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Camping Grounds Denver CO

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Colorado Athletic Club - Downtown
(303) 623-2100
1630 Welton Street Suite 245
Denver, CO
 
B & B RV Inc
(303) 322-6013
6960 Smith Road
Denver, CO
 
Capitol City Adult Mobile Home
(303) 935-8334
4501 West Kentucky Avenue
Denver, CO
 
Family Camping RV Center Inc
(303)789-4338,(303)789-0735
1801 West Oxford Avenue
Englewood, CO
 
Camping World
(303) 431-0751
4100 Youngfield Street
Wheat Ridge, CO
 
Cheley Colorado Camps
(303) 377-3616
601 Steele Street
Denver, CO
 
Jewish Community Center
(303) 399-2660
350 South Dahlia Street
Denver, CO
 
Englewood Golf Course
(303)762-2671,(303)783-6896
2101 WOxford
Englewood, CO
 
K-B-R-V Repair
(303) 781-6455
3575 South Clay Street
Englewood, CO
 
Good Sam Park
(303) 799-4726
64 Inverness Dr E
Englewood, 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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