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Camping Grounds Grand Junction CO

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Bear Automotive & RV Service Inc
(970) 245-2585
1315 Pitkin Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
 
Rv Ranch At Grand Junction
(970) 434-6644
3238 E.i-70 Business Loop
Grand Junction, CO
 
Mobile City
(970) 242-9291
2322 Highway 6 And 50
Grand Junction, CO
 
Gibson Rv`s
(970) 241-1190
2549 Highway 6 And 50
Grand Junction, CO
 
Centennial R V L L C
(970)245-8886, (970)245-0269
2429 Highway 6 And 50
Grand Junction, CO
 
Junction West Rv Park
(970) 245-8531
793 22 Rd
Grand Junction, CO
 
Broome`s Dale RV Center
(970) 434-9999
3090 I70 Bus Loop
Grand Junction, CO
 
Big J Camper Court
(970) 242-2527
2819 Highway 50
Grand Junction, CO
 
Bob Scott Rv`s Inc
(970) 245-1305
2458 Industrial Boulevard
Grand Junction, CO
 
RV Ranch at Grand Junction
(970) 434-6644
3238 I-70 Business Loop
Clifton, 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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