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Camping Grounds Rocklin CA

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Camping World
(916) 632-1023
4435 Granite Drive
Rocklin, CA
 
Carmichael Honda
(916) 781-6102
7829 Fair Oaks Boulevard
Roseville, CA
 
Placer County Fairgrounds
(916) 786-2023
800 All America City Blvd
Roseville, CA
 
Woodcreek Golf Club
(916) 771-4653
5880 Woodcreek Oaks Boulevard
Roseville, CA
 
Folsom Manor Mobile Estates
(916) 988-1113
9935 Inwood Rd
Folsom, CA
 
Triple Threat Sports Camps Inc
(916) 625-0780
3953 Rawhide Road
Rocklin, CA
 
Childtime Child Care Inc
(916) 791-2530
8747 Sierra College Boulevard
Roseville, CA
 
Willow Creek Racquet Club
(916) 961-6171
5555 Mariposa Avenue
Citrus Heights, CA
 
Camp Far West Lake
(916) 645-0484
9300 Mccourtney Rd
Lincoln, CA
 
Eleven Oaks Mobile Home Park
(916) 344-6019
4939 Polk Street
North Highlands, 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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