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Camping Grounds Hendersonville NC

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Blue Ridge Travel Trailer Park
(828) 685-9207
3576 Chimney Rock Rd
Hendersonville, NC
 
Apple Valley Travel Park
(828) 685-8000
1 Apple Orchard Rd
Hendersonville, NC
 
Red Gates Rv Park
(828) 685-8787
Sugarloaf Ln
Hendersonville, NC
 
Twin Ponds Rv Park
(828) 698-1617
Orchard Rd
Flat Rock, NC
 
Mountain Laurel Resort
(828) 890-2536
51 Sawmill Rd
Horse Shoe, NC
 
Lazy Boy Travel Trailer Park
(828) 697-7165
110 Old Sunset Hill Rd
Hendersonville, NC
 
Jaymar Travel Park
(828) 685-3771
Chimney Rock Rd
Hendersonville, NC
 
Deer Haven Campground
(828) 891-3025
50 Fawn Haven Dr
Horse Shoe, NC
 
Lakewood Rv Resort
(828) 697-9523
Ballinger Rd
Flat Rock, NC
 
Park Place Rv Park
(828) 693-3831
Allen Rd
Flat Rock, NC
 

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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