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Camping Grounds Lakeland FL

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Lakeland Rv Resort
(888) 622-4115
900 Old Combee Rd
Lakeland, FL
 
El Camba Mobile Home Park
(863) 682-5962
1841 George Jenkins Blvd
Lakeland, FL
 
Lakeland Adult Soccer Organization
(863) 802-5276
P.O.Box 621
Lakeland, FL
 
Sanlan Ranch Campground
(863) 665-1726
3929 Us Highway 98 S
Lakeland, FL
 
Scenic View Rv Park
(863) 858-2262
2025 W Daughtery Rd
Lakeland, FL
 
Tiki Village Resort
(863) 858-5364
905 Crevasse St
Lakeland, FL
 
Lazy Dazy Retreat
(863) 858-2026
6211 Us Highway 98 N
Lakeland, FL
 
Colonial Mobile Home Village
(863) 683-1502
745 Pinewood Ave
Lakeland, FL
 
Crystal Lake RV Service & Repair
(863) 665-5775
1127 South Combee Road
Lakeland, FL
 
Adventure Outdoor Resorts Inc
(863) 686-1400
1125 Us Highway 98 S # 200
Lakeland, 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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