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Camping Grounds Marina CA

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Marina Dunes RV Park
(831) 384-6914
3330 Dunes Road
Marina, CA
 
Meadowbrook Swim & Tennis Club
(831) 394-6629
1553 Kimball Avenue
Seaside, CA
 
Monterey Bay Kayaks
(831) 373-5357
693 Del Monte Avenue
Monterey, CA
 
Laguna Seca Recreation
(831) 422-6138
1025 Monterey Rd
Salinas, CA
 
Chavez RV
(831) 262-8550
580 El Camino Real North
Salinas, CA
 
Jack Fox Auto Service Truck & RV Repair
(831) 394-3994
590 Olympia Avenue
Seaside, CA
 
Laguna Seca Golf Club
(831) 373-3701
10520 York Road
Monterey, CA
 
Cabana Holiday Rv Park & Motel
(800) 541-0085
8710 Prunedale North Rd
Salinas, CA
 
Cypress Tree Inn Of Monterey
(831) 372-7586
2227 Fremont St
Monterey, CA
 
Salinas Camper Shells
(831) 449-4369
652 El Camino Real North
Salinas, 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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