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Author Topic: 2011 Pig Roast Thread (now the RSVP Thread Please let us know if you might come)  (Read 76101 times)

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Offline pineywoods

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The Pineywoods are still a MAYBE. Won't know for sure till after aug 1. I'm only 400 miles away around through the UP or 200 via ferry across the lake.
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JIm makes it tough to not go next year.  All them furriners.
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I hope that you are able to stay.  We will arrive at Hidden Hill on the 4th.

We have been assigned site #31, will be in a Class C Coachmen, and be towing the grey Toyota Rav4 that you have seen in several of my posts.
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If you were coming to Georgia, you would have to bring the umbrella  :D.
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grey Toyota Rav4 that you have seen in several of my posts.

Hey, I have one to.  Mine's Everglade Green.  8) When you pull into Jeff's he'll think I pulled fast one. :D

Pre-commercial thinning pays off. :)

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Great Minds think alike ;D ;D :o :o
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Great Minds think alike ;D ;D :o :o 

 Minds  ???  What is Bill talking about  ??? 

Of all the stuff that I have lost during my life, I miss my mind the most.    :D :D
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I don't miss mine at all. 
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 Don't mind Bill , he playes a whole different game then most of us  ;D :)
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Family and I can't come this year.  We have a friend's wedding on the same day.  Best wishes to all and have some pig for me!
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Trying out a new internet system.  So far so good 8) 8)  Looking forward to seeing everyone  :) :)  The ice cream selection sounds good  ;D 8) 8)
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Today was Pig Roaster Testing day. Everything checked out for another year and we are ready to roll after cleaning some insects out of the burner. :)
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Jeff, unfortunately I need to go from "tentative" to "won't make it".  I wish you and everbody the best of fun.


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Musta been the bugs in the burner Jeff. :D :D :D

;) Have a good one Scott.

Pre-commercial thinning pays off. :)

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SwampDonkey, you need to come as Scott's replacement.   ;)
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Jeff, unfortunately I need to go from "tentative" to "won't make it".  I wish you and everbody the best of fun.


Scott

Sorry to hear that Scott I was looking forward to seeing you again.  Maybe next year :)
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We are looking better every day. Just reserved a spot in campground, across the street from Magicman. Should arrive friday about noon.
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Good !!!  We will leave Monday August 1, headed that way with a Thursday the 4th arrival date.   :)
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Jeff, unfortunately I need to go from "tentative" to "won't make it".  I wish you and everbody the best of fun.


Scott

Sorry to hear that Scott I was looking forward to seeing you again.  Maybe next year :)

Bill, I hope so (as well as to meet and see everybody else at the P.R).  Unfortuantely I had to cancel the Sturgis trip as well, so I am already thinking about doing both next year. 

The second half of this year is shaping up to be incredibly busy.

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and a mix of log handling heavy equipment.