Camping Grounds Lapeer MI

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Watertower Travel Trailer Park
(810) 664-4296
1552 N Lapeer Rd
Lapeer, MI
Hilltop Campgrounds
(810) 664-2782
1260 Piper Dr
Lapeer, MI
Genesee-otter Lake Campgrounds
(810) 793-2725
12260 Farrand Rd
Otter Lake, MI
Addison Oaks County Park
(248) 693-2432
1480 W Romeo Rd
Leonard, MI
Frankenmuth Jellystone Park
(989) 652-6668
1339 Weiss St
Frankenmuth, MI
Evergreen Campgrounds
(810) 664-5053
2403 Imlay City Rd
Lapeer, MI
Kings Landing Kamp Ground
(810) 793-2608
121 Kings Landing Dr
Columbiaville, MI
Sutter's Recreation Area
(810) 688-3761
1601 Tozer Rd
North Branch, MI
Pirolli Park
(734) 279-1487
6030 Sylvania Petersburg Rd
Petersburg, MI
Higgins Hills Rv Park
(989) 275-8151
3800 W Federal Hwy
Roscommon, MI

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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