Camping Grounds Avon Park FL

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Lake Glenada Rv & Mh Park
(941) 453-7007
2525 Us Highway 27 S
Avon Park, FL
Lake Glenada RV & Mobile Home Park
(863) 453-7007
2525 USHighway 27 South
Avon Park, FL
Holiday Ranch RV Park
(863) 453-4468
1995 West County Line Road
Avon Park, FL
Lake Bonnet Village
(941) 385-7010
2900 E Lake Bonnet Rd
Avon Park, FL
Golden Sunset Rv Resort
(941) 453-2226
2881 Us Highway 27 N
Avon Park, FL
Bonnet Lake Campgrounds
(941) 385-3700
2825 State Road 17 S
Avon Park, FL
Adelaide Shores RV Resort
(863) 453-2226
2881 USHighway 27 North
Avon Park, FL
(941) 385-2093
2159 E Camp N Comfort Ln
Avon Park, FL
Stewarts Mobile Village Inc.
1116 Us Highway 27 South
Avon Park, FL
Reflections On Silver Lake
(941) 453-5756
1850 Us Highway 27 S
Avon Park, FL

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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