Jayco RV Owners Forum

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-26-2014, 06:13 PM   #11
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: San Joaquin Valley
Posts: 41
When I owned a tent trailer and I ended up near a big luxury motorhome, I always thought I was smarter because we were both in the same place and it cost me a whole lot less.

Popcycle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-2014, 06:55 PM   #12
Senior Member
Tunce the traveler's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Bellingham,Wa.
Posts: 3,839
If I get the cold shoulder I just waite till they bring little Fluffy out for a walk and they just scatter like flies! Tunce wouldn't bother them but they don't waite around to find out. I'm more than happy to help anyone any hour of the day or night and I carry extra tools and parts for plumbing and electric just in case.
Attached Thumbnails

Tunce the traveler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-2014, 07:01 PM   #13
Senior Member
BigJohnD's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Florien, LA
Posts: 1,099
No matter what size rig we've had, we've always associated with everybody, no matter what they were in. Sometimes that guy in the popup knows more than that guy in the bus, and the other way around. I've been helped by others with small rigs, and I've helped people with larger busses. I will tell you, I feel more comfortable in the rig we're in now. Having the class A was very nice, but I noticed in some areas, the people with towables didn't associate with us as much.

Hey people, no matter what ride we're in, we're just backwoods rednecks that love to RV. If you don't talk to me, I'll still talk to you.
John and Rebecca Dickson
Emma-8 / Little John-5 / Iva-1+
2013 Ford F-350 Lariat FX4, CC LB PSD, DRW
2015 Jayco Jay Flight 28BHBE (#8)
BigJohnD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-2014, 07:51 PM   #14
Senior Member
kjohn73's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: SE Sask.
Posts: 245
My wife and I toured to Whitehorse, Yukon in 2013 and to Yellowknife, NWT this past summer. We pretty much had the smallest TT in most of the CGs we stayed in.
2012 Jay Feather 197 w/pull-out
1997 GMC Sub 1500 4x4;
or 2015 Ford F150 4x4 SuperCrew EB
kjohn73 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2014, 12:22 AM   #15
Senior Member
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: St. Clairsville
Posts: 227
We fulltime in a Seismic with a family of six. I look at some of those smaller units and think: "the places I could go with that!" I like the unit we have, but small and nimble can count for a lot. As long as it's fun, it's good. See you down the road.
djtho1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2014, 08:15 AM   #16
Senior Member
fielro's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Trussville, Al
Posts: 1,956
We started camping in a tent, then moved up to a popup, then to a truck slide in and now we just purchased a Jayco travel trailer and looking forward to spring. With that said, you have all types of people everywhere. I must say that campers are some of the most friendly and helpful folks I've ever met..
fielro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-01-2014, 02:17 PM   #17
Senior Member
bucko's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Lake Mary
Posts: 347
I always enjoy the folks pointing to my meek Ford Ranger 4x4 pulling our hybrid at the campsites. It starts a conversation, and we make new friends!
2015 Jayco Jay Featherlight SLX16XRB (TT)
2007 Ford F150 Tow Vehicle (TV)
bucko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-01-2014, 02:42 PM   #18
Senior Member
Ustabslim's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Spicewood, Texas
Posts: 918
Originally Posted by Roadwarrior View Post
Thanks for all the response's....hope everybody realized I was being tonque in cheek...
Tongue in cheek negates any size problems...

I know...I know...flag flag flag...just couldn't help my self.
2015 338RETS Eagle Premier gloss sides., king.
2012 Ram 3500, crew cab 4x4 duelly Deleted
16k miles, 530HP, 1000 +torque.
Ustabslim is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-01-2014, 03:15 PM   #19
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Missouri City, The Republic of Texas
Posts: 2,531
One of our first outings in the X23B was to a nice KOA park that was just teeming with large TT's, 5th's and MH's. There was a Casita but he left the next morning and I noted we were then the smallest in the park. In the mornings I felt like a field mouse that woke up to find himself in a herd of buffalo.

2013 F-350 CC SB 2WD 6.7PS
2013 Eagle Premier 351 RLTS
-SOLD- 2012 X23B
-SOLD- 2003 Ford Expedition 5.4, Bilstein shocks
RedHorse1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-01-2014, 03:21 PM   #20
Senior Member
milw156's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Redmond, WA
Posts: 303
I think nearly all started smaller or cheaper. God bless that person if their first setup was a diesel pusher, however we've found even with our first 23' TT and a Toyota Tacoma TV that nearly all are friendly and supportive. Just like in society there will be a few unfriendlies and idiots no matter where you go.

2017 RAM 3500 SRW Laramie Crew Cab Long Bed w/6.7 CTD & Aisin
2015 Eagle 284BHBE Premier
milw156 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
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 State Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:23 PM.

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