Camping Grounds Beaver Dam WI

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Bridge Rv Park & Campgrounds
(920) 326-5121
W11146 County Road G
Beaver Dam, WI
Astico Dodge County Park
(920) 623-5274
N3620 County Road Tt
Columbus, WI
Brookside Village
(715) 359-8281
7507 Alderson St
Schofield, WI
Bashaw Lake Resort
(715) 468-2310
3215 Lakeview Church Rd
Shell Lake, WI
Buffalo Lake Camping Resort
(608) 297-2915
555 Lake Ave
Montello, WI
The Playful Goose Campground
(866) 485-4744
2001 S. Main St
Horicon, WI
Puckaway Shores Campground
(920) 295-3389
N3423 W Tomahawk Trl
Montello, WI
Pettibone Rv Park & Campground
(608) 782-5858
333 Park Plaza Dr
La Crosse, WI
Ken's Kampsite
(715) 859-2887
1075 24 1/4 St
Cameron, WI
Nordic Hills Campground
(715) 487-5227
2060 County Road Q
Pelican Lake, 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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