SoapCreek Adventure Trailer

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SoapCreek Adventure Trailer

Postby soapcreek » Mon Apr 29, 2019 9:16 pm

Edgewise thanks! There is definitely a feeling of accomplishment when you have your first overnight.

Off topic who hunts the mushrooms?

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This was from this past weekend in SE Iowa.


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Re: SoapCreek Adventure Trailer

Postby soapcreek » Sun Jun 09, 2019 3:10 pm

2900+ miles round trip SE Iowa to Idaho City, Idaho. The trailer followed great. Zero issues.

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Hidden amongst the big rigs...
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Re: SoapCreek Adventure Trailer

Postby soapcreek » Fri Aug 23, 2019 6:17 pm

Anyone else build a tiny boat to go with their drop?

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Re: SoapCreek Adventure Trailer

Postby tony.latham » Fri Aug 23, 2019 8:21 pm

Anyone else build a tiny boat to go with their drop?


Cedar stripper...

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Re: SoapCreek Adventure Trailer

Postby soapcreek » Sun Feb 23, 2020 10:08 pm

Blowing the dust off my build thread...

The dual zone cooler worked great and had low power consumption for 8 days. Then it had a compressor failure. Spent the summer trying to get a replacement and eventually opted for a refund after the wrong replacement was sent. The unit could not be repaired as replacement parts were not available so it was a trash and replace item. It was nice not having to buy ice but pricey for a trash and replace from my POV. Eventually went back to ice and picked up a Kong cooler.

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I added an ARB awning setup to one side of the trailer. Created some custom brackets for a quick attach setup. This is a picture of the bracket I mounted to the backside of the awning. A similar bracket with a slot was attached to the trailer.

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Re: SoapCreek Adventure Trailer

Postby soapcreek » Sun Feb 23, 2020 10:21 pm

I didn’t get to use it as much as I would have liked last summer but we did make it out on Labor Day weekend.

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The boat is coming along. I still have some finish work to do on it. I picked up a ‘58 Evinrude to power it. Believe it or not it was more difficult to get the boat licensed vs the trailer.

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Made a welcome sign to put out while camping.

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Re: SoapCreek Adventure Trailer

Postby soapcreek » Sun Feb 23, 2020 10:24 pm

That catches you up. Starting to think about getting on board water tank installed and kitchen finished out before the coming season.


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