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Old 03-27-2013, 11:12 PM   #85
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The little hotrod was actually picture prop, didnt run dont think it even rolled

Geez, talking about Airstreams,,,, a forever long one came into the park yesterday from eastern Canada,,, being pulled by a 6 cylinder GM suv.
The owner says the trailer weighs about 7 tons!!! With all the stuff in because
They fulltime in the unit.
I'll try for a pic of the tugntoad tomorrow and throw it up.
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Old 03-27-2013, 11:19 PM   #86
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I'd love to see pics of that combination- hope you're able to get some ...

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Old 03-28-2013, 05:09 PM   #87
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Talked to the guy, big hills and big head winds are the only problems.
I would have never believed it!
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Old 03-28-2013, 05:47 PM   #88
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Wow!

I wonder if that's the Buick Enclave/tri axle Airstream that CanAm Rv talks about having done...

If you caught the fellow's name, was it "Bill"?

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Old 03-28-2013, 06:55 PM   #89
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Now we know where the extra footage that was taken out of the "shorty" airstream went LOL!!!!! Holy Cow!
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Old 03-28-2013, 07:12 PM   #90
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I'll ask him.
I did notice the hitch and all the "stuff" around that area looked it weighed as much as my trailer!
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Old 03-28-2013, 09:18 PM   #91
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His name is Dick not Bill and yes he has seen his unit in the stream forums and seems to get a kick out of it but doesnt seem interested enough to bother posting. Very happy with the hitch and no trouble with the tug.
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Thanks for the detective work, Fred!

I'd sure get a kick out of seeing that setup going down the road sometime...

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Old 03-31-2013, 03:30 PM   #93
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Well its been a great stay but we're pullin the plug tomorrow morning.
Headed north to Pismo Beach for 2nights so we can take a tour ofthe Hearst Castle. Stopped there in 77 and 88 so we're well overdue.
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Safe travels as you embark for home Fred. I hope you'll keep posting pictures as you journey north.
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Have a safe and enjoyable trip!
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We made it to Pismo!
We left Oceanside 10ish and LA traffic wasn't bad only stopping a few times on the 405 and the 101.
We took 154 from Santa Barbara strait up over the hills, a kind of short cut.
What a beautiful drive away from the bustle of the 101. Was a little cloudy on the ocean side of the hills but clear on the other side and the vistas,,,WOW!
There was now place to stop on the way up but the view was great. If your coming from the north you will come around a corner and POW! Santa barbara and the ocean will just open up. Make sure you put it on your must drive list!
The pics are going down the north side of the range.
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There was a little town on 154 just south of the junction with 101. Looked like a good place for the wine tasters in the group. Nice trailer too.
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Old 04-03-2013, 12:16 AM   #98
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We spent the day at the Hearst Castle today.
If by chance you don' t know about it check it out.
The structures and surrounding beauty are
indescribable.
Tomorrow we are traveling up the coast highway to Monterey.
I guess there is some roadwork, a portion of the highway fell into the ocean somewhere around Big Sur. Could be interesting,,,,,update to follow.
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