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Camping Grounds Auburn CA

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Auburn R V Service Center
(530) 823-5435
111 Sutherland Drive
Auburn, CA
 
Auburn Gold Country RV Park
(800) 421-7116, (530) 885-0990
3550 KOA Way
Auburn, CA
Number of Sites
66 Total Camp/RV Sites,40 30 Amp Service,21 50 Amp Service,66 Electric and Water,64 Full Hookups,60 Max RV Length,23 Pull-Thru Sites,64 Sideouts,20 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Boat Launch,Fishing,Marina,Nature Trails,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming Pool,

Wishing Well Horse Camp
(530) 888-7808
1310 State Highway 193
Cool, CA
 
Ponderosa Park Campground Inc
(530) 642-5830
7291 Highway 49
Lotus, CA
 
Camp Lotus
(800) 421-7116, (530) 622-8672
5461 Bassi Road
Lotus, CA
Number of Sites
43 Total Camp/RV Sites,43 Electric and Water,10 Electric Only,33 No Hookups,43 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Byron`s Mobile RV Service
(916) 205-8355
Po Box 344
Auburn, CA
 
Lake of the Pines - Campgrounds
(530) 268-0572
11665 Lakeshore North
Auburn, CA
 
Camp Far West Lake
(916) 645-0484
9300 Mccourtney Rd
Lincoln, CA
 
Camp Lotus
(530) 622-8672
5461 Dassi Rd
Lotus, CA
 
Wolf Mountain Conference Association
(530) 273-8709
16555 Jericho Road
Grass Valley, CA
 

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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