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Camping Grounds Thousand Oaks CA

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Chumash Interpretive Center
(805) 492-8076
3290 Lang Ranch Parkway
Thousand Oaks, CA
 
Camp Little Oaks Day Camp
(805) 495-5513
101 North Skyline Drive
Thousand Oaks, CA
 
Newbury Park Physical Therapy
(805) 375-1461
2814 Camino Dos Rios
Newbury Park, CA
 
Coast RV Center
(818) 889-8889
28404 Roadside Drive
Agoura Hills, CA
 
Camp Kinneret Day Camp
(818) 706-8255
29646 Agoura Road
Agoura Hills, CA
 
Crestview Trailer Park
(805) 491-1173
53 N Conejo School Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA
 
Young Set Club
(805) 495-2104
400 Rolling Oaks Drive
Westlake Village, CA
 
Sunny Skies Day Camp
(818) 889-8383
3190 Triunfo Canyon Road
Agoura Hills, CA
 
Camp Keystone
(818) 889-2224
2854 Triunfo Canyon Road
Agoura Hills, CA
 
Advanced RV Service
(805) 499-4860
45 West Easy Street
Simi Valley, 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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