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Old 03-11-2016, 01:57 PM   #41
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Last year we spent two months in Florida so had 89. More than usual. We are retired and hope to get 40 or 50 this summer. Canadian camping seasons are short!


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Old 03-11-2016, 02:08 PM   #42
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We both work full time but manage to take 2 different 5-7 day trips plus another 9-10 trips of 3-4 days ....
stay in Florida except for one out of state in the beginning and only seem to repeat locations for waterfront or music festivals many places to try!

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Old 03-11-2016, 02:16 PM   #43
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I Have the following trips planned for this season.

3 Nights in April in NJ Local
3 Nights in FrontierTown MD in May
3 Nights in NJ Local in May
5 Nights in Lancaster PA in June
10 Nights in July Cape May NJ
3 Nights Local in NJ Labor Day Weekend

I might do between 3-5 more between August and November but going to Cancun for a week mid October so not sure that will fly.

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Old 03-11-2016, 02:51 PM   #44
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Camping Nights Per Year

I am fortunate that my job allows of lots of time off. I am a college professor so I don't work in the summers at all, and we get a week for Easter, and then some generous time off for the end of the year. Last summer 2015 we did 110 days, and our best year ever was around 210 days. We live in a tourist attraction rich area of Michigan with lots of state parks, and quite often I camp at a state park, and commute to work, and even in the winters sometimes.

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Old 03-11-2016, 02:57 PM   #45
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wow - like several others on here me and my sister both work (I work 2 jobs) so only manage about 15-20 days per year. Also- short season in Minnesnowta. Now that we upgraded our trailer we're hoping to up that count in the next few years. cincia
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Old 03-11-2016, 03:03 PM   #46
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We're retired and spending 60-90 nights/year in our Cardinal 5th wheel.
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Old 03-11-2016, 03:34 PM   #47
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We have a 5vr and typically get out for 3 two week trips...Florida in the spring. .upstate Ny and New Hampshire in the summer and Tennessee in the fall. Adding several long weekend trips average around 50 per year. I tell DW I can b ready to go in an hour😊
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Old 03-11-2016, 03:40 PM   #48
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Originally Posted by dstacy969 View Post
Not nearly as many as we would like. Our problem is I work for a railroad, whereas my wife has a "real job" (daylights with weekends off), so our days off don't always coincide. Only 15-20 years to retirement though, but who's counting?

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Old 03-11-2016, 04:54 PM   #49
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In 2014 & 2015 we had 135 days this yer we where out from Jan 1 to March 5. Hope to head out again for June thru Sept.
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Old 03-11-2016, 04:59 PM   #50
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Not enough , last year only 8 nights.

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