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Exploring Unique Locations with Harvest Hosts and Boondockers Welcome

June 21, 2023 Dan & Patti Hunt Season 2 Episode 34
Exploring Unique Locations with Harvest Hosts and Boondockers Welcome
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RV LIFE Podcast
Exploring Unique Locations with Harvest Hosts and Boondockers Welcome
Jun 21, 2023 Season 2 Episode 34
Dan & Patti Hunt

Have you ever camped at a loofah farm or witnessed the birth of a longhorn calf? Join us in this unforgettable episode where we share our most unique and extraordinary camping experiences! Our guest, Carrie Price, Director Brand Marketing, Harvest Hosts, also shares insights on Harvest Hosts and Boondockers Welcome, two popular programs for RVers that offer unique experiences across the US.

We discuss our love for e-bikes and the sense of community at campgrounds, while also sharing tips on maximizing your Harvest Hosts and Boondocker's Welcome memberships. Combining both programs can help you get the most out of your RV Life, and we can't wait to share our captivating stories of attending a cowboy church and exploring alpaca farms with you!

Carrie also shares 2 brand new programs: CampScanner and CampersCard.   
Check out the links below.
https://harvesthosts.com/
https://www.boondockerswelcome.com/
https://www.camperscard.com/
https://www.campscanner.com/

Get inspired to embark on your own unique camping adventures and share your experiences with us on social media @RVLIFEPodcast on Instagram & Facebook

Meet us in person in Hershey at the RV LIFE *Live* Event September 14th 
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Have you ever camped at a loofah farm or witnessed the birth of a longhorn calf? Join us in this unforgettable episode where we share our most unique and extraordinary camping experiences! Our guest, Carrie Price, Director Brand Marketing, Harvest Hosts, also shares insights on Harvest Hosts and Boondockers Welcome, two popular programs for RVers that offer unique experiences across the US.

We discuss our love for e-bikes and the sense of community at campgrounds, while also sharing tips on maximizing your Harvest Hosts and Boondocker's Welcome memberships. Combining both programs can help you get the most out of your RV Life, and we can't wait to share our captivating stories of attending a cowboy church and exploring alpaca farms with you!

Carrie also shares 2 brand new programs: CampScanner and CampersCard.   
Check out the links below.
https://harvesthosts.com/
https://www.boondockerswelcome.com/
https://www.camperscard.com/
https://www.campscanner.com/

Get inspired to embark on your own unique camping adventures and share your experiences with us on social media @RVLIFEPodcast on Instagram & Facebook

Meet us in person in Hershey at the RV LIFE *Live* Event September 14th 
https://web.cvent.com/event/f5a1b041-dc6e-4004-934d-700b8be3b806/summar

Special Discounts Codes: Click Link & Use Code

RV LIFE Pro Click the link for 25% off
• Motorhome Tires: $50 discount FIND MY INSTALLER
•Thousand Trail Membership Call/Text Warren & Sharon Lewis
804-366-0798
National Indoor RV Centers
6 great locations: Buy, Consign, Storage, Service & so much more.
CLEAR2O Save 15% w/ Code: RVLIFEPODCAST
Open Road Fuel Card save on Diesel Fuel
LITO - Luxury In The Outdoors
Open Roads Innovative Tolling Solutions
All 48 states
Open Road Resorts Mention RV LIFE Podcast
National Vehicle Buy or Sell Your RV
Harvest Hosts Boondockers Welcome
Code: HUN...

Dan Hunt:

What is the most unusual camping experience you have ever had? You're listening to the RV Life Podcast. I'm Dan Hunt with my incredible wife, Patty Hunt, And I'm going to tell you that we have had some incredible and unusual camping experiences this year. One of them was at a loofah farm. Who knew loofahs you know those things you use in the bath shower. They grow on vines And we were at a ranch in Tennessee where we witnessed the birth of a long horn calf. There are so many incredible things to do and see across the US, and today we're going to explore some unique camping experiences, not just of ours, but the experiences you can have as well.

Patti Hunt:

Dan and I have been exploring this great country for over two and a half years. We are full time and we have had some incredible experiences. as Dan has said, there are things that we never thought of that we've done in the last two years and can't wait to see what's coming next.

Dan Hunt:

Now that sound means it's time for today's fun fact.

Patti Hunt:

And it's brought to you by Open Road Resorts, and they have four amazing locations. One is in Dallas or near Dallas, the other three, dan and I cannot wait to get to. They're in the Montana Utah area near Yellowstone, and they just sound incredible. So we've already booked our time to be there and cannot wait.

Dan Hunt:

Now today's fun fact is absolutely unbelievable. We've talked about some of these facts earlier or before on the RV Life PodPak, but this one is just out of control. 61% That's right, i said 61%. Six out of 10 Americans report they are planning a road chip or vacation in an RV in 2023. That's a rise of 13% from just last year, according to our friends over at Wakefield Research. Now I'm going to take some of these numbers even deeper. On average, americans spend 7.4 nights camping each and every year. And listen to this almost 15 million That's right, i said 15 million households went camping or RVing last year. That's some pretty cool stuff.

Patti Hunt:

That is some amazing numbers, and even though Dan and I do a lot of research, these numbers continue to amaze me, and what I'd like right now is for our listeners to reach out. tell us about your camping experience. Are you getting ready to go? Have you gone? Are you full-time, part-time? sometime? What are you looking to do in 2023? Hold out on our social media that's Instagram or Facebook at RV Life Podcast. I want to know. I want to hear from our listeners.

Dan Hunt:

Let's start the conversation. Are you sitting on the couch thinking about it Or are you going to get off the couch and actually do something about it? Our guest today, carrie Price from Harvest Host. She's going to talk to us about Harvest Host and the unique camping experiences that they offer and, believe me first hand, patty and I have experienced some of the most unique camping experiences out there.

Patti Hunt:

Yes, And I can't wait. Carrie is going to talk about Harvest. Host Boo and Dockers welcome How they're different, how they're similar and some unique experiences. I cannot wait to hear of more things that I have never thought of.

Dan Hunt:

You know, it's just incredible For me sitting at the end of a runway of an airport and camping there for the night and washing the plane's land all evening there is nothing more exciting than that to me. The only thing that I don't like about it is I can't fly my drone there because they don't let you fly on an airport. But other than that it's just a great camping experience.

Patti Hunt:

That was one of your favorite. There's definitely something for everybody.

Dan Hunt:

I can't tell you how many times, unfortunately for us, we have passed a llama farm, alpaca Alpaca farm.

Patti Hunt:

Probably llamas too. Probably llamas too.

Dan Hunt:

But yeah, i'll tell you what being able to stay with them and actually help out on the farm with them and just being around them we've had the experience of the longhorn cattle and going out and just being in the field and just being with the longhorn cattle out there And they accepted us as part of their own. It was great.

Patti Hunt:

Now let me just explain to our listeners. longhorn cattle literally have longhorns that are what? seven, eight feet long. They're incredibly sharp. I gotta say Alpaca, longhorn, longhorn, longhorn cattle, go say that 10 times fast. They are like puppies. They want to come up to you and say hi, and we actually let them.

Dan Hunt:

I'm going to put a picture up on our Instagram page where one of the cows actually came. I was sitting in the middle of the field and this cow had to come out and check out my camera And I mean it literally came right up and nosed right into me.

Patti Hunt:

Well, that's because she was ready to give birth, which we actually got to sit and witness. Now, these unique experiences are not special for just Dan and I. They are part of the harvest hosts and Boondockers Welcome Experience And we're so excited to talk all about what they have to offer the cool things that you know we've never maybe heard of that Kerry's going to share with us. I can't wait.

Dan Hunt:

Along with RV Trip Wizard. Boondockers Welcome Slash Harvest Host were memberships that we had before we started our journey. So RV Trip Wizard something we literally don't move our RV an inch before we do that. So RV Trip Wizard was a membership that we had before we started RVing and Boondockers Welcome Slash Harvest Host was a membership that we had before we started RVing. Then Thousand Trails is another membership. We should do a show just on memberships, but that's a membership that we got within the first month of us starting our journey.

Patti Hunt:

Yes, and we should do a show of memberships Again. Shout out on social media, tell us what you'd like to hear some show information. If you'd like to be a guest on the show, please reach out to us on social media. And I do have to say we did have Boondockers Welcome and Harvest Host, and a Boondockers Welcome was the first place we started. When we picked up our RV in Colorado We were traveling to Las Vegas I got to say I was nervous about this whole thing RVing was brand new for me and we got on Boondockers Welcome, found the place. The people were amazing and they have become lifelong friends And I think that is the greatest part of and I say Boondockers Welcome and Harvest Host.

Patti Hunt:

they are a little different. You could buy them together, but they are a little different. We'll hear more about that during the show, but could not be more grateful of spending that first night with Neil and Mary Ann. I'm not going to give their information. She has shared with me that they're pretty booked out. So if she wants to share information, i'll put it in the show notes, but she has told us that they're pretty booked out. It's a popular place.

Dan Hunt:

They are booked out because they are the coolest people in the entire world. That's what they are. Yes, they are. You know, and I'm sitting here, we're doing this show and I'm having all kinds of show ideas. Do you have rules that you are V-Buy? We have rules that we are V-Buy, and some of those rules are we don't drive in the snow, except on our very first day. within our very first four hours, it started snowing as we were on the road on our way to Mary Ann and Neils. yes, neils, yes.

Patti Hunt:

And so you're saying rules and we broke the first rule, but we actually flew in to Colorado from Las Vegas, colorado Springs, colorado Springs, colorado.

Dan Hunt:

Beautiful, beautiful country.

Patti Hunt:

I don't know a whole lot because we didn't see a whole lot, but I definitely want to go back. But we arrived on the coldest day in 123 years. Now, i don't like the cold, i don't do cold. This is why we are V, so we can get away from the weather we don't want to be in, and it was really cold that day. And then, yes, when we started out, within what was it an hour of travel, it started snowing Right. It was crazy. And yet we stuck with this whole RVing thing, even with the craziness.

Dan Hunt:

Yes, we did. It is a lifestyle that I truly am so happy that we went down this road and made this decision to do this. It was a difficult decision. Patty had never really camped or RVed in her whole life. I did as a kid and I'll tell you, we just love what we do. We love being able to bring you the RV live podcast. We love bringing you our YouTube channel exploring through our lens, And we literally just spend our time traveling around the country and finding the coolest places and showing them to you. That's what our goal is is to show you the world through the lens of our camera exploring through our lens.

Patti Hunt:

And our voice on RV live podcast.

Dan Hunt:

And our voice on RV live podcast. So if you have rules, i'd like to know. please send me a message over there on the Facebook thing or over on the Instagram thing. The thing he does Send me a message.

Patti Hunt:

He does not do social media. Those things he's speaking of, whether it's a private message or in the thread, just shout out. I will answer any of the messages that we receive.

Dan Hunt:

But do you have rules that you live by? We try to travel for no more than three hours and we try to arrive by three o'clock. Have you ever pulled into a campground in the nighttime? It is hard sometimes, it is really hard sometimes, and so we try to get there by three o'clock. We try to travel no more than three hours driving, and we'll talk about more of those rules a little bit later. But if you have some rules, i want to know what your rules are too. We actually met somebody at Neil and Mary Ann's house that his rule was he traveled on Sunday. Every Sunday he was rolling somewhere. Okay, so we are having today's fun fact and we're getting into our guest today, carrie Price of Harvest Host. She is the brand manager, whatever a brand manager is.

Patti Hunt:

Brand marketing manager.

Dan Hunt:

Brand marketing manager. Brand marketing manager. So we're going to get into what her job is. Let's ask her what that is. yes, And we're going to talk all about the new campers card and the camp scanner card. That Harvest Host just came out so you can get the most out of your Harvest Host membership. You're listening to the RV Life Podcast. I'm Dan Hunt with my incredible wife, Patty Hunt, and we'll be back right after this.

Patti Hunt:

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Dan Hunt:

Inspired by France's passion business model, harvest Host was founded in the US in 2010 by Don and Tim Green. Joel Holland and his wife, mary Ashley, bought Harvest Host in 2018 with the mission to help a lot of people live happier lives by getting them off the couch and out on the open road, facilitating this with this unique camping experience called Harvest Host. Today, we're talking to Kerry Pice, the brand marketing manager at Harvest Host, whose job it is to make all of those incredible things happen, including getting you the RV Life Listener off the couch and out on the road.

Patti Hunt:

We are so grateful to welcome Kerry Pice to the RV Life Podcast. Welcome.

Speaker 4:

Thank you, thanks for having me.

Dan Hunt:

Well, carrie, i've got to start out with a brand marketing manager. When anybody ever sees that, they look at it with cross-eyed and says what the heck is that? So tell me about a brand marketing manager. What does that mean And what do you do every day besides get on the RV Life podcast?

Speaker 4:

Yes, it's about part of my day. My parents don't know what I do either. So what do you mean by creating that harvest host? Because we have a digital marketing session of the business. So they're the ones that do all the pay-doh. They're what you see on Facebook. My department deals with making sure that the brand is healthy, making sure that when the brain is out there, that it is represented appropriately. So the logo is included. We include the number of post locations 4,000 plus locations. We say one rate for a response, so it's just making sure that the brand is represented appropriately. And, yeah, so we deal with social media posts. Now, when you receive emails from us, that's my team. And partnerships, affiliates, advocates that's all underneath my team. So brand marketing is a very wide way of saying marketing.

Dan Hunt:

But you're not just a brand marketing person, you're an RVer yourself as well, isn't that right?

Speaker 4:

It's true. Yeah, unfortunately, i have not been an RVer since 2020, but I was a full-time RVer for almost over two years And I traveled all the way from Florida to a lot of stuff I used to post on Zoom. I see it's possibly every place you can stay as a RVer. We sold RV in 2020 with the hopes to buy another one, and then, as you know, prices came up. It became harder to buy a used rig, so we waited, but we're buying one soon.

Dan Hunt:

Okay, you can get out there on the road with us. Now, if you listened to last week's episode, we have decided, instead of buying another new RV our new to us RV I would like to say we are in the process right now of completely renovating our RV. So we put a new bed in, we put a residential refrigerator in, we've put a new floor in, we have brand new theater seating, new lighting throughout the entire unit. It feels like just yumminess on the inside. It is just a great RV now, and everybody that I talk to in the industry says well, you know that, old girl you have it's a 2002 Monaco.

Dan Hunt:

It was the queen of the road in 2002. Nice, fresh hardwood cabinets made out of real wood. So we're real excited about where we are with the RV And you know, i see you just in that process of getting back into the game. Hopefully you'll have all of that stuff done already by the time you buy an RV Now, explorer one. Our RV is always for sale too, so you know, maybe we can do a trade of some sort.

Speaker 4:

You happen to paint the walls, because we did that to ours and it was a big mistake.

Patti Hunt:

No, we've, nope, nope. We decided not to do the no, that's what we heard. and there is no painting being done, We're just healing.

Dan Hunt:

Now, what was your thought when you got on the road RVing? You know, let's talk about your decision to get on the road and go to RVing I assume it was you and your husband And tell me about that conversation. Hey, honey, let's buy an RV and hit the road. How did that go for you?

Speaker 4:

It was wild. You know, one of us had RV before. We had never even been on an RV other than when we went to go look at them. But we were watching some sort of show about alternate house living and season influencers that we actually still follow the cause of danger. So we converted their garage into a studio apartment and then converted their rooms into a big home to pick up a dean title in And then said, if you wait until one day, one day, one day, it'll never happen, Just don't do it. And I looked at my husband and he looked at me and we said let's do it. And this was six months of looking for the right rig for us, because we did sell all our stuff, quit our jobs, moved into an RV, really embraced the Nomad lifestyle And it was really amazing. I recommend everybody do it at least once in a while. It's an amazing way to see this country.

Dan Hunt:

Now, did you work for Harvest Host already when you started doing that, or did you kind of find them along the way?

Speaker 4:

Yeah, i was working in the office by the agency and it was a lot of work. I was working 60-80 hours a week, so I had a new routine. I taught me to list the Chinese children over the years. Now, while we were in the first six months, i was a member of Boondocker's Welcome and I hosted a job for a company for the first, last marketing role and I applied for it and actually got the job at Boondocker's Welcome.

Speaker 4:

So, I worked at Boondocker's Welcome as their one and only employee for over two years And then, when Harvest Host purchased them, harvest Host gave me the opportunity to join the team at Harvest Host, and that was about two years ago. So I think that I'm the one and only employee that works for both Harvest Host and Boondocker's Welcome, as well as been a member of both.

Patti Hunt:

Now for our listeners. we've got to clear some things up. When Dan and I joined, we joined Harvest Host and then we also joined Boondocker's Welcome. And this is going on three years, probably because we had joined even before we were full-time RV and before we got the RV, Before we purchased the RV, we had the memberships. Yeah, so can you just clarify I know they've now been bought and they've merged. Clarify for our listeners Harvest Host Boondocker's. Welcome how it works and go Just to clear things up.

Speaker 4:

Yeah. So yeah, i've been a member for probably over five, six years now, since I was a member before I started working for Boondocker. So they still act as separate brands and separate programs. You can be a member of one and not the other. So Harvest Host is where you're going to stay at local businesses wineries, breweries, farms, extracts and museums And then Boondocker's Welcome is when you're going to stay at personal property.

Speaker 4:

So somebody drives away somebody's piece of land land on where their house is located and you have that more community aspect. Or you can meet the host. They can tell you what they do locally, the things that you should do. It's a really good way to meet other RVers, especially if you're a full-time owner, it can get a little lonely, so it's a great way to meet people. And as a host, if you can no longer RVer, you can no longer get out of the house as much as you want to. It's a way for the world to come to you. So I really think it's a more community aspect And you can combine them. You can see them both on your end. So when you're looking for hostlet's business there's over 8,000 you combine for rest hosts and Boondocker's Welcome And it's great for both before they were combined and now, when they're combined, i feel like it's a great thing to have both these options.

Patti Hunt:

Yes, it's been amazing. Now, when we started, we flew to Colorado, picked up the RV, It was the coldest day in 123 years in Colorado And now we're driving to get back to Las Vegas And we had a Boondocker's Welcome when we were going to And the weather was crazy And the host started texting me and, being our first voyage, our first time out, the weather is crazy. When we got there, she said I'm so sorry, you know, I was texting you so much And I said it was the greatest, most helpful, And we have become really, really good friends with them, So that Boondocker's Welcome is probably one of our best experiences. Now, for me, both of them is about unique camping experience. Can you give us one of those things that you know, a place that you've been to? that has just been incredible.

Speaker 4:

Yeah, i've been to a lot of really incredible places And there are a few on the Harvest Host side that stand out for me And there's one major one that stands out for me, and Boondocker's Welcome was fairly early on in that thing And they messaged before we got started.

Speaker 4:

They said hey, what night. Work for dinner? We're gonna have dinner. Hello, we're gonna have dinner. But I do think it was a very fine gesture. And you know we were down the road for a while and had a full, you know home cooked meal And you talked all the time about what was on the dessert, everything. And we go into their home, they invite mooders over and they're so kind. They served, you know, lasagna and shallot and dessert, little cream puffs. Those are just wands. They're beautiful And this was a year ago and I still remember it And they were the kindest people And they still messaged me through my email. So that was a great Boondocker's Welcome experience And really this is what it's like to say that a Boondocker's Welcome location.

Speaker 4:

On the Harvest Host side, we went to a really unique farm in Canada. That was a modern dairy farm And they showed you what they do at the modern dairy farm. You know you'd be in a scenery or something like that And it was very unique And we had been to a lot of farms but I had not seen that side of it, so I thought that was very interesting.

Dan Hunt:

You know we have had such great experiences at different places. Patty told you about our first experience And literally this was the first five hours that we had our RV And we had a couple rules. You know, when you buy an RV you should live by some rules, and our first rule was that we were not going to drive in the snow. And our second rule was we were not going to drive after dark, at least until we got used to this 40 foot beast towing a car behind it. So those were our first two rules And in that first five hours we broke both of them, because when we showed up at Mary Ann's house in Albuquerque, New Mexico, it was snowing and it was dark.

Dan Hunt:

So we broke both of them on the very, very first maiden voyage for us. But the people that we have met Neil and Mary Ann, who were the host for Boondocker's Welcome in Albuquerque, new Mexico have become close friends of ours And we have been to their house now maybe five or six times. We went and we covered the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta a couple of years back and we stayed with them. We've actually met them at courtsite and camped with them and have traveled with them through other places.

Patti Hunt:

And she's made us dinner a couple times.

Dan Hunt:

Yes, i even cooked for the whole group during the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta thing. There was probably 20 people there. They have a very large property so they can accommodate a lot of people with full hookups. I mean, they have a sewer line running through and they have 50 amp service for all the rigs and they have their own rig back there as well. Just incredible, people have become very close friends with them and their son, who is the fire marshal for Albuquerque and has a twin unit to ours same year and everything.

Dan Hunt:

So when I got sick a couple of years ago, patty was able to pick up the phone and call them and he could talk her getting the RV into the spot. So just some great, great experiences. Now in California we also had an experience at a luffa farm. Who knew that luffa's actually grew on trees? So we went to a luffa farm in Ohio. We stayed at a winery where they bottled their own wine and they let me go in and actually help them bottle wine. So I got to work the brand new bottling machine that they have. How great an experience is that that you just get to go in and do these kind of things all over the country with some really cool, fun people.

Patti Hunt:

It really has been an amazing experience. What would you say the best part of RVing is about? I know I have my answer, but what would you say in being in an RV, what's the best part?

Speaker 4:

Hello, i'm the best in the hard part. It's like waking up in a new place every single day. So fun. You get to see new things, experience new things, learn new things every single day. Also, you lose a little bit of time. You lose a little bit of that stability of being in the same location all the time. But for me it's exciting to see our country in a different way and to meet people and realize that everybody in each state is a little different. Each state is a little different. You can almost tell when you talk to their state lines that oh, you're in a different state. It's very interesting. When we went to Canada and got to meet people in Canada and Alaska, it was just really great. I think it just broadens your voice and makes you a more well-rounded, worldly person.

Patti Hunt:

I totally agree. I love that. Going to new places, seeing new people, new cultures, different foods the foods as soon as you cross over the straight state line seem to be different For me, not only the new places, but the people we've met. In two and a half years, Dan and I have met so many incredible people that we now are friends with, lifelong friends. That's another really incredible thing in my mind.

Dan Hunt:

Yeah, the kindness of people harvest, host boondockers. Welcome over 5,000 locations at US farms and ranches and wineries. Well, kerry, what else do? they got Golf courses.

Speaker 4:

We recently discovered a new niche with drive-in theater, which is super fun. You can go in your RV and watch Newbies and a drive-in theater and then go to sleep. We have over 16 And with Really big so because we really had so many, you know Places, so it raises up, i'll pack a llama. Farms is one of our most popular ones. If you can get a little really cool And I'm having alpaca thought, i would recommend for every maker to have. They are so warm.

Patti Hunt:

It is so funny. You talk about alpaca farms. Dan and I now have traveled across the country three times, put 30,000 miles on right. We've been to more states and I can count, i have that them up. We have Put in to stay at an alpaca farm probably five times And I've had to cancel. So we have yet to see it out packet and we definitely have to do that.

Patti Hunt:

One of my favorite things now We're talking about harvest toast and that's usually an overnight, like you said, in a farm type, a winery, a brewery, all these really cool places. The boondockers welcome. I also love, as we talked about before, because these are places where you could get to know people. We came pulled into a boondockers welcome in Kansas. We get there just a You know their driveway. I didn't even think we'd fit. It's a small driveway, but these people came out and greeted us and they were just the most amazing people, especially because they said there was a tornado warning and The people told us to just come on in the house down into the tornado shelter if it happened. I don't do tornadoes, i'm from Philadelphia, so just there's. There's that balance between them and the boondockers welcome. Now You can usually stay a little longer as well, correct? Can you tell us a little more about it?

Speaker 4:

Yeah, it's a great way to see a local community, and what a great way to do it when you have a Guide. Who's looked there for?

Speaker 4:

you know, you get a whole life or years that they just want About, like I'm only here first or not a dude. What should I see? Most locations will have, even on their profile, and they love talking about it, but it is. It's a great way to see the area and sometimes just a great you know or spite in between your, your, you know your location. We, the boondockers welcome to, i mean in Alaska. I was at a boondockers welcome location. They took me on an ACU ride on their property. Alaska it was so it was amazing and you would never get that. You know just staying and you know boondocking or anything like that. I think it also offers you some safety and security. You're a wild disabled, so it's nice to know that you have that space. Yes, you can stay up to five days. It depends on the host location.

Patti Hunt:

Right. So we've gone on. And just to let people know, when you go on to the harvest hose boondockers welcome site If you have both, like Dan and I do, we could see all the different locations And then when we click on them, it'll tell whether we can stay for a night or more. So just for people who haven't used the website, the website is easy to navigate. It's incredible. You pick an area and little dots come up all over the map. So I love that.

Patti Hunt:

There are times you know we want to stay for three days. We were in Seattle and they let us stay for five or six days. We were doing an event. We messaged them and said, hey, we'll be at the Seattle RV event, can we stay? No problem. So I love that flexibility of it. I love being able to navigate on the website all these different things, and I guess the best thing I could say about it is Unique. I mean it's the places are just plate. I would never have thought about some of these places to go stay at when I was thinking about RVing.

Dan Hunt:

So yeah, it's really incredible. You know, we pulled into a harvest toast in Tennessee and the people there were just great. I mean, he Just an incredible. He's a baker, he specializes in sourdough and we love sourdough and have our own sourdough starter. So we, you know, gifted him some of our sourdough starter. But we stayed on the farm and met all his horses and dogs and Got some fresh eggs from from his ranch and then He actually introduced us to his brother who lives further up in Tennessee, closer to Nashville, and we went to his brother's house the next day. His brother has since become a harvest hose because we came and stayed with his brother at another ranch and Just loved it.

Dan Hunt:

And those people Offered to take us to church on Sunday to there what they called a cowboy church, which I'd never heard of cowboy church, want to come to cowboy church with us. But we went horseback riding there and Just had a great time. Their dogs just adopted us, came right into our RV like they live there and We we just really, really enjoyed it and and they have since become a harvest host Location. So it's just meeting those people and, like you say, getting to do those local things, going to cowboy church.

Dan Hunt:

I mean, you know, you know that's, that's like a bucket list item. If you haven't ever done it, you need to once, because it's just full of music and and guitars and singing and Just everybody is so open. And then after church everybody came back to their house and they did a great big barbecue. It it was just Like going home again and again and every night you're going to a new home where you're you're really welcomed in. I have to strongly, strongly recommend Harvest host to anybody that's listening to the RV life podcast. Patty, i think you even have a code that you're going to put in the show notes and people get 15% off we do.

Patti Hunt:

But now, carrie, you said something about Something special for our listeners.

Speaker 4:

Yeah, well, we would love to offer 20% off, which is higher than the discount that you see on the website. So that's for harvest house on class. That's what we call harvest Oh, just plastic. And then, once you get into harvest house, you can upgrade to boom. That's welcome, no, just help. Just, we'll be offering numbers and we'll provide the code That's me and they'll put it in the description.

Patti Hunt:

Thank you so much. Yes, all that information will be in the show notes for you. We appreciate it, carrie.

Dan Hunt:

Now you know, when we're talking about stuff that we love, like harvest host and boondockers welcome, we kind of go on and on. So we're running on and on, it's time to take a break. But after the break harvest host is introducing a couple new things called. One thing is called camp scanner and there's a campers card and How you can get the most out of your harvest host or boondockers welcome membership. We're gonna talk about all of that after the break.

Patti Hunt:

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Dan Hunt:

It just works. We literally do not move our RV Without first consulting RV trip wizard another one of those memberships like harvest, host and boondockers welcome That we bought before we even had the RV. So these things were out there while we were doing research of what we were gonna do and how we were gonna do it. We bought these programs before we even had the RV. Now, you know, with Carrie, she put together a special discount code for RV life listeners and And we're. We're just really happy that we can give you the discount for something that we love the way we love. Now, carrie, you came out with two new products at campers card and camp scanner. What is camp scanner? So let's talk about each of these brand new products and what are they and How do I get them.

Speaker 4:

Yeah, this year or our goal is still to get people off the couch and on the road, and so we're constantly looking for ways to expand on that. Arvist host and boondockers welcome. May not be for everyone. Some people do rely on the hookup and that is fine. That's your style of camping. So we created Papers cars a camp from this talent.

Speaker 4:

This is a special project that Joel Holland, our CEO, who will purchase harvest years ago wanted to create So you can get discounts all the way up to 50%, or you can get 10% off your own. Sometimes perks include free firewood, bikeren, toll, things like that. There's over 800 campground locations and we're adding more all the time, every day, so it was a great way to get in, you know, and get to experience some of those discounts. You really high quality campgrounds was the one thing you were really specific about Making sure that you came from a unique quality, so similar to harvesters, having a unique experience, and I can't say it's completely different. It's not a standard for availability at national parks, national forest and other, so it can be very hard to get national parks Personally, so that has midnight to try to get a campground a year and a half, for I think it was fixed the floor to use National Park.

Speaker 4:

I didn't get it still. So We came up with And what will you put in the case you want to go where you want to go, what type of site you want, and the scan will notify you when an availability comes up monthly, some all the time, and those companies don't let you know when they spend. So we thought it was a really great idea to have that. And then I've Set up stands for Memorial Day weekend Grand Canyon. Oh my god, it was last minute but I got it. I got some for go, send it to me for Memorial Day weekend. So I'm seeing that it really works. Very exciting. So people come up to get into the same.

Patti Hunt:

I am super excited We haven't used camp scanner yet. We were waiting to talk to you this for us. So Dan and I like to plan and we do a lot with thousand trails, harvest hose boondockers welcome in our next places. We look to stay and We have all these plans and then they get cancelled and here we are. Last minute camp scanner Sounds amazing for people like us who can do last minute kind of shift gears. So I cannot wait to get a hold of that and start putting some things in that we want to do. That sounds awesome.

Patti Hunt:

Now, the campers card. I started to look at it and then I realized I was in this, you know, looking at so many different things. That's exciting, because looking at these campgrounds and being able to get a discount or something special These are these just make this great overall picture for camping. And again, unique is really important for us. You know, our, our thing is and I'm just gonna say this our whole thing is The advice we give is enjoy the journey. You know it's about the journey And I think harvest hose really, really supports that and we could stop somewhere that you need What's? I'm gonna just switch gears a little bit. What's advice you'd give for people that are are being Putting you on the spot here.

Speaker 4:

Yeah, yeah, i mean, i Completely agree to you.

Speaker 4:

the journey is all part of it including the planning, which can be a little overwhelming. We went from Florida to Alaska and that was really overwhelming and that's where it's already Especially a lot of people have done, but there's a ton of information about it Sides, and enjoying the journey is Pushing yourself. We can do that for the first six months that we were on the road because we were scared to With several years ago too, and so rig nowadays are even made more for, you know, for boom dancing With solar panels and batteries and things like that. But once we got that point that we pushed ourselves, we were addicted. We loved, we loved, we love being in the middle of the woods outside of. So I would suggest that you just try to push yourself and your rig as much as you Possibly can so that you can see how much you can do it, because it really does make it fun.

Patti Hunt:

That's funny. You say push yourself on our last podcast, so Package number 33, episode 33. We talked about getting out of your comfort zone, so go back and listen to that. It sounds like that's what you're talking about. I know that's what it was for us. I love that. Stretch yourself, get out there, experience new things. I just love that and I love that harvest hose boondockers welcome. And now these two new products camp scanner and campers card could help people do that. I.

Dan Hunt:

Now you talked about campus card and quality RV parks And there is quite a despair in the type of RV parks that are out there. We've been in some very, very nice parks and we've been in some parks that are maybe on day two. it's time to just move on. You actually are having people go out and check out these campgrounds that the campus card has accepted at.

Speaker 4:

Yeah, so we have people who work for the campgrounds that they call them and they're looking for campgrounds that fit that category You need, and so, before we even reach out, that's what we're doing. But several of us have stated campgrounds. That's like co-worker minus care of a campground and a campus card campground. That's right off that of Joshua's right. So he's been to a few of them and he's been to a few of them, and so we can see how beautiful they.

Dan Hunt:

That is great, you know. You also talked about e-bikes and some of your campers card campgrounds offer free e-bike rental. One of our sponsors here at the RV Life podcast is the Cracking Adventure Bikes, and Patty and I have e-bikes and they have changed our lives. If you have not ridden an e-bike, you need to find one and get on and just go, because they are the greatest things since Apple Pie. We love our e-bikes, we love going into campgrounds and just checking out everything that that campground has to offer. And one thing that I am starting to notice at campgrounds that maybe I'm showing my age, but when I was a kid, you know there were all kinds of activities at campgrounds. There was, you know, nighttime group fires and, you know, singing or storytelling around the campfire or bingo or something. I'm noticing that that community feel is coming back to the campgrounds. And you know, one of the things that we wanted to talk about here is how you can get the most out of your harvest host or Boondocker's welcome membership. And one of the things that I'm going to say is get involved, go to bingo and meet people, because some of the funnest people that you will ever meet I have met at some of these events, but get out there and get involved, do something. There is more to life than a video game or a television And that's what I think you know is behind harvest host and Boondocker's welcome. That's the thought process that Joel and his wife have brought, you know, getting people off the couch and out on the road and doing things. It's just so important. That's what we really push over on our YouTube channel, exploring through our lens, and here on the RV Life podcast. So it's just so important. Get out there and do things And with tools like the camp scanner and the campers card, you can do it. It's not that hard. We do it all the time.

Dan Hunt:

We spent the entire winter in Florida this year and we had to change every reservation that we had because our speaking engagements kept getting changed and moved around. So we had to go to Orlando, then we had to go back to Tampa, then we had to go back to Orlando And we had to change those reservations at the last minute. We were able to do it and still get into good campgrounds. So persistence, you can. You know people are overbooking. They're booking, like you say, a year in advance, and I don't know what I'm gonna be doing tomorrow, much less a year from now. So there's a really good chance that if I book something a year out, that's gonna get canceled between now and then.

Dan Hunt:

But if you are making some plans, some of those plans should be to go to the Hershey RV show Now. I know you guys have a booth there and RV Life has a booth there. Patty and I are the featured speakers there, so you might wanna come and learn something. We're gonna be talking about RV trip planning and showing you how to plan your trips out and how to do things properly and RV GPS safe. So that's really really important as well. So that is gonna be at the Hershey show Now.

Dan Hunt:

We the RV Life podcast is are also hosting an event there that is going to be the event of the year. You wanna get your tickets now? It's only $15 for the per person for the tickets. Kids under 12, they're free. So bring them along And we'd love to have you at this event. It will be the event of the season. We're even trying to talk harvest host into coming out and co-sponsoring that thing with us, but we haven't cut that deal yet. But that's okay. This is gonna be the event of the year There's gonna be a lot of giveaways. We have an e-bike We were talking about e-bikes earlier. We're giving away a Kraken Adventure bicycle, So you wanna get out to this event Now? tickets are available. They just became available and they became available to RV Life podcast listeners First. There is limited seating. This event will sell out, so you do not want to miss this event.

Patti Hunt:

I know you get excited about the event. We're gonna take a break right And then get into all of the details. I know you get excited. We are so grateful for Kerry to be on with us Now. you're gonna stay on for the next part of the show so that you could help us with the question that we get each week, And we've really appreciate the information. I'm sure we could talk for a long time.

Dan Hunt:

And we'll be back and talk some more with Kerry Price, the brand marketing manager. whatever that is For Harvest, host and Boondockers welcome. We'll be back right after this.

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Patti Hunt:

Wow, we're so excited to have Carrie Price on from Harvest Host and she said she'd stay with us for this segment. We are really super excited about her. She is you hear Dan talk about. He is so excited. But Carrie, people from Harvest Host will be there, correct?

Speaker 4:

Yes, that is correct. They will be there at Hersey, so the full week we'll have our own booth. We'll be representing Harvest Host, so you can be able to see our rig, some of our display, our booth, somewhere in Hersey. Yeah, so it's our first time? Oh no, we went to Hersey several, several years ago. We did not have a booth, so this is our first time at Hersey booth.

Patti Hunt:

Okay, so now Harvest Host. when you say Harvest Host, they could ask questions about Boone Doc or Swelcombe Camp, scanner, campers Card, all of that. People need to come up and say hi to whoever's gonna be there. Dan and I will definitely come say hi. Now, for those of you, the Hersey event is it does start September 13th to the 17th hour event the RV Life Live event. We'd like to invite the people that will be there from Harvest Host to that event. It's from six to 10 at night. It's gonna be amazing And, as you heard Dan get excited, we're gonna have giveaways of over $2,000 in giveaways. It only costs $15 a person. There's food, there's drinks, there's live entertainment from border hookups. As you could hear, we're excited. Dan and I will be hosting. You gotta sign up because it's going to sell out so you can meet people from Harvest Host. you can meet us and a bunch of other great RVers. Okay, let's go on. We've done a lot about Hersey.

Dan Hunt:

Uh-huh.

Speaker 5:

That sound means it's time for Pat Buchanan and the RV Life Pro Tip of the Week, as RVers, we're always looking to explore, so we don't often go home the same way we came, if we can help it. Sometimes, however, it's helpful just to plot the fastest way home or simply go back the way we came. In these cases, the round trip options in RV Life, trip Wizard, is a handy tool to make your return trip planning more efficient. Using the round trip options, you can mirror your stops back to your starting point or find the most direct route back home. Take a look at the round trip options feature and see if it's right for you. For RV Life. I'm Pat Buchanan.

Patti Hunt:

Thank you, patrick, for another great tip, and I think we say this every week. We always learn something from these pro tips, because RV Trip Wizard is just amazing and we don't go anywhere without it. But now should we talk about the giveaway we've got going on. It's.

Dan Hunt:

June giveaway month and it's my birthday, so I get presents. That means you get presents too. We are giving away a great glamping package from Lita Luxury in the Outdoors. Carol and her team have put together tablecloths and lighting and all kinds of stuff. This dog collar is the coolest thing I've ever seen in my life. It goes around your dog's neck Yes, that's usually where colors go.

Patti Hunt:

We don't even have a dog. Do you have a dog, Carrie? Do you travel?

Speaker 4:

with a dog, okay.

Patti Hunt:

So this thing lights up Anacat. Okay, can you put a collar on the cat? Will he let you?

Speaker 4:

Yeah.

Patti Hunt:

Oh, wow, okay. So I have to get her to make smaller collars for cats. I'm going to tell Carol about that. But we have this collar and leash and they're just amazing. So we are very grateful to Lita Luxury in the Outdoors for this. It's a $400 plus giveaway Again, the details will be in the show notes for you to enter to win Free, free, free, it's free, free, free, it is free. But I got to say I'm still so excited about the membership. The Harvest Host Boondockers, welcome. I can't tell you how many times it has really sort of saved us. We are bouncing from one campground to another. We don't want to drive so far. Usually places want 24 hours notice before you book with them, but there have been times they'll say just send us a message, and I do, and I say, look, we're kind of stuck, we've got to stop. And the host, when they can now sometimes they're booked, they have just been like, sure, come on in, we're happy to accommodate. So it's just been an amazing experience for us.

Speaker 4:

Yeah, yeah, i agree, it's been a great experience for me. It's been a great experience as an hardware and then to get to work here. It's such a past in those minds that I have to bring you these unique experiences to our viewers And we'd love for every our viewers to try hard to get to it as well as Boondockers welcome. I think it can really broaden your horizons of what type of camping is out there for our viewers. It doesn't have to be just one campground together, although campgrounds are a great place to be. It's a great location, it's a great amenity, especially if you have children And interesting experiences that campgrounds do. But I think what harvest hosts and Boondockers welcome, as well as these other products do, is just allow our viewers to experience something new.

Dan Hunt:

Gary, i think we lost you there for a second. But let's get back into some conversation about how I can get more out of my harvest host and Boondockers welcome membership. You have some suggestions for our listeners on how they can get more out of their membership. First of all, with this new campers card and camp scanner. I think that's going to get them a lot more out of their membership. But what other suggestions do you have, kerry, to get for people to get more out of their membership?

Speaker 4:

Yeah, i mean I'm not just saying this because I worked for them, but I think combining harvest host and Boondockers welcome is the way to go. I did that before I even worked for either of companies. Now that they're together, you can see it under one cup. I should also mention that the customer will have the ability to see telephone coverage as well as wind and certain weather. That would have been amazing for me when I was working remotely, so I would have a line on the cell phone coverage to look at the horizon overlay. So having this are all in one app is definitely helpful, but so I think getting most out of it is combining them.

Speaker 4:

But then when you're looking for places to go, we built a primary around harvest host and Boondockers welcome locations. We were not afraid to go a little bit off the beat to go to these host locations, and I think that is the best way to get your bones to your butt. If you take a little detour, you'll be amazed at what you will see. You will never have seen that if you haven't done that, and I think it really makes your RV trip more easy.

Patti Hunt:

I totally agree, and I don't work for the company. Again, dan and I had harvest host and Boondockers welcome, and when we went that first time in our RV, that's all I needed. It was just such a safe place. It was so encouraging. You know, she said, come on in, i'll make dinner. It was. I can't ever be without it. I can't even say enough about it because we've had so many of those type of experiences. We've had so many unique experiences. Dan And I started thinking about what was the coolest place you feel like we've been to. And I had other cool places and I can't even narrow it down. It is definitely part of the experience.

Dan Hunt:

It's been part of our experience And you know I know it's not in your policy, but last minute stuff. you know we have literally been driving down I-95 and had a change of plans. Patty's mom was rushed to the hospital And I needed to take Patty to the airport but I needed to go with the RV and stay somewhere. And here we are, we're driving down 95 and we're looking for places. and we found a place while we're driving down 95 to go that day. And I know that that's kind of outside of the policies of Harvest Host and Boondockers Welcome. They kind of want you to sign up for it and give them a couple of days notice before you get in there. But we can't say enough. I don't know if we would be able to do some of the things that we do without Harvest Host and Boondockers Welcome. and of course, 1,000 trails for us.

Patti Hunt:

Without a doubt, and we definitely have to get to an alpaca farm, that is on our list And get socks, as Carrie said, yeah, socks.

Speaker 4:

So we always encourage people to do that. One of the things people love about Harvest Host is the safety. Easy and convenience. And easy is not the last decision. It's going to be like Yes, having that flexibility is what makes making both of the programs helpful.

Dan Hunt:

And, to coin a phrase, it's our current thought. You know, our current thought is we're going to go from here to here, to here, and then something happens, that darn phone rings and changes everything. Yeah, and you know it. Just, it just happens that way. Uh-oh, there's that horn. It means it's time for the question of the week, and our question this week is from Facebook And Patty, who brought us our question of the week, our question is from Tamari And I hope I'm saying it right.

Patti Hunt:

Names are not my thing. Looks like Tamari asked for Virginia Beach And she said can I stay at places like Walmart and Cracker Barrel, and if so, what do I need to know? And Carrie said she'd stay on, so we're going to let you take the lead on the answer here.

Dan Hunt:

Yeah. First of all, your answer is yes, you can stay at Walmart and Cracker Barrel.

Speaker 4:

Yes, you can.

Dan Hunt:

You do need to call up front and let them know you're coming.

Speaker 4:

Yeah, but.

Speaker 4:

Carrie you take it from there, yeah, yeah, i'd like to add chabela's to that. There are several chabela's. Yeah, good one, good one. You want to prove that you played a five-dollar jumping fee, so they're really great. So, chabela's, walmart, cracker Barrel, they figured them all. Yeah, you definitely can.

Speaker 4:

Dan Bright, you should ask for permission. Go in after seeing a speaker manager or call them up before him. After you see a speaker manager, you'll usually tell it, walmart, they'll have signs that say that city audiences that do not allow you to park on. Then you'll sometimes, right when you pull in, i'll say no overnight parking. That's a city ordinance. But the one advice I would give is to make sure that you put in the business. Eat breakfast at Cracker Barrel. It's amazing You get to wake up and eat breakfast at Cracker Barrel. I sustain the night there. Cracker Barrel's are typically pretty quiet. Walmart, go in and get your supplies, maybe your frozen dinner for the night or something like that. But you want to be able to continue doing that and to be able to continue doing that every where you just go there.

Dan Hunt:

And that respect goes further than just buying something there. I always say leave the area that you're camping in better than when you've pulled up, at least the way it was when you pulled up A Walmart parking lot or a Cracker Barrel or, like Kerry says, at Cabela's, they are not campgrounds. So to get out there and to lay your carpet out and set up your grill and cook your dinner, that's kind of a slap in the face to a Cracker Barrel that you're cooking your dinner outside where they cook your dinner for you.

Patti Hunt:

Right. I guess the best rule of thumb is, like Dan said, it's not a campsite, it is an overnight parking lot. So you know, stay confined to the space. Usually you don't even have space or shouldn't even put your slide out. It's someplace to lay your head down, go to sleep, get up in the morning and get out, and I hate to say it that way, and you know, the problem is you do see people that are camping there And that's where Cracker Barrel or Walmart or Cabela's is going to say no more. So I don't know if it's just people don't know. So I'm hoping, by sharing the information is helpful, and it's certainly to Mary. This is a great question And she's just looking to find out. Just stay in your spot, park, leave and leave it better than you found it.

Dan Hunt:

Yes, and Walmart's Cracker Barrels. Now, we have not stayed at Cabela's yet, we will soon, though You had to open your mouth there, gary, you're in trouble now, but Walmart and Cracker Barrel, we they're. They're a godsend sometimes, you know, there's times where you know it's just too far to get to the next spot And you can pull into a Cracker Barrel and have dinner and then have breakfast in the morning, and it is just wonderful. When I was driving up here from Florida, patty had flown up to be with her mom And so I was solo driving up I-95 from from Tampa all the way up to Washington DC, but pulling into a Cracker Barrel why I don't have to unhook the car, i can just pull into that great, big, long spot that they have in the back for you. It was really a godsend for me to be able to do that, and you know.

Dan Hunt:

Another unique experience that I'm just going to put a shout out that I did stay at on the way up It's up off of I-95 was something called a Mega Wash, And they are a harvest host location where they actually washed. My RV and my tow car went through the car wash together And they washed them both And it was only like $25 to wash the vehicle, which is great.

Patti Hunt:

I mean the car, the. RV was like $79. Okay, the RV was $79.

Dan Hunt:

Another $20 for the car, right, but then you can stay overnight right there And they had a dump, they had water, they had power, it was. It was wonderful If you are a harvest host member and you see a Mega Wash as a place to stay, especially if it's I think it was Virginia, i actually think it was in Virginia. It was Yep, right off 95 coming up northbound. It just was, you know, a couple of miles off the road. But we stayed at that Mega Wash and just loved it. The guys there were incredible. They helped me out with a couple of things that I needed to get done And I can't say enough about being able to pull off I-95, get my RV washed and cleaned and then get up in the morning and come on up the rest of the way into Virginia. It was great.

Patti Hunt:

And they did a really great job. They did a super great job. Again, that's a harvest host location. We were able to switch dates at the last minute. I called the guy, so that was awesome. But we've done a lot on this show. We talked about the Hershey event. That information will be in the show notes. Make sure you check out and go visit with Kerry when you're there. We talked about the giveaway. That'll be in the show notes down for us. You can reach out to us on Instagram or Facebook at RV Life Podcast. How can people reach out Kerry for you? I don't know, not necessarily personally, but where can people go?

Speaker 4:

For Harvest Host. You can go to harvestshostcom. There's a little chat bubble at the bottom. You can ask a question and an article will pop up. Or you can actually message back and forth with a customer service team member That goes to things for the first card, tamperstcardcom, as well as camp dinner And do a Harvest Welcome. So it's pretty easy to find all of those. You can also find them looking for in Google, but each one of them has a little bubble at the bottom where you can ask questions and it's really easy to find your answer.

Patti Hunt:

And again, all of that will be in the show notes.

Dan Hunt:

All of that will be in the show notes. So, Kerry, thank you so much. We love Boondocker's Welcome. We love Harvest Host. We love Walmarts and Cracker Barrels, and now Carabella's as well. All your fault. That's just about it for this week. Again, I want to thank you for being such a wonderful guest. We did have the technical difficulties yesterday that we couldn't get the show done.

Patti Hunt:

Thank you.

Speaker 4:

Yeah, well, i appreciate it. Thank you for having me on. I love talking about RV life all day, so, and especially when you guys talk about Harvest, host and Boondocker's Welcome as much as we do.

Patti Hunt:

Thank you.

Dan Hunt:

Well, we love Harvest Host and we love Boondocker's Welcome. It is a way of life for us. You're listening to the RV Life Podcast. We are in Manassas, Virginia, which is right outside of.

Patti Hunt:

Washington DC.

Dan Hunt:

And it is just a wonderful, wonderful place.

Patti Hunt:

I'm Dan Oat Staying happy, any great rest of the day And may be the better day tomorrow.

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