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Old 06-28-2008, 04:33 PM   #21
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We are at 17 days this year with lots more to come Spent 78 days last year .Still seems not to be enough

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Old 06-28-2008, 07:05 PM   #22
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Last year was a bad year for us due to family health and did not get enough time out.

Normally we average 4 days per month local plus 6 to 8 on the road somewhere.

This year we are on track for our normal local average but the longer distance stuff has been canceled due to cost of fuel.

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Old 06-28-2008, 08:10 PM   #23
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Hey Mike!

got one coming up on 30July!!
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Old 07-01-2008, 11:26 AM   #24
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Approximately 50-60 nights per year.

5 weeks along the Oregon coast and the rest divided up amongst spring break, easter, May long weekend, July long weekend, a made long weekend in September, Thanksgiving and Rememberance day long weekend.
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Old 07-02-2008, 10:12 AM   #25
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Last year we spent around 80 nights out. Part of that was worked related.

So far, this year we have spent 40 nights out and less work trips projected. So future planned trips for this year will put us between 60 and 70. unless I can squeeze some in.
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Old 07-02-2008, 04:01 PM   #26
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I'll definitly be looking into deducting the interest come tax time next year. I kinda wonder though with the number of campers being sold,,you would think that the IRS would require some proof that it is actually being used as a "second home" for the required amount of time.
It seems to me that anyone can say it's being used and just go ahead and claim the interest. And in case we have any IRS agents in the forum, I would NEVER lie about anything to the IRS. you guys are the greatest and we have nothing but the most respect for you.
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Old 08-13-2008, 03:05 PM   #27
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We will normally be out 60-90 days per year. Usually take at least one trip of 45-60 days and several shorter trips.

Have46 days so far this year with 10 days coming up at the end of the month, sill still have a fall trip, I hope
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Old 08-13-2008, 07:01 PM   #28
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okay in the new Flagstaff V lite we have camped 12 nights since June 30. We have at least 8 more nights planned so that is not bad for a total of 20 in new trailer .
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Old 08-21-2008, 01:16 AM   #29
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Bought our tagalong 4 months ago.

We have camped now for 3 months now.We've traveled all over the west coast with our two grandchildren and loving it
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We try to camp 2 weekends a month from April to Oct. and squeeze in a week when possible.

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