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Old 02-15-2012, 07:18 PM   #1
Name: Shelley
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Hi, I'm a newbie

Just wanted to intro myself. Just purchased a 1975 Trillium 1300. I have never owned a trailer before, but have camped in tents for many years. I'm thinking about trying some conservation areas instead of provincial campgrounds.
Has anyone camped at Falls Reserve in Benmiller?
Shelley, Windsor, Ontario

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Old 02-15-2012, 07:23 PM   #2
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Hi Shelley, welcome to FiberglassRV... we are glad you found us

I'm not at all familiar with the provincial campgrounds so will leave the answers to those questions, but I want to beat everyone else to say.... post pictures of you and your trailer when you get a chance... we love pics!

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Old 02-15-2012, 07:28 PM   #3
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hi shelley....alf stacey lives alot closer to you than i do, he might be a good person to discuss the conservation areas and/or provincial parks in southern ontario.
and welcome, by the way!
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Old 02-15-2012, 07:35 PM   #4
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Nice to have you here, Shelley.
In the '60s, people took LSD to make the world seem weird.
Now the world is weird, and people take Prozac to make it seem normal.
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Old 02-15-2012, 08:15 PM   #5
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Welcome, lots of Trillium owners here and good advice.
Sorry I am in BC so can't help on camping locations.
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Old 02-15-2012, 08:18 PM   #6
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Welcome, Shelley. Can't help you with your camping question, but I'm glad you found us.

Looking forward to seeing pictures of your Trillium.
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Old 02-16-2012, 07:00 AM   #7
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welcome. well,, everyone knows theres no good places to camp in canada,,,so just come to michigan for good camping.
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Old 02-16-2012, 07:02 AM   #8
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Hi Shelley,
Glad you're here! How did you find your Trillium?
Happy camping!
It's not the size.....
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:30 PM   #9
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Welcome to Fibreglass RV. I am sure you will find many valuable resources here. Do you have any pictures of your trailer?

Trilliums ROCK!
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Old 02-17-2012, 03:37 PM   #10
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Welcome Shelley, to Fiberglass, you will love it,we have a U-Haul VT
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Old 02-17-2012, 10:50 PM   #11
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Welcome Shelly
I don't know if you will get an answer to your question until spring. All the campers from Ontario are currently filling the campgrounds in Fla.
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Old 02-18-2012, 09:58 AM   #12
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Hi Shelly
Welcomme to Fiberglass. I am located in St. Marys Ont. Also have a 1975 (grn Grape) Trillium. Working on fix ups. I have stayed @ F.R. in Benmiller, great c/grounds and close by. Hopefully will be getting out a lot this coming year. Had a popup before, lot of setup whereas this is park and open the door, well not quite but wife will like better.
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Old 02-18-2012, 10:04 AM   #13
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Welcome to FGRV! I also am new to this world AND my first is a '77 13' Trillium.

I may as well be on the other side of the world from you though on the camping question. However, if you want to know where to camp in Louisiana/Arkansas, I'm your guy!
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Old 02-18-2012, 11:00 AM   #14
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Hi Shelley, I have not introduced myself on here yet but thought I might reply to this thread. I have heard only positive things of Reserve Falls, Benmiller. I haven't been myself. The question I have about this place is if it was affected by the tornado that blew through this past year.


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