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Camping Grounds Federal Way WA

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Seattle Tacoma Koa
(800) 562-1892
5801 S 212th St
Kent, WA
 
Gig Harbor Rv Resort
(253) 858-8138
9515 Burnham Dr Nw
Gig Harbor, WA
 
Uncle John's Rv Park
(253) 862-1003
26306 State Route 410 E
Buckley, WA
 
Desert Aire Golf Club
(509) 932-4439
505 Club House Dr W
Mattawa, WA
 
Cleo Mauch Sundown Rv Park
(360) 777-8713
158 Sr 101
Chinook, WA
 
Willo Vista Mobile Estates
(253) 872-8264
22000 84th Ave South
Kent, WA
 
Cedars Rv Park
(253) 922-2185
8425 Pacific Hwy E. #10
Tacoma, WA
 
Camp Lakeview
(800) 421-7116, (360) 879-5426
32919 Benbow Drive East
Graham, WA
Number of Sites
75 Total Camp/RV Sites,30 30 Amp Service,4 50 Amp Service,75 Electric and Water,28 Full Hookups,4 Group Sites,45 Max RV Length,20 No Hookups,1 Pull-Thru Sites,14 Seasonal,30 Sideouts,22 Tent Sites,
Amenities
BBQ Pits,Dump Station,Firewood,Fenced Pet Area,Group Area,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,WiFi HotSpots,Laundry,Meeting Rooms,Pets Welcome,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,Lodge Rentals,
Recreation
Basket Ball,Boat Launch,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Nature Trails,Picnic Area,Playground,Recreation Hall,Sports Field,Swimming - Lake,

Wind Mountain Resort
(509) 427-5152
50561 Hwy 14
Stevenson, WA
 
Ferguson Park
(360) 568-3115
1330 Ferguson Park Rd
Snohomish, WA
 

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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