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Camping Grounds Brooklyn NY

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Elmwood Day Camp-Presbyterian Church
(973) 678-1516
135 Elmwood Avenue
East Orange, NJ
 
St Matthew Summer Day Camp
(973) 676-3999
338 Oakwood Av
Orange, NJ
 
Adirondack Camp Cherith
(908) 964-0557
1005 Woolley Avenue Apt 3
Union, NJ
 
Cindy Smith Dance Studio
(908) 276-5053
51 South 21st Street
Kenilworth, NJ
 
Eastern Capital Corporation
(732) 634-5000
585 Main Street
Woodbridge, NJ
 
Chestnut St Early Childhood Center
(908) 289-5437
303 Chestnut Street
Roselle, NJ
 
Bylandorsea
(908) 642-3278
Po Box 110
Roselle Park, NJ
 
Ramapo Country Day Camp
(201) 444-7144
Ridgewood Area
Hackensack, NJ
 
Spartans Baseball Camp
(201) 568-7802
P.O. Box 57
Tenafly, 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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