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Bend Kampground
(541) 382-7738
63615 N Highway 97
Bend, OR
 
Highway 97 Rv Park
(541) 548-4157
351 Nw Maple Ave
Redmond, OR
 
Nehalem Bay Trailer Park
(503) 368-5180
36455 Highway 101 N
Nehalem, OR
 
Trees Of Oregon Rv Park
(541) 849-2181
221 Eagle Valley Rd
Oakland, OR
 
Blimp Base Rv Park
(503) 842-7152
5005 Highway 101 S
Tillamook, OR
 
Bend Keystone Rv Park
(541) 382-2335
305 Ne Burnside Ave
Bend, OR
 
Desert Terrace Mobile Estates
(541) 548-2546
5063 S Highway 97
Redmond, OR
 
Rivers West South Umpqua
(541) 863-7601
Exit 110 & 112 Highway 5
Myrtle Creek, OR
 
Taylor Park
(503) 859-2763
24527 Taylor Park Rd Se
Lyons, OR
 
Rome Rv Park & Cafe
(541) 586-2294
3605 Highway 95 S
Jordan Valley, OR
 

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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