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Old 01-04-2016, 12:54 PM   #1
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Looking at some Campground memberships like Passport America and Coast to Coast, I am not sure if any of these would be worth the money or be something that would work for us. We just started to look into these.
Is there an opinion on the subject. thanks
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Old 01-04-2016, 12:58 PM   #2
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Have had Passport America for about 18 months and had occasion to use it two, TWO times only...

We are part time campers though, and maybe our standards for parks doesn't mesh with the parks/locations that accept passport America... not sure, but probably won't reup...
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We use Passport Ameica all the time when traveling and sometimes at a longer stay park. One very nice park in the wine region of New York accepts passport and we only had to pay full rates for 2 days out of 8. More than paid for it at that one park.
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Hey Vaughan ,


heading your way today.... Sitting in PA now waiting for the morning traffic to clear , than I am making a run for Richmond . .
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If you see this ~ I'll be in office all day till 5:00. Stop in on your way past !!
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I saw it... It will depend on my timing ! It may be close to lunch , but will not have time to eat..
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We had PA & only used a couple times also, seems Every time we tried there was some excuse that it didn't apply to those days, weekends, holidays, any day that ended in Y, so we didn't renew. Coast to Coast has too may regulations on when & for how long & you have to return to your home park every so often or that's how it was when my dad used it. Thousand Trails, like the rest is too expensive, has some really crappy parks that we've looked at, for what the membership cost they should be 5 star everyone.
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For us the only one we currently have is Good Sam. Some of our friends use PA all the time with good luck,but it never quite worked for us. IMO most the others are way too expensive & takes too long to realize any savings or even get your money's worth, but you need to find what works for you & go for it.
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Looking at some Campground memberships like Passport America and Coast to Coast, I am not sure if any of these would be worth the money or be something that would work for us. We just started to look into these.
Is there an opinion on the subject. thanks

Rod & Elaine:
There is another thread:
http://www.redwoodowners.com/forums/...lubs-3479.html
that has some good information. You might want to give it a peek.

We love using our memberships...
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We're GoodSam and PassPort America members. If you're a weekender PassPort isn't really for you as many of the PPA parts only honor during the week. If you do lots of traveling it can pay for it's self in several stays. As with all parks, there are excellent, good, bad, and ugly parks, but since we generally use them when traveling, it's only an overnite. It's really pretty much the same with GS, except you get only 10% off on your stay.
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