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CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Discuss the different camps and roads of the Kruger National Park
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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby DinkyBird » Thu Mar 20, 2014 6:56 pm

Now I want to go camping! (in Kruger!)

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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby tent dweller » Thu Mar 20, 2014 7:17 pm

DinkyBird wrote:Now I want to go camping! (in Kruger!)


Me too, me too ..........................
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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby 4O4-5O4 » Thu Mar 20, 2014 7:23 pm

Its awesome to see so many contributions, thanks for your efforts - for those who haven't posted, come on guys, keep the thread going, lets see your campsite setup. Thanks

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Unread postby GlenD » Thu Mar 20, 2014 7:39 pm

spargish wrote:That Canvas tent brings back so many memories GlenD. I love the metallic stickers on the window


Spargish, that tent was our family tent that i was introduced to camping in. My Dad bought it in 1985 and I bought it from him in 2009. Each sticker tells a holiday story, starting with Lower Sabie (Oct 1985), the first camp we pitched that tent at (roughly where the swiming pool is today).

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Berg-en-Dal 28/12/2015 to 29/12/2015
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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby Hawk » Thu Mar 20, 2014 8:16 pm

Meandering Mouse wrote:I used to have a gazebo that flew away into a tree at Croc Bridge.


MM, only you could say that. You are priceless.
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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Thu Mar 20, 2014 8:40 pm

4O4-5O4 wrote:Its awesome to see so many contributions, thanks for your efforts - for those who haven't posted, come on guys, keep the thread going, lets see your campsite setup. Thanks


Well done on a brilliant thread. :thumbs_up:
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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Thu Mar 20, 2014 8:44 pm

Hawk wrote:
Meandering Mouse wrote:I used to have a gazebo that flew away into a tree at Croc Bridge.


MM, only you could say that. You are priceless.


Eish Hawk....those damn pegs :wall: :wall: :wall: :wall:
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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby MATTHYS » Thu Mar 20, 2014 9:45 pm

I am not a camper, but LOVE to see campers' gadgets and setups 8)

:gflower: for this thread, 4O4-5O4 !
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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby dellac » Thu Mar 20, 2014 10:05 pm

I am :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: with all you campers ... It's on my bucket
list ... I want to camp in Kruger ... We caravan here in the UK & France but I would
love nothing better than setting up my caravan next to the fence anywhere in the park :wall:

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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby Crested Val » Thu Mar 20, 2014 10:07 pm

Very nice topic. :clap: :clap:

MM Hawk is right.....you are priceless (and a joy!!) :k
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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby hilda » Fri Mar 21, 2014 3:25 pm

I'm not a camper either, but I do enjoy all your pictures of your campsites! Looks very nice and cosy! :clap: :clap:
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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Fri Mar 21, 2014 3:48 pm

It was the forum hat introduced me to camping. It just seemed fun.

My first tent, on my then back lawn.

Sarabi helping me to work this puzzle out.

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Getting there 8)

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We done it :dance: :dance: :dance: the ultimate moment of success.

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What I still had to learn. :wall: :wall: :wall:

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My first serious robbery from a tent.
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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby DinkyBird » Fri Mar 21, 2014 4:02 pm

Matthys, Hilda - non campers .... I will convert you still. To Glamping 8)

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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby hilda » Fri Mar 21, 2014 4:13 pm

You can try DinkyBird, but .... :lol:
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Re: CAMPERS - show us your camp setup

Unread postby MATTHYS » Fri Mar 21, 2014 7:48 pm

Glamping sounds very 8) , DB !
Something like the perimeter safari tents @LS :dance: , I hope :wink:
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