Trailer trash camp?

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Trailer trash camp?

Postby capnjonny » Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:29 am

I have a customized 1965 Shasta compact trailer I brought to BM last year. I saw quite a few old trailers scattered around the city and wondered if there was a Trailer Trash camp or get together somewhere on Playa.

This year (my second) I broke my hip a month before the event and the Dr. wouldn't let me drive my stick shift truck so I I couldn't haul it in. Sleeping in a tent was not nearly as much fun or convenient, as having a home on wheels complete with bed, lounge (see "bed"), kitchen with stove, oven, and ice box, , not to mention an awning and outdoor patio.

So, if anyone has anything organized around old classic trailers or is thinking about doing something , I would like to know.
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Re: Trailer trash camp?

Postby BBadger » Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:36 am

Uh... maybe? I'm not sure how much people are interested in making their camp about the sleeping accommodations they bring unless it's something like VW Bus camp or something.
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Re: Trailer trash camp?

Postby Jackass » Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:42 am

There's a camp called the White Trash All-Stars, if that helps. They have a lifted 4x4 truck parked in their front yard...
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Re: Trailer trash camp?

Postby Admiral Fukkit » Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:50 am

I think you're describing most of BRC already!
I do like your trailer though. You should give it the full-on "glamper" treatment.

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Re: Trailer trash camp?

Postby Joeln » Tue Sep 19, 2017 6:17 pm

Does a clapped out 1978 Great Divide count as a classic?
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Re: Trailer trash camp?

Postby Token » Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:21 pm

Joeln wrote:Does a clapped out 1978 Great Divide count as a classic?


I had to look up clapped-out :shock:

Was bummed it had nothing to do with the STD.


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