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Camping Grounds Charlottesville VA

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Charlottesville KOA
(800) 421-7116, 903-9710, (434) 296-9881
3825 Red Hill Road
Charlottesville, VA
Number of Sites
70 Total Camp/RV Sites,47 20 Amp Service,47 30 Amp Service,19 50 Amp Service,70 Electric and Water,32 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,15 Pull-Thru Sites,6 Total Rental Units,17 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Dump Station,Firewood,Group Area,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Game room,Basket Ball,Biking Trails,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Horse Shoes,Nature Trails,Picnic Area,Playground,Sports Field,Swimming Pool,arcade/game room,

Heavenly Acres Campground
(434) 985-6601
Route 230
Stanardsville, VA
 
Deer Trail Park & Campground
(276) 228-3636
Rr 1 Box 359
Wytheville, VA
 
Bush Park Camping Resort
(804) 776-6750
Rt 702
Deltaville, VA
 
Virginia Beach Campground
(757) 428-1444
1240 General Booth Blvd
Virginia Beach, VA
 
Misty Mountain Camp Resort
(800) 421-7116, 943-9713, (540) 456-6409
56 Misty Mountain Road
Greenwood, VA
Number of Sites
97 Total Camp/RV Sites,35 50 Amp Service,97 Electric and Water,60 Full Hookups,35 Pull-Thru Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Staunton/Walnut Hills KOA
(800) 421-7116, 401-6936, (540) 337-3920
484 Walnut Hills Road
Staunton, VA
Number of Sites
156 Total Camp/RV Sites,127 20 Amp Service,126 30 Amp Service,46 50 Amp Service,156 Electric and Water,127 Electric Only,63 Full Hookups,50 Max RV Length,28 No Hookups,26 Pull-Thru Sites,10 Rental Units,12 Total Rental Units,24 Seasonal,127 Sideouts,22 Tent Sites,
Amenities
BBQ Pits,Cable TV,Dump Station,Firewood,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Meeting Rooms,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Phone Service at Site,Propane,RV Service/Repair,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,Lodge Rentals,
Recreation
Fishing,Hay Rides,Horse Shoes,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming Pool,Theme Weekends,Water activities,arcade/game room,

H & M Mobile Home & Rv Sales
(276) 650-1155
16514 Martinsville Hwy
Axton, VA
 
Houndshell Campground
(276) 655-4639
12749 Flatridge Rd
Troutdale, VA
 
Circle Mobile Homes
(757) 249-1264
508 Muller Ln
Newport News, VA
 

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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