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Camping Grounds Saint George UT

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Grand Canyon-Parashant
(435) 688-3200
345 East Riverside Drive
St. George, AZ
 
Zion West Rv Park
(435) 879-2854
175 S. Valley Rd
Leeds, UT
 
American Campground
(801) 756-5502
418 E 620 S
American Fork, UT
 
Ruby's Inn Campground
(435) 834-5301
Highway 63
Bryce Canyon, UT
 
Camperworld Knotty Pine
(435) 783-4349
5175 E Highway 35
Kamas, UT
 
Redlands Rv Park Inc
(435) 673-9700
650 W Telegraph St
Washington, UT
 
Wagons West Rv Campground
(435) 743-6188
545 N Main St
Fillmore, UT
 
Starvation Campground
(435) 738-2044
26000 W Old Highway 40
Duchesne, UT
 
Riverside Motel & Campground
(435) 735-4223
594 N Us Highway 89
Hatch, UT
 
Canyon Lands Campgrounds
(435) 259-6848
555 S Main St
Moab, UT
 

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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