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Camping Grounds Bridgewater NJ

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Oak Crest Day Camp
(732) 297-1268
92 Cortelyous Ln
Somerset, NJ
 
Winnewald Day Camp
(908) 735-8336
21 Cratetown Road
Lebanon, NJ
 
Christadelphian Ecclesia Camp
(908) 852-9714
286 Schooleys Mountain R
Long Valley, NJ
 
Eastern Capital Corporation
(732) 634-5000
585 Main Street
Woodbridge, NJ
 
Fla Net Park Campgrounds
(973) 347-4467
23 Flanders Netcong Rd
Flanders, NJ
 
Rolling Hills Girl Scout Coucil Camp Dewitt
(908) 369-6606
605 Montgomery Road
Hillsborough, NJ
 
Center for Dance Arts Madison Area YMCA
(973) 377-6200
1 Ralph Stoddard Drive
Madison, NJ
 
Chenault`s Taekwondo Karate
(973) 989-5533
486 Route 10 West
Randolph, NJ
 
Young Men`s Christian Association
(973) 267-0704
79 Horsehill Road
Cedar Knolls, NJ
 
Cathedral Preparatory Academy
(732)826-6898,(732)826-0453
205 Smith St
Perth Amboy, NJ
 

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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