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Camping Grounds Claremore OK

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Midway Mobile Home Park
(918) 342-1720
24103 S Highway 66
Claremore, OK
 
Red Bud Marina
(918) 341-5190
9001 E Highway 88
Claremore, OK
 
Green Country Mh & Rv Park
(918) 825-6448
501 N Taylor St
Pryor, OK
 
Shady Oaks Lakeview Rv Park
(580) 255-7042
10 Shady Oaks Ln
Duncan, OK
 
Turtle Creek Mobile Home Park
(405) 321-7262
1400 28th Ave Sw #58
Norman, OK
 
Willowrun Mobile Home Park
(918) 341-8790
900 W Blue Starr Dr
Claremore, OK
 
Allen's Point Rv Park
(918) 275-4719
3045 Allen's Point Circle
Talala, OK
 
Chouteau Bend Recreation Area
(918) 476-6422
Chouteau Bend
Chouteau, OK
 
Sparrow Hawk Camp
(918) 456-8371
Hc 61 Box 392
Tahlequah, OK
 
Indian Springs Rv Park
(918) 689-5022
N Of City
Eufaula, OK
 

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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