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Gary S
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I froged Saturday night and when I came back to the ramp I found my truck had been gone thru. I am using a rental truck due to using wrong transmission the first time. The rental truck is a 250 super duty Ford. I was told that I am lucky because who ever was in the truck was probably looking to steal the mirrors. I have never had any problems there but I guess there are scum bags everywhere. Miccosukee police ride thru every once and a while.

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We were out Friday night. Had a shady looking truck roll by on the top of the levee as were loading up around 10:30. Never had a problem their either. Lets hope this isn't a new trend.

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I have been using that ramp for 25 years
Never had a problem.been out a few times froggin
In the last couple weeks, but it's been during the week.
I also own a super duty , but drive my beater truck
150 don't want it gone like what happens
On the alley. Thanks for the heads up Gary S

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I was out there Saturday during the day, normally feel safe there with all the tour boat traffic but have never been there at night. New to airboats so not so sure where the safer ramps are and where to stay away from? I though of using a trail cam but that would only help after that fact.
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Don't get too far from the ramp there and watch for headlights. They love to steal things there. Nice and dark and concealed by the levee. Sounds like a recipe for disaster. We've been going there for two generations and have experienced burglary. Also met a few good people with similar stories out of that ramp.

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I park up against the fence by the fuel tanks
SFWM has two cameras there .

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I park up against the fence by the fuel tanks
SFWM has two cameras there .

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I found one of the rubber plugs that cover the screws that hold the mirror on setting on the floor yesterday. Don't know what stopped them but I came close to losing some real expensive mirrors. I should be getting my truck back today. Don't think they want mirrors off an 10 year old Chevy.

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I own spencer's
in 10 years my truck was broken into several time on that leave
it has cost me over $3,500 in repairs and stuff taken
plus my camp has been broken into and also cost me $4,000
so im not happy I now park @ MAC FISH CAMP its the best place

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When you say you own Spencer's, are you referring to the camp on the northeast side of 3B? And if so I take it you talking about the ramp on the north end. I have heard there was problems on the north end but I never had a problem down on the south end. I guess the low life scum bags figured out there was a ramp down there too.

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I live in Lake county,I won't even put in some places due to bad location.I alway's
wonder what condition I will find my truck in on arrival.

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