Camping Grounds Copperas Cove TX

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Circle T Trail Park & Rv Park
(254) 547-3834
W Highway 190
Copperas Cove, TX
Wells Mobile Homes
(254) 699-2924
3002 Shady Dr
Killeen, TX
Shady Oaks Rv Park
(512) 793-2718
County Road 301
Buchanan Dam, TX
Hidden Acres Rv Park
(972) 736-1264
Mc Kinney, TX
Golden Rv Park
(903) 768-2855
Highway 69 S
Mineola, TX
Big Oak Mobile Park
(254) 699-6100
521 E Veterans Memorial Blvd
Harker Heights, TX
Boone's Rv Trailer Park
(512) 556-5171
Highway 281 S
Lampasas, TX
Brigance Road Rv & Mobile Home Park
(979) 798-6350
2650 County Road 347
Brazoria, TX
Shady Lake Rv Park
(903) 885-8885
Highway 19 S
Sulphur Springs, TX
Lake Tejano Rv & Mh Park
(956) 843-8435
1000 E Lakeview Dr
Hidalgo, TX

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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