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Old 09-09-2012, 01:59 PM   #1
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Hello from Michigan

Anne and Jay here. We bought a used Fleetwood Bounder in June, and are counting the days until Jay's retirement the first of October so we can hit the road. We have always been tent campers,so it will be nice to hear raindrops on the roof and not worry about leaks! Looking forward to learning a lot from this site.

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Old 09-09-2012, 02:08 PM   #2
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Howdy Anne and Jay, and welcome. It's nice to have fellow Bounder owners join the forum. Good luck and congrats on Jay's retirement. Have fun!

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Old 09-09-2012, 02:38 PM   #3
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Congratulations on your new-to-you Bounder & upcoming retirement! You'll love your Bounder, we do ours. Did you get a gas or diesel?

We RV in your state frequently. You have beautiful campgrounds. We particularly like the Sleeping Bear Dunes area & the Petoskey area.

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Old 09-09-2012, 04:16 PM   #4
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Welcome; we're also new to this forum. No more tents, awesome!!!...
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Old 09-09-2012, 11:53 PM   #5
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Hi Anne, welcome to the forum. Congratulations to Jay on his near retirement. Go do the things that the two of you have wanted to do and enjoy yourselves. You earned it.
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Hi Anne & Jay! Welcome to IRV2! We're sure glad you joined us! Congrats on the new Bounder! I know you will have lots of fun in it. Quite a step-up from a tent! Good luck & God bless!
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Old 09-10-2012, 08:49 AM   #7
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Welcome Anne and Jay. I have always liked Bounders. You have made a good choice and congrats on your retirement...
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Old 09-10-2012, 09:48 AM   #8
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Thank you all

We have a 2001 gas bounder. Its in great shape, and it only has 28,000 miles on it. Its a great starter RV. We don't feel too bad if we scratch or scrape it. We live about a mile from the edge of Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore Park. Since being voted "the most beautiful place in America" on GOOD MORNING AMERICA last year, this area has been crazy. Everything has been filled to capacity, so we have only camped there once this summer. Jay had to be at the park at 7am to get one of the unreserved spots. When January rolls around, we will definately be on the website reserving for next summer. Thanks for all the welcomes. Anne

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