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Camping Grounds Belton MO

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Linden Mobile Court Inc
(816) 436-0860
400 Ne 76th Ter
Kansas City, MO
 
Walnut Grove Rv Park
(913) 262-3023
10218 Johnson Dr
Shawnee Mission, KS
 
Injun Jo Campground
(573) 985-3581
Highway 61 S
New London, MO
 
Cook's Overnight Camping
(417) 833-1252
3900 N Glenstone Ave
Springfield, MO
 
Trail's End Ranch
(573) 783-2948
1026 Madison 9323
Marquand, MO
 
Heart Mobile Village
(816) 923-7444
7000 E Us Highway 40
Kansas City, MO
 
Landing Campground
(573) 735-4242
Route J
Monroe City, MO
 
Lazy K Campground
(573) 365-1374
Route V & Highway 54
Eldon, MO
 
Shady Grove Rv Park & Campground
(660) 477-0134
1006 S.e. 200 Rd.
Clinton, MO
 
Mike's Hideaway-campground
(417) 271-4215
Hc 1
Eagle Rock, MO
 

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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