Camping Grounds Georgetown TX

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East View Rv Ranch
(512) 931-2251
552 East View Dr
Georgetown, TX
Big Oaks Rv Park
(512) 267-1775
16877 Ranch Road 1431
Leander, TX
Lighthouse Resort & Marina
(903) 786-2311
300 Lighthouse Dr
Pottsboro, TX
Cowtown Rv Park
(817) 441-7878
7000 Interstate 20 W
Aledo, TX
Ed's Marina
(936) 594-3961
Fm 356
Trinity, TX
Lake Travis Estates
(512) 267-0563
10505 Deer Canyon Rd
Leander, TX
Rv Barn-buzzard Roost
(830) 774-5151
4411 Highway 90 W
Del Rio, TX
Palm Harbor Marina & Rv Park
(361) 729-8540
151 Port Ave
Rockport, TX
Spring Creek Rv Park
(361) 575-3651
185 Raab Rd
Victoria, TX
River Valley Resort & Rv Park
(830) 964-3613
14130 River Rd
New Braunfels, 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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