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Camping Grounds Gilbert AZ

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Camping World
(480) 926-2800
146 East Coury Avenue
Mesa, AZ
 
Orangewood Shadows Rv Resort
(480) 832-9080
3165 E. University Dr
Mesa, AZ
 
Valle Del Oro RV Resort - Main Office
(480) 984-1146
1452 South Ellsworth Road
Mesa, AZ
 
Venture Out at Mesa - Security
(480) 832-6080
5001 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Carriage Manor RV Resort - Office
(480) 984-1111
7750 East Broadway Road Lot 846
Mesa, AZ
 
Salt River Canoe Kayak & Raft
(480) 345-7258
Dobson Rd & US 60 Freeway
Mesa, AZ
 
Good Life R V Resort
(480) 641-9925
3403 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
RV Traders
(480) 464-9724
2501 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Silveridge RV Resort
(480) 373-7000
8265 East Southern Avenue
Mesa, AZ
 
Gene`s RV & A C Repair
(480) 833-7210
2262 East Virginia Street
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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