Leaders in Eagle and Eagle County, Colorado, are considering the creation of an urban camp in which visitors could pitch tents within walking distance of area stores and restaurants. Initially proposed in response to a need for short-term camping facilities to accommodate participants in the Colorado State High School Biking Championships and other events at the nearby fairgrounds, the concept has raised some concerns, including worries that migrant workers would try to live there.
Have any Camplifornians gone urban camping? Share your stories in the comments.
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