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Camping Grounds Cartersville GA

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KOA Kampgrounds Cartersville
(770) 382-7330
White Cassville Road
Cartersville, GA
 
Family Leisure Resort
(770) 773-7320
1001 Poplar Springs Rd
Adairsville, GA
 
Lakemont Campground
(770) 966-0302
5134 N Shores Rd Nw
Acworth, GA
 
World of Swim
(770) 516-6898
104 Victoria North Court
Woodstock, GA
 
YMCA - Y Camp at Glen Hollow
(706) 234-7836
276 Walker Mountain Road South
Rome, GA
 
Allatoona Landing
(770) 974-6089
24 Allatoona Landing Rd Se
Cartersville, GA
 
Holiday Marina Harbor
(770) 974-2575
5989 Groovers Landing Rd Se
Acworth, GA
 
Hug A Bunch Day Care & Learning Center Inc
(770) 445-7757
1040 Merchants Drive
Dallas, GA
 
Koa Atlanta North
(770) 427-2406
2000 Old Highway 41 Nw
Kennesaw, GA
 
Camp Julliette
(770) 428-1062
269 Lawrence Street Northeast
Kennesaw, 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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