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Camping Grounds La Crosse WI

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Bluebird Springs Recreation Park
(608) 781-2267
N2833 Smith Valley Rd
La Crosse, WI
 
Neshonoc Lakeside Campground
(608) 786-1792
N5334 Neshonic Rd
West Salem, WI
 
Goose Island Campgrounds
(608) 788-7018
Highway 35
Stoddard, WI
 
Pow Wow Campgrounds
(608) 582-2995
W16751 Pow Wow Ln
Galesville, WI
 
Oak Creek Estates
(414) 761-2099
2301 W College Ave
Milwaukee, WI
 
Pettibone Rv Park & Campground
(608) 782-5858
333 Park Plaza Dr
La Crosse, WI
 
Veterans Memorial Park Campground
(608) 786-4011
N4668 County Road Vp
West Salem, WI
 
Money Creek Haven
(507) 896-3544
Rr 1 Box 154
Houston, MN
 
Dunromin Park
(507) 724-2514
Rr 1 Box 146
Caledonia, MN
 
Fisherman's Luck Resort
(608) 254-8082
W14503 Fish Dr
Wisconsin Dells, WI
 

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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