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Camping Grounds Pahrump NV

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Escapees Co-op Of Nevada Inc
(775) 727-7221
5150 Oakridge Ave
Pahrump, NV
 
Rosemary's Rv Park & Fuel
(775) 727-4488
3201 Bride St
Pahrump, NV
 
American Campgrounds
(702) 643-1222
3440 Las Vegas Blvd N
Las Vegas, NV
 
Crossroads Rv Park
(775) 752-3012
704 6th
Wells, NV
 
Rosemary's Rv Park & Fuel
(775) 727-4488
3201 Bride St
Pahrump, NV
 
Pahrump Station Inn & Rv Park
(775) 727-5100
2020 Loop Rd
Pahrump, NV
 
Seven Palms Rv Park
(775) 727-6091
101 S Linda St
Pahrump, NV
 
Chism Trailer Park
(775) 322-2281
1300 W 2nd St
Reno, NV
 
Mountain Shadows Rv Park
(775) 752-3525
807 S Humboldt Ave
Wells, NV
 
Silverton Hotel & Rv Resort
(702) 458-7275
3333 Blue Diamond Rd
Las Vegas, NV
 

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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