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Old 07-12-2013, 12:04 AM   #1
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We pick up our 2010 Salem 26tbud on Tuesday! So excited I can't wait! I've read all the threads on this camper I could find. This is our first TT. Had a popup before and we need more room with 4 kids and 2 dogs! Any advice would be great. TV is a 2007 Nissan Armada. Hopefully we don't pack too much in!
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Old 07-12-2013, 12:59 AM   #2
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Welcome from west central Missouri. There is lot of great knowledge here and awesome Forest River Forum (FRF) friends, so don't hesitate to ask questions and share your experiences.

Congratulations and Happy Camping!!!

Only recommendation I would have is, pack light. I believe you're pushing the max towing capabilities of your Armada and be sure to get a good weight distribution hitch.
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Lots of MO folks on here and we have a tendency to cross paths around the state campgrounds. Enjoy that new trailer.
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Welcome to the Forum from another MO member.
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Looks like all the friendly Missouri folks are stepping forward with warm welcomes! Congrats on the new trailer! Enjoy and share your experiences with us.
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Welcome! I'm new too. Just bought a 2014 Micro Lite 23LB, picking it up on Friday. Live in California, MO.
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Welcome to the forum and congrats on the new trailer.
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We pick up our 2010 Salem 26tbud on Tuesday! So excited I can't wait! I've read all the threads on this camper I could find. This is our first TT. Had a popup before and we need more room with 4 kids and 2 dogs! Any advice would be great. TV is a 2007 Nissan Armada. Hopefully we don't pack too much in!
Welcome to the forum. Born, raised and married in Trenton, MO now in NC. From where in MO do you hail?
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We are in St. Joseph! Any great campgrounds around us that anyone enjoys?
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We are in St. Joseph! Any great campgrounds around us that anyone enjoys?
Wife has a niece in St. Joe. Teaches art I think.
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