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Old 10-02-2017, 09:43 AM   #1
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On our way to Chilliwack

Hi!
We are on day 2 of our 2,440 mile drive to Chilliwack to pick our 5 th wheel 'high fiber' and very excited! Build pictures are coming as we travel!
Thank you for allowing me to join this group!
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Old 10-02-2017, 09:44 AM   #2
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Wohoo! Safe travels and enjoy the ride!

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Old 10-02-2017, 11:15 AM   #3
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Exciting!! Stay safe!! Enjoy every minute!!
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Old 10-02-2017, 12:13 PM   #4
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Hi!
We are on day 2 of our 2,440 mile drive to Chilliwack to pick our 5 th wheel 'high fiber' and very excited! Build pictures are coming as we travel!
Thank you for allowing me to join this group!
Marta
So excited for you, we pick our 5.0TA up the end of November and I have reached the point of impatience for the day to come! We are also from St. Louis, we live in Southampton neighborhood of South City. Looks like you should have great travel weather. Can you post build photos? If you would like to show it off when you get back we would love to see it. We viewed a local 21ft trailer before we ordered but have never actually been in a 5.0TA, ordered it sight unseen.
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Old 10-02-2017, 02:00 PM   #5
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Hello Peg and Bob

We are in Rock Hill. We went to Quartzsite fiberglass gathering with our Casita. We viewed a 5.0 TA ,Ginger Holser, and it was love at first sight and placed our order that week!Ginger was so helpful!
When do u plan on leaving St L for your trek to northwest?
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Old 10-02-2017, 02:04 PM   #6
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Hi!
We are on day 2 of our 2,440 mile drive to Chilliwack to pick our 5 th wheel 'high fiber' and very excited! Build pictures are coming as we travel!
Thank you for allowing me to join this group!
Marta
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Old 10-02-2017, 02:17 PM   #7
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We are in Rock Hill. We went to Quartzsite fiberglass gathering with our Casita. We viewed a 5.0 TA ,Ginger Holser, and it was love at first sight and placed our order that week!Ginger was so helpful!
When do u plan on leaving St L for your trek to northwest?
You live about 5 miles away from us! Often when people say they are from St. Louis it can mean anywhere from the actual city to O'fallon.

We leave 11/19, first to my son's house for Thanksgiving. He lives just south of Oakland, CA and then on to Chilliwack. Going to meander home visiting family and friends in California and Texas. Going to Vancouver for a few days right after pick up to make sure nothing needs to be fixed at the factory.
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Old 10-03-2017, 09:24 AM   #8
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Hi!
We are on day 2 of our 2,440 mile drive to Chilliwack to pick our 5 th wheel 'high fiber' and very excited! Build pictures are coming as we travel!
Thank you for allowing me to join this group!
Marta

We're doing the same next June (2835 miles !!!), a trip of a lifetime!
Have fun and let us know how things go. I'd love to see your pictures.
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Old 10-03-2017, 10:29 AM   #9
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Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy! Safe travels folks, and have a blast!

We're at least a year away from ordering ours.

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Old 10-03-2017, 11:40 AM   #10
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Day3 to Chilliwack

We left from our Canadian cottage, dropping down to I90 just didn't expect to have 80 degree temps in October crossing Wisconsin. Today we will be into South Dakota...what a huge, beautiful country!
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