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Camping Grounds Anderson SC

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Big Bass Valley Campground
(864) 225-5993
4023 Whitehall Rd
Anderson, SC
 
Lake Hartwell Camping & Cabins
(864) 287-3223
Anderson, SC
 
Stribling Trailer Park Inc
(864) 654-4475
1024 Old Stone Church Rd
Clemson, SC
 
Watsadler Campground
(706) 376-3284
286 Watsadler Rd
Hartwell, GA
 
High Falls County Park
(864) 882-8234
671 High Falls Rd
Seneca, SC
 
Springfield Campground
(864) 224-1954
Providence Church Rd
Anderson, SC
 
Hartwell Four Seasons Resort
(864) 287-3223
400 Ponderosa Pt
Townville, SC
 
Camp Otaki
(706) 376-7094
Reed Crk
Hartwell, GA
 
High Falls Rv Park
(864) 885-0173
2753 Pickens Hwy
Seneca, SC
 
South Cove County Park
(864) 882-5250
1031 S Cove Rd
Seneca, SC
 

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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