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Camping Grounds Fountain Hills AZ

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Desert Highlands Golf Club - Professional Shop
(480) 585-8521
10040 East Happy Valley Road Unit 12
Scottsdale, AZ
 
National Golf Salesman`s Association
(480) 860-6348
8770 East Belgian Trail
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Dollbeer Mobile Home Ranch
(480) 986-1514
8421 East Main Street Lot 57
Mesa, AZ
 
Green Acres Rv Parks
(480) 964-5058
2052 W Main St
Mesa, AZ
 
Venture Out at Mesa
(480) 832-0200
5001 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Founders Club Golf Clubs
(877) 363-7252
7825 East Redfield Road
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Western Acres Mobile Park
(480) 986-1158
9913 East Main Street Lot 117
Mesa, AZ
 
Good Life R V Resort
(480) 641-9925
3403 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Jayco RV Factory Direct
(480) 832-5600
4660 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
View Point Rv & Golf Resort
(480) 373-8700
8700 E. University Dr
Mesa, AZ
 

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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