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Camping Grounds Fenton MO

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Covered Bridge Rv Park
(636) 349-2292
2035 S Covered Bridge Ct
Fenton, MO
 
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park
(636) 938-5925
5300 Fox Creek Rd
Pacific, MO
 
Peddlers Rv Park
(417) 847-3543
Rr 2 Box 2515
Cassville, MO
 
Countryside Adult & Senior Rv Park
(660) 827-6513
5464 S Limit Ave
Sedalia, MO
 
Gravois Creek Campground
(573) 372-3211
Highway 5 N
Gravois Mills, MO
 
Belleville Rv Campgrounds
(636) 343-9182
1 Heritage Ct
Fenton, MO
 
Timbercrest Mobile Home Park
(417) 881-8004
4219 S Glenstone Ave
Springfield, MO
 
Rock Port Koa Kampgrounds
(660) 744-5485
Ih 29 & Highway 136 W
Rock Port, MO
 
A-ok Rv Park
(417) 334-8868
3381 Shepherd Hill Expy
Branson, MO
 
G G's Country Park
(816) 494-5445
Rr 1 Box 19
Henrietta, MO
 

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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