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PICKUP POOL: Campers Get Creative To Stay Cool

Posted on: 8:39 pm, August 30, 2013, by

The hot weather expected this holiday weekend has a number of campers rethinking their plans.

At Saylorville Lake, there were a number of empty sites Friday at Cherry Glen Campground with tents no where to be seen.

RVs with air-conditioning were a unanimous choice.

But one group of campers found an even better way to stay cool. They lined a truck bed with a tarp and filled it with water.

redneck pool truck

“It’s working great, I mean it’s pretty comfortable out here you know, it’s what 105 degrees out and we’re loving this,” Tony Osmundson said.

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