Camping Grounds Bellingham WA

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(360) 738-9354
1105 Railroad Ave
Bellingham, WA
Cedars Rv Resort
(360) 384-2622
6335 Portal Way
Ferndale, WA
Doe Bay Village Resort
(360) 376-2291
Hc 1 Box 86
Olga, WA
Pioneer Trails Campground Inc
(360) 293-5355
7337 Miller Rd
Anacortes, WA
Coulee Playland Resort
(509) 633-2671
401 Coulee Blvd E
Electric City, WA
Eagle's Haven Rv Park
(360) 758-2420
2924 Haxton Way
Bellingham, WA
Beachside Rv Park
(360) 371-5962
7630 Birch Bay Dr
Blaine, WA
Sea Breeze Rv Park
(360) 371-5603
4700 Alderson Road
Blaine, WA
Anacortes Rv Park
(360) 293-3700
1255 State Route 20
Anacortes, WA
Hobuck Beach Park
(360) 645-2422
Hobuck Bch
Neah Bay, WA

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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