Scotty Newsletter
Issue #024 [Archived Newsletters] March 1, 2007


National Rally

July 11-15 in Slippery Rock, PA: Fourteen registrations in with one family coming all the way from Texas! We can only accomodate about 30 more. Make sure you'll have a spot - sign up now! More information and to sign up...

Upcoming NSSO Rallys or Member Events

  • April 06-08 Renfro Valley, KY
    Doug of MI would like to get a Scotty gathering together for Easter 2007 weekend at Renfro Valley, KY. If you're interested, send Doug an e-mail.
  • April 27-29 Kamp Kansas - Canning Creek Campground, Council Grove, KS. This one is really shaping up folks - register for your site if you want to come too! Mabel will be driving 12 hours from Michigan to make this campout. Should be fun. More info and register here...
  • June 15-17 Chestnut Ridge Park,
    Morgantown, WV

    E-mail David of WV if you're interested.
  • August 10-12 Fort Custer Recreation Area, Augusta, MI
    Check this one out and register now if a trip to Michigan is doable for you! More info...
  • August 17-19 Singing Waters, Old Forge, NY
    E-mail Tom if you're interested.

  • September 21-23 Spring Lake Campground, Fife Lake, MI
    This should be fall color time in upper Michigan and an opportunity for a kayak or canoe trip down the Manistee River. More information...

Other Events
These events aren't sponsored by the National Serro Scotty Organization, but group members may find them of interest. Please contact the listed person for more information.

  • May 17-20 Camp Dearborn, Milford, MI
    This is a Tin Can Tourist annual event. Doug Keister, who's authored Silver Palaces and Mobile Mansions will be there. He's writing another book, Teardrops and Tiny Trailers, which will include Serro Scotty. Doug would like to get some pictures of Scottys while he's there. Register soon if you want to attend, campsites are limited and this is a popular event!
  • May 18-20 Tub Run, Confluence, PA
    E-mail Larry if you're interested.
  • August 01-04 SSCE Rally at Scottyland, Rockwood, PA. E-mail Jeanie for more info.
  • October 05-08 Rail Fan Campout, Wright's Orchard Station, Altoona, PA. E-mail Rose if you're interested.

Scotty Gatherings

No pictures of the event, but Doug of Brighton, MI and Ken of Livonia, MI got to meet for the first time over breakfast.

New member Tom Neal's "family". From left to right: Ben 6, holding Jasper, Josh 8, holding their "Scotty" Maddie, and Tyler 9. Tom is looking for a 1970 or 1971 HiLander. If you know of one, please e-mail Tom!

Welcome New Members

  • Beverly Brand, Chattanooga, TN
    1958 13' Scotty
  • Bill Campbell, Gallatin, TN
    1971 13' Gaucho
  • Bill & Cathy Heilman, Spring Hill, KS
    1978 15' HiLander
  • Don & Sally Arlington, Manvel, TX
    1977 13' Gaucho
  • George James, Robersonville, NC
    1968 13' Gaucho
  • Harry Van Benschoten, Camden, DE
    1982 13' Scotty
  • J & Aimee Beech, Big Lake, AK
    1970 13' Gaucho
  • Jack & Delphine Casali, Mastic Beach, NY
    1981 17' Scotty
  • KC & Hulda Newcome, Salem, OH
    1976 15' JS715
  • Larry Lontz, Woodbridge, VA
    Looking for a Scotty
  • Nathan Green, Springfield, VA
    Looking for a Scotty
  • Robert & Tracy Broome, Butler, PA
    1977 15' JS715
  • Tom & Kim Neal, Clarkston, MI
    Looking for a 1970 or 1971 15' HiLander
    E-mail Tom if you find one...

Units for Sale

Scotty Parts

Scotty Restorations

Tom Bernot is now doing trailer repairs and rebuilds. Tom's work is really superb - check out Tom's work . He's located 30 miles N. of Pittsburgh and can be contacted via e-mail to or phone at 724-763-8025.

Vintage Trailer CDs

E-mail Juergen

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Other Trailer Sites

Scotty Images

Christi & Terry's Scotty in Arkansas
Waiting for Spring!

It even snowed in Virginia!
The Trentley's HiLander


Chris Strohm's new tow vehicle
1961 Olds 98 Sport Sedan
Very nice Chris!


Cynthia Blair's new 1977 13' Gaucho

Chris Strohm's brother's new 1976 Scotty. Is it a 15' Gaucho or a JS715?


This Scotty appeared in a Vintage Vacations site. Check out the cool 56-56 era Ford F100 next to it!

Cuz'n Dean and his 18' HiLander Trunkback plan to make it to
Kamp Kansas!

Sparky VonZippers Shetrone

Bob Shetrone just got a
1952 Yellowstone!

The Boardmans are selling this
1968 15' Gaucho - more info...

New camper being made in Michigan
Very spacious - check it out!

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