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Camping Grounds Vernal UT

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Outlaw Country Rv Park
(435) 789-9676
2800 W 1900 S
Vernal, UT
 
Campground Dina Rv Park
(435) 789-2148
930 N Vernal Ave
Vernal, UT
 
Arch View Rv Campground & Resort
(435) 259-7854
N Highway 191
Moab, UT
 
Kanab RVCorral
(435) 644-5330
483 South 100 East
Kanab, UT
 
Johnston & Darcey Campground
(435) 259-2222
1789 S Highland Dr
Moab, UT
 
Western Heritage Rv Park
(435) 781-1347
205 S 500 E
Vernal, UT
 
Bedrock Rv Park
(435) 781-6000
9650 E 6000 S
Jensen, UT
 
Mukuntuweep Rv Park & Campground
(435) 648-2145
Highway 9 E
Orderville, UT
 
United Campgrounds
(435) 564-8195
910 E Main St
Green River, UT
 
Camperworld Knotty Pine
(435) 783-4349
5175 E Highway 35
Kamas, 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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