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Old 10-05-2014, 04:47 PM   #1
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We are Joe 7 Missy O'neil from Fairfield, Ohio Northe wast of Cincinnati. We have been toying with the idea of Class A RVing for about 9 years. We scheduled a 12 day rental from Billings MT through Yellowstone, Grand Tetons, Jackson Hole and Cody WY.

A week before our trip we found a good used 2006 Georgetown 340 TS for sale by private owner. We wanted to take out trip to see if we lked the RV lifestyle, but felt we would misss a very good deal. We offered the owners a down payment to hold the rig until we finished our tripo, and if we like it, we would move forward on the deal, if we did not like what we experienced, we would not purchase it. They agreed and would return our downpayment if we decided to not purchase.

The trip was wonderful as we had our two teenage children and did alto ov activities; White water Rafting., ATV, Hike in the Tetons and of course, traveling the beartooth Highway by Class A RV.

Returned home and moved forward on our purchase. As we expected with a Private sale, there are a few things we need to fix or get repaired on rig that several years old, but low mileage. So... This is way we are here to see if others can assist with wat we are seeing as small bumps in the road to getting out Class A ready for a trip or two let this season and for years to come.

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Old 10-05-2014, 04:50 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum. Choose a section that best suits your question and ask away. .


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Old 10-05-2014, 04:59 PM   #3
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Welcome to the forum. Being that you went with a Georgetown by Forest Rivers you should check out the Forest River forums and join the Forest Rivers Owners Group (FROG) Both can help you with Georgetown specific items.
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Old 10-05-2014, 05:09 PM   #4
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Welcome to the life style of rving. Nice you are able to do this and spend more one on one time with the kids. They will be all grown up and to busy before you know it. Wish you many happy memory making miles.
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Old 10-05-2014, 06:45 PM   #5
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Joe and Missy, Glad you're aboard. Congrats on the new to you rig. Enjoy your adventures and be safe.
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Old 10-05-2014, 06:53 PM   #6
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As a fellow Ohio RVer double welcome....
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Welcome to the Forum and congrats on your purchase. We hope you have many great camping adventures. Best of luck.

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Old 10-05-2014, 08:07 PM   #8
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Welcome to IRV2....you did the right thing by renting to see if the life style was for you.....and with kids your going to make a ton of life long memories.....There are a lot of folks that can answer and help with most issues that you come up against....Good luck.....

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Sounds like you've got a good handle on it already.
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Hi Joe & Missy

Glad to have you here with us in the forum. You'll find plenty of answers here.

Best of luck and Happy Trails!!!!
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Hi Joe & Missy! Welcome to IRV2! We're sure glad you joined us!

Congrats on the new rig! Keep her between the ditches!

Good luck, happy trails, and God bless!

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