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Old 01-03-2017, 05:54 AM   #1
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Just retired one month ago. Previous to retirement we picked up our new 2016 Eagle HT 28.5RSTS and 2016 GMC 2500HD Denali. Parked the trailer for the winter and looking forward to our first trip in the spring. We have been camping for 30 years in all types of campers. Decided to purchase a FW now that we have time for longer trips. We typically travel with my wife's brother and his wife and have great fun. Looking forward to all the great information on this Forum.
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Old 01-03-2017, 06:42 AM   #2
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Old 01-03-2017, 09:38 AM   #3
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Congratulations on the retirement, your new RV and trailer, and welcome to the JOF.
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Old 01-03-2017, 10:03 AM   #4
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Welcome to the Jayco Forum. We retired 6 months ago and just love RVing in our Jayco. We are looking at upgrading to an Eagle HT 5er this year, also for longer duration trips. Enjoy your retirement and stay active....it really helps.
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Old 01-03-2017, 10:25 AM   #5
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Thanks everybody for the warm welcome.
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Old 01-03-2017, 06:08 PM   #6
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CONGRATULATIONS on the JAYCO!!!

...and WELCOME TO JOF!!! The members here are GREAT!!! There is a lot of GREAT information to be found here. I am sure that you will have information and pictures to share with us... so please do!!

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Old 01-03-2017, 06:46 PM   #7
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Wow! Congratulations on retirement and the new trailer. I have that exact fifth wheel. Bought it a couple months ago and I also retired 10 months ago. You're going to love that camper! We took ours out last week and loved it! I'm sure you will too!

And at the campsite



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Congrats on retirement, the new memory maker and, welcome to JOF !
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Welcome to JOF! Congrats on your retirement and new 5th Wheel, life is good, I retired about three years ago and love it.
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Old 01-04-2017, 04:44 AM   #10
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Nice pictures. I envy your camping last week. I picked up my winterized camper ,had a bottle of wine with friends than covered it until April. I like your cover setup. I wonder if that would handle a snow load.

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