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Tuscany Mobile Home Park
10650 South Avenida Compadres
Yuma
Yuma, AZ
 
Sun Vista RV Resort
(928) 726-8920
7201 East USHighway 80
Yuma, AZ
 
Caravan Oasis RV Resort
(928) 342-1480
10500 North Frontage Road
Yuma, AZ
 
County RV Repair
(928) 726-1118
4457 East Gila Ridge Road
Yuma, AZ
 
Desert Holiday Rv Resort
(928) 344-4680
3601 S. 4th Ave
Yuma, AZ
 
Sunny Sands RV Resort
(928) 726-5941
1960 East 32nd Street
Yuma, AZ
 
Westwind RV & Golf Resort
(928) 342-2992
9797 South Frontage Road
Yuma, AZ
 
Mesa Verde
(928) 726-5814
3649 South 4th Avenue
Yuma, AZ
 
R V World Recreation Vehicle Center
(928) 726-6600
5875 East Gila Ridge Road
Yuma, AZ
 
C J`S R V Service Parts & Repair
(928) 782-6300
2606 West 32nd Street
Yuma, AZ
 

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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