Do you guys all start driving at 4am?

Discussion in 'Crete' started by Lucy in the Sky, Apr 16, 2017.

  1. x1Heavy

    x1Heavy Road Train Member

    Mar 5, 2016
    White County, Arkansas
    It's not the company, it's a deliberate commitment to the capture of the best parking spots in the best possible of what otherwise could be really bad in certain states. If I was in Virginia I would want to have been rolling straight since say 2 am that morning that way I can grab a nice cushy spot in a empty whites off the 205 before they really fillup and begin to fight each other for it. I would be the one parked near the front gate. Where it's really quiet compared to what is going to be happening all the 8 hours you are trying to catch some sleep with big trucks revving, jacking hissing airbrakes and rattling trying to park around you.

    I usually run at night. It's 7 pm now, just getting started tonight. I happen to be meticiously following the Chinese Military situation vis a vis artillery and 200K plus called up to potntially do a soft overthrow of the current regime in North Korea. Take out the Leader and his pack of dogs seperate them pernamently from the nuclear illusion and Occupy, Feed the Norks completely and offer stability and peace the Norks will totally and completely repudite nuclear power for war in exchnage for three full meals a day and relative peace away from the constant oppresiion they are enduring now.

    We live in interesting times. Mostly things happen at this time or later at night when we the USA sleeps on it's collective ###. I for one tend to keep watch against trouble I think is pending.
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  3. Lucy in the Sky

    Lucy in the Sky Medium Load Member

    Dec 19, 2015
    Heavy...I lik u bud. U start typing and just lay out all the various thoughts floating around ur head in that particular moment lol
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  4. driverdriver

    driverdriver Road Train Member

    May 30, 2011
    I'm naturally nocturnal, I'm usaully just shutting down around 04 and generally never up until noon.
  5. BigTennOTR

    BigTennOTR Medium Load Member

    Dec 5, 2016
    OTR i prefer driving at night... 8pm to 8am...
    Doesn't always work that way...but to me...theres less traffic, wrecks,texters all over the road...

    Just gotta watch for construction, drunks and the occasional white tail
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  6. rulonwaholla

    rulonwaholla Light Load Member

    Nov 6, 2013
    I usually started at 5pm too 4am an always found parking everybody starts leaving at 4am
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  7. tinytim

    tinytim Road Train Member

    Oct 29, 2007
    Northern Ontario
    And when you leave I get it. You early guys are great!
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  8. flood

    flood Road Train Member

    Dec 25, 2010
    Glad to help
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  9. Criminey Jade

    Criminey Jade Road Train Member

    Aug 16, 2013
    I'm not with a mega, but I like to make sure I'm up and out of town by 6AM. For me, it's not even about parking so much as avoiding AM rush hour. Obviously, this is also influenced by when I'm scheduled to be someplace. Weather also influences this. If I know there's a blizzard or an ice storm coming, I want to be as far ahead of it as I can get.
    Last edited: Apr 17, 2017
  10. Steel Dragon

    Steel Dragon Road Train Member

    Nov 23, 2015
    It would be so much smarter to start at noon and park on the shoulder...:eek:
  11. Short Fuse EOD

    Short Fuse EOD Medium Load Member

    Jul 29, 2015
    Whenever it says, go-time on the permit.
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