Camping Grounds Hinesville GA

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South Newport Village
(912) 884-2310
Us Highway 17 & Ih 95 Exit 12
Riceboro, GA
Sunshine Lake Campground
(912) 884-2744
195 Sunshine Campground Rd
Midway, GA
Waterway Rv Campground
(912) 756-2296
70 Highway 17
Richmond Hill, GA
Dooly Camp Ground
21 Parsonage Road
Vienna, GA
Top Of Georgia Airstream Park
(706) 878-3590
14255 Highway 75 N
Helen, GA
Yellow Bluff Fishing Camp
(912) 884-5448
Colonels Island
Midway, GA
Waterway R V Campground
(912) 756-2296
Highway 17
Richmond Hill, GA
Lake Lanier Lodges
(770) 967-1804
6568 Lights Ferry Rd
Flowery Branch, GA
Campers Haven
(229) 268-9076
1296 Campers Haven Road
Vienna, GA
Campwest Minster
(770) 760-0676
2412 Lake Rockaway Road Northwest
Conyers, GA

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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