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Camping Grounds Carrollton GA

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Lake Jane Mobile Home Court
(770) 834-6951
Highway 16
Carrollton, GA
 
Sweetwater Valley Rv Park
(770) 459-9415
6201 Sweetwater Trl
Villa Rica, GA
 
Big Oak R V Park
(770) 574-5522
1179 Georgia Highway 100
Tallapoosa, GA
 
Creekwood Campground & Cabins
(706) 878-2164
5730 Highway 356
Helen, GA
 
Sweetwater Valley Rv Park
(770) 459-9415
6201 Sweetwater Trl
Villa Rica, GA
 
Lake Jane Mobile Home Court
(770) 834-6951
2810 N Highway 16
Whitesburg, GA
 
Woodland Christian Camp
(770) 562-3103
90 Woodland Camp Road
Temple, GA
 
YMCA Camp High Harbour Services
(770) 532-2267
200 Main Street Southwest Suite 108
Gainesville, GA
 
Forsyth Racquet Club
(770) 205-8618
4910 Piney Grove Drive
Cumming, GA
 
Satilla River Vacation Land
(912) 778-3111
Old Sr 259
Waynesville, GA
 

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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