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  1. BillyMc liked Toedtoes's post in the thread Evolution of camping.

    At home, the camper was our playhouse - we spent many a day inside mapping out our imaginary route on the dinette table map.

    Aug 14, 2020 at 8:03 PM
  2. BillyMc replied to the thread Refrigerator tricks/ recommendations.

    I've only had one camper fridge, but it will cool down over night. Tried propane on the way home last trip, but when we got home there...

    Aug 14, 2020 at 1:34 PM
  3. BillyMc liked Steveo4090's post in the thread Refrigerator tricks/ recommendations.

    The battery charging system from shore power won't likely charge the battery as fast as the fridge will drain it. Even if it does, they...

    Aug 14, 2020 at 1:16 PM
  4. BillyMc replied to the thread Campground rates.

    This is true, but when I pull out the most they will have to do is remove the ashes from the fire pit.

    Aug 14, 2020 at 1:07 PM
  5. BillyMc replied to the thread Evolution of camping.

    That was AWESOME! If we got home late and had fallen to sleep in the bunk they would lock the camper and let us sleep there til morning.

    Aug 14, 2020 at 12:57 PM
  6. BillyMc liked Toedtoes's post in the thread Evolution of camping.

    I barely remember our tent camping days when I was little. We moved up to a TT for a year - all I remember of that was towing it behind...

    Aug 14, 2020 at 12:42 PM
  7. BillyMc replied to the thread Best fresh water camping in New England.

    Can't really give you suggestions, but indicators to look for. Slow moving rivers through forest leach tannins from vegetation causing...

    Aug 13, 2020 at 9:44 PM
  8. BillyMc posted a new thread.

    Evolution of camping

    Recent threads have had me thinking about how camping has changed over the last half a century. When I grew up most camping was done in...

    Forum: General Camping Discussion Forum

    Aug 13, 2020 at 8:22 PM
  9. BillyMc replied to the thread Campground rates.

    I'm also of mind they have a three night minimum. Private campgrounds, private rules. Policies can even vary within the state park...

    Aug 13, 2020 at 7:25 PM
  10. BillyMc replied to the thread Pirateland Family Campground in Myrtle Beach.

    We stayed at Myrtle Beach State Park three or four years ago near Pirate Land. Extremely noisy, many people not observing quiet hours....

    Aug 13, 2020 at 7:09 PM
  11. BillyMc replied to the thread Pirateland Family Campground in Myrtle Beach.

    The closing of the base was the beginning of the end for Myrtle Beach. Once it was made into an airport it became a magnet for...

    Aug 13, 2020 at 4:00 PM
  12. BillyMc replied to the thread First Family Vacation - INSANE ISSUES!!!.

    Most campers (even high end ones) have issues. The art is to know the issues your particular camper is prone to and be proactive is...

    Aug 13, 2020 at 3:48 PM
  13. BillyMc replied to the thread First Family Vacation - INSANE ISSUES!!!.

    Don't be afraid to make your trip. Your tires are at the end of their service life, but what is the month on the tires? If they are 1015...

    Aug 12, 2020 at 5:47 PM
  14. BillyMc replied to the thread Battery question.

    Hook up to TV, put back tires on ramps (have someone watch to be sure the PUP bumper doesn't drag), and chock tires. Plenty of room...

    Aug 12, 2020 at 5:12 PM
  15. BillyMc replied to the thread Battery question.

    For starters what do you have for and converter? A 1991 is most likely got an obsolete converter unless it's been replaced. Those older...

    Aug 11, 2020 at 10:21 PM