Maiden Voyage - Fiberglass RV
Journey with Confidence RV GPS App RV Trip Planner RV LIFE Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Take a Speed Test Free 7 Day Trial ×

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 03-27-2013, 11:08 PM   #1
Junior Member
daverosy's Avatar
Name: Dave
Trailer: (Li'l) Bigfoot
British Columbia
Posts: 12
Maiden Voyage

I worked on my Li'l Bigfoot over the winter. Pretty much a re-do / upgrade on just about everything.

We've dubbed her "Rosebud" - a la Citizen Kane.

My 5 year old son and I took it up to Porteau Cove, just north of Vancouver, B.C. on an overnighter.

Got lotsa attention and well wishes.

Can't wait to get out again!

Cheers and have fun!

Dave in Vancouver.
Attached Thumbnails
rose.jpg   IMG_0222.jpg  

IMG_0224.jpg   IMG_0223.jpg  

daverosy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-28-2013, 06:05 AM   #2
Senior Member
theresa p's Avatar
Trailer: Outback (by Trillium) 2004
Posts: 1,588
hi dave---great job on the re-do! i envy you having been able to get out camping already! that's the beauty of living on the west coast...we're still cold and snowy here.

will you leave your table down as a bed most times or make it up each night?

love the black....!
theresa p is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-28-2013, 06:35 AM   #3
Senior Member
GMike A's Avatar
Name: Mike
Trailer: 2001 Spirit Deluxe 17" K5NAN
Posts: 688
Thanks for the pictures. I am always looking for ideas. I like the contrast between the black and silver? Is that silver? if not what is it?
Would like to see some pictures of your galley from the front straight on to see your layout if you have the opportunity.
Just my observation but it seems like about every 3rd post is from Canada and all around the Vancouver area. I love Vancouver. When I lived in Glacier,Wa you could easily go to Vancouver (before 911). The streets were so clean you could practically eat off of them.
"Miss Adventures"
If you Rest, You Rust
GMike A is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-28-2013, 08:32 AM   #4
Junior Member
daverosy's Avatar
Name: Dave
Trailer: (Li'l) Bigfoot
British Columbia
Posts: 12
Born and raised in Vancouver! I like the fact that I can go camping and snowboarding on the same day, not to mention the beach. We have all the fixings and problems of a larger city, but nothing too crazy. A very multicultural city.

I plan some better pictures, those were taken in poor light. The curtains and cushions are dark blue/grey, counter and tables black, fridge and cupboard doors medium grey, floor grey, chrome knobs and stove, walls white. I'm really happy with the look. I took grey accents outside on the accessory plugs and vents as well.

More pictures on the next trip.
daverosy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-28-2013, 06:22 PM   #5
Senior Member
Donna D.'s Avatar
Trailer: 1988 16 ft Scamp Deluxe
Posts: 25,678
Neato! I like the gravel guard and all the great contrasting color... everything! :ance
Donna D.
Ten Forward - 2014 Escape 5.0 TA
Double Yolk - 1988 16' Scamp Deluxe
Donna D. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-28-2013, 06:39 PM   #6
Senior Member
cpaharley2008's Avatar
Name: jim
Trailer: 2022 Escape19 pulled by 2014 Dodge Ram Hemi Sport
Posts: 6,710
like your collection of insulators on back fence.
cpaharley2008 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-28-2013, 07:27 PM   #7
Junior Member
daverosy's Avatar
Name: Dave
Trailer: (Li'l) Bigfoot
British Columbia
Posts: 12
Thanks for the positive feedback!

I have a huge collection of insulators,,, I'm a bit of a heavy hitter in the collecting world. lol.
Attached Thumbnails
Picture 153.jpg  
daverosy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-30-2013, 04:41 AM   #8
Junior Member
Name: Maggie
Trailer: 1973 boler
British Columbia
Posts: 12
Yeah, Dave!!! I love it. What a beautiful job. (and I love the dog cute!) I'm sure our paths will cross at some point....maybe at a fibreglass meet up in the area? Now that we are actually enjoying sunshine it makes camping seem like a great idea!!! WhooHoo....go Canucks. :-)
Kitsgal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-30-2013, 06:41 AM   #9
Pam Garlow's Avatar
Trailer: U-Haul 1985
Posts: 3,429
Beautiful camper!! Love those bigfoots
Pam Garlow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-07-2013, 03:12 PM   #10
Senior Member
accrete's Avatar
Name: Thom
Trailer: Chevy AWD Van Conversion
Astoria Oregon
Posts: 1,004
Thumbs up

very nice project Dave, congrats!
Color scheme is clean and fresh.
Blogging from the WET! Coast of Oregon
Bed, Bath, & Beyond...
2010 Chevy Express 1500 AWD Van
Archive: Parkliner #35 build thread
accrete is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Maiden Voyage GerthT General Chat 5 07-15-2012 07:23 PM
Maiden Voyage lanegr8 Camping, Campout Reports 20 03-14-2012 12:05 PM
Our Maiden Voyage... Phillip Camping, Campout Reports 6 06-14-2009 10:03 PM
Maiden Voyage J.J. Diegel General Chat 5 11-13-2005 12:08 PM
Maiden Voyage Legacy Posts General Chat 9 06-15-2003 07:42 AM

» Upcoming Events
No events scheduled in
the next 465 days.
» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:40 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, vBulletin Solutions Inc.