Camping Grounds Lehigh Acres FL

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Colonial Country Club - Tennis Center
(239) 768-1334
9181 Independence Way
Fort Myers, FL
Camping World
(239) 693-8300
5600 Enterprise Parkway
Fort Myers, FL
Shady Acres Travel Park
(239) 267-8448
19370 S Tamiami Trl
Fort Myers, FL
Orange Harbor Mobile Home & Rv Park
(239) 694-3707
5749 Palm Beach Boulevard
Fort Myers, FL
Orange Grove Home & Rv Park
(239) 694-5534
647 Nuna Ave
Fort Myers, FL
Cypress Woods RV Resort
(239) 694-2191
5901 Cypresswoods Resort
Fort Myers, FL
Woodsmoke Camping Resort
(239) 267-3456
19551 S Tamiami Trl
Fort Myers, FL
Sunseekers Rv Park
(239) 731-1303
19701 N Tamiami Trl
Fort Myers, FL
Seminole Campground
(239) 543-2919
8991 Triplett Rd
Fort Myers, FL
(866) 786-3015
16175 John Morris Rd.
Fort Myers, 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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