Camping Grounds Kalispell MT

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Rocky Mountain Hi Campground
(406) 755-9573
825 Helena Flats Rd
Kalispell, MT
Glacier Pines Rv Park
(406) 752-2760
1850 Mt Highway 35
Kalispell, MT
La Salle Campgrounds
(406) 892-4668
5618 Us Highway 2 W
Columbia Falls, MT
Whitefish Rv Park
(406) 862-7275
6400 Us Highway 93 S
Whitefish, MT
Canyon Rv Campground & Cabins
(406) 387-9393
9540 Highway 2 East Box 7
Hungry Horse, MT
Greenwood Corporation
(406) 257-7719
1100 E Oregon St # 27
Kalispell, MT
Columbia Falls Rv Resort
(406) 892-1122
1000 3rd Ave E
Columbia Falls, MT
Edgewater Motel & Rv Park
(406) 844-3644
7145 Highway 93
Lakeside, MT
Mountain Meadow Rv Park
(406) 387-9125
9125 Highway 2 E
Hungry Horse, MT
Mountain Meadows Resort
(406) 849-5459
Lake Mary Ronan
Proctor, MT

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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