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Camping Grounds Fort Collins CO

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Bob Scott Rv`s Inc
(970) 225-0889
7301 Southwest Frontage Road
Fort Collins, CO
 
North Star Mobile Home Park
(970) 482-5865
1700 La Porte Ave
Fort Collins, CO
 
Carter Valley Campground
(970) 663-3131
1326 North Carter Lake Road
Loveland, CO
 
Loveland Station Campground
(970) 667-5607
648 Southeast Frontage Road
Loveland, CO
 
Johnson's Corner Campground
(970) 669-8400
3618 Se Frontage Rd
Loveland, CO
 
Heron Lake Rv Park
(877) 254-4063
1910 N Taft Hill Road
Fort Collins, CO
 
Fort Collins North/wellington
(970) 568-7486
4821 E County Road 70
Wellington, CO
 
Rising Star
(970) 667-4668
648 Se Frontage Rd
Loveland, CO
 
Loveland Rv Village Campground
(970) 667-1204
4421 E Us Highway 34
Loveland, CO
 
Fireside Rv & Camper Park
(970) 667-2903
6850 W Us Highway 34
Loveland, 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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