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Old 03-22-2013, 12:57 PM   #1
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knock knock. not new to camping, but new to doing it solo!

Hello All!

Glad I found this forum. Very excited to have just purchased my "new to me" Forest River Cherokee 25W. I am recently divorced and had to sell my 2012 Gulfstream Amerilite 255BH because (unknown to me) the ex financed it rather than paying the 15k I handed him in cash and we ended up losing money on it! (same deal with my car, but thats a different forum

So hear I am starting over with limited funds but a wide open future! I've been camping since I was born, my father owned an airstream for practically my entire life and much of my childrens lives, but I'm no stranger to primitive/tent camping either! I have my TT on a permanent site but hope to do some travelling with it next season or possibly later this season. I am sure I will be asking LOADS of questions on this forum as I've never handled a TT by myself. So again, super happy to have found the forum!

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Old 03-22-2013, 01:07 PM   #2
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Welcome! Glad that you're able to get back into camping!

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Old 03-22-2013, 01:22 PM   #3
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Hello and welcome !

Congrats on the new to you unit

High fives to you for doing this solo ..
You go girl !

Stick around were all great people here and love to have fun camping and sharing here on the forum!

Have fun and good luck !

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Old 03-22-2013, 03:33 PM   #4
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Welcome to the forum and congrats on your Cherokee 25W. Kudos for getting back in the camping saddle. We're here if you need us .
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Old 03-22-2013, 03:50 PM   #5
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Bah - you got a camper, life is good!

Besides, I've been doing it solo every time the DW and I have ever gone camping!
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Old 03-22-2013, 05:07 PM   #6
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Old 03-22-2013, 05:13 PM   #7
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Glad to have you on-board the Forums. Any questions, ask away.
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Old 03-22-2013, 05:26 PM   #8
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Good for you, Shelli!

Great to see you were able to maintain your camping interest! Congratulations on your new to you camper!!

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Old 03-22-2013, 05:58 PM   #9
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Welcome! You said you're on a permanent site. I take that to mean seasonal camper. We are too. Enjoy! You'll get all the help you need here and at your campground....campers are usually very helpful peeps.
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Old 03-22-2013, 06:56 PM   #10
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A fresh start is a wonderful thing Onward

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