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Camping Grounds Coeur D Alene ID

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Maranatha Park
(208) 773-7342
2402 W Seltice Way
Post Falls, ID
 
Coeur D' Alene Rv Resort
(208) 773-3527
2600 E Mullan Ave
Post Falls, ID
 
Kelso Lake Resort
(208) 683-2297
1450 Kelso Lake Rd
Athol, ID
 
Silverwood Theme & Rv Park
(208) 683-3400
26225 N Highway 95
Athol, ID
 
On The River Rv Park
(208) 375-7432
6000 Glenwood St
Boise, ID
 
Suntree Rv Park
(208) 777-8888
350 N. Idahline Rd.
Post Falls, ID
 
Squaw Bay & Resort
(208) 664-6782
5733 S Highway 97,Route 2 Box 130
Harrison, ID
 
Country Haven Campground
(208) 772-4999
21550 N Highway 95
Athol, ID
 
Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
(208) 527-1300
P.O. Box 29 Arco
Arco, ID
 
Salmon Meadows Campground
(208) 756-2640
400 N Saint Charles St
Salmon, ID
 

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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