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Camping Grounds Glasgow KY

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Jellystone Park Camp Resort
(270) 773-3840
1002 Mammoth Cave Rd
Cave City, KY
 
Jellystone Park Camp-Resort Mammoth Cave
(800) 421-7116, (270) 773-3840
1002 Mammoth Cave Road
Cave City, KY
Number of Sites
200 Total Camp/RV Sites,60 30 Amp Service,50 50 Amp Service,200 Electric and Water,100 Full Hookups,3 Group Sites,70 Max RV Length,40 No Hookups,50 Pull-Thru Sites,48 Total Rental Units,15 Seasonal,60 Sideouts,30 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Dump Station,Firewood,Fenced Pet Area,Group Area,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,Religious Services,Showers,Snack Bar,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Game room,Basket Ball,Beach Volleyball,Fishing,Golf Carts,Hay Rides,Mini Golf,Picnic Area,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,Theme Weekends,Water Slides,

Kentucky Dam Village State Park
(270) 362-4271
Highway 641
Gilbertsville, KY
 
Louisville South Koa
(900) 562-1880
2433 Hwy 44 E
Shepherdsville, KY
 
Cummins Ferry Campgroun & Marina
(859) 865-2003
2558 Cummins Ferry Rd.
Salvisa, KY
 
Crystal Onyx Cave & Park
(270) 773-2359
8709 Happy Valley Rd
Cave City, KY
 
Horse Cave Koa Kampgrounds
(270) 786-2819
489 Flint Ridge Rd
Horse Cave, KY
 
Oh Kentucky Campgrounds
(859) 986-1150
1142 Highway 21 W
Berea, KY
 
Guist Creek Marina Campground
(502) 647-5359
11990 Boat Dock Rd
Shelbyville, KY
 
Diamond Lake Resort
(270) 229-4900
7301 Hobbs Rd
Owensboro, KY
 

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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