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Camping Grounds Boca Raton FL

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Camp Experts
(561) 995-5633
4880 Hunters Way
Boca Raton, FL
 
Pine Tree Camps
(561) 237-7310
3601 North Military Trail
Boca Raton, FL
 
English Language Center-Lynn University
(561) 994-0770
3601 North Military Trail
Boca Raton, FL
 
Dino-Might Kids Preschool
(561) 338-1732
5982 Southwest 18th Street
Boca Raton, FL
 
Evert Tennis Academy
(561) 488-2001
10334 Diego Dr S
Boca Raton, FL
 
Saint Andrews School Summer Camp
(561) 210-2100
3900 Jog Road
Boca Raton, FL
 
Timber Ridge Camps
(561) 479-1961
17031 Brookwood Drive
Boca Raton, FL
 
Cats Gymnastics
(561) 997-7411
6451 East Rogers Circle Suite 9
Boca Raton, FL
 
Kampus Kampers
(561) 994-2267
3601 North Military Trail
Boca Raton, FL
 
Boca Dunes Country Club Starting Time
(561) 451-1630
1400 Southwest 65th Avenue
Boca Raton, FL
 

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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