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Camping Grounds Phoenix AZ

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Camper Boot Specialists
(602) 263-9267
2400 West Indian School Road
Phoenix, AZ
 
Michigan RV & Mobil Home Park
(602) 269-0122
3140 West Osborn Road Ofc
Phoenix, AZ
 
Sun City R V - Sales
(602) 678-4040
8833 North Black Canyon Highway
Phoenix, AZ
 
Camp Shadow Pines
(602) 952-1312
4820 East White Gates Drive
Phoenix, AZ
 
Covered Wagon Rv Park
(602) 242-2500
6540 N Black Canyon Hwy # 53
Phoenix, AZ
 
Chuck`s Speed & RV Center
(602) 266-5101
2923 West Weldon Avenue
Phoenix, AZ
 
El Caro Golf Club
(602) 995-3664
2222 West Royal Palm Road
Phoenix, AZ
 
D & R`S Family RV
(623) 842-1265
6344 West Orangewood Avenue Suite 7
Glendale, AZ
 
Barton`s Summer Day Camps
(480) 948-7520
6050 North Invergordon Road
Paradise Valley, AZ
 
Catalina Village Mobile Home Park
(602) 272-0830
1001 N. 43rd St.
Phoenix, AZ
 

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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