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Old 05-14-2012, 05:47 AM   #1711
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A bunch of my riding buddies and I make an annual pilgrimage to camp and ride in northwest BC.
We have been doing it so long the third generation is almost old enough to go along.

Can you really call it camping when you take along a beer fridge,



a white leather couch and a thermal siphoning water heater,



a water heater for showers,



Which we also use to heat a hot tub,



Oh, and we eat pretty well too!



Cheers to you all.
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Old 05-14-2012, 07:33 AM   #1712
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I'm not sure that counts as camping, but I'm jealous all the same.
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Old 05-14-2012, 09:26 AM   #1713
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A bunch of my riding buddies and I make an annual pilgrimage to camp and ride in northwest BC.
Had you not mentioned BC, I might've guessed that was somewhere in West Virginia... or Georgia.
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Old 05-14-2012, 10:52 AM   #1714
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Only recent one I have.

The view from the vestibule right around dawn over the lake at Wind Creek State Park in Alabama. Not a bad view but an overpriced RV campground and a less than friendly staff.

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Old 05-14-2012, 01:35 PM   #1715
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I'm not sure that counts as camping, but I'm jealous all the same.
I'm going camping with them.

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Old 05-14-2012, 03:32 PM   #1716
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A bunch of my riding buddies and I make an annual pilgrimage to camp and ride in northwest BC.
We have been doing it so long the third generation is almost old enough to go along.

Can you really call it camping when you take along a beer fridge,



a white leather couch and a thermal siphoning water heater,



a water heater for showers,



Which we also use to heat a hot tub,



Oh, and we eat pretty well too!



Cheers to you all.
It does look like a great time but not sure about the big bottle of hand cream right in the middle of camp?
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Old 05-14-2012, 03:43 PM   #1717
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It does look like a great time but not sure about the big bottle of hand cream right in the middle of camp?
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Old 05-14-2012, 03:56 PM   #1718
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Old 05-14-2012, 03:59 PM   #1719
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Old 05-14-2012, 07:22 PM   #1720
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It does look like a great time but not sure about the big bottle of hand cream right in the middle of camp?
Good one.

Actually its soap.
You can see the whole unit here.
There is a tap on the side opposite the fire for washing hands and dishes.
All the legs and tubing come off and get stored inside it for travel.
It's all stainless and holds about 8 gallons.
It is the best piece of camping gear I ever built and it even keeps the bacon warm until the eggs are ready.



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Old 05-15-2012, 12:58 AM   #1721
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No fridges or leather couches, just sleeping mats and sleeping bags.

On a recent trip, sleeping in the open under the African sky not much can compare!







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Old 05-15-2012, 03:23 AM   #1722
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Czech Republic.. close to the river :)



France



Sweden



Lofoten Norway 11pm... looks like day.

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Old 05-15-2012, 05:38 AM   #1723
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Good one.

Actually its soap.
You can see the whole unit here.
There is a tap on the side opposite the fire for washing hands and dishes.
All the legs and tubing come off and get stored inside it for travel.
It's all stainless and holds about 8 gallons.
It is the best piece of camping gear I ever built and it even keeps the bacon warm until the eggs are ready.



Cheers.
Ah, good to hear! You guys do put together an over the top camp!
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Old 05-15-2012, 06:22 AM   #1724
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Ah, good to hear! You guys do put together an over the top camp!
This was in Stewart a few years ago.
Not as elaborate a setup.



But the view from camp made up for it !

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Old 05-16-2012, 02:16 AM   #1725
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Not a cage, cager or tar road any where near by. But blerry cold camping in winter.

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