Camping Grounds Gadsden AL

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Noccalula Falls Campgrounds
(256) 543-7412
1600 Noccalula Rd
Gadsden, AL
River Country Campground
(256) 543-7111
1 River Rd
Gadsden, AL
Willow Point Campground
(256) 892-2717
138 Willow Point Dr
Ohatchee, AL
Chesnut Rv Park
(256) 526-8255
190 County Road 913
Leesburg, AL
Cowan Creek Grocery & Marina
(256) 475-3670
5330 County Road 22
Centre, AL
Dive Land Park
(256) 492-4455
401 Websters Chapel Rd
Gadsden, AL
Coosahatchee Campground
(256) 453-2070
17 Greensport Ferry Rd.
Ohatchee, AL
Pine Cone Marina
(256) 526-8611
470 Pine Cone St
Leesburg, AL
Pruetts Sunset House Rv Park
(256) 927-3185
5360 County Road 22
Centre, AL
Borders Landing
(256) 475-5667
4355 County Road 13
Centre, 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,...

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