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Old 02-02-2015, 07:37 PM   #1
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Am I crazy

suppose to be in the high fifties to low sixties this weekend, here in the heartland. I asked the wife want to go spend the weekend RVing. Going to be in the 30s during the nite. She said have to winterize again, I said why. We will jjust bring a couple of jugs park by the bathhouse like the old days. Let me know what you think.
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Old 02-02-2015, 08:05 PM   #2
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Go for it, I've camped several times in freezing night temps, even if you re-winterized, it's not that big of a deal


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Old 02-02-2015, 08:35 PM   #3
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Funny.... I asked the wife the same question ! LOL...
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Old 02-03-2015, 06:18 AM   #4
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I just told mine to pack up, we were going camping! Yeah, right. LOL. We do go camping every month, regardless of the weather. January we had two days of frozen water pipes in the campground but no problem. Just use the campground facilities. Cold weather is some of the nicest camping times we have, sitting by a good fire, just relaxing with some hot Java. One of our cold weather problems is our furnace. Thank goodness for the fireplace and portable heaters. My furnace is still not working properly and in fact is in the shop this week. Furnace has to be pulled out and check all tolerances to see what is going on. Thank goodness this happened under warranty as an access hole had to be cut in the basement storage area to get the furnace out. Waiting for results of tests. This is my third Jayco, most expensive unit to date, and first problems I have had with any Jayco. Still a great unit and we love it.

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Old 02-03-2015, 08:49 AM   #5
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I say go for it! Even if you did have to winterize again, I still think it's worth it!

DW and I had a New Years trip planned, but the weather was horrible, so we rescheduled for the following weekend. It ended up being almost as bad that weekend too, but we went anyway. It was relaxing and we got plenty of naps. It was dreadfully cold and rainy and windy all weekend, but we still had fun. Between our little space heater and our on-board furnace, we were snug as bugs. Worst part was all the condensation on the windows. I couldn't flow enough air to keep them dry, so I gave up and started using a beach towel to wipe them down every so often. We were at the beach, so it's too bad that's the only action the beach towel saw that weekend!

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Old 02-03-2015, 08:57 AM   #6
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Gee how hard is it to winterize anyway.. GO FOR IT MAN
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Old 02-03-2015, 01:08 PM   #7
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Winterizing is 30 minutes and a couple gallons of anti-freeze.

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Go for it, life's too short. Enjoy
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Are you crazy? Yes!
But I think that has nothing to do with whether you should go camping or not.

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Old 02-04-2015, 08:50 PM   #10
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Well it is 19 degrees here and feels like 12 degrees F. We are planning on camping this weekend. Hoping the weather man is right with the forecast.

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