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Old 02-19-2011, 09:12 AM   #1
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1st TT, 1st trip, 1st night and all the rain

In our first TT (Tracer 225M) and taking our first trip. 3 hours after leaving the house we got to Lake Hensley, CA around 5:30 last night and started setting up. Soaked from the rain.
It rained all last night - didn't sleep well because of the rain.
Got our "what we want next time" and "what needs to be fixed" lists going.
Having a blast! Will post pictures later.
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Old 02-19-2011, 09:20 AM   #2
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Welcome to the site and congrats on the rig!! We've been rving for 4 years and still make lists of stuff to get for next time
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Old 02-19-2011, 10:20 AM   #3
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Welcome to the site...My view is this, a camping trip in the rain is better than no camping trip at all. I have the fever so bad right now.
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Old 02-19-2011, 10:48 AM   #4
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Rain is just weather. As long as your trailer didn't leak you had a great trip, although setting up in the rain can be somewhat of a bummer.
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Old 02-19-2011, 01:00 PM   #5
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Glad you are enjoying the new TT! As for lists, we have been making lists, every trip, for 15 years!

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Old 02-19-2011, 06:19 PM   #6
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Welcome.........

Rain happens......you'll remember that trip forever !!


Happy Camping !!
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Old 02-19-2011, 08:30 PM   #7
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the wife and i loove sleeping in the camper during the rain it is like natures lullaby
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Old 02-22-2011, 03:13 PM   #8
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My first RV trip was to a Va State Park. Didn't know enough to realize it didn't have sewer hook ups and I didn't have a portable tank. The portable tank was the first thing to go on our list....to this day we've never again needed it. I tried really hard to convince everyone they couldn't run water, wash dishes, and shower like we were at home. We were there for 3 days and I don't think you could fit 1 more TSP of water in the grey tank by the time we left. The day we left it started sleeting and the roads started getting icy. It was a nice white knuckle trip back home. Best trip of my life
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Old 02-22-2011, 04:57 PM   #9
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Welcome to the forum. On our first trip 4 years ago we had rain, freezing rain and high winds all weekend and still fell for camping and still glad we did.
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Old 02-22-2011, 05:23 PM   #10
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I started a travel journal and posted some pics.
http://rustycassietraveltrailerandtrips.shutterfly.com/
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