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Camping Grounds Yucaipa CA

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Camp Yolijwa-Kitchen
(909) 797-7176
39136 Harris Road
Yucaipa, CA
 
Oak Glen Retreat
(909) 790-1801
38955 Oak Gln Rd
Yucaipa, CA
 
Camp Tahquitz
(909) 794-2932
41631 Highway 38
Angelus Oaks, CA
 
Camp Cedar Falls
(909) 794-2911
Highway 38
Angelus Oaks, CA
 
Camp Morning Star
(909) 794-5071
Barton Flats Road
Angelus Oaks, CA
 
Pilgrim Pines Camp
(909) 797-1821
39570 Glen Road
Yucaipa, CA
 
Camp Arbalado YMCA
(909) 794-6724
Highway 38
Mentone, CA
 
Camp Wasewagan
(909) 794-2910
42121 Seven Oaks Road
Angelus Oaks, CA
 
Camp Sky Meadow
(909) 866-2268
3191 Radford River Road
Angelus Oaks, CA
 
Camp Round Meadows YMCA
(909) 794-2929
Jenks Lake Road
Angelus Oaks, 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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