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1 month away! Who's still going? Im just about ready to go NOW! hahaha
 
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mee tooo!! i just realized it's one month away. i told my GF and she's like "yea, duh!"
 
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I'm coming but my tag along isn't. Two people already have this weekend off where she works so she isn't able to. :(
 
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yeah for sure we should convoy. not sure about the up hah, I'd like to get home and get some sleep before work monday
 
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directions are telling me to cut into canada but it only saves me 20 minutes so i might not lol
i put some stuff in my toobox already and its still a month away haha and i HOPE someone comes with me or im going to go crazy driving 16hrs
 

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i just called the hotel to see if i could come up a night early with friends/family rate and they said yes. i'll be there friday night, all day saturday and if anyone is going on sunday morn too.

Comfort Inn & Suites (MI378) 7576 S Pere Marquette Hwy, Pentwater, MI, US, 49449 is where i'm staying at. google says its about 30-40 mins away.
 
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i just called the hotel to see if i could come up a night early with friends/family rate and they said yes. i'll be there friday night, all day saturday and if anyone is going on sunday morn too.

Comfort Inn & Suites (MI378) 7576 S Pere Marquette Hwy, Pentwater, MI, US, 49449 is where i'm staying at. google says its about 30-40 mins away.
30-40 min? damn! lol im staying right on the dunes theres a motel there looks pretty nice too, a few others are staying there as well and they have good rates
 
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this is $30-35 a night. nice bed, wifi, continental breakfast, shower, cable, that sort of thing. the GF isn't really into the whole camping thing. we'll get her there tho.
 
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this is $30-35 a night. nice bed, wifi, continental breakfast, shower, cable, that sort of thing. the GF isn't really into the whole camping thing. we'll get her there tho.
oh lol im paying 56/night and i dunno about any of the other stuff but i do know i can walk to the camp sites
 
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I'm about 90% sure Kim and I are not going.
 
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Hell yeah can't wait,campsites are where the fun is at. Bring yer beer! My gf didn't think she would like camping,especially in a tent. But she loved the dunes trip last August, even with all the severe weather that happened overnight. I got so much work to do ill prolly be workn the night before again but I can't wait
 

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I'm about 90% sure Kim and I are not going.
Oh you m f'r!
 
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Oh you m f'r!
Gatta house to get done.
 
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Originally Posted by INT3RC3PTOR View Post
Hell yeah can't wait,campsites are where the fun is at. Bring yer beer! My gf didn't think she would like camping,especially in a tent. But she loved the dunes trip last August, even with all the severe weather that happened overnight. I got so much work to do ill prolly be workn the night before again but I can't wait
I'll be staying at Silver Sands so ill be able to walk to the camp sites and believe me, ill have some beer haha.
 
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16 hours wow... i drove it 3 weeks ago took me 13 went up their for vac and the sand is amazing. i would love to attend this but maybe next year lol ive alredy had my fun lol.
 
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yeah 16hrs for me, 1000 miles if i avoid canada which im going ot do so i don't have to pay ridiculous fees and crap lol only 20 more minutes to avoid canada so im going to do that haha
 
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what redonkulous fees? toll is like $4.50ish each way. it only gets expensive if you get on the 407. plus you get to see beautiful ontario. what more could you want? cross at niagara falls and see the horseshoe falls. our side is better btw....
 
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i'd be on the 401, 402, 403 and 405 if i go through canada. I'll also need to bring my passport if i go that way i have no clue where it is lol
 
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how are we gona meet up? is there a banner or something? i've never been there and if some one says, "we're meeting in the back parking lot then going in together" i'm not gonna know where the back parking lot is.

i know alot of you guys are staying at the campground and i'm a half hour out so i was just curious.

also i went to the silver lake site and it mentions something about vouchers. do i nee to buy one of these also or just the ORV sticker and park pass?
 

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You wait to get the vouchers till Saturday. That's the only day you need one or Sunday, Weekdays are open. We can meet at the dune parking lot,campground, or gas station. Its a real easy place to figure out,its nice and small
 
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Morris, I can get you a voucher Friday night so you have it the next morning. You have my cell number and we can meet up with you ahead of time before entering the dunes. Its a very small town and easy to navigate.
 
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thanks rob. do the vouchers cost anything or is it justt a place holder to enter the site?
 
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thanks ace.
 
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