Camping Grounds Amarillo TX

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Longhorn Trailer Inn & Rv Park
(806) 359-6302
17010 W Interstate 40
Amarillo, TX
Cherry Avenue Mobile Home Park
(806) 383-0531
211 W Cherry Ave
Amarillo, TX
Village East Mh & Rv Park
(806) 373-4962
1414 Sunrise Dr
Amarillo, TX
Amarillo Best Wonderland Rv Park
(806) 383-1700
2001 Dumas Dr
Amarillo, TX
Northview Rv Park
(806) 383-1424
210 W Mobley St
Amarillo, TX
Westwinds Trailer Village
(806) 374-0007
916 N Mirror St
Amarillo, TX
Northview Mh & Rv Park
(806) 381-1059
8611 Bluebonnet Dr
Amarillo, TX
Amarillo West View Rv Park+a7441
(806) 352-8567
2601 Hope Rd
Amarillo, TX
Sun-down Campgrounds
(806) 359-0921
10801 W Interstate 40
Amarillo, TX
A-ok Rv Park
(806) 335-2677
901 Spur 228
Amarillo, 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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