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Old 03-21-2014, 08:46 AM   #29
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While I have not been told to remove the hitch, we were instructed to remove/fold our towing mirrows when driving without the trailer inside Yellowstone.

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Old 03-21-2014, 08:54 AM   #30
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Originally Posted by HiHoAgRV View Post
While I have not been told to remove the hitch, we were instructed to remove/fold our towing mirrows when driving without the trailer inside Yellowstone.
Makes sense, the Yellowstone Park roads are tight!

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Old 03-22-2014, 06:41 AM   #31
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Actually for many elderly people or those with bad backs it is a very difficult thing to do.
I know people who changed to a motor home because they could no longer bend and lift a 40 ot 50lb hitch head.

While I can still handle mine ok at 73 I can see the time could come where I can not.
I would rather lug around a full 30 lb propane bottle as deal with an awkward hitch head
I fully understand about elderly people having a problem removing the hitch. I happen to be 75, and have been lucky to be in fairly good shape so far on this life's journey.
When age does catch up to me, I'll either quit towing or switch to a motorhome, and I'm not looking forward to that time.

Old age is coming at a really bad time!

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