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Seattle Tacoma Koa
(800) 562-1892
5801 S 212th St
Kent, WA
 
Issaquah Village Rv & Mh Park
(425) 392-9233
650 1st Ave Ne
Issaquah, WA
 
Trailer Inn's Rv Park Inc
(425) 747-9181
15531 Se 37th St
Bellevue, WA
 
Tall Cheif Resort
(425) 222-3526
29290 Se 8th St
Fall City, WA
 
Snoqualmie River Campgrounds
(425) 222-5545
34807 Se 44th Pl
Fall City, WA
 
Willo Vista Mobile Estates
(253) 872-8264
22000 84th Ave South
Kent, WA
 
Vasa Park Resort & Ballroom
(425) 746-3260
3560 W Lake Sammamish Parkwy Se
Bellevue, WA
 
Uncle John's Rv Park
(253) 862-1003
26306 State Route 410 E
Buckley, WA
 
Gig Harbor Rv Resort
(253) 858-8138
9515 Burnham Dr Nw
Gig Harbor, WA
 
Tolt River John Macdonald Park
(206) 296-2966
Fall City Rd & Ne 40th St
Seattle, WA
 

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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