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Camping Grounds Columbus OH

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Mann's Mobile Home Estates
(614) 239-7900
755 Stelzer Rd
Columbus, OH
 
Alton Campground
(614) 878-9127
6552 W Broad St
Galloway, OH
 
Berkshire Campgrounds
(740) 965-2321
1848 Alexander Rd
Galena, OH
 
Carvel Manor Mhp & Propane Sales
(740) 983-2682
14461 State Route 104
Ashville, OH
 
Flying Finn Family Campground
(330) 457-2167
48626 Brushville Rd
East Palestine, OH
 
Tree Haven Campgrounds Inc
(740) 965-3469
4855 Miller Paul Rd
Westerville, OH
 
Cross Creek Camping Resort
(740) 549-2267
3190 S Old State Rd
Lewis Center, OH
 
Jackson Lake Park
(614) 837-6050
3715 Cedar Hill Rd Nw
Canal Winchester, OH
 
Camp Coonpath
(740) 756-9218
4625 Coonpath Rd
Carroll, OH
 
Scenic Hills Rv Park
(330) 893-3607
4483 T R 367
Berlin, OH
 

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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