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Camping Grounds Lakewood WA

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Cedars Rv Park
(253) 922-2185
8425 Pacific Hwy E. #10
Tacoma, WA
 
Camp Lakeview
(800) 421-7116, (360) 879-5426
32919 Benbow Drive East
Graham, WA
Number of Sites
75 Total Camp/RV Sites,30 30 Amp Service,4 50 Amp Service,75 Electric and Water,28 Full Hookups,4 Group Sites,45 Max RV Length,20 No Hookups,1 Pull-Thru Sites,14 Seasonal,30 Sideouts,22 Tent Sites,
Amenities
BBQ Pits,Dump Station,Firewood,Fenced Pet Area,Group Area,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,WiFi HotSpots,Laundry,Meeting Rooms,Pets Welcome,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,Lodge Rentals,
Recreation
Basket Ball,Boat Launch,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Nature Trails,Picnic Area,Playground,Recreation Hall,Sports Field,Swimming - Lake,

Olympia Campgrounds
(360) 352-2551
1441 83rd Ave Sw
Olympia, WA
 
Nisqually Plaza Rv Park
(360) 491-3831
10220 Martin Way E
Olympia, WA
 
Vasa Park Resort & Ballroom
(425) 746-3260
3560 W Lake Sammamish Parkwy Se
Bellevue, WA
 
Gig Harbor Rv Resort
(253) 858-8138
9515 Burnham Dr Nw
Gig Harbor, WA
 
Riverbend Campground
(360) 491-2534
11520 Durgin Rd Se # 80
Olympia, WA
 
American Heritage Campgrounds
(360) 943-8778
9610 Kimmie St Sw
Olympia, WA
 
Crescent Oaks Rv Park
(509) 647-5608
14 Portland St Nw
Wilbur, WA
 
Rainbow Resort
(360) 879-5115
34217 Tanwax Ct E
Eatonville, 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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