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Camping Grounds Fairbanks AK

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Gaalee`ya Spirit Camp
(907) 451-9806
Po Box 7316
Fairbanks, AR
 
Northern Exposure Rv Park
(907) 474-8088
Steese Hwy & Elliott Hwy
Fairbanks, AK
 
Rivers Edge Rv Park & Campground
(907) 474-0286
4140 Boat St
Fairbanks, AK
 
Norlite Campground
(907) 474-0206
1660 Peger Rd
Fairbanks, AK
 
Bingle Camp
(907) 479-0562
Po Box 80570
Fairbanks, AR
 
Tanana Valley Campground
(907) 456-7956
1800 College Rd
Fairbanks, AK
 
Chena Marina Rv Park
(907) 479-4653
1145 Shypoke Dr
Fairbanks, AK
 
Aurora Rv Park
(907) 451-1935
2016 College Rd
Fairbanks, AK
 
River''s Edge RV Park & Campground
(800) 421-7116, (907) 474-0286
4140 Boat Street
Fairbanks, AK
Number of Sites
190 Total Camp/RV Sites,178 30 Amp Service,178 50 Amp Service,190 Electric and Water,115 Full Hookups,60 Max RV Length,86 Pull-Thru Sites,90 Sideouts,12 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cable TV,Dump Station,Group Area,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Pets Welcome,Showers,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Biking Trails,Equestrian Friendly,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Marina,Nature Trails,Swimming Pool,recreation huts,

Santaland Rv Park
(907) 488-9123
125 Saint Nicholas Dr
North Pole, AK
 

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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