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Camping Grounds Lancaster SC

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Cane Creek Park
(704) 843-3919
5213 Harkey Rd
Waxhaw, NC
 
Wateree Lake Campground
(803) 273-3013
2367 Dolan Rd
Liberty Hill, SC
 
Foxfire Motel & Campground
(803) 593-5111
1000 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Beech Island, SC
 
Williamson's Lake Park
(843) 365-2433
1981 Highway 905
Conway, SC
 
Bennett's Trailer Park
(843) 538-3479
111 Winchester Rd
Walterboro, SC
 
Nosoca Pines Ranch
(803) 273-8200
2990 Singleton Creek Rd
Liberty Hill, SC
 
Lazy Daze Campground
(803) 548-1148
940 Gold Hill Rd
Fort Mill, SC
 
Dogwood Travel Trailer Park
(864) 834-8150
2400 N Highway 25
Travelers Rest, SC
 
Point South Koa
(843) 726-5733
Point South
Ridgeland, SC
 
Black Mountain Trout Farm
(864) 647-9700
198 Trout Farm Rd
Westminster, SC
 

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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