Camping Grounds Galveston TX

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Texas Campgrounds Inc
(409) 737-2861
18101 San Luis Pass Rd
Galveston, TX
Galveston Isle Rv Resort
(409) 744-5464
2323 Skymaster Rd
Galveston, TX
Dellanera Park
(409) 740-0390
10901 Fan Louis Pass Rd
Galveston, TX
Lazy Days Rv Campground
(409) 986-9494
6202 Delaney Rd
Hitchcock, TX
Bayou Campground
(281) 534-6119
5001 Highway 3
Dickinson, TX
Bayou Haven Rv Park
(409) 744-2837
6310 Heards Ln
Galveston, TX
Galveston Island State Park
(409) 737-1222
14901 Fm 3005 Rd
Galveston, TX
Lil' Thicket Travel Park
(409) 935-5375
408 Volney St
La Marque, TX
Silverwood Mobile Home Park
(409) 986-6321
5613 Fm 2004 Rd
Hitchcock, TX
Bay Rv Park
(281) 339-5557
2322 E. Fm 517 Rd.
Dickinson, TX

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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