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Camping Grounds Lake Elsinore CA

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Kay Jordan Campgrounds
(951) 674-2766
32310 Riverside Dr
Lake Elsinore, CA
 
Lake Park Resort
(951) 674-7911
32000 Riverside Dr
Lake Elsinore, CA
 
Ortega Oaks Campground
(951) 678-9136
34040 Ortega Highway
Lake Elsinore, CA
 
Weekend Paradise
(951) 678-3715
16022 Grand Ave
Lake Elsinore, CA
 
Playland Park
(951) 678-4663
16730 Grand Avenue
Lake Elsinore, CA
 
Pepper Tree Rv Park
(951) 678-3133
32401 Stoneman St
Lake Elsinore, CA
 
Lake Elsinore West Marina
(951) 678-1300
32700 Riverside Dr
Lake Elsinore, CA
 
Elsinore Hills Rv Park
(951) 674-8204
18860 Dexter Ave
Lake Elsinore, CA
 
Mc Conville Park
(951) 678-2333
40051 Long Canyon Rd
Lake Elsinore, CA
 
Ortega Oaks Rv Park
(951) 678-9136
34040 Ortega Hwy
Lake Elsinore, 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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