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Camping Grounds Bella Vista AR

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Rogers Pea Ridge Garden R V
(479) 451-8566
Highway 62 East
Pea Ridge, AR
 
Dude's Three River Campground
(417) 223-4746
106 Kings St
Pineville, MO
 
Campground At The Falls
(417) 223-2267
384 Rt. K Hwy.
Pineville, MO
 
Monte NE at Beaver Lake Camp Resort
(479) 925-1265
15039 East Highway 94
Rogers, AR
 
Indian Summer Camp & Rv Park
(417) 436-2550
Oscar Talley Rd
Lanagan, MO
 
Kozy Kamp
(417) 223-4586
Highway 71
Pineville, MO
 
Big Elk Camp and Canoe Rentals
(417) 223-4635
Highway 71
Pineville, MO
 
Green Valley Bible Camp
(479) 636-1385
3100 Monte NE Road
Rogers, AR
 
Elk River Rv Park & Campground
(417) 475-6586
Rr 2 Box 48
Noel, MO
 
Green Country RV Park
(479) 659-8850
110 West Pleasant Grove Road
Lowell, AR
 

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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