Camping Grounds Newhall CA

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Great Beginnings School & Camp
(661) 254-3097
23515 San Fernando Road
Newhall, CA
R M Pyles Boys Camp
(661) 294-1394
27211 Henry Mayo Drive
Valencia, CA
YMCA North Valley Branch
(818) 368-3231
11336 Corbin Avenue
Northridge, CA
Valencia Travel Village
(661) 257-3333
27946 Henry Mayo Drive
Castaic, CA
White Rock Lake Resort
(661) 268-1011
10645 Soledad Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA
Town and Country Farm School
(661) 255-2601
22040 Placeritos Boulevard
Newhall, CA
Camping World
(661) 255-9220
24901 West Pico Canyon Road
Valencia, CA
Porter Valley Country Club Professional Shop
(818) 368-2919
19216 Singing Hills Drive
Northridge, CA
Verdugo Oaks Camp
(661) 257-2265
38001 Golden State Highway
Castaic, CA
Castaic R V Park
(661) 257-3340
31540 Ridge Route Road
Castaic, 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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