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Camping Grounds Layton UT

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Cherry Hill Camping Resort
(801) 451-5379
1325 S Main St
Kaysville, UT
 
Lagoon's Rv Park & Campground
(801) 776-6931
375 Lagoon Dr
Farmington, UT
 
Outlaw Country Rv Park
(435) 789-9676
2800 W 1900 S
Vernal, UT
 
Paradise Rv Park & Campground
(435) 676-8348
2153 Highway 89 N
Panguitch, UT
 
California National Historic Trail
(801) 741-1012
324 South State St.
Suite 200,Box 30 Salt Lake City, UT
 
Circle L-mobile Home Community
(801) 544-8945
229 N Main St
Layton, UT
 
Century Mh & Rv Park
(801) 731-3800
1399 W 2100 S
Ogden, UT
 
Redlands Rv Park Inc
(435) 673-9700
650 W Telegraph St
Washington, UT
 
Butch Cassidy Campgrounds
(435) 529-7400
1100 S State St
Salina, UT
 
Red Rock Campground
(435) 542-3235
226 E 100 N
Hanksville, UT
 

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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