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Forum: Western USA 07-27-2022, 01:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,886
Posted By clarkbre
Always nice to have an unsolicited critic!...

Always nice to have an unsolicited critic! :rolleyes:



Got one! My signature for the last 4 years:
2017 Forest River Surveyor 247BHDS...
...Tugged by a 2016 F250 XLT FX4 SuperCrew, Shortbed...
Forum: Western USA 07-20-2022, 10:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,886
Posted By clarkbre
So happy it has helped you! We were in the same...

So happy it has helped you! We were in the same boat and almost scrapped the whole trip. A little change in plans and it was totally worthwhile. We are already planning a return to West...
Forum: Western USA 07-18-2022, 10:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,886
Posted By clarkbre
Yes and no. The floods happened on 6/12...

Yes and no.

The floods happened on 6/12 and we left on vacation 6/26. We were supposed to arrive in West Yellowstone 6/27 and stay until 7/3. In an effort to adjust, we stayed in Three Forks...
Forum: Western USA 07-17-2022, 08:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,886
Posted By clarkbre
Yes. It was my wife, 3 boys (12, 9 & 3) myself...

Yes. It was my wife, 3 boys (12, 9 & 3) myself and our friends with their 14 year old daughter. So fun to see these great features through the kids' eyes.



My F250 has the 6.2 gas engine. ...
Forum: Western USA 07-16-2022, 07:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,886
Posted By clarkbre
Pendleton, OR 276565 Pendleton Round Up ...

Pendleton, OR
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Pendleton Round Up
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Night #14, Boondocking at my in laws in Ellensburg, WA
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Last pit stop of the trip
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Final stats
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Forum: Western USA 07-16-2022, 07:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,886
Posted By clarkbre
Yellowstone Lower Falls 276555 1 of 4...

Yellowstone Lower Falls
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1 of 4 Continental Divides and Teton Pass that the truck and trailer crossed.
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Grand Teton National Park North Entrance on US 191
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4th of July...
Forum: Western USA 07-16-2022, 07:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,886
Posted By clarkbre
Jacks down at the West Yellowstone KOA in West...

Jacks down at the West Yellowstone KOA in West Yellowstone, MT
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Bison
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Pools
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Old Faithful
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KOA Bison Statue
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Forum: Western USA 07-16-2022, 07:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,886
Posted By clarkbre
Recent WA to Yellowstone & Grand Teton NP Trip

This is a photo heavy post but for good reason, it's our biggest trip to date! Last weekend, we returned from a 14 night, 5 state, 2,277 mile trip to Yellowstone NP & Grand Teton NP. Our friends...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 07-09-2022, 02:04 AM
Replies: 5,369
Views: 1,174,212
Posted By clarkbre
Not so much a truck/trailer pic but a new...

Not so much a truck/trailer pic but a new achievment documented.

Living at 308' above sea level, I'm always impressed with inland elevations. On July 3rd, we towed our trailer through...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 07-09-2022, 01:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 456
Posted By clarkbre
Have towed a 7,500 lbs (loaded), 30' trailer with...

Have towed a 7,500 lbs (loaded), 30' trailer with my '16 F250 CCSB 4wd for about 7,500 miles.

We are based in the Seattle area and my comfort level is cruising at 65mph (feel free to drive as...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-24-2022, 07:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 532
Posted By clarkbre
The one thing I can guarantee is that the lowest...

The one thing I can guarantee is that the lowest priced hitch, proper set up is worth more than the most expensive hitch, improperly set up.

Until you've exhausted all efforts of achieving proper...
Forum: General Community Discussions 06-18-2022, 04:40 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 9,474
Posted By clarkbre
Straight from the Yellowstone National Park...

Straight from the Yellowstone National Park website:

UPDATE: Yellowstone National Park’s south loop will reopen to the public on June 22 (https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/220613.htm)

UPDATE:...
Forum: General Community Discussions 06-18-2022, 02:45 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 9,474
Posted By clarkbre
This is good info MR.M. Do you have a link for...

This is good info MR.M. Do you have a link for the reopening and license plates?

Here is a good link on the Flood Recovery info: https://www.nps.gov/yell/planyourvisit/flood-recovery.htm

Below...
Forum: Surveyor 06-17-2022, 12:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 372
Posted By clarkbre
Yes and no. The rubber bumper on the rack...

Yes and no. The rubber bumper on the rack provides some force on the bumper; however, using the 2nd pin in the bottom hole will carry a majority of the weight. If the bumper were not there, the 2...
Forum: General Community Discussions 06-16-2022, 10:14 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 9,474
Posted By clarkbre
Same. West Yellowstone KOA told me the West...

Same. West Yellowstone KOA told me the West entrance could be open as early as this weekend. I'm not expecting it but will be pleasantly surprised if it is open when we are there.

A few other...
Forum: General Community Discussions 06-15-2022, 09:27 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 9,474
Posted By clarkbre
That sounds familiar. We were scheduled to stay...

That sounds familiar. We were scheduled to stay in West Yellowstone for 6 nights 6/27-7/3. Trying to make the most of it, we're now scheduled to stay in Three Forks MT for 2 nights and we've...
Forum: Surveyor 06-15-2022, 09:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By clarkbre
I haven't been up on top of ours to look but my...

I haven't been up on top of ours to look but my guess is that they are likely caulked in place.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-15-2022, 08:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,031
Posted By clarkbre
Welcome to using the fuel for peasants! I...

Welcome to using the fuel for peasants!

I assure you not all is lost. In many ways, it's an upgrade.
Forum: General Community Discussions 06-13-2022, 08:49 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 9,474
Posted By clarkbre
Ugh!!! I've seen enough rain this year already! ...

Ugh!!! I've seen enough rain this year already! We're supposed to head out the 26th for 6 nights in West Yellowstone and 3 in Jackson. Who knows what we'll actually get to see.

The statements...
Forum: Cedar Creek 06-03-2022, 09:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 531
Posted By clarkbre
Your best bet is to contact Lippert directly with...

Your best bet is to contact Lippert directly with your VIN readily available. Be prepared to have to jump through a lot of hoops. If it's a potential safety issue, they will likely respond a bit...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 05-30-2022, 09:29 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,469
Posted By clarkbre
Well, living north of Seattle, I'm happy to know...

Well, living north of Seattle, I'm happy to know that once I enter Canada, the fresh water tank is intended to be full of water AND roll down the road.

Either way, its awesome we have forums like...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 05-30-2022, 08:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,469
Posted By clarkbre
You all got me curious so I went out and checked...

You all got me curious so I went out and checked my tag. The language showing the cargo capacity calculation certainly looks as though the tanks are considered to be full at times.

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Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 05-29-2022, 12:41 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,469
Posted By clarkbre
Jayco Under Fire for Denying Claim, Insists You...

Jayco Under Fire for Denying Claim, Insists You Can't Travel with Water in Tanks (https://youtu.be/vD9btgNbMvw)
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 05-29-2022, 11:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By clarkbre
That's a Wago wire connector. Kind of like a...

That's a Wago wire connector. Kind of like a wire nut but more secure.
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 05-28-2022, 08:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By clarkbre
Following! :popcorn:

Following! :popcorn:
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