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Old 04-09-2016, 11:15 AM   #1
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Meet The Mis-Adventure

Hello....having finally made a purchase we feel comfortable making a first post even so we've been silent and invisible members for some time.

After much thought, research and conversation, the Handyman and I sold our 2003 Scamp 16 (side dinette) to the first person who came and looked at it and bought CPAHarley's Blackjack (a very gently used 2014 Escape 21) almost as soon as he put it up for sale. An unexpected serendipity allowing us to sidestep the Escape Lottery for a brand new rig.

So, here we are at Modoc Campground on Lake Strom Thurmond in mid-state SC on her maiden voyage as the newly renamed Mis-Adventure. This is a shake down cruise to orient us with all her bells and whistles in anticipation of our own Westward Madventure Part Deaux come mid-May sighting for the Escape Rally in Osoyoos, BC at the end of May.

While there may be further mods down the road, thus far we've only added shelves to the wardrobe and a riser on the step due to my vertically challenged self. In the wings is the addition of struts to hold the hatch opening in the upward position on the storage hatch under the bed. Beyond that we will see what pops up as we make her our own.

Thank you, Jim, for selling us your rig and working things out due to family and weather related issues. We love her already and look forward to many miles under her wheels with our 4Runner piloting her.

Josie and Craig
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"Not all those who wander are lost." (J.R.R. Tolkein from Lord of the Rings..."Strider's Poem")
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Old 04-09-2016, 11:41 AM   #2
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Welcome Josie and Craig! You are going to love the 21.
Happy Trails!

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Old 04-09-2016, 12:05 PM   #3
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Wow Jim, Blackjack writes home.

Josie and Craig, I also know you from SOI when you had ur Scamp. Welcome to ur new to you Escape. You will love it. Look forward to meeting you out and about some day.
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Old 04-09-2016, 12:08 PM   #4
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Hi: 2yax2go... I remember meeting you in Tremont Resort @ the Tenn. rally. Glad you nabbed a dream. Hope to see you in May @ Nk'Mip CG. Osoyoos BC. Alf
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Old 04-09-2016, 12:08 PM   #5
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We are also from the upstate of South Carolina, and pick up our 19 from Chilliwack next week

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Old 04-09-2016, 12:35 PM   #6
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Nice looking rig......
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Old 04-09-2016, 12:40 PM   #7
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Wishing you many happy trails!
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Old 04-09-2016, 01:49 PM   #8
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Mis Adventure

Well Mis Adcenture might be a lady but she likes to have exciting food cooked where she can smell it. Don't be afraid to cook hot stuff or exotic stuff around her, she's broken in. She likes a Yuengling on a hot afternoon and will have a toddy with you on a crisp fall evening. Looking forward to meeting you in Osoyoos.
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Old 04-09-2016, 10:48 PM   #9
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Welcome! You've got one nice rig there in the newly renamed Blackjack. And no waiting!

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Old 04-09-2016, 10:56 PM   #10
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Thanks for posting
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