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Old 04-23-2018, 07:11 AM   #1
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Hello! My name is Carlo and my family just purchased a 2012 Forest River Flagstaff HW pop-up camper last Saturday. We're very excited to use it this summer. The trailer looks to be in pretty good shape with just a few places where it's showing a little age. It is still quite the upgrade for us and the tents we've been using the past couple years. My neighbor across the street has a Coleman pop-up and says every pop-up owner has a story to tell. Can't wait to discover ours! In the days to come I'll be interested to see what kind of parts are (and aren't) available and look forward to interacting with some good folks here and in person as we enter into the RV community.

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Old 04-23-2018, 07:20 AM   #2
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Good morning Carlo,my family and I have made some good memories in a pop-up,like you we started out tenting,then purchased a used pop-up. We now have a Windjammer TT,itís all fun,happy camping and welcome to the forum.
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Old 04-23-2018, 07:33 AM   #3
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Welcome from SW Ohio ,enjoy your Flagstaff HW P.U. !
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Old 04-23-2018, 07:35 AM   #4
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Welcome from Southeast Virginia!

Congratulations on your new camper. Hope there will be many happy memories for you and your family.

Happy travels...

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Old 04-23-2018, 07:43 AM   #5
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You and the family are going to have some great adventures. A pop up is ideal for the first timer . My wife and I bought a used pop up in 2015. We took it on a 10,287 mile shakedown cruise across the US and back. Here it is at Yellowstone, and Yosemite !
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Old 04-23-2018, 08:25 AM   #6
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Welcome, you live less then 200 miles from me in Clarksville, I would come over here for your shake down trip, we have 5 CG on the only town on a lake here. All within 30 mins of me, if you have a problem you can always pm me for help, hope your not going to need it, but would be nice to meet you.
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Old 04-24-2018, 03:55 AM   #7
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Hi Carlo and welcome from Virginia Beach! We started with a pop up and last fall graduated to a TT. Have fun!
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Old 04-24-2018, 05:35 AM   #8
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Welcome, Carlo, from Western Maryland.
Yep, many of us remember our popup days.... great memories! Nothing like doing a 8,000+ mile cross-country trip towing a popup and enjoying this great nation!
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Old 04-24-2018, 06:12 AM   #9
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Hi from fredericksburg area
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Old 04-24-2018, 07:01 AM   #10
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Welcome from Fred/Orange co Va!
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