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Camping Grounds Concord NH

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Cascade Park Camping
(603) 224-3212
379 Route 106 S
Concord, NH
 
Sandy Beach Rv Resort
(603) 746-3591
677 Clement Hill Rd
Contoocook, NH
 
Blake's Brook Campground
(603) 736-4793
76 Mountain Rd
Epsom, NH
 
Circle 9 Ranch Country Dance
(603) 736-9656
39 Windymere Dr
Epsom, NH
 
Cold Springs Campground
(603) 529-2528
Cold Springs Rd
Weare, NH
 
Cold Brook Campground
(603) 746-3390
513 Battle St
Concord, NH
 
Hillcrest Campground & Cabins
(603) 798-5124
78 Dover Rd
Chichester, NH
 
Epsom Valley Campground
(603) 736-9758
990 Suncook Valley Hwy
Epsom, NH
 
Love Inn Campground
(603) 435-8802
190 Catamount Rd
Pittsfield, NH
 
All Seasons Campground Inc
(603) 529-7323
2 Buckley Rd
Weare, NH
 

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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