Go Back   iRV2 Forums > iRV2.com COMMUNITY FORUMS > New Member Check-In
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 04-26-2012, 10:51 AM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Fortuna, CA
Posts: 4
From the Redwood Forest

We're new members ... recent retirees in Northern California's Redwood Forest ... Humboldt County ... yeah, that other stuff grows here too. We live on 18ac near Fortuna, CA. I'm a certified massage therapist. My wife plays accordion.

We pulled (06 Dodge dually) our Northwood Nash 27TT to the Grand Canyon last October and then made a cross-country run (8K miles) to Juno Beach, FL this February. Boy, the I-10 will kick your butt in parts of TX and LA but we had no major problems. Ate some 'gator, heard some music, saw the Gulf Coast trying to make a comeback from storm damage, bad economy, and greasy beaches. They're trying hard but the "for sale" signs are more plentiful than tourists.

We're planning on making the run to Fairbanks via Alaska Highway in summer '13. We're doing the research and always interested in advice.
Hope to learn something here.
__________________

__________________
gezrfun 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 04-26-2012, 12:43 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
bsirby's Avatar


 
Winnebago Owners Club
Appalachian Campers
Coastal Campers
Carolina Campers
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 2,750
Welcome folks! There are several post about the Alaska adventure. Just use the search function on the tool bar and you will have loads of info. Glad you joined us. Safe travels.
__________________

__________________
Brenda and Frank, FTers, Zebulon, NC
Raisin our mixed hound and BooBoo our cat.
2004 Itasca Suncruiser
bsirby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2012, 12:52 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Steve N Sal's Avatar
 
Newmar Owners Club
Workhorse Chassis Owner
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Michigan
Posts: 5,614
Howdy and Sure glad you joined us and hope you enjoy the site. Hope you enjoy all your future travels especially that Alaska trip.
__________________
Steve & Sally / HiTee & Hudson Our Little Poms / Heidi & Houston Forever in our Hearts
04 NEWMAR MACA 3778 W22 / 05 PT Vert
Michigan (Summer) Michigan (Winter For Now)
Steve N Sal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2012, 05:21 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
stink's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 1,414
My wife and I love camping in the redwoods, more than the Sierra. welcome
__________________
Dave and Laura & two cats
02 Discovery with Accord toad
retired auto rv tech and teacher, wife rt nurse
stink is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2012, 06:27 PM   #5
Senior Member
 
ghoststories's Avatar
 
National RV Owners Club
Pond Piggies Club
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 1,320
Hello and welcome to iRV2.
__________________
Darlene
2014 Gulf Stream Conquest Lite Model 218MB
2013 Chevy Traverse LT
ghoststories is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2012, 09:01 PM   #6
Moderator Emeritus
 
SarahW's Avatar


 
Fleetwood Owners Club
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: In a lawnchair
Posts: 11,204
Howdy and welcome to the forum.
__________________
.2012 Fleetwood Bounder 33C | 2012 Jeep Wrangler

SarahW is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2012, 09:06 PM   #7
Senior Member
 
zip0's Avatar
 
Fleetwood Owners Club
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Long Island N.Y.
Posts: 357
Hey and welcome to iRV2.
__________________
" A day without camping is....WORK"
2003 Bounder 35R
3 Jack Russell's
zip0 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2012, 09:13 PM   #8
Senior Member
 
historyljc's Avatar
 
Tiffin Owners Club
Freightliner Owners Club
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Pensacola, Florida
Posts: 5,173
Hi gezrfun, welcome to the forum. Sorry we missed you when you went by I-10. You missed some really good coffee.
__________________
Travel well, travel safe,
Jim
2006 Tiffin Phaeton - 2011 Cadillac SRX
historyljc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2012, 09:13 PM   #9
Senior Member
 
dashdriver's Avatar
 
Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 199
__________________
1999 HR Navigator 42DSS
2008 Jeep Wrangler X Unlimited
dashdriver is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2012, 03:01 PM   #10
Senior Member
 
sdennislee's Avatar


 
Monaco Owners Club
Winnebago Owners Club
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 6,404
Hi and

I live in AK 6 months or so out of the year, if I can answer any questions about Alaska please ask.

Be sure to buy a copy of The Milepost, a must for any Alaska trip.
__________________
US Navy Vet, Liberty Tree Member of Oath Keepers, NRA & VFW Life Member, Alaska EMT.
2009 Safari Cheetah 40 SKQ
2009 Winnebago Chalet 231CR
sdennislee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2012, 03:12 PM   #11
Senior Member
 
dajudge's Avatar
 
Tiffin Owners Club
Freightliner Owners Club
Join Date: May 2009
Location: SOUTH LOUISIANA(GOD'S COUNTRY)
Posts: 645
welcome, gezrfun. I have been to the redwoods and they are awesome. I plan on returning someday. Don't get discouraged about I10 and greasy coast, it is slowly getting better. Come back and visit us sometime soon. Help keep Louisiana green, bring lots of money!!!
__________________
07 PHAETON, FREIGHTLINER, CAT, FOUR SLIDES, JEEP WRANGLER TOAD
dajudge is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2012, 05:23 PM   #12
Member
 
Bill n Jan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 73
__________________

__________________
Bill n Jan
Bill n Jan 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


» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:16 AM.


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