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Title: Pocono Raceway Nascar Camping
Post by: JoeCamper on January 19, 2017, 11:40:31 AM
Pocono Raceway Rally 2017
Date: June 08-11, 2017
Location: Pocono Raceway 1234 Long Pond Rd, Long Pond, PA 18334
Campground Info: Click Here! (http://www.poconoraceway.com/camping-info.html#)
Reservations: call at 1-800-722-3929, or email bkrueger@poconoraceway.com
Coordinators: JoeCamper and ?
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     Electric - There are no utilities at the site.  A few of us run generators for a few hours during the day to charge our batteries for lights, etc at night.  Take showers in our campers etc.  If you don't have a generator, no worries.  You can borrow mine.
     Bath house - There is a bath house with flush toilets and showers.  Showers are normally nice on Thursday and Friday if you go early.  Cold showers later.  The campground is packed on Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday.  Showers are always cold and busy.
     Campfires are permitted, above ground.  One of us bring a fire pit.[/li][/list]
     Water - a fresh water truck comes around a few times a day to fill your water tank as needed. Cost is $??
     Grey/Black Tanks - HoneySucker comes around daily to empty tanks for a fee. Cost is $??
     Ice - Ice truck comes around daily, about $5 per bag

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Title: Re: Pocono Raceway Nascar Camping
Post by: JoeCamper on January 19, 2017, 11:57:22 AM
Namesite or guestArr/Dep?
JoeCampersiteThur/Sun
ChiefBowesguestThur/Sun
MDbairdsiteThur/Mon
Robguest
LoneLocksite
UK guyguest
Guitarmansite
GM B-in-Lawguest
Title: Re: Pocono Raceway Nascar Camping
Post by: Lone Lock on January 20, 2017, 03:38:43 PM
I'm in with a co-worker from the UK who wants to experience some "Americana"  :cheers:
Title: Re: Pocono Raceway Nascar Camping
Post by: Guitarman on January 20, 2017, 06:10:34 PM
I'm in with brother in law and camper.
Title: Re: Pocono Raceway Nascar Camping
Post by: mdbaird76 on January 29, 2017, 08:33:27 PM
I will have Rob and possibly Dave and Steve. 
Title: Re: Pocono Raceway Nascar Camping
Post by: JoeCamper on April 18, 2017, 10:33:10 AM
I just booked my reservation, family camping section
Title: Re: Pocono Raceway Nascar Camping
Post by: acenorm on April 18, 2017, 11:22:39 AM
We are going to try the Pocono Raceway Campground on Long Pond for the July race. They just renovated it and full hookups is $55 a night. Anne is thrilled....but the girls are excited.
Tent camping at Richmond in two weeks with Cadence, hoping for nice weather.
Title: Re: Pocono Raceway Nascar Camping
Post by: JoeCamper on May 22, 2017, 07:33:19 PM
Let's talk food for race weekend.  Each camper (2 people) will take care of a lunch or dinner for everyone.

Thursday
Lunch: on your own since everyone arrives at a different time
Dinner:

Friday
Breakfast: one camper provides and prepares
Lunch: one camper provides and prepares
Dinner: at the casino or on your own

Saturday
Breakfast:  one camper provides and prepares
Lunch:  one camper provides and prepares
Dinner: all prepare and split the cost. (Bacon wrapped Steak, baked potatoes, grill squash and zucchini, corn on the cob.)

Sunday
Breakfast: one camper provides and prepares
Lunch: race day food
Title: Re: Pocono Raceway Nascar Camping
Post by: mdbaird76 on May 24, 2017, 01:05:59 PM
Rob and I will take Friday breakfast and Saturday lunch.

For dinner, I will get the steaks from the butcher near my old work. I will need a count of steaks.