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Camping Grounds Bakersfield CA

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Terrace Trailer Court
(661) 428-2192
414 Berneta Avenue
Bakersfield, CA
 
Suncrest Village Rv Park
(661) 589-2438
2555 Jewetta Ave
Bakersfield, CA
 
A Country Rv Park
(661) 363-6412
622 S Fairfax Rd
Bakersfield, CA
 
Orange Grove Rv Park
(661) 366-4662
1452 S Edison Rd
Bakersfield, CA
 
V R's Trailer Park
(661) 831-7520
2135 S Union Ave
Bakersfield, CA
 
Happy Acres Mobile Home Park
(661) 399-6782
317 Mccord Ave
Bakersfield, CA
 
Rosedale Village Campland
(661) 589-0593
13901 Rosedale Hwy
Bakersfield, CA
 
Village Trailer Park
(661) 323-6114
1212 S Union Ave
Bakersfield, CA
 
Howe's Trailer Court
(661) 325-7098
1202 S Union Ave
Bakersfield, CA
 
Dan's Trailer Lodge
(661) 323-1355
922 S Union Ave
Bakersfield, 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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