Camping Grounds Brownsville TX

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River Bend Resort
(956) 548-0194
Highway 281
Brownsville, TX
Paul's Rv Campground
(956) 831-4852
1129 N Minnesota Ave
Brownsville, TX
Gulf Trailer Park
(956) 542-8819
4761 Boca Chica Blvd
Brownsville, TX
Blue Bonnett Trailer Court
(956) 546-0046
2404 Las Casas St
Brownsville, TX
Tip-o-tex Rv Park
(956) 350-4031
6676 N Expressway
Brownsville, TX
Four Seasons Rv Resort
(956) 831-4918
6900 Coffeeport Rd
Brownsville, TX
Citrus Garden Camp Park
(956) 546-0527
2225 S Dakota Ave
Brownsville, TX
Breeze Lake Campground
(956) 831-4427
1710 N Vermillion Ave
Brownsville, TX
Rio Rv Park
(800) 776-1895
8801 Boca Chica Blvd
Brownsville, TX
Rod N' Reel Rv Court
(956) 831-3931
1059 S Indiana Ave
Brownsville, 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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