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Old 06-25-2003, 12:59 PM   #1
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Well I did it. For reasons known only to me, I bought a 34 foot Airstream Trailer in Columbia Falls Montana. Actually the reason(s) is fairly straight forward $. I have my nice Volvo Hauler and no fifth wheel. Want to buy a good fifth wheel, but don't have the 30 to 40k to invest right now. So in order to have a little fun bought the airstream

Going to leave here on 7/11 and drive out to pick it up. So you don't have to look it up, Columbia falls is on the west side of glacier.

Anyone on the net between Stillwater MN and Glacier?

Will put up a picture, so when you get passed by a silver streak you will know who to blame.

Chuck

PS. It is geoffs fault.
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Old 06-25-2003, 01:49 PM   #2
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Chuck: We are still at Angostura State Rec area 55 miles south of Rapid City on Hiway 385. 5 Miles south of Hot Springs. Will be here till Sept 5th or thereabouts. Stop on by, coffee is on.

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Old 06-26-2003, 04:35 PM   #3
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Chuck: If you need any ideas contact "Don E in Texas"....he is on the list here somewhere also and tows with a Freightliner IIRC. Remember to look in your mirrors now and then because you won't even feel the trailer behind you....geof in Cincinnati
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Chuck: Another thought! If you can make Rapid City on Sunday - Thursday, I'd like to meet with you at Flying J there. (605) 745-5827 in Hot Springs will get me or the machine if this is doable.

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Old 07-02-2003, 07:19 AM   #5
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Hey, if you guys meet in Rapid City, give me a call at 605-484-0783, I'll try to hook up with you. I'm still trying to get down to Angastora Jim, but have been busy since returning from Alaska.

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Old 07-02-2003, 04:50 PM   #6
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Jeff: Got your number. Trying to co-ordinate with Chuck as to when he would be in RC. I have to take my Honda's to the dealer in Rapid and am trying to kill two birds with one little rock. Need fuel too.
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Old 07-02-2003, 05:46 PM   #7
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Jim,

Just let me know, I am working on a construction/remodeling project near the Flying J, so it would be easy for me to get away and meet you guys. The Honda dealer is right on your way to the Flying J, at the intersection of Hwy 79 and Hwy 44.

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Old 07-02-2003, 07:55 PM   #8
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Okay - lets do a mini rally - whereever 3 or more rvers meet it is a rally or a church service I forget which.

I am going to leave on Thursday a week from tomorrow, and pick up the airstream on Saturday the 12. Why don't we plan on meeting in Rapid city on Tuesday the 15th, at the flying J.

Someone else pick the time. I will be skulking about the area on Monday so anytime will work for me. Debra is not going with me, she has to w---. ugh!

How about others on this forum, Rapid City is either the center of the universe or the middle of nowhere depending on your point of view. Oldphone man, two day jaunt for you.

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Old 07-02-2003, 08:52 PM   #9
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Man -- I'd LOVE to Chuck .......... But -- It's that W--- word ........... :^(

Got quite a tickle out of the invite though .. !!

Here's one for you though .. .. Parker in September .. .. As I leave for Calico Ghost town on 9/4 ......... Arive Parker on the 9th .. .. .. :^)

By the way -- I got XM installed in Ol Red -- SWEET -- -- Love "Wax My Woodie" on Channel 30 -- GREAT tunes tonight ........

Sorry bout being Off Topic .......... :^)

Tootles .......

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Old 07-02-2003, 08:52 PM   #10
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Well, I prefer to think of it as the center of the universe, but I live here.

Morning would work best for me, if possible, as the wife and I might head to Yankton in the afternoon for a couple of days of camping at Lewis & Clark lake with the pickup camper.

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