View Poll Results: How much effort do you put into planning a camping/RV trip?
I plan every detail and every minute of every day like it was a mission to the moon. 2 6.25%
I plan a lot of stuff, but I'm flexible. 12 37.50%
I plan destination and route, but that's all. 19 59.38%
I start out with a compass heading. 0 0%
I crank the TV and ask the wife, "Where you wanna go?" 2 6.25%
I wake up in the woods and wonder how I got there. 1 3.13%
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Old 09-12-2007, 08:40 PM   #1
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How much effort do you put into planning a camping/RV trip?

How much effort do you put into planning a camping/RV trip?

1. I plan every detail and every minute of every day like it was a mission to the moon.
2. I plan a lot of stuff, but I'm flexible.
3. I plan destination and route, but that's all.
4. I start out with a compass heading.
5. I crank the TV and ask the wife, "Where you wanna go?"
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Old 09-12-2007, 08:44 PM   #2
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Probably #2. After #5.
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Old 09-12-2007, 08:55 PM   #3
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We kinda have an idea where we want to go, but we often get sidetracked. We make no reservations at all just go. In about the 30+ years of camping we have only had to go down the road further about a dozen times!
This past year we got kayaks and we just headed north to find campgrounds on some kinda water. We don't mind any type of campground, because if we don't like it we move on either the next day or sometimes that moment. We start looking about 3 in the afternoon and see what's within an hour of our current location and through a dart.

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Old 09-12-2007, 09:15 PM   #4
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#2 for us (did I just type #2?)

we plan out where, when, how to, and meals
when we get there we usually play it by ear and just have fun


Nice poll Radio
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Old 09-12-2007, 09:20 PM   #5
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Trailer is always ready and I hook and say where!

But this year has been weak on the pleasure for us but the camper is ready right now.

I have several times in the past been ready when the boss gets home and said ok where?

And yes Greg you just went #2
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Old 09-12-2007, 09:36 PM   #6
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Oooo, an actual poll thingie! But I'm not sure if its working well.... I tried to vote #4, but I got a hanging chad and Florida called it a 2.
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Oooo, an actual poll thingie! But I'm not sure if its working well.... I tried to vote #4, but I got a hanging chad and Florida called it a 2.
Who the heck is this Chad guy and why is he always hangin somewhere??

He needs to get a job.
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He has one, for another 14 months or so.
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I voted 1,3 and 6. I plan the whole trip as to what to do, where we stay, how do we eat blah, blah, blah. then it just becomes here is where we should be going by what my map says. Finally after were all set up and I get some sleep, I wake up and say, where are we and who are these people in my camper?
Actually we plan enough to go where and somewhat the food, but other than that, we roll with it. If I wanted a daily itinerary, I would have stayed at work.

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I voted 1,3 and 6. I plan the whole trip as to what to do, where we stay, how do we eat blah, blah, blah. then it just becomes here is where we should be going by what my map says. Finally after were all set up and I get some sleep, I wake up and say, where are we and who are these people in my camper?

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