Who we are. What we do.

Vansmith (formerly - Run Away Van) is more than a custom outfitter. We design and build vans for people seeking adventure, freedom, and the comforts of home. We are proudly located in Boulder, CO, but build vans for people all over the United States. 

THREE ways to run

The City

Daily driver, great gas mileage. Imagine driving to work, then just driving off to the weekend. Conversions range from $20K and up.

The Everyday Workhorse

Get away for a day, a week, a month, or however long you'd like. This van is versatile and comfortable. Conversions range from $30-40K

The Luxury Liner

A new home on wheels. No compromise of beauty and function, this conversion has it all. Conversions start at $40K+

The Caldwell Family Van - $45k

All the Finest Things

This is an example of a custom build with incredible attention to detail.

She purdy, ain't she?

A 4x4, Turbo Diesel, 2017 Mercedes Benz Sprinter 172. This is a big rig that is now home to the Caldwell Family. Click here to learn more.

Above and Beyond

Storage, solar, heat, running water, and 2 beds! This rig was built for a family on the road. 

The Powmaster - $32K

A Beautiful Life

Beautiful and functional. This rig comes with enough to take you off the grid and never look back. We can get you running at a very accessible price! 

The New Standard

This build is our standard build. Versatility, comfort, and beauty this conversion defines Run Away Van. 

The Rest Is Just Details

No compromises. We sweat the details so you don't have to. 

Blanca - $21K

Room With A View

With the city conversion, you are THIS close to living the dream! Your daily driver and your hotel room just had a baby. 

Big Things, Small Van

Small vans like this are easy to drive, easy to park, and get great gas mileage. This vehicle is both a commuter and your escape machine. The conversion shown here cost $15k.

Versatile Kitchen

You can cook out of the back of your van or you can take your stove to the campsite. Everything has a home and hides away when you are done. 

Preferred Partners