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Camping Grounds Covington KY

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Paradise Gardens
(513) 385-4189
6100 Blue Rock Rd
Cincinnati, OH
 
Turnabout Camp & Boat Club
(859) 384-3060
4885 Beaver Rd
Union, KY
 
Boone''s Landing
(800) 421-7116, (859) 384-9800
14036 Boat Dock Road
Union, KY
Number of Sites
24 Total Camp/RV Sites,24 Electric and Water,3 Electric Only,1 Rental Units,1 Total Rental Units,20 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,Firewood,Ice,Pavilion,Store,
Recreation
Boating,Boat Launch,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Nature Trails,

Camp Nelson Rv Park
(859) 548-2113
27 Chase Ln.
Lancaster, KY
 
Sportsman's Anchor Resort
(270) 354-8493
12888 Us Highway 68 E
Benton, KY
 
River Ridge Park
(859) 586-7282
8637 Lower River Rd
Burlington, KY
 
Oak Creek Campground
(859) 485-9131
Highway 16 & Oak Creek Rd
Walton, KY
 
Indian Hills Koa
(270) 866-5616
2108 Highway 1383
Russell Springs, KY
 
Cypress Lakes Rv Park
(270) 395-4267
53 Scillion Dr
Calvert City, KY
 
Renfro Valley Koa
(606) 256-2474
Po Box 54
Renfro Valley, KY
 

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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