WesternHorseman

Camping Grounds Cullman AL

This page provides relevant content and local businesses that can help with your search for information on Camping Grounds. You will find informative articles about Camping Grounds, including "Campsite Courtesy". Below you will also find local businesses that may provide the products or services you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Cullman, AL that can help answer your questions about Camping Grounds.

Cullman Campgrounds
(256) 734-9794
215 County Road 1185
Cullman, AL
 
Indian Hills Rv Park
(256) 773-1258
2231 Indian Hills Rd.
Hartselle, AL
 
Vicks Grocery & Rv Park
(251) 989-7374
23937 County Road 38
Summerdale, AL
 
Hallmark Rv Park
(251) 968-6494
5584 County Road 6
Gulf Shores, AL
 
J R S Marina
(256) 779-6461
1780 County Road 102
Cedar Bluff, AL
 
Good Hope Campground
(256) 739-1319
330 Super Saver Rd
Cullman, AL
 
Hidden Cove Outdoor Resort Inc
(205) 221-7042
Old Bethel Rd
Arley, AL
 
Shangri-la
(256) 779-6841
2230 County Road 104
Cedar Bluff, AL
 
Colbert County Rose Trail Park
(256) 360-2764
9395 Riverton Rose Trl
Cherokee, AL
 
Willow Point Campground
(256) 892-2717
138 Willow Point Dr
Ohatchee, AL
 

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,...

Click here to read the rest of this article from WesternHorseman.com