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Camping Grounds Carson City NV

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Pinon Plaza Resort
(775) 885-9000
2171 Us Highway 50 E
Carson City, NV
 
Camp N Town
(775) 883-1123
2438 Us Highway 395 N
Carson City, NV
 
Carson Valley Rv Resort
(775) 782-9711
1627 Us Highway 395 N
Minden, NV
 
Topaz Lodge Rv Park
(775) 266-3337
1979 Us Highway 395 S
Gardnerville, NV
 
Blue Waters Lodge RV Park
(530) 546-7884
221 Chipmunk
Kings Beach, CA
 
Oasis Rv Park
(775) 882-1375
4550 S Carson St
Carson City, NV
 
Comstock Country Rv Resort
(775) 882-2445
5400 S Carson St
Carson City, NV
 
Virginia City Rv Park & Market
(775) 847-0999
355 N F St
Virginia City, NV
 
Hand O Fortune Court
(530) 546-3462
8679 Salmon Ave
Kings Beach, CA
 
Sandy Beach Campground
(530) 546-7682
6873 N Lake Blvd
Tahoe Vista, 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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