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Camping Grounds El Dorado AR

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Wildwood Mobile Home Park
(870) 863-3637
1215 W Hillsboro St
El Dorado, AR
 
Joe`s RV Service & Repair
(870) 875-1151
411 South College Avenue
El Dorado, AR
 
Country Living Park
(870) 863-6565
100 Country Living Park
El Dorado, AR
 
Sun Rv Park & Car Wash
(870) 748-2333
7942 Calion Hwy
Calion, AR
 
Boy Scout Camp Desoto
(870) 924-5382
319 Camp Desoto Road
Junction City, AR
 
RV Paradise
(870) 863-9104
3000 West Hillsboro Street
El Dorado, AR
 
Shady Acres Rv & Mhp Park
(870) 748-2457
Hwy 167
El Dorado, AR
 
Gator Den Rv Park
(870) 310-6560
3600 Northwest Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
Austin's Rv Park
(870) 748-2406
119 Ricker Rd
Calion, AR
 
Beech Springs Camp
(870) 725-2307
317 Ouachita Road 68
Louann, AR
 

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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