Many Vanagons have ladders. Ladders add functionality and character to the Vanagon. Sometimes ladders are mounted on the back hatch, and other times they are mounted on the side. Sometimes they have additional equipment mounted to it, other times it remains empty. What is your preferred ladder placement? Click through for a few examples.
The back mounted ladder. (Source)
Another rear mounted ladder with two gallon Rotopax mounted to it. (Source)
This rear mounted ladder has a two bike rack attachment. (Source)
Do you have a ladder on your Vanagon? Where is it located? What do you carry on it? Let me know in the comments.