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BelchFire, that does look about as midstate as we could get. It also looks like a very nice CG as well. My former minister is from Blackshear and I know he paddles the Okeefenokee "trails" and always spoke highly of the nature and landscape of the area. My DH worked down that way and spent a day at the Andersonville museum. He said it very interesting. The little train ride sounds neat as well.

BTW, our zip code is 30157.
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just from the zip codes mentioned, this is a general proximity area
of where everyone is.


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I'm off the map in the lower right hand corner.  But I can drive.
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belch, I did not see you on the forum map?

the place you mentioned looks nice too...

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Anytime would be good for me, except April 5/7. Glad to see the planning has begun. The fall rally was great!       30741

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Sailingfree and Mwowenby, where would you like to camp at? I am glad your in, but we need a little more input.
Campdad, sounds like you have the makings for an awesume campground in the works! Get us some power and a bath house and you would probably have some "frequent vistors"! LOL. On a serious note, I would like to know how far are you and Surgipat and the others from Alabama willing to travwl for the rally. We haven't set the location yet. I am hearing veterns state park, amenity, Mckinney has been suggested again. They all sound great! Lets get a majority. We need to hear from the former rally members and future rally members- yz10??? & Carolina Campers! Thanks for input Belchfire! Come on Florida members, need yours as well and anybody else who might want to attend! :baseballhat:

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I would like to stay within a 5 hr drive.
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as long as finances and work schedules fall into place, I would like to concur with Belchfire and say Veteran's State Park.

we have never been, and I have heard great reviews from others who have been there.

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Our zip code is 36201, which puts me just about center of the map.  We don't mind 2-3 hours tours.  Of course , one like Gilligans wouldn't be too bad in the right place.
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Certainly not if Mary Ann was along!  :D
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Our Zip is 35404. We would like to stay within a 5 hour drive from our place. But we had such a great time at the Fall Rally, we'd certainly be willing to extend that range.

Camp Dad, that is a super offer to rally on your land, but I just don't think I can get by without my microwave and Mr. Coffee.  :)

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I sent a message to Patrick and Jodi fom FL ("Ladyhawke") letting them know we are starting the planing for spring rally and also to let them know we are on this forum now. It would be great to get them involved in the discussion. 
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Always interested in camping!!! A place with a lake would be wonderful  ;).  Much further north than Atlanta would be hard for us. 
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Veteran's has a nice lake with a beach and kayaks/canoes for rent.  Lots of walking trails with geocaching.  And it's probably 2 hours or more south of Atlanta and right off the interstate.

But I'm not trying to "sell" you guys on Veteran's.  Anything in that general vicinity would be equally amenable to all.  For that matter, I've always wanted to visit Providence Canyon, but there's no lake there.  It's not far from Andersonville Prison, for those history buffs who would like to see that.

edit:  I just noticed that Providence doesn't actually offer RV camping.  That's on a different site.  Oh well; it sounded like a good idea.
« Last Edit: October 21, 2012, 08:37:43 PM by BelchFire »
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5hrs away wouldn't be bad, would drive further, depending if time and finances allowed it.

 

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