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Camping Grounds Liberty MO

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Miller's Kampark
(816) 781-7724
145 1/2 N Stewart Rd
Liberty, MO
 
Camp Branch Park
(816) 532-0139
2619 Ne 188th St
Smithville, MO
 
Campus Rv Park
(816) 254-1815
406 S Pleasant St
Independence, MO
 
Rafting Co Camping & Rv Resort
(573) 775-2628
Watersedge & S Mc Cormick Rd
Steelville, MO
 
Landing Campground
(573) 735-4242
Route J
Monroe City, MO
 
Crows Creek Park
(816) 532-4977
5612 Crows Creek Rd E Hwy
Smithville, MO
 
Stadium Rv Park
(816) 353-0242
10021 40 Hwy
Independence, MO
 
J J Campground
(816) 264-3375
19116 Scott Rd
Holt, MO
 
American Legion
(573) 365-4815
229 Camp Ground
Lake Ozark, MO
 
Pecan Grove Campground
(660) 438-7688
Dam Access Rd
Warsaw, MO
 

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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