Forest River RV sells a wide variety of recreational vehicles, including motorhomes, fifth wheels, camping trailers, travel trailers and destination trailers. The company also produces and sells toy haulers to cater to customers with certain hobbies, such as ATV riding across multiple types of terrains. Forest River RV states that its products are designed to help its owners experience nature's beauty while riding in their dependable products.
Peter Liegl founded Forest River RV in 1996 with the aim of creating a better outdoor experience for all of types of consumers by providing recreational vehicles of high quality. Forest River RV is stated to be one of North America's largest RV manufacturing company and offers vehicles that cater to owners at a range of travelling experience.
As of 2015, Forest River RV is an operating division under Forest River, Inc., which is in turn owned by Berkshire Hathaway. In addition to recreational vehicles, Forest River, Inc. also produces a wide range of commercial vehicles, including pontoons, buses, commercial trucks and cargo trailers. Forest River RV also offers its product owners membership to the Forest River Owner's Group. This group contains over 35,000 members and provides access to a range of events, including rallies and tours.