====== 2012 National TCT Camping Weekend ====== The goal of the camping weekend is to give every Tin Can Tourists a chance to camp with other TCTers. With camping friends in every state it would be great to have all states/provinces represented. When: September 28-30, 2012 Where: Everywhere but preferably at one of the TCT Friendly parks or multiple TCT Rallies listed below How will this work: Book a site at one of the campgrounds on the list or with a campground of your choice. Add your name to the list below indicating where you will be camping and hopefully others in the area will choose to camp with you for the weekend. I will create a window sign that you can post on your trailer for the weekend to indicate you are participating. Agenda for the weekend - a general format can be followed. * Social Gathering - Friday evening from 4pm-5pm - bring drinks and appetizer - meet and greet your fellow campers * Open House - Saturday afternoon from 1pm-3pm - open your trailer for TCTers and others to view * Pot Luck - Saturday evening from 5pm-7pm - pick a spot and bring a dish to pass * Campfire - Saturday night from 8p-10pm - gather around the campfire for stories and s'mores * Coffee - Sunday morning from 8am-9am - organize coffee and treats and say your goodbyes ===== TCT Rallies ===== Rally details: [[http://tincantourists.com/rallyregistration1.php]] TCT Rallies that weekend - 5th Annual Northeast Regional Rally - Sampson State Park - Finger Lakes Region of New York Fall Gathering - Camp Dearborn, Milford Michigan 2012 TCT Colorado 'Fall Fling' - Fort Collins KOA Lakeside Resort 2nd Annual Fall into Vintage Rally - Four Paws Kingdom Campground, Rutherfordton, NC 28139 National Camping Weekend: TCTers Welcome to Penn Wood Airstream Park! Penn Wood Airstream Park is a TCT Friendly Campground Located just off I-80 at exit 64 in Pennsylvania. It is a Non Profit 501 (c) 3 campground, and TCT members are welcome! 2012 rates are $20 a night cash or check. Bring your 25 year old or older RV any make or style, or be sponsored in by Alex Kensington if you have a newer rig. Big Campfire Saturday night weather permitting. Showers, laundry, propane on site. Good wifi in lots of areas! All sites 30 Amps! Lovely natural rural settings! Email Alex Kensington the sword swallower at: email@example.com for reservations and info. Not an Official TCT event but a gathering of TCT member for camping FUN! Brattleboro North KOA is a TCT Friendly Campground located in East Dummerston, VT. In support of the Tin Can Tourists National Rally Weekend, we invite all owners of vintage campers, motor homes and converted vans for a Vermont fall weekend, including a rate of 50% off the second day. Classic car owners are also eligible for the special rate in our cottages, log cabin, and rental trailer. The weekend will include a pot luck supper, open house, and ice cream social. Local enthusiasts are also welcome for the free open house on September 29th. To reserve, please call 800 562 5909 and tell us about your pride and joy to secure the rate and site area. You also can reserve on line (brattleborokoa.com) and in the special requests area describe your camper, van or car and we’ll make sure to take care of you. The Vermont foliage should be vibrant! ===== TCT Friendly Campgrounds ===== TCT Friendly Campground details: [[http://tincantourists.com/friendly.php]] Allegheny River Campground - 1737 Rt 6 W, Roulette PA 16746 American River Resort - P.O. Box 435, 6019 New River road, Coloma, California 95613 Brattleboro North KOA Campground - 1238 US Route 5 East Dummerston, VT 05346 Camp Dearborn - 1700 General Motors Road Milford, MI 48380 Camping Domaine Champétre - Exit 356 Highway 20, 888 montée de la station sud, Saint Vallier, Québec, G0R 4J0 CarrollWoods RV Park @ Grapefull Sisters Vineyard - 4903 Ramsey Ford Rd Tabor City, NC 28463 Compton Ridge Campground - 5040 State Hwy 265, Branson, MO 65616 Des Moines West KOA - 3418 L Avenue, Adel, IA 50003 Enchanted Trails RV Park & Trading Post - 14305 Central Ave. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87121 Four Paws Kingdom Campground - 335 Lazy Creek Dr. Rutherfordton, NC 28139 Hawk's Nest RV & Cabins - 200 County Road 97-A, Tionesta, Ca 96134 Hidden Valley RV Park - 5706 Coleman Way, Von Ormy, Texas 78073 Oasis RV Resort - 2715 Arnot Rd, Amarillo TX 79124 Orange Grove Home & RV Park - 647 Nuna Ave, Fort Myers, Florida 33905 Penn Woods Airstream Park - 999 Kindle Rd., PO Box 7, Limestone PA 16234 Ravine Cottages - 445 County Rd 50 E, RR 2, Harrow, Ontario N0R 1G0 Searsport Shores Oceanfront Campground - 216 West Main St., Searsport, Maine 04974 The Sou'wester Vintage Travel Trailer Resort & Campground - 3728 J Place Seaview, Wa 98644 Sumpter Pines RV Park - 640 S. Sumpter Highway, PO Box 204, Sumpter, OR 97877 Texarkana KOA - 500 W 53rd St., Texarkana, Texas 75503 Turquoise Trail Campground & RV Park - 22 Calvary Road, Cedar Crest, NM , 87008 Walnut Hills Family Campground and RV Resort - 7685 Lehring Road, Durand, MI 48429 ===== Participants ====== Here is where you can add where you will be camping so others can look to join you: ^ Name ^ State ^ Campground ^ Site # ^ Comments | Terry and Michelle Bone | MI | Camp Dearborn | 51 | Camping with the Fall Gathering in a 1957 Avion| | Kim Hoke | SC | Fall Rally (NC)| 9 | Rally Host - TCT Fall Rally, Rutherfordton, NC 1969 Avion| | Karen Heitz | SC | Fall Rally (NC) | 3 | TCT Member - TCT Fall Rally, Rutherfordton, NC | | Joy Taylor | NC | Fall Rally (NC) | 5 | TCT Member - TCT Fall Rally, Rutherfordton, NC | | Larry and Cindy Harrington |NC |Fall Rally (NC)| ? |TCT Member - TCT Fall Rally. Rutherforton, NC 2009 Shasta Retro Canned Ham| | Diane and David Barker | MI | Camp Dearborn | ? | 1964 Airstream Globetrotter | | Forrest and Jeri Bone | MI | Camp Dearborn | ? | Rally Host - Fall Gathering - 1949 American | | Nancy and Chris Ecarius | MI | Camp Dearborn | ? | 1960 Shasta Compact | | Hardy and Terry Evans | WI | Camp Dearborn | ? | 2012 Hardy Wayzless | | Pam Garlow | MI | Camp Dearborn | ? | 1985 U-Haul CT-13 | | Doug Hardekopf | IL | Camp Dearborn | ? | | | Richard and Cheryl Sands | MI | Camp Dearborn | ? | 1985 Airstream | | Faith Wickey | MI | Camp Dearborn | ? | 1977 Avion | | Marilyn Childers | MI | Camp Dearborn | ? | 1964 Arrow | | Wayne & Rosie Colson | SC| Fall Rally (NC) | ? | 1963 Bambi | | Barbara and Roger Pisa|MI|CAMP DEARBORN |57| 1962 SHATA ASTROFLYTE| |Vernon & Lori Thompson| KS| Ft Collins CO|?| 1959 Oasis| |Karen & Kenny Campbell (SW TCT Rep)|NM| Camp Dearborn|?| 2013 Itasca Motorhome| |Brent & Susie Walker | NC| Fall Rally (NC) | 7| TCT Member - TCT Fall Rally, Rutherfordton, NC 1969 Shasta Compact| |Stephanie & Herb Distler|PA|Roulette or Limestone, PA|?|1966 Winnebago Travel Trailer| |Jackie Jernigan | MI | Camp Dearborn | 32 | Fall Rally - 1962 Comanche | |Tim & Ruth Casteen | VA | Fall Rally (NC) | 14 | 83 Avion 30P TCT national rally weekend Rutherfordton, NC | |Ruel & Marion Scott | VA | Fall Rally (NC)| 13 | 86 Avion 30R Silver Edition TCT national rally weekend Rutherfordton, NC | |Alexander Kensington & Charon Henning | PA | Penn Woods Campground | ? | 1966 Airstream Safari | |Larry and Hilda Hill | NC | Fall Rally, NC | ? | 60 Shasta & 59 El Camino | |Tom & Peggy Trueman | Mi. | Camp Dearborn | 83 | Camping with Fall Gathering in 1964 Airstream | |Ron Palmer & Sherry Wolff|Buffalo| Camp Dearborn|99| 1976 Scotty HiLander Trunk back| |Eric Johnson & Joe Arrigo | CT | Lake Williams Campground | A35 | Also attending the CT Renaissance Faire on Saturday - 1987 Corsair | |John & Barb Harnois| VT | Brattleboro KOA | ? | 1967 Scotty Goucho | Jane Thibeault & Don McIver/VT/Brattleboro KOA/?/ 1965 13 ft. Scotty Gaucho ===== Questions/Comments ====== If you have any questions or comments - please add them here! After the camping weekend - send your pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will post them to our website for everyone to view all of the fun from across the nation!