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Camping Grounds Brighton CO

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Barr Lake Campground
(303) 659-6180
17180 E 136th Ave
Brighton, CO
 
Road Bear RV
(720)570-1100, (720)570-4606
7685 Dahlia Street
Commerce City, CO
 
KOA Kampground Pepper Pod
(303) 536-4763
451 5th Avenue
Hudson, CO
 
Coach RV & Truck Inc
(303) 466-8898
2005 West Midway Boulevard Suite A
Broomfield, CO
 
Base Camp RV
(970) 535-0390
4331 Mulligan Street
Longmont, CO
 
Patriot RV Rental
(720) 872-8206
12076 Locust Court
Brighton, CO
 
Lance Campers
(303) 286-7245
801 Coronado Parkway North
Denver, CO
 
Denver Northeast Pepper Pod
(303) 536-4763
450 5th Ave
Hudson, CO
 
Phoenix Pop-Up Campers
(303) 465-1151
2790 Industrial Lane
Broomfield, CO
 
Century RV
(970) 535-6300
4000 North Valley Drive
Longmont, CO
 

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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