Camping Grounds Land O Lakes FL

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Winter Quarters Rv Resort
(813) 949-6551
21632 State Road 54
Lutz, FL
Encore Tampa North
(813) 949-6551
21632 State Road 54
Lutz, FL
Camp Keystone
(813)926-6440, (813)926-5203
19215 Crescent Rd
Odessa, FL
King`s RV & Efficiencies
(352) 799-9585
18902 USHighway 41
Spring Hill, FL
Quail Run Campground Inc
(813) 973-0999
6946 Old Pasco Road
Zephyrhills, FL
Childtime Learning Centers
(813) 949-2223
1800 Collier Parkway
Lutz, FL
Eagles Golf Club
(813) 920-6681
16101 9 Eagles Dr
Odessa, FL
Girl Scouts Headquarters Suncoast Council
(813) 920-9025
10134 Woodstock Road
Odessa, FL
Lakewood Travel Park
(727) 856-1306
11517 State Road 52
Hudson, FL
Quail Hollow Golf & Country Club Inc
(813) 973-1771
6225 Old Pasco Road
Zephyrhills, 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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