Camping Grounds Palm Springs CA

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Golden Sands Mobile Home Park
(760) 327-4737
1900 E San Rafael Dr
Palm Springs, CA
Plaza Racquet Club
(760) 323-8997
1300 East Baristo Road
Palm Springs, CA
Outdoor Resorts-palm Springs
(760) 324-4005
69411 Ramon Rd
Cathedral City, CA
Palm Springs Oasis RV Resort
(760) 328-4813
36100 Date Palm Drive
Cathedral City, CA
Camp Emerson BSA
(951) 659-2690
53155 Idyllbrk Drive
Idyllwild, CA
Happy Traveler Rv Park
(760) 325-8518
211 W Mesquite Ave
Palm Springs, CA
La Quinta Custom Clubs
(760) 202-1554
67603 30th Av
Cathedral City, CA
Cathedral Palms
(760) 324-8244
35901 Cathedral Canyon Dr
Cathedral City, CA
Desert Shadows Rv Resort
(760) 321-7676
69801 Ramon Rd # 600
Cathedral City, CA
Catalina Spa & RV Inc
(760) 329-4431
18800 Corkill Road
Desert Hot Springs, 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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