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  • Sherpa The Crows Nest Topper Roof Racks | Toyota Tacoma (2005-2023)

    • Crow's Nest Truck Topper rack system designed to fit a Toyota Tacoma (2005+).
    • Industry leading design; 1/4 inch thick aircraft grade aluminum side panels and stainless steel hardware.
    • Drill-free installation; zero modification required.
    • Fully modular design; crossbars feature T-slots allowing for easy mounting of accessories.
    • Optional black powder coat finish.
    • 600 static pound load rating while only weighing in at roughly 40 pounds total.
    • Sherpa aluminum roof racks are designed and constructed in the U.S.A.

    The Sherpa Crows Nest Tacoma truck topper rack system for full size trucks is the perfect solution for mounting gear or securely storing items. Sherpa's industry leading thick aircraft grade aluminum side panels make this Toyota Tacoma Topper Rack one of the most desirable options for your 2nd, 3rd, or 4th Gen Tacoma. It's due to this innovative design that Sherpa Equipment Co's Toyota Tacoma Topper Rack has been proven to always exceed expectations.

    Its 1/4 inch aircraft grade aluminum tight fitting side plates aren't the only thing that sets this rack above the competition, it also features stainless steel hardware, extrusion crossbars, and a drill-free installation. The side plates also feature built in handles for easier access to hard to reach gear. The Sherpa truck topper rack can be ordered with a black powder coat finish or a bare processed aluminum finish. You can also select black crossbars or anodized aluminum cross bars. Powder coated orders will come with black oxide stainless hardware. Standard stainless hardware will come with bare processed aluminum orders.

    The Crows Nest Truck Topper Rack from Sherpa Equipment Company for the Toyota Tacoma can support up to 600 lbs. of static weight and weighs in at roughly 40 lbs. thanks to its thicker and denser alloys. This makes it a prime choice for storing and transporting a variety of gear including roof top tents, fuel and water containers, recovery gear, and much more.

    Installation of the American Made Crows Nest Truck Topper aluminum roof rack is extremely simple due to the fact that there is no drilling or modification required. The engineers at Sherpa designed this rack to mount directly into the installed track system on your topper with 1/4 inch thick adjustable aluminum brackets. This superior mounting design allows you to easily adjust your topper rack as needed, ensuring that you get the perfect setup for your cargo and gear. All mounting bolts are included.

    The load ratings listed are for the rack system itself. Load ratings are subject to the ratings set by the topper manufacturer.

    If installing this on an RSI Smart Cap, please note the crossbar size will need to be about 5 inches shorter. Please contact us for specifics.


    What comes with the Sherpa Crows Nest Rack for the Toyota Tacoma? Sherpa's true rack systems come with everything you need including the side plates, crossbars, mounting brackets, and installation hardware.

    What can I mount on a Sherpa Crows Nest Topper Rack? The options are endless with the Sherpa racks. All Sherpa roof rack accessories will work flawlessly with the rack. Rooftop tents and other large gear can also be easily attached to the Sherpa Top Rack.

    How do you install a Crows Nest Truck Topper Rack? The Sherpa Crows Nest Rack installs easily with no drilling or modification required. Please note you must have a track system installed on your topper to properly install this rack.

    What toppers does the Sherpa Crows Nest work with? The Sherpa Crows Nest universal truck topper rack works with many different toppers including toppers from A.R.E., SnugTOP, LEER, RSI Smart, Cap, and others.


    • Material: Aluminum.
    • Side Plate Material: 1/4 inch thick aircraft-grade aluminum.
    • Cross Bar Material: 2x1 inch threaded t-channel aluminum.
    • Hardware: Stainless steel hardware.
    • Finish: Black powder coat finish or raw aluminum finish.
    • Fitment: 2005+ Toyota Tacoma.
    • Dimensions (installed): 48 inches front to back.
    • Weight: ~35 pounds.
    • Static Weight Capacity: 600 pounds.
    • Dynamic Weight Capacity: 300 pounds.
    • Installation: Bolts to tracks on topper.


    Installation of the Sherpa The Crow's Nest for the Toyota Tacoma can be completed right at home. The rack was designed to be completely bolt on and does not require any drilling or special tools. In fact, the roof rack mounts directly into the installed roof tracks on your topper with 1/4 inch thick adjustable aluminum brackets. All orders will come with easy to read instructions along with vehicle specific mounting hardware. If you happen to have any questions, don't hesitate to reach out to one of our product experts.

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