Den-CO Unit Maintenance Rally 5

We attended our very first rally with our Denver Colorado Unit of the WBCCI (Wally Byam Caravan Club International). 121 members attended this very popular annual rally which was held at the Wellington KOA Campground just north of Ft. Collins, Colorado. There were 51 shiny and beautiful Airstreams representing our local club. In addition to maintenance forums, there was a tamale making afternoon with instruction by Nina and Ray Velasquez, my favorite event ~ “open house” where you tour Airstreams (as long as their door is open!!), happy hours each afternoon, breakfast each morning and dinners shared together each night. It really was a great event to not only learn about new and vintage Airstream maintenance and repair but, to meet fellow ‘Streamer friends.

Our Beatrice (the Big B) in the moonlit evening while we share vino with friends. And one afternoon under some very interesting Colorado skies

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My favorite spot was Luke Bernander’s “Barstream” where we enjoyed draft beer each afternoon and evening. Luke owns Luke’s Maintenance and Repair company in Loveland, CO and is a well-respected Airstream repair facility. (970) 222-4065. Luke is not only an exceptional mechanic but, he is a super great guy and always has a smile on his face.

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Entrance of Wellington KOA and Pavilion

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Tamale making afternoon

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Maintenance forums

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DenCO members having fun mingling during Happy Hours, eating and just plain having fun!

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Airstreams, Airstreams and even more Airstreams

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Photo source: © Anna Sullivan Photography


  1. Your post make me so happy, it mustbewonderful to bearoundsoma y airstreams. I leave Wednesdayand Iam traveling to myfirstAirstream only campground. Should be fun and interesting. Belated Happy Anniversary to parents.

    • Awww Susan!! You are so sweet. Thank you so much for your kind comments. What AS only campground are you going to?? I have never been to one but, would love to. Take pics b/c I want to see. Have a great trip. Cheers!! Anna

  2. That looks like so much fun! Thanks for the pictures. We are just starting renovations on a 1962 overland-er….when she’s done we can join in on the fun. Love the bar stream!

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