Wal-marts where trucks can park

Discussion in 'Truck Stops' started by AFSTruckerswife, Nov 16, 2010.

  1. AFSTruckerswife

    AFSTruckerswife Light Load Member

    May 23, 2009
    Graham, N.C.
    Thanks alot everyone.....you have been a big help.
  2. lakelovrs

    lakelovrs Bobtail Member

    Nov 3, 2010
    I am a former Walmart store manager. Just to clarify, there is a policy that stores have to follow. All walmarts must allow tractor trailers to park up to 24 hrs if it does not impede the normal flow of business. No store manager can change that policy unless there is a city ordinance banning truck parking. Sam walton supported drivers enough to make it part of the "obligations" of a store managers job. Word of advice...park at the far end of the lot along the curb. Look for the white line parking spots. Those are for associate parking and no one should bother you out there. If they do, heck, ask to see their truck parking policy and the number to the regional office. That usually sends them away quietly. :biggrin_25525:
  3. jacob

    jacob Light Load Member

    Jun 10, 2007
    Wausau, WI
    Walmart Lamar,MO US-71 & US 160 Has truck parking spaces.
    Walmart Lexington,NE I-80 exit 237 Has truck parking spaces.
    Walmart Sunnyside,WA I-82 exit 69 (go north on 241 then left on Yakima Valley Hwy, Then left on E Lincoln Ave. Last driveway park on that side of building by tire and lube.)
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  4. striker

    striker Road Train Member

    Aug 8, 2009
    Denver, Co
    I-80 Exit 314, Laramie Wyo
    I-80 Exit 59 Sidney, Ne. (between paved and dirt lots can accomodate about 60 trucks)
    Wal-Mart Commerce City, Colo., I-270 and Vasquez
    I-70 Exit 286 Tower Rd, Aurora, Co
    I-25 exit 221 or 220 Thornton, Colo (this location is about to lose it's truck parking becuase of issues with trash, idling, and the City)
    I-25, Exit 227, Westminster, Co, same situation as above, about to lose it's truck parking
    I-25, Exit 269 Ft. Collins, Colo. just So. of the POE
    I-25 Exit 185 Casper, Wyo. Walmart and Sam's located next to each other
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  5. kbwww2000

    kbwww2000 Bobtail Member

    Nov 18, 2010
    Pringle, sd
    sidney, ne
    mitchell, sd exit 332
    pell city, alabama x158 no overnite
    ottawa,il x 90
    x104 hwy 78 mississippi, think the town is fulton

    not all walmarts will let you park, some will call the cops and give tickets out. I usually look them up on my gps and call them, ask for the manager and get his name, in case someone calls the cops. if u ask they will usually let you, especially if you need prescriptions filled
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  6. cadillacdude1975

    cadillacdude1975 Road Train Member

    Mar 20, 2010
    Chattanooga, TN
    Chattanooga, US 27 off I24 at the Signal Mountain Road exit. if headed north on 27, turn left at the of the ramp and go 1/2 mile. Walmart is on the left. if going south on 27, make a right at ramps end and Walmart is on the left 1/2 mile.

    i drop my trailer there all the time and i live behind the store. i see drivers parking and sleeping there on the left side of the lot all the time where i drop my trailer. they have never said a word.
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  7. American-Trucker

    American-Trucker Road Train Member

    Nov 8, 2009
    Charlotte, North Carolina
    Theres a walmart in Hickory, NC thats right off I-40 with truck parking.

    American Trucker
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  8. sevenmph

    sevenmph Road Train Member

    Jan 26, 2007
    Indianapolis, In
    Tell that to the manager of Tupelo MS. They call the law and have you moved. Happened twice and was told Walmart does not allow parking there. Tupelo Police knocked on the door.
  9. prime rib

    prime rib Light Load Member

    Aug 28, 2010
    Blakeslee, PA
    I've never had any trouble parking at Wal-Mart.
    As long as you stay out on the back 40 you shouldn't have any problems.
    Theres a new WM Super Center in Pittston, PA right across from the Pilot.
    Trucks are parking in there when the Pilot fills up.
    It has a huge lot - bigger than most.
    There were over a dozen big trucks in there the other night.
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  10. lakelovrs

    lakelovrs Bobtail Member

    Nov 3, 2010
    If you have a problem, call 1 800 walmart and report it. I know ome store managers think they can do what they want but, it is a company policy to allow trucks to park.
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