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Camping Grounds Bel Air MD

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Bar Harbor Rv Park
(410) 679-0880
4228 Birch Ave
Abingdon, MD
 
The Campgrounds at Sandy Cove
(800) 421-7116, 287-3196
60 Sandy Cove Road
North East, MD
Number of Sites
99 Total Camp/RV Sites,99 50 Amp Service,99 Electric and Water,99 Electric Only,99 Full Hookups,50 Seasonal,20 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Group Area,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Meeting Rooms,Pavilion,Religious Services,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Basket Ball,Bird Watching,Boat Launch,Boating,Fishing,Hot Tub,Mini Golf,Nature Trails,Picnic Area,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Sports Field,Swimming Pool,Swimming Pool Indoor,Swimming - River,Tennis,Water activities,

Gamler Boat Yard Campground
(717) 862-3303
Rr 1
Airville, PA
 
Holloway Beach
(410) 287-8510
419 Charlestown Pl
Charlestown, MD
 
Community Camps Inc
(301) 217-9591
15500 Quince Valley Ter
Gaithersburg, MD
 
Orchard Campground
(717) 456-7425
870 Orchard Rd
Delta, PA
 
Riverside Ponderosa Pines
(410) 642-3431
1435 Carpenters Point Rd
Perryville, MD
 
Otter Creek Campground
(717) 862-3628
1101 Furnace Rd
Airville, PA
 
Yogi Bear''s Jellystone Park
(800) 421-7116, (301) 223-7117
16519 Lappans Road
Williamsport, MD
Number of Sites
219 Total Camp/RV Sites,80 30 Amp Service,92 50 Amp Service,219 Electric and Water,172 Electric Only,134 Full Hookups,50 Max RV Length,6 No Hookups,92 Pull-Thru Sites,6 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cable TV,Group Area,Ice,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Arcade/Game room,Biking Trails,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Equestrian Friendly,Golf Facilities,Hiking Trails,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Mini Golf,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,Water activities,

Mountain Farm Campground
(301) 824-7887
11604 Pleasant Valley Rd
Smithsburg, MD
 

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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