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Camping Grounds Abilene TX

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Abilene KOA
(800) 421-7116, (325) 672-3681
4851 West Stamford Street
Abilene, TX
Number of Sites
88 Total Camp/RV Sites,88 20 Amp Service,80 30 Amp Service,80 50 Amp Service,88 Electric and Water,80 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,31 Pull-Thru Sites,80 Sideouts,8 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Mini Golf,Playground,Swimming Pool,

Eagle's Landing & Wild Bill's Parks
(325) 846-3060
Po Box 2525
Abilene, TX
 
Big Tree Mobile Home Park
(325) 698-1801
225 Arnold Blvd
Abilene, TX
 
Tye Rv Park
(325) 691-0398
440 N Access Rd
Tye, TX
 
White's Rv Park
(325) 893-3320
801 Marlin St
Clyde, TX
 
Abilene Rv Park
(325) 672-0657
6195 E Interstate 20 # 292b
Abilene, TX
 
Abilene Koa Kampground
(325) 672-3681
4851 W Stamford St
Abilene, TX
 
Coach Light Mobile Home Park
(325) 673-6631
4600 Coachlight Rd
Abilene, TX
 
Arrowhead Campground
(325) 893-4878
318 Paisano Dr
Clyde, TX
 
Pomarosa Rv Park
(830) 796-4339
3845 Hwy 16 South (p.o. Box 1118)
Bandera, TX
 

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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