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Old 08-01-2011, 09:44 AM   #57
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Originally Posted by cpaharley2008 View Post
So Barrie,
I guess you are in the "doghouse" ......
LOL... yes, I guess so. Of course, now it's a 'custom' cushion...

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Old 08-07-2011, 05:24 PM   #58
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Originally Posted by floyd View Post
We never deploy awnings, outriggers, lawnchairs or other trappings which imply "Camping" [we have no slideouts.]
We park in a reasonably level, inobtrusive spot, near other campers ...and get on our way, leaving the place as we found it without ever having been noticed.
Floyd has nailed the proper etiquette for parking (please, it's not camping) at Walmart or similar host. I might add do not unhitch unless it's specifically allowed. If you don't unhitch you probably don't need stabilizers or levelers. And, with our small rigs, no more than two parking spaces. Be as unobtrusive as possible; make it look like you just pulled in to shop.


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Old 08-09-2011, 10:18 AM   #59
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I've noticed that the only WalMarts where the overnight camping isn't allowed are locations that are close to commercial campgrounds where those owners either complained of unfair competition (hard to beat free) or filed suit.

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