Camping Grounds Jacksonville Beach FL

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Family Partners
(904) 246-0882
353 6th Avenue South
Jacksonville Beach, FL
Club K 9
11459 Beach Bolevard
Jacksonville, FL
Burrell`s Camp Chippewa
(904) 737-4988
3111 Tiger Hole Road
Jacksonville, FL
Childtime Learning Centers
(904) 268-1933
9950 Saint Augustine Road
Jacksonville, FL
A J RV & Automotive Svc Inc
(904) 741-5555
14600 Duval Pl W Ste 43
Jacksonville, FL
Childtime Learning Centers
(904) 223-0600
3232 San Pablo Road South
Jacksonville, FL
Happy Acres Ranch
(904) 725-1410
7117 Crane Avenue
Jacksonville, FL
Las Palmas Racquet Club
(904) 743-5169
3461 Peeler Road
Jacksonville, FL
Palms Fish Camp
(904) 251-3004
6359 Heckscher Drive
Jacksonville, FL
North Jacksonville Youth Dev
(904) 765-0822
5559 Norwood Ave
Jacksonville, FL

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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