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Old 07-19-2012, 07:47 AM   #11
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Your cooking and I am soaking... we have had rain almost every day... only 4 days above 80.. and only had to water the lawn twice so far this year... it's pouring out right now and I have to load the camper today for a trip ..

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Old 07-19-2012, 01:43 PM   #12
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We just got back from Johnson's Shut-ins State Park near the Mark Twain National forest in South eastern Mo and had a great time. The Black River made the heat bearable. We are headed to Cuivre River State Park , near Troy, MO in a couple of weeks. The open burn ban is a dissappointment to the kids but totally understandable under the current conditions. We still roasted marshmallows over the gas grill.

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Old 07-22-2012, 07:10 PM   #13
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Average high in Phoenix is 106 and that is average. We are heading to Ketchum Idaho and then Seattle WA for a month to visit our sons. Any ideas how to move RV from back yard, through the alley behind our house, then to our drive way without taking 2 cold showers after the adventure?
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Old 07-22-2012, 08:13 PM   #14
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Just got back from our first trip, and got to 100 yesterday here in central texas. AC was working hard all day, but it was comfortable in the TT. But here in central texas, if I waited until it cooled off, we would only be able to camp 2 months out of the year .
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Old 07-22-2012, 08:14 PM   #15
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Here in Luray, VA, we have a pretty famous underground cavern that stays 56 degrees year round. And the owners allow residents of Page County to come in anytime the caverns are open and enjoy Nature's A/C free of charge. That's how we stay cool.
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Old 07-25-2012, 07:09 PM   #16
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After looking at some of the temps in other parts of the country, I thought we were hot at 100!!

But 113?? WOW!!

You know.... It's so hot I saw robins blowin' on the worms before they ate them!!
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Old 07-25-2012, 07:46 PM   #17
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I have been camping every weekend and starting tomorrow after work at 1600, or 2200, or 0600 Friday morning I am camping for the next 17 days.
No I am NOT retired. I work full time.:D

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Old 07-25-2012, 10:13 PM   #18
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Spent some time this week camping at Lakeside State Park in western NY, 93 when we set up Monday afternoon with high gusting winds, haven't had significant rain in weeks. But the A/C cooled it off nice and we slept in comfort, Monday night. Tuesday not as bad, and tonight wife and kids are still there, but now in a potential severe weather area, storms moving thru the area tonight into early am. I'll check on them in the am to make sure all fared ok.
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Old 07-25-2012, 11:30 PM   #19
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We just purchased our first "new to us" TT last week and took it out this past week-end. It was steamy for sure, but we had a good time and the A/C about froze me out. But going the TT way was going to be the only way that I could get my wife to start camping again. Especially in GA.
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Old 07-26-2012, 07:22 AM   #20
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Come on up here, it was just over 20 degrees Celsius yesterday and is forecast to be about the same today. It was really hot during the Calgary Stampede but my relatives visiting from New Zealand loved it and now they are complaining how cold it is back home, then again it is their winter.

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