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Total Solar Eclipse 2017 (257 members)

A once-in-a-lifetime moment will sweep across the US On August 21st, 2017. The total solar eclipse will first become visible from the Oregon coastline at 10:17 a.m. between Lincoln... see more

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  • Curtis
    Curtis:
    Everyone in this group be sure to make sure your location is updated so you can find other RVillagers around you during eclipse time. You can also see where everyone is on the group map above. (This is UBER exciting!)
    • August 7
    • NCRvers and 16 others like this.
    • Curtis
      OntheNatch We're headed to Mitchell Oregon. Anyone else?
      • Tue at 10:31 AM
    • Curtis
      TheRunaways I went to a welding supply store and picked up a shade 14 lens for $4. Recommended by NASA but tends to give off a greenish cast. I plan on fixing that in post production. 
      • Wed at 6:29 AM
    • Curtis
      WyomingDebbie I'm totally a newbie at this! Thanks everyone for all the educating info!
    • Curtis
      Laurel and Elliott Heading to Hilton Head Friday and then driving towards Charleston Monday for the day...
      • 6 hours ago
    • Curtis
      Billthedoc Is it me, or is it fate - i will be getting the toad oil change in Poplar Bluff exactly when this damned thing happens. sigh. I am living proof that Murphy was an optimist.
      Grasshopper, there are three types of people in this world ...
      Thos...  more
      • 5 hours ago
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  • P and W Travelers
    P and W Travelers:
    We made it! We are at the Casper Wyoming Event Center parking lot waiting for the SHADOW. There's a big Eclipse Festival in town this weekend to start checking out tomorrow. I hope it lives up to my expectations
    • 5 hours ago
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    • Katrina and Dan Wilhelm and 1 other like this.
    • P and W Travelers
      Curtis We are having an RVillage Gathering in Glendo, WY... not far from you on the 22nd. (Post Eclipse Gathering) Here are the deets: https://www.rvillage.com/get-together/1964 Totally informal. Join us!
  • Szocik
    Szocik :
    Going to be home in Kevil, Ky for Eclipse. My family will be coming up from Mississippi to watch with us. Family time.
    • 5 hours ago
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  • Laurel and Elliott
    Laurel and Elliott:
    Heading to Hilton Head Island Motorcoach Resort Friday and driving toad North towards Charleston Monday for the day in search of a spot to ride out the eclipse. Anyone else heading our way?
    • 6 hours ago
  • prospectorTN
    prospectorTN:
    I have some RV parking spaces in Tellico Plains Tennessee if anybody's interested
    • 8 hours ago
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  • Curtis
    Curtis:
    We've decided to have an Eclipse Photo Contest. Watch your inbox for the announcement! We've got Sun RV Resorts to sponsor it with prizes and stuff. Sun? Eclipse? GET IT?? :-) Also, one of the amazing things about the eclipse is what happens to the lighti...  more
    • 11 hours ago
  • Bill and Diane
    Bill and Diane:
    Diane and I are driving up by car from Milford lake Kansas to Fairbury Nebraska to see the Eclipse
    • Thu at 9:50 AM
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    • Bill and Diane
      MikeMHK I'm just east of you Bill and Diane.  I am driving from Manhattan Northeast to Seneca, KS.  If traffic isn't too bad I will head north from there the 8 miles to the totally line as it crosses into KS from NE.  Enjoy as I am sure there will ...  more
  • Judy Kemler
    Judy Kemler:
    In place at Mtn Falls RV Resort in Lake Toxaway, NC. Signs on roads coming into this area are waning about congested traffic and to expect big delays on the weekend for eclipse viewers. Glad to be here with our dogs, pool, and wine! We are all set.
    • Thu at 9:04 AM
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  • Matt Wright
    Matt Wright:
    Still boondocking sites open! Contact me!
    • Thu at 8:25 AM
  • Skittle
    Skittle:
    We are planning on heading out tomorrow from NJ toward Clarksville, TN. We don't have a tow because we usually rent an economy car when we stop somewhere a few days and want to go sightseeing. Cheapest rental this weekend...$378! If we were just there for...  more
    • Thu at 8:12 AM
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    • Skittle
      Wncol I'm in Gracey, KY just west of hopkinsville a few miles.  Depending on your rig size, I might have a spot for the eclipse.  My big spot is already taken by a 37 foot motorhome. 
      • Thu at 9:52 AM
    • Skittle
      prospectorTN Im in tellico plains Tennessee have a couple sites water and electric available In townh
      • 8 hours ago
    • Skittle
      Skittle Thank you so much for the offers! We have been able to get a car and secure a site right outside of Clarksville. One of the last calls made for a rental car, we were quoted $487.89 + insurance for 3 days. We passed. LOL
      • 5 hours ago
  • Ted &Relinda
    Ted &Relinda:
    We shall be in Franklin, NC for the eclipse
    • Thu at 5:28 AM
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