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Camping Grounds Lake Geneva WI

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Coachman's Terrace Park
(262) 248-3636
W3540 State Road 50
Lake Geneva, WI
 
Scenic Ridge Llc
(262) 883-2920
630 Estate Ct
Elkhorn, WI
 
Snug Harbor Inn
(262) 883-6999
W7785 Wisconsin Parkwy
Delavan, WI
 
Fox River Recreation
(847) 395-6090
27884 Vest Rd 173
Antioch, IL
 
Island On The Chain Inc
(847) 395-9398
38600 N. Lakeside Pl.
Antioch, IL
 
Lake Geneva Mobile Home Park
(262) 248-3150
750 Lake Geneva Blvd
Lake Geneva, WI
 
Willow Run Rv Condo Association
(262) 723-6030
W4945 County Road Es
Elkhorn, WI
 
Woodland Melody Park
(262) 877-2219
2154 E Lakeshore Dr
Twin Lakes, WI
 
Parrots Cove Resort Inc
(847) 838-9886
26083 W Spring Grove Rd
Antioch, IL
 
Grass Lake Rv Park & Marina
(847) 395-6214
26250 W Heart O Lakes Blvd
Antioch, IL
 

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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