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Camping Grounds Oakley CA

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Big Oak Mobile Home Park
(925) 625-2238
200 W Cypress Rd
Oakley, CA
 
Island Park
(925) 684-2144
3505 Gateway Rd
Bethel Island, CA
 
K & D RV Service
(925) 634-0166
7893 Brentwood Boulevard
Brentwood, CA
 
Little Champs Sport Camp
(925) 513-7547
2601 Anderson Lane
Brentwood, CA
 
Bella Vista Trailer Park
(925) 432-6234
1570 Willow Pass Rd
Pittsburg, CA
 
Sugar Barge RV Park & Marina
(925) 684-9075
1440 Sugar Barge Road
Bethel Island, CA
 
Brentwood Golf Club
(925) 516-3400
1740 Balfour Road
Brentwood, CA
 
Island Park at Bethel Island
(925) 684-2144
3505 Gateway Road
Bethel Island, CA
 
Riverview Mobile Home Park
(925) 427-6444
1526 Willow Pass Rd
Pittsburg, CA
 
Delta Bay Marina Resort
(916) 777-5588
922 W Brannan Island Rd
Isleton, 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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