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Old 10-12-2014, 04:54 PM   #1
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Worst time of the year

Picture explains it all. With everything going on with kids this fall...we are shutting things down earlier than ever.Click image for larger version

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Old 10-12-2014, 05:04 PM   #2
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Ayup. I bought 3 gals of pink stuff from Camping World yesterday. I have to say, this is the first season in the last three that didn't have to winterize in September due to planned surgeries so we're definitely taking full advantage. This morning in NH it was 28 cold degrees...Brrrrrrr

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Old 10-12-2014, 05:50 PM   #3
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DH had full left knee replacement on Sept 26 and has the right one scheduled for early November. Labor Day was our last camping weekend until next spring. Spring break can't get here soon enough!!
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Old 10-12-2014, 06:04 PM   #4
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I know what you mean, just finished that chore with the Lite.

Opened a big tub of Damp-Rid on top of that......

We got in more days this year but not near enough IMO.
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Old 10-12-2014, 06:04 PM   #5
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I hear this one, hate to see the pink antifreeze, I will be doing this tomorrow.
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Old 10-13-2014, 07:47 AM   #6
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We winterized, packed up and shut down at our seasonal site yesterday . Going to be a long 6 months.
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Old 10-13-2014, 08:26 AM   #7
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We are winterizing the seasonal site today. Pink stuff, clean everything, shut the fridge off and pressure wash the awning. Good news we have trip on the 20th for 5 nights in the fiver so heres hoping we have some sun and not too much rain in Michigan.
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Old 10-15-2014, 04:16 PM   #8
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One more weekend trip then it's time. Bummer.
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Old 10-15-2014, 04:38 PM   #9
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Yep...we call it the pink fun-killer!

We are heading out for our final camping trip tomorrow....then winterizing on Sunday.
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Old 10-15-2014, 04:44 PM   #10
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We are doing the deed this weekend.

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