Camping Grounds Hanford CA

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Kings Fair
(559) 584-3318
810 S 10th Ave
Hanford, CA
Wooden Shoe RV Park
(559) 651-0624
6504 Betty Drive
Goshen, CA
Viking Trailer Park
(559) 897-2153
501 West Kamm Avenue
Kingsburg, CA
Angler's Lake
(951) 927-2614
42660 Thornton Ave
Hemet, CA
First Baptist Church Summer Daycamp
(408) 265-1423
820 Ironwood Drive
San Jose, CA
Four Seasons Mobile Park
(559) 582-2965
12846 Lacey Blvd # 68
Hanford, CA
Royal Oak Resort
(559) 897-2441
39700 Road 28
Kingsburg, CA
Riverland Park
(559) 897-5166
38743 Highway 99
Kingsburg, CA
Camp Arev
(818) 507-0922
609 East Colorado Street
Glendale, CA
Tawonga Camp
(415) 543-2267
131 Steuart Street Suite 460
San Francisco, CA

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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