Camping Grounds Lakewood NJ

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Albocondo Campgrounds
(732) 349-4079
1480 Whitesville Road
Toms River, NJ
Peppermint Tree Day Camp
(732) 929-2500
1571 Partridge Street
Toms River, NJ
Tip Tam Camping Park
(732) 363-4036
301 Brewers Bridge Rd
Jackson, NJ
Indian Rock Resort & Picnic
(732) 928-0034
920 W Veterans Hwy
Jackson, NJ
Timberland Lake Campground
(732) 928-0500
1335 Reed Rd
Jackson, NJ
Chesterbrook Academy
(732) 240-7490
368 Lakehurst Road
Toms River, NJ
Surf and Stream Campground
(732) 349-8919
State Highway 571 North
Toms River, NJ
Butterfly Campgrounds
(732) 928-2107
360 Butterfly Rd
Jackson, NJ
Toby`s Hide-A-Way Campground
(732) 363-3662
380 Clearstream Road
Jackson, NJ
Maple Lake Campgrounds Inc
(732) 367-0177
980 E Veterans Hwy
Jackson, NJ

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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