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Camping Grounds Big Spring TX

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Texas Rv Park Of Big Spring
(432) 267-7900
4100 S Us Highway 87
Big Spring, TX
 
Country Club Mobile Home Park
(432) 263-6856
600 Driver Rd
Big Spring, TX
 
Red Rock Ranch & Campgrounds
(903) 723-1836
Rr 8 Box 121
Palestine, TX
 
Diving Dolphins Rv Park
(956) 748-9012
N Fm 2925
Rio Hondo, TX
 
Sky Point Campground
(903) 447-5854
1 State Highway 276
Point, TX
 
Whip In Campground
(432) 393-5242
7000 Interstate 20,South Service Rd.
Big Spring, TX
 
Suburban East Mobile Park
(432) 267-3413
5700 Cedar Rd
Big Spring, TX
 
Shady Grove Rv Park
(361) 937-0398
2919 Waldron Rd
Corpus Christi, TX
 
Desert Oasis Park
(915) 855-3366
12705 Montana Ave
El Paso, TX
 
Texas Rv Park Of Big Spring
(432) 267-7900
4100 S Us Highway 87
Big Spring, TX
 

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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