Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class C Motorhome Discussions
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
  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 04-27-2011, 01:11 AM   #1
RVM 18
okmunky's Avatar

Solo Rvers Club
iRV2 No Limits Club
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Fulltimer, SD resident
Posts: 5,079
Anyone have a good pre-trip checklist?

Hi Y'all,

In 6 days and 6 hours we leave on our first trip. Does anyone have a good "Don't leave without checking ______ list"?

Barb (RVM18), Sena (capuchin monkey, RVM Head Mascot) & Lily (Maltese/Yorkie)
2011 Shasta Cynara 230F & 2012 Smart Car toad, 272 watt solar system
The Journey is Our Destination. Full-timing since 5/18/2011 and loving it.
okmunky is online now   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 04-27-2011, 02:01 AM   #2
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 43
If you happen to have an ipad there is an RV checklist app. It gives you an arrival and a leaving list. It's great you can also modify it and if you want create a totally new list.

ShannyFE is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2011, 04:17 AM   #3
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 210

sorry could not resist
03 chevy tahoe and a tent for now
Eric_H_E is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2011, 04:44 AM   #4
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 122
Yeah, $$$$ is the most important thing!! LOL

My checklist is attached in both word and pdf files...
Attached Files
File Type: pdf camping checklist.pdf (153.5 KB, 479 views)
File Type: doc camping checklist.doc (45.0 KB, 271 views)
Tony & Amy - Ohio
2 teen kids & a pomeranian
2010 Palomino Puma Travel Trailer
heyaim is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-28-2011, 10:42 PM   #5
Junior Member
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 7
RV Check in the iPad app store...
RamblingRV is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-14-2011, 10:29 PM   #6
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Nebraska
Posts: 81
Thanks for asking this. I have been drawing up a checklist for me to use. Being new to the Motor home scene I am still a bit unsure about what all I should bring.
83Eagle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-2011, 06:03 AM   #7
Senior Member
RVThere's Avatar
Freightliner Owners Club
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Florida Keys
Posts: 1,950
RV Checklist

1 RAISE Levelers
2 Check door awning
3 Pull in slide outs
4 Fill water tank
5 Unhook Water
6 Dump & Unhook Sewer
7 Unhook Electric
8 Unhook Cable
9 Check Toad
10 Lock Basement Doors
11 Store 'family' sign
12 Antenna Down
13 Remove wheel chocks
14 Close door securely
15 Check counter tops
16 Check roof vents
17 Hot water heater off
18 Secure shower door
19 Secure loose items
Tom and Katharine
'07 Winnebago Tour 40TD, 400hp Cummins
RVing for 19 years & 150,000+ miles
RVThere is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-2011, 06:24 AM   #8
Senior Member
mikron's Avatar
Thor Owners Club
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 860
We have a list we add to every trip the things we forgot the last trip. We keep this list on the kichen counter in the house and add when we think of something. IMO a walk around and a look under and over the coach is always a good thing to do just before I am ready to start the coach. My co-pilot (DW) checks the stairs to make sure they came in.
Mike, Janet & Duchess (cavalier King Charles)
2008 35B windsport, Brazel's rear TracBar, Koni shocks & Safe T plus steering
mikron is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-20-2011, 05:34 AM   #9
Senior Member
Fleetwood Owners Club
Gulf Streamers Club
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 597
the most important thing. honey we ready to go down the road.
safe travels bob,linda & missy
new rver is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-27-2011, 05:49 PM   #10
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 58
We never use a list and I can't remember ever forgetting anything. We keep the RV stocked with everything except most of the groceries, drinks, bottled water, dog food, laptops and clean clothes. We can split in an hour.

Always, always do a slow walk around before moving the rig. Check the toad, and then check it again.
falconbro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2011, 05:01 PM   #11
Senior Member
Winnebago Owners Club
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 321
The Android market has one some different check lists if you have one of those.

IMPULSE DRIVEN is offline   Reply With Quote

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
Good Sam CSP I mean SCAM camping fam Just Conversation 29 05-25-2011 08:57 AM
Free $25 Restaurant Cert from Good Sam VIP Blue Ribbon iRV2.com General Discussion 6 03-04-2011 07:00 PM
Good Sam ERS very disappointing! bucketsky iRV2.com General Discussion 16 10-08-2010 04:24 AM
Taking a week long trip with two teenagers...Where to go ? J.S.Eddy Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 6 04-02-2010 03:40 PM
Your Worst Camping Trip??? PNWGirl iRV2.com General Discussion 26 02-28-2010 09:37 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:22 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.