Tin Can Tourists

2017-2018 Tin Can Tourists Calendar

Call for submission for this year’s Tin Can Tourists Calendar –  “Home Sweet Home Away from Home” is the theme.  We are going to use this photo contest to capture submissions. Michael  Lambert would like folks to upload a high resolution photo of their trailers or combos. Please no people or pets […]

Photo Contest

We are currently running a photo contest and the most votes in each category will win Tin Can Tourists memberships for a year! To enter – click on “Photo Contest” on the main menu or here is a direct link: https://tincantourists.com/blog/virtual-open-house-photo-contest/ The Categories for the Photo Contest: Silver Palaces – for […]

TCT History

Tin Can Tourism: The Golden Age of camping Tin Can Tourist Camp at Braden Castle Manatee County Public Library Historical Papers Digital Collection BY PHAEDRA CARTER http://www.bradenton.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/article116633213.html November in Bradenton brings with it cooler weather and the anticipation of our seasonal friends: the snowbirds. Ever wonder how this traditional migration […]

Giveaway Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the November give away Winners of the random drawing are: Joan Baldwin – Color Me a Happy Camper Scott Fitswater – Trailer Trash and Proud of it bumper sticker Kathy Maat Roth – Trailer Trash and Proud of it bumper sticker Doreen Brannan – Trailer Trash and […]

Welcome October new Tin Can Tourists

We love our new members! Welcome to the latest crop of new members to join the club in October: frank justice Robert Brown Ainsley Barrett Dwayne Burda Chuck Rhynard Katherina Grier Brooke Reeves Joseph Carnevale Kris Bergesen Loyd Crites Sue Parkin Cherri Aiken Bob Garypie Joslyn Dewey Anthony Garreffi Billie […]

Tin Can Tourists History Presentation

Here is a presentation on the history of the Tin Can Tourists Club Notes for the Slides: 1. Tin Can Tourists Forrest & Jeri Bone 2. Credits: Florida History Museum Orange County Museum (Orlando) Florida Library & Information Services www.dos.state.fl.us.dlis History Wired – Smithsonian www.historywired.si.edu Library of Congress www.lcweb.loc.gov Mr. […]

2016 TCT North East Rally by Hunt Jones 1

In western NY State, eleven long and narrow “finger lakes” sit side-by-side in a north-south direction.  For 325 million years, this area was part of a large inland sea.  Subsequently, through geological uplift, the sea drained south as great gaps appeared, eventually covered by glaciers that carved the drainage river […]