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Camping Grounds Appleton WI

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Circle R Campground
(920) 235-8909
1185 Old Knapp Rd
Oshkosh, WI
 
Kalbus Country Harbor
(920) 426-0062
5305 Lake Rd
Oshkosh, WI
 
Huckleberry Acres Campgrounds
(920) 982-4628
E9005 Hucklberry Ln
New London, WI
 
Seagull Marina Llc
(920) 794-7533
1400 Lake St
Two Rivers, WI
 
Apple River Campground Inc
(715) 247-3378
345 Church Hill Rd
Somerset, WI
 
Weiland's Landing
(920) 982-9902
E7584 Weiland Rd
New London, WI
 
Wolf River Trips & Campground
(920) 982-2458
E8041 County Road X
New London, WI
 
Great River Harbor Campgrounds
(608) 248-2454
S2221 State Road 35
Alma, WI
 
Tri Lakes Timbers Campground
(715) 372-4627
Rr 1 Box 282
Iron River, WI
 
Tunnel Trail Campground
(608) 435-6829
Rr 1 Box 185
Wilton, WI
 

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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