Go Back   iRV2 Forums > CAMPING, TRAVEL and TRIP PLANNING > Navigation, Routes & Roads
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 07-31-2016, 07:24 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
sgtjoe's Avatar
 
National RV Owners Club
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 1,793
Myrtle Creek Or to WaldPort Or

Heading out tomorrow and both GPS's have me heading out of Myrtle Creek Oregon on I-5 and taking exit 136 to OR hwy 138 to Elkton/Reedsport, then onto hwy 38.

Is this a good road for a motorhome with a Toad on the back? Anything I should know about?
__________________

__________________
Joe & Angie
Shih Tzu's Cookie & Rocky
2001 Tradewinds 7390 2011 CRV EX-L Navi w/ RoadMaster FuseMaster
sgtjoe is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 08-04-2016, 07:15 PM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Posts: 36
Myrtle Creek Or to WaldPort Or

Tripcheck.com can be helpful. It's run by Oregon DOT and shows the main state roads , with info on construction, traffic conditions, truck restrictions. The symbols have pop-up windows with details of the restriction--weight, vehicle width, etc. I would check that out as a start.
__________________

__________________
travelingirl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-05-2016, 05:20 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
1ciderdog's Avatar


 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 4,318
Can't help you with that but last week came from Tillamook across to I-5 which was ST route 18 and then 22. State route 18 was a tad tight in some spots and kind of slow but it was a Sunday afternoon and lots of vehicles heading back inland. Hopefully someone will respond with good info.
__________________
Bob, Sandi & Marmaduke the Big Pug
SW OREGON 2004 Journey 39K, 330 Cat
If towing: a 2006 Mini Cooper or 1995 Wrangler
1ciderdog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-05-2016, 06:44 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Enjoying the Western States!
Posts: 5,458
Exit 136 at Sutherlin (Hwy 138) to 38 west to Reedsport is a flat but sometimes curvy good highway for RVs. We've done it with a 40' motorhome a few times.

However, tomorrows Saturday so depending on the weather there you might have company on the highway. Weekdays are much more pleasant.
__________________
Full-timed for 16 Years . . . Back in S&B Again
Traveled 8 yr in a 2004 Newmar Dutch Star 40' Diesel
& 8 yr in a 33' Travel Supreme 5th wheel
twogypsies is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-05-2016, 09:21 PM   #5
Senior Member
 
Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 118
Suggested route is a good one - I-5 > Hwy 138 > Hwy 38 and then north on US 101. Have driven it several times in motorhome. Watch your speed going through Scottsburg. It is 40 mph through Scottsburg, then a tight turn on to a narrow bridge. I think the suggested speed is 35 at most. If you take it faster, you may lose your mirrors. Happened to a couple friends.
__________________
Al Z
2003 Monaco Safari Trek 2810
Coos Bay, Oregon
zekegb is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cedar Creek vs SilverBack by Cedar Creek tobynichols Forest River Owners Forum 6 04-03-2015 09:26 AM
Rt. 34 east from Waldport to Corvallis OR milestogoB4 Navigation, Routes & Roads 3 01-19-2015 10:02 AM
Record Turnout for Oceanside Rally in Myrtle Beach DriVer Workhorse Chassis Motorhome Club (WCMC) 5 12-23-2008 01:56 PM
Record Turnout for Oceanside Rally in Myrtle Beach Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 5 12-31-1969 07:00 PM
Record Turnout for Oceanside Rally in Myrtle Beach RV Industry Press 5 12-31-1969 07:00 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:28 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.