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Camping Grounds High Point NC

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Oak Hollow Family Campground
(336) 883-3492
3415 N Centennial St
High Point, NC
 
Hagan-stone Park
(336) 674-0472
5920 Hagan Stone Park Rd
Pleasant Garden, NC
 
Humphrey's Ridge Camp
(336) 427-3949
241 Humphreys Ridge Dr
Stokesdale, NC
 
Coastal Dreams Enterprises Llc
(252) 247-0494
1463 Highway 24 E
Newport, NC
 
Adventure Bound Kayak
(252) 255-1130
1004 W Kitty Hawk Rd
Kitty Hawk, NC
 
Greensboro Campgrounds, Inc.
(800) 421-7116, (336) 274-4143
2300 Montreal Ave.
Greensboro, NC
Number of Sites
117 Total Camp/RV Sites,74 30 Amp Service,27 50 Amp Service,117 Electric and Water,74 Full Hookups,60 Max RV Length,65 Pull-Thru Sites,6 Total Rental Units,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Greensboro Campgrounds
(336) 274-4143
2300 Montreal Ave
Greensboro, NC
 
Down By The River Campground
(828) 733-5057
228 Jonas Ridge Hwy
Newland, NC
 
Sleepy Bears's Family Camp
(910) 739-4372
465 Kenric Dr
Lumberton, NC
 
Apple Valley Travel Park
(828) 685-8000
1 Apple Orchard Rd
Hendersonville, 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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