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Old 01-03-2016, 09:40 AM   #21
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Almost positive they have open sites here in Oak Haven RV Park. We are 10 miles N of Port Charlotte, 12 miles S of Arcadia.
I realize it's a bit of a drive, but thought I'd help you out a little.
Sorry, but my F-150 can't handle your 5th.


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Old 01-03-2016, 11:17 AM   #22
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There are several resorts where you can rent a space by the month. Unfortunately, I am not sure how many where you currently are but there are several in the Orlando area.

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Old 01-03-2016, 11:26 AM   #23
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Staying at Tampa East RV Resort in Seffner. Pulled in Dec. 17th, set up, nice place. Visiting relatives in Plant City for the holidays. On Saturday, the 26 th, drove my F-350 to brother-in- laws house, and was crunched in a hit and run. $6000 in damages to my truck. FLHP was very nice, but told me that this happens all the time here, with no license, no insurance, warrant, etc. Insurance is taking care of the truck, and it's in the body shop now. Expected completion date ??? Problem is that my reservation here ends on Jan. 12th. No amount of negotiations with them have worked, they are at max capacity on the 13-18th for the big Tampa RV show. With no tow vehicle, I can't move my 42' 18,000 lb 5th wheel. Coach net will move it, but there is nowhere to go. Every campground is booked. We did get a rental car, and we could get a hotel, but we have our 3 dogs with us. I have called 12 campgrounds, all full. We need to stay in the area, but have now expanded our search. Gotta wait till Monday the 4th to start trying again.
I'm sure it will all work out, just venting a bit!

Man that a brutal scenario. I was just in Florida last week and didn't know that was a problem there. Do a quick Google search. Maybe find a dealer that sells your model trailer. Perhaps they can let you park it there for a few days and coach net can move it there? Maybe they let you store it short term? Maybe there is something that you want to have them check on the fiver, wink wink. Obviously you would probably need a hote room but your RV insurance may cover that. I believe my GEICO policy would.
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Old 01-03-2016, 11:39 AM   #24
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Arcadia Mobile Home and RV park has openings. Nice park and reasonable. $140 week. If you need number I will get it for you.
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Old 01-03-2016, 11:49 AM   #25
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I would be surprised if shop could not have truck done before the 12th. I had worse damage than that on my wife's truck and was fixed good as new in 8 days. have your insurance company fin d you a location to put it after all it should be covered.
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Old 01-03-2016, 12:03 PM   #26
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Park it at the Brother in Laws house until the truck is done.
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Old 01-03-2016, 12:11 PM   #27
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I think that Lazy Days has a storage lot in Tampa

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Old 01-03-2016, 12:14 PM   #28
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Make the truck drive able and the get it
repaired at home.
Hit a moose ones in Northern Canada, had the windshield
repaired the same day, tied everything together and kept going,
all the way to Alaska, back through a British Columbia, Washington
State, back accross the US and home to Ottawa and then had
it repaired. Don't let a bump spoil your holiday, metal can be repaired.
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Old 01-03-2016, 12:21 PM   #29
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We live here in Seffner and once the snowbirds arrive there is no way we can take our rv our of its barn.....It drives me bananas not being able to go any where during snow bird season.
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Old 01-03-2016, 12:24 PM   #30
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(727) 862-8882 ...Ja-Mar has a coule of big parks in New Port Richey if you haven't tried there already.

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