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Old 08-02-2015, 08:50 AM   #1
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Parking the Beast

We've decided to stop hunting for 30' Class C and get a DP instead. With a small toad it will be a challenge to park I'm sure. If pulling into Anytown USA for the day just where DO you park the train? We rented a large Class C years ago and I don't remember an issue but a 60' rig has to change the parking dynamics. Not made any easier by the fact we have to leave the gen going to AC the dog.
Just what do you big rig folks do for parking?
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Old 08-02-2015, 09:10 AM   #2
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We have a 36' gasser so not as large as you are talking, but we have asked at anyplace that has a large parking lot with good results. We have parked at churches, shopping centers, etc. When we ask they usually are obliging with just requests on what areas of the lot will be out of the way and won't be a problem for them. Good Luck!


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Old 08-10-2015, 03:28 PM   #3
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I agree with Rudy, shopping centers, truck stops, rest areas, large chain restaurants. You utilize their facilities, ask politely and we have never been turned down.
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Old 09-26-2015, 09:27 PM   #4
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Most Walmarts and Cracker Barrel usually enjoy RV for short or overnight stays. I've always called ahead and asked a manger, never s problem and I make sure I buy something there and thank the management.
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Old 09-28-2015, 03:13 PM   #5
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I pull a motorcycle Box trailer behind 31 foot C and the Walmart has been very accommodating (45')
It's great if there are restaurants within walking distance for that quick overnight while traveling.
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