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Camping Grounds Sparks NV

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Victorian Rv Park
(800) 955-6405
205 Nichols Blvd
Sparks, NV
 
Reno Rv Park
(775) 323-3381
735 Mill St
Reno, NV
 
Shamrock Rv Park
(775) 329-5222
260 E Parr Blvd
Reno, NV
 
Bonanza Rv Park
(775) 329-9624
4800 Stoltz Rd
Reno, NV
 
Tiki Village Trailer Park
(775) 825-1507
4055 S Virginia St
Reno, NV
 
Rivers Edge Rv Park
(775) 358-8533
1405 S Rock Blvd
Sparks, NV
 
Chism Trailer Park
(775) 322-2281
1300 W 2nd St
Reno, NV
 
Keystone Rv Park
(775) 324-5000
1455 W 4th St
Reno, NV
 
Green Acres Trailer Park
(775) 827-2482
501 W Moana Ln
Reno, NV
 
Panther Valley Rv Park
(775) 323-1447
600 Newport Ln
Reno, NV
 

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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