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Old January 30th, 2013, 11:17 AM   #1
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Masterbeatty's birthday is the 17th and we were thinking about going to the Mounds on the 16th. Anyone up for a Mounds trip? Probably going to be going early Saturday and spending the day there or until something breaks. I'll bring cupcakes!!!:)
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Old January 30th, 2013, 07:25 PM   #2
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Me aaron (foratm) and a few others r going to rocks and valleys that day u guys should come there with us
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Old January 30th, 2013, 08:35 PM   #3
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Are you guys just going up for the day or what is near by for sleeping arrangements? Camp grounds or hotels?
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Old January 30th, 2013, 08:57 PM   #4
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The plan as of now is to just go for the day i havent looked into hotels or campgrounds
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Old January 30th, 2013, 09:14 PM   #5
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There are a few hotels near by if we aren't all in the mood to drive 4 hours round trip. Maybe go up there Saturday morning- wheel all day and then crash up there Saturday night. Just a thought. I'll talk to Alex and see what he thinks about going there instead.
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Old January 30th, 2013, 09:25 PM   #6
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Ok cool sounds good!
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you can make the trip in one day. have done it plenty of times
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I don't know anybody who has camped or stayed in a hotel after a mounds day trip. It's just that close to home
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are you going to the mounds or r&v?
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Old January 31st, 2013, 08:56 AM   #10
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I don't know anybody who has camped or stayed in a hotel after a mounds day trip. It's just that close to home
Talking about going to r&v now I believe that's why hotels/campgrounds came up
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I don't know anybody who has camped or stayed in a hotel after a mounds day trip. It's just that close to home
Oh, no. The mounds is a hop skip and a jump away- I think 30 minutes top from Fenton. I was talking about R&V campgrounds/hotels Is the drive fairly easy? We've never been there.
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There are some very nice cabins very close to r&v that are also cheep-ish
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Ive never been to r&v either but it looks to be about a two hour drive from flint
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There are some very nice cabins very close to r&v that are also cheep-ish
Do you remember the name of the one you've been too! If not, no big deal. But good to know!

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Ive never been to r&v either but it looks to be about a two hour drive from flint
Its about 2.5 hours from us. Thats alottt of driving in one day. Personally. Maybe not.
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Lone pine motel in Clare, 10 min away from R&V, I believe it was $65/night.

Not exactly classy, but clean, warm, and dry!
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So R u guys going to the mounds on the 16th
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We are torn between the two. If we decide to go to the Mounds, would you and Ron want to go?
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Ill txt Alex the info
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Have u guys decided mounds or r&v yet?
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