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Camping Grounds Anchorage AK

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Electronic Solutions Midtown Camper Park
(907) 277-2407
545 East Northern Lights Boulevard
Anchorage, AR
 
Anchorage Rv Park
(907) 338-7275
1200 North Muldoon Rd
Anchorage, AK
 
Highlander Camper Park
(907) 277-2407
2706 Fairbanks St
Anchorage, AK
 
John's Motel & Rv Park
(907) 277-4332
3543 Mountain View Dr
Anchorage, AK
 
Falls Creek Cabins & Camping
(907) 262-8796
Mile 121.2 Sterling Hwy
Clam Gulch, AK
 
Hillside Motel & Rv Park
(907) 258-6006
2150 Gambell St
Anchorage, AK
 
Ship Creek Landings Rv Park
(907) 277-0877
150 Ingra St
Anchorage, AK
 
Golden Nugget
(907) 333-2012
4100 Debarr Rd
Anchorage, AK
 
Henry's One Stop
(907) 782-3222
Mile 16 Hope Hwy
Hope, AK
 
Northern Exposure Rv Park
(907) 474-8088
Steese Hwy & Elliott Hwy
Fairbanks, AK
 

Campsite Courtesy



"The highest compliment anybody can pay you occurs when he arrives at a campsite the day after you left it and wonders whether anyone's camped there recently," says Les. "Your objective should be to leave it much as it was when you got there, if not better."

According to Les, the first and foremost campsite rule is to leave no sign of human waste. He recommends using a shovel to dig a small hole, then using the shovel to properly cover any fecal matter and toilet tissue. It's disgusting to think about, but Les says he's seen more than one campsite ruined in this regard by discourteous campers.

When it comes to other kinds of refuse, he notes, "If you can pack it in, pack it out."Don't leave trash behind, even if it's not yours.

When pitching camp, Les says to make sure you're back a minimum of 200 feet from water and trails. "A water source is your prime requirement," he says of site selection. But, he adds, proximity to water often means boggy ground. To avoid damaging the area, look for a sandy or rocky strip of beach to use as water access.

Les also recommends that you check with jurisdiction authorities to determine current fire regulations. If your campsite has a pre-established fire pit, don't make a new one. If you're in an area that's never had a fire pit before, asbestos cloths made for such use helps protect the ground. When gathering fuel for your fire, use only dead and downed timber.

"We're really strong proponents of leave-no-trace camping,...

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