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Camping Grounds Richland WA

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Desert Gold Motel & Rv Park
(509) 627-1000
611 Se Columbia Dr
Richland, WA
 
Beach Rv Park
(509) 588-5959
113 Abby Ave
Benton City, WA
 
Maxey's Mobile Home Park
(509) 783-6411
3708 W Clearwater Ave
Kennewick, WA
 
Cranberry Rv
(360) 268-0807
920 S Montesano St
Westport, WA
 
Dunes Rv Resort Inc
(360) 289-3873
3041 State Highway 109
Copalis Beach, WA
 
Elm Grove Rv Park
(509) 588-3720
407 3rd St
Benton City, WA
 
Columbia Park Campground
(509) 783-3711
6601 Se Columbia Dr
Kennewick, WA
 
Trailer City Park
(509) 783-2513
7322 W Bonnie Ave
Kennewick, WA
 
Beacon Rock Resort
(509) 427-8473
62 Moorage Rd
Stevenson, WA
 
Sand Castle Rv Park
(360) 642-2174
1100 N Pacific Hwy
Long Beach, WA
 

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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