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Camping Grounds Findlay OH

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Shadylake Campground
(419) 423-3490
11506 Township Road 101
Findlay, OH
 
Twin Lakes Park
(419) 477-5255
3506 Township Road 34
Bluffton, OH
 
Hickory Grove Lake Campground
(740) 382-8584
805 Hoch Rd
Marion, OH
 
Bucket Hill
(330) 453-8100
319 7th Street S.w.
Canton, OH
 
Red Oak Camp
(937) 392-1660
110 S 2nd St
Ripley, OH
 
Heritage Springs Campground
(419) 387-7738
13891 Township Road 199
Vanlue, OH
 
Twin Lakes Park
(800) 421-7116, (419) 477-5255
3506 Township Road 34
Bluffton, OH
Number of Sites
85 Total Camp/RV Sites,85 20 Amp Service,85 30 Amp Service,6 50 Amp Service,85 Electric and Water,14 Full Hookups,30 Group Sites,99 Max RV Length,12 No Hookups,5 Pull-Thru Sites,50 Seasonal,4 Sideouts,12 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming Pool,

Cactus Flats Campground
(419) 638-2068
639 County Road 26
Helena, OH
 
Family Camping Center
(800) 421-7116, (419) 734-5580
2318 East Harbor Road
Port Clinton, OH
Number of Sites
123 Total Camp/RV Sites,123 Electric and Water,123 Full Hookups,40 Max RV Length,3 Rental Trailers,123 Sideouts,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Recreation
Golf Facilities,Marina,Playground,

New Creations Chapel Inc
(937) 437-6336
6336 Guy Murray Rd
New Paris, OH
 

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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