Scotty Newsletter
Issue #025 [Archived Newsletters] April 3, 2007


National Rally

July 11-15 in Slippery Rock, PA: Twenty registrations in, coming from as far away as Texas! Only room for about 20 more, so sign up now! More information and to sign up...

Upcoming NSSO Rallys or Member Events

  • April 06-08 Renfro Valley, KY
  • April 27-29 Kamp Kansas - Canning Creek Campground, Council Grove, KS. So far there are 12 sites with 6 Scottys, 3 Shastas, a Coleman, an Aerolite, and a Van coming! A community breakfast and Dutch Oven dinner on Saturday. Register for your site if you want to come too! More info and register here...
  • June 15-17 Chestnut Ridge Park,
    Morgantown, WV

    E-mail David of WV if you're interested.
  • June 22-23 Oquaga Creek State Park, Bainbridge, NY. Ruth will be in Loop 4, A016. E-mail her for more info.
  • August 8-13 Watkins Glen, NY NASCAR Races
    Camping in the unreserved lot 7. See what Ruth has to say about it or e-mail Ruth for more info.
  • August 10-12 Fort Custer Recreation Area, Augusta, MI (Come camp with Mabel!)
    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 (Another Mabel campout!)
    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

Robert Strohm, Nancy Kroes, & Chris Strohm met for dinner in Battle Creek, MI after Robert and Chris picked up Robert's new Ebay purchases, a 1967 Ford Galaxy 500 and a 1976 JS715 Scotty

Welcome New Members

  • Alex & Katrina Whitley, Gillsville, GA
    1961 13' Scotty
  • Brian Poll, Neptune Beach, FL
    1982 13.5' Scotty
  • Charles Link, Fullerton, CA
    1966 15' HiLander
  • Charlotte & Richard McDonald, Carlisle, PA
    1971 18' HiLander Trunkback
  • Clarissa Wisner, Rolla, MO
    Looking for a Scotty
  • Harry Van Benschoten, Camden, DE
    1982 13' Scotty
  • Dean Handley, Atlanta, GA
    1990 17' Gaucho
  • Geoff & Christa Smith, Williamsburg, VA
    1976 18' HiLander Trunkback
  • Kenneth George, Birmingham, AL
    1963 13' Gaucho
    1973 13' Gaucho
  • Leslie Webster, Durant, OK
    1966 15' Scotty
  • Rob Lencke, Lake Elmore, NY
    1966 15' HiLander
  • Ray St Laurent, Deerfield Beach, FL
    1967 15' Scotty
  • Sally Reimer, Ithaca, NY
    1969 13' Gaucho
  • Valerie Pacini, Portales, NM
    1967 Scotty

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Scotty Images

Mabel has a new chair and she's ready for the National Rally at Slippery Rock in July!

Fran and the Trentley HiLander
Camping in SC in March!


David Turner in WV
has just painted his Scotty
See the before pic


Joanie S. has started the rebuild
of her 1961 15' Front Kitchen


Another shot of Robert Strohm's new Galaxy 500 and JS715


David & Betty Turner's new
1977 HiLander
Best wishes to David for Scotty addition recovery!

Tom Neal's new 1971 HiLander
That didn't take long to find Tom!

Nancy Kroes spied this '66-68 era
15' Gaucho in Zion National Park at the end of March.
Further down the road was a
Silverside Scotty, but couldn't get a
picture without trespassing

Scotty Restorations

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

Scotty Newsletter is an electronic publication of the National Serro Scotty Organization.
Editor and Yahoo Group Moderator: Nancy Kroes