Camping Grounds Alpharetta GA

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Windward Lake Club
(770) 442-5783
2001 Lake Windward Drive
Alpharetta, GA
Childtime Learning Centers5
(770) 518-4222
11575 King Road
Roswell, GA
Berkeley Hills Country Club
(770) 448-4661
2300 Pond Road
Duluth, GA
Laurel Springs Golf Club
(770) 884-0064
6400 Golf Club Drive
Suwanee, GA
Shady Grove Campground
(770) 887-2067
Shady Grove Rd
Cumming, GA
Racquet Club of the South
(770) 449-6064
6200 Peachtree Corners Ci
Norcross, GA
UAHC Camp Coleman
(770) 671-8971
1580 Spalding Drive
Atlanta, GA
Laurel Springs Residence Club
(770) 888-3020
5355 Laurel Oak Drive
Suwanee, GA
Camp Woodmont On Lookout Mountain
(770) 457-0862
2339 Welton Place
Atlanta, GA
Sawnee Campground
(770) 887-0592
Buford Dam Rd
Cumming, GA

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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