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Aug 27, 2011 - OTRA - NY - Marathon

8/27/11 Gotta’ hurry; gotta’ hurry. Gotta’ beat Hurricane Irene to New York so we can get all set up before the rains come. Off by 9:00 a.m. under cloudy skies ... the rain isn’t supposed to be arriving ‘til late afternoon or evening. Our goal today is Marathon, New York, and the Country Hills Campground, a nice country place where we stayed 2 years ago. After a 25 minute stop at a NY rest area, we arrived at the campground at 12:45. Total miles driven today: 174. Got set up and then drove back into Marathon because, when we had come...

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Aug 10, 2009 - OTRA - NY - Marathon

8/10/09 Today was supposed to be our day to hit the road for Marathon, NY, but as Bob was checking the tires this morning (AFTER I had packed everything away in their travel places and had the one slide in), he came in to say the right rear inside dually was flat. Oh rats. Well, thank goodness for Good Sam Emergency Road Service, a Christmas present from my daughter and her husband. One call and 3 ½ hours later, the flat is fixed (the bracket for the extended valve stem had come off somewhere and the rubber stem was rubbed down to the steel...

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