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Old 09-25-2013, 12:15 PM   #21
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Can't believe Mexico isn't on anyone's bucket list
I would love to see Mexico by Airstream but because of the stories we have heard regarding safety in Mexico, I would not feel comfortable traveling alone with my trailer. My father in law travels regularly to Mexico but it's not for me.

There are also people who are comfortable towing through snow storms, but I'm not one of those people either.

Hopefully in my lifetime things will change and we will one day travel down to Mexico with the trailer.

Even without Mexico, I probably won't have time to see all of Canada and the US.
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Old 09-25-2013, 12:30 PM   #22
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Burning Man
Yellowstone
Grand Canyon
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Key West
Redwoods in California
Tin Can Rally
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Alaska to pan for gold over a summer...
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Old 09-25-2013, 12:35 PM   #23
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Having been blessed to see so much of our country as well as others ,I still think the West National Parks are some of the most rewarding.
Been there , done that:
Smoky Mtn NP
Washington,DC
Jackson Center,factory
DisneyWorld
Mount Rushmore
Glacier NP
Rocky Mtn NP
Grand Canyon
Sequoia NP
Yosemite NP
Crater Lake NP
Yellowstone NP
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Old 09-25-2013, 12:47 PM   #24
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Ours so far is:
1. Sunrise in the Atlantic (did that January 2 this year)
2. Sunset in pacific
3. Visit every state capitol.
4. Every extreme corner of the country
5. With two kids, the list is growing.
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Old 09-25-2013, 01:59 PM   #25
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Michigan - UP
Alaska (I think by cruise tho)
too many other places to think of right now

LOVED PEI - be sure to stay at Bayside RV (owned by Airstreamers!)
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Old 09-25-2013, 03:55 PM   #26
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Lake Erie to Florida

Ferry to Cancun or close.

Panama to French Guiana

Peru to Chili to the Beagle Channel

Little jump by ferry to Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station.

Might need another propane tank.

I get 4 weeks vacation next year.
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Old 09-25-2013, 03:58 PM   #27
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Can I sign up for that caravan? Although, I might just need a heater for that one....
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Old 09-25-2013, 10:02 PM   #28
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I was talking to my wife today, about taking three or four months off work and taking the trailer and the boys across Canada. Go west up north and then return back east via the US.

Not next year, but with a bit of luck, the year after we should be able to swing it.
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Old 09-25-2013, 10:16 PM   #29
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With 11 days down and a 4 days to go in British Columbia, I would highly recommend this province. We started in Peachland on Lake Okanagan with it's many vinyards an wineries, our favorite Dirty Laundry. Then on to Whistler via Lillooet. The Sea to Sky highway from Squamish to Horseshoe Bay is one of the most beautiful drives we have ever done. Then we took the BC Ferry to naniamo then to Tofino. After two night on Mackenzie beach we are now nestled at Brown's Bay Resort north of Campbell River. If this area is not on your bucket list I suggest you ad it!
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Old 09-25-2013, 11:25 PM   #30
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Old 09-26-2013, 02:28 AM   #31
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Done:
Big Sur
Yosemite
Burning Man
plus other west coast places and National Parks

Bucket List:
Crater Lake
Albuquerque Balloon Festival
Yellowstone
Grand Tetons
Glacier (with the Airstream this time)
Platte River Sandhill Crane migration
U. S. extended meander, visiting friends and interesting places
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Old 09-26-2013, 07:30 AM   #32
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Ultimate Caravan:
Lake Erie to Florida
Ferry to Cancun or close.
Panama to French Guiana
Peru to Chili to the Beagle Channel
Little jump by ferry to Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station.
Might need another propane tank.
I get 4 weeks vacation next year.
Propane doesn't vaporize well in sub-zero conditions. Not only would you need another propane tank, you'd need a propane tank heater for Antarctica. Still, for sheer ambition and audacity, your ultimate caravan takes the grand prize!

Guess yours is an "ice bucket list"!
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Old 09-26-2013, 12:38 PM   #33
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Cool thread and ideas:

Our Bucket List for the future includes:
Burning Man (planning for 2014)
Alaska
Glacier NP
Grand Canyon, North Rim (and also he river)
West Coast (north to south)
Return back to the Badlands
Utah
Maine and northern New England
Finish visiting all of the Presidential Libraries
Jackson Center

Places we've been to so far:
Grand Canyon (South Rim)
Mackinaw Island
Mt. Rushmore
Crazy Horse (saw the night blast)
Custer State Park
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Old 09-26-2013, 03:09 PM   #34
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Wow, I haven't heard of half of these. Mid-may of next year, my contract ends and I'll be looking for a new one. I am thinking of taking my fully restored 64 on a 1 month trip that goes across the top and bottom of the U.S. Maybe getting some pics of us standing in each Ocean. I'll have to go through this list and see what works for us.

One issue is that I will have boys aged 7 and 13 (we'll probably skip Vegas and Burning Man). It may be tough for me and my wife to keep our sanity. I should save money with a 3500 lb 26' 1964 trailer but requests to stop every 5 miles for food may be tough to ignore. Fortunately my wife is a healthnut. Unfortunately, you can't always pull through a drive through for organic bananas.

Any idea where people get those neat US maps with the states colored in?
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Old 09-26-2013, 03:28 PM   #35
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Camping world sells them...http://www.campingworld.com/shopping...cker-map/32508
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