheels, 15,000 BTU Ducted Air Conditioning, Ducted 2nd Air Conditioner Prepped, 50 AMP Service w/Detachable Chord, 12 Volt Battery Disconnect Switch, Solar Panel Prep, Exterior Back-Up Camera Prep, Electric Awning w/L.E.D. Light Strip, 10 Gallon G/E Quick Recovery Hot Water Heater, Washer/Dryer Prep (stackable), Residential Sized Pantry, Shaw® Linoleum Flooring, Residential 72" x 80" Mattress, Ceiling Fan in Living Room, 30" Residential Microwave, Electric Fireplace, Electric Front Jacks, Electric Rear Stabilizer Jacks, KING Jack Over-The Air-HDTV Antenna, Satellite & Cable T.V. Hook-Up, Slam Latch Baggage Doors, Exterior Speakers, Residential 90" Sofa & Theater Seat, 20 cu ft. Residential Refer w/ Inverter, 35K BTU Furnace, 40" LED TV, Furrion 2 in 1 Oven/Range, 6'11" Upper Level Ceiling Heights
    LG® Solid Surface Kitchen Countertops, Mor-ryde Stepabove™ Entry Step, Soundbar (w/ Bluetooth) And Dvd Player, Wifi Ranger, Stainless Steel Double Bowl Sink, Residential High Rise "Bullet" Faucet
    Interior Decor
    Exterior
    13,500BTU
    Interior
  • CONSTRUCTION

    • 100” Wide Body Construction
    • Sidewalls: 2” Welded Aluminum Framed Vacuum Bonded Laminated Walls
    • Roof: 5” Radius Trusses on 16” Centers
    • Roof: Alpha Superflex TPO Membrane
    • Front Wall: Welded Aluminum Frame
    • Rear Wall: 2” Welded Aluminum Frame Vacuum Bonded Laminated
    • Main Floor: 2” Welded Aluminum Frame Vacuum Bonded Laminated
    • Bath/Bed Floor Deck: Welded Aluminum Frame
    • Slide Floor: 1” Wood Flooring
    • Slide End Walls: 2” Welded Aluminum Frame Vacuum Bonded Laminated
    • Upper Deck: 6’ 11” Interior Upper Height
    • Slide Height: 6’ 5” Height
    • 10” or 12” I-Beam Powder Coated Chassis
    • Electric Front/Rear Jacks

    INSULATION

    • Sidewalls: High Density Block Foam Insulation (R-9)
    • Roof: Aluminum Radiant Foil Insulation and Fiberglass Insulation (R-38)
    • Main Floor: High Density Block Foam Insulation and Radiant Foil Insulation (R-38)
    • Sub Floor: 1/4” Honey Combed Plastic with Aluminum Radiant Foil Insulation and Direct Forced Air
    • Front Cap: Fiberglass Insulation and Aluminum Radiant Foil Insulation (R-38)
    • End Wall: High Density Block Foam Insulation (R-9)

    EXTERIOR

    • High Gloss Gel Coated Fiberglass Exterior
    • Front Cap: Molded, Two Color Painted High Gloss Gel Coat Fiberglass with LED Lights
    • Front Cap: Engineered with Extended Turning Radius
    • Laminated Front Bulkheard with High Gloss Gel Coated Fiberglass
    • Slam Latch 1.5” Thick Baggage Doors
    • Slide End Walls: Vacuum Bonded Laminated with High Gloss Gel Coated Fiberglass
    • 30” x 76” Entry and Screen Door
    • 45° Angled Skirting
    • Hehr® Tinted Windows
    • Roof Ladder
    • Electric Awning with LED Light Strip
    • XL-Folding Entry Assist Handle
    • Roto-Cast Spun Seamless Water/Waste Tanks
    • PEX Plumbing System
    • Enclosed, Heated Underbelly (Forced Air Heat)
    • LP Quick Disconnect
    • Exterior Speakers
    • Slide Room Seal and Gasket System
    • Aluminum “H” Frame Slide Room Perimeter
    • Dual Neoprene Squeegee Seals
    • Exterior and Interior “D” Seals
    • Exterior “H” Seals
    • MORryde® StepAbove Entry Steps
    • UTILITY DOCKING COMPARTMENT
    • 12 V Light
    • Outside Shower w/ Hot/Cold Water
    • Black Tank Flush
    • Nautilus Control
    • Water Heater Bypass Valve (Quick Winterization)

    INTERIOR

    • Solid Hardwood Cabinet Doors and Drawers
    • Crown Molding
    • Ball Bearing, Full Extension Drawer Guides
    • Shaw® Flooring (7-Year Cold Crack Warranty)
    • Shaw® Residential Carpet
    • Residential Contemporary Cabinet Hardware and Accents
    • Satin Nickel Plumbing Fixtures
    • Decorative Slide Room Fascia
    • Solid Wood Exit Assist Handle
    • 15K BTU Ducted Air Conditioning
    • Wire/Brace for 2nd A/C

    KITCHEN/LIVING AREA

    • LG® Solid Surface Kitchen Countertop with Undermount Sink (Essential Cardinal Camping Pkg)
    • Double Bowl Stainless Steel Kitchen Sink (Essential Cardinal Camping Package)
    • Single, Sliding Bamboo Sink Cover
    • High Rise, Pull Out, Stainless Steel Bullet Kitchen Faucet (Essential Cardinal Camping Pkg)
    • Flush Floor Kitchen Slide Out
    • Ceiling Fan in Living Room
    • Residential Sized Pantry
    • Free Standing Dinette and (2) Chairs with Flip Up Storage, (2) Storage Foldable Chairs
    • 90” Residential Three Seat Rear Sofa with Hide-A-Bed
    • Designer Fabric Window Treatments
    • Theater Seat
    • 31” Electric Fireplace

    APPLIANCES/ELECTRONICS

    • Furrion® 2-in-1 21” Oven/Range with LED Knob Indicators
    • Magic Chef® 30” Residential Microwave
    • 35,000 BTU Furnace
    • 10 Gallon G/E Quick Recovery Water Heater
    • King Jack Over-The Air-HDTV Antenna
    • 40” LED TV
    • 20 cu. ft. Residential Refer with Inverter
    • Furrion® DVD/FM/AM/USB/HDMI/Bluetooth Stereo
    • LP Leak Detector
    • Carbon Monoxide Detector
    • WiFi Ranger WiFi Extender (Essential Cardinal Camping Pkg)

    BEDROOM

    • Residential 72” x 80” King Mattress
    • Designer Bedspread and Pillows
    • Full Height Hanging Wardrobe
    • Closet Doors and Full Length Mirror
    • Show Caddy
    • Washer/Dryer Prep
    • Dresser with Drawers
    • (2) Reading Lights with Individual Controls
    • (2) Bedside Power Outlets
    • Cubby Storage

    BATHROOM

    • 12V Power Roof Vent
    • Porcelain Toilet with Foot Flush
    • Residential Mega Shower
    • Sliding, Glass Shower Door
    • Oversize Shower Skylight/Dome
    • Residential Sized Mirror
    • Linen Storage

    LIGHTING

    • LED Running and Tail Lights
    • LED Lighting Throughout
    • Decorative Ceiling Light above Dinette
    • Hanging Pendent Lights above Kitchen Sink
    • Exterior LED Docking Lights
    • LED Awning Light Strip

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS

    • 50 AMP Service w/ Detachable Cord
    • 12 Volt Battery Disconnect Switch
    • Solar Panel Prep
    • Satellite & Cable TV Hook-Up
    • Centralized Command Center and Monitor Panel
    • 70 AMP Converter with Charge Wizard
    • Battery Prep Box

    TOWING

    • Front Cap: Engineered with Extended Turning Radius
    • 7,000lb Dexter® E-Z Lube Axles
    • MORryde® CRE 3,000 Suspension
    • G Rate 16” Tires & Aluminum Wheels
    • 8” Lug Hubs
    • G-Rated Spare Tire
    • Exterior Back-Up Camera Prep
    • POPULAR OPTIONS
    • Low Profile 13.5K A/C in Bedroom
    • Generator Prep
    • Bike Rack
    • 6 Point Auto Level (378LF, 383BH, 392RD)
    • 4 Point Auto Level (304SR, 322DS)
    • 32” HD Bedroom TV
    • 18 cu. ft. 4 Door G/E Refer

    EXPLORER ESSENTIAL CARDINAL CAMPING PACKAGE

    • LG® Solid Surface Kitchen Countertops
    • MORryde® StepAbove Entry Steps
    • Roller Shades Throughout
    • WiFi Ranger
    • Stainless Steel Double Bowl Sink
    • Residential High Rise “Bullet” Faucet
  • Specification Imperial Metric
    Dry Weight 13,289 lbs 6,027.79 kg
    GVWR 16,514 lbs 7,490.62 kg
    Pin Weight 2,514 lbs 1,140.33 kg
    Overall Height 13' 6" 4.11 m
    Overall Length 42' 1" 12.83 m
    Overall Width 100" 254.00 cm
    Black Water Tank 80 gal 302.83 l
    Fresh Water Tank 64 gal 242.27 l
    Tire Size ST235/80R16G
Retail Price $67,337
Our price is lower than this

Forest River won't let us display it,
but we can email it to you instantly.