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Camping Grounds Montrose CO

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Cedar Creek RV Park
(800) 421-7116, (970) 249-3884
126 Rose Lane
Montrose, CO
Number of Sites
43 Total Camp/RV Sites,43 Electric and Water,4 Electric Only,28 Full Hookups,36 Pull-Thru Sites,3 Rental Trailers,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Recreation
Mini Golf,Playground,Recreation Hall,

Montrose RV Resort
(800) 421-7116, (970) 249-9177
200 North Cedar Avenue
Montrose, CO
Number of Sites
74 Total Camp/RV Sites,40 50 Amp Service,74 Electric and Water,40 Full Hookups,75 Max RV Length,39 Pull-Thru Sites,39 Sideouts,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Mountain Home Park
(970) 249-8314
69905 Highway 50 Trailer 100
Montrose, CO
 
Rocky Ledge Cabins
(303) 444-4705
601 Huron Ave
Nederland, CO
 
Cedar Creek RV Park
(800) 421-7116, (970) 249-3884
126 Rose Lane
Montrose, CO
Number of Sites
43 Total Camp/RV Sites,43 Electric and Water,4 Electric Only,28 Full Hookups,36 Pull-Thru Sites,3 Rental Trailers,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Recreation
Mini Golf,Playground,Recreation Hall,

Hangin Tree Rv Park
(970) 249-9966
17250 S Highway 550
Montrose, CO
 
Cedar Creek Rv Park
(970) 249-3884
126 Rose Ln
Montrose, CO
 
Country Village RV Resort
(970) 249-6382
22045 South Highway 550
Montrose, CO
 
Golden Eagle Ranch Campgrounds
(719) 576-0450
710 Rock Creek Canyon Rd
Colorado Springs, CO
 
Broken Arrow Ranch
(719) 658-2533
Po Box 250
Creede, CO
 

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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