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Sun Valley Family Campgrounds
(419) 648-2235
9779 Faulkner Rd
Harrod, OH
 
Wapakoneta/Lima South KOA
(800) 421-7116, (419) 738-6016
14719 Cemetery Road
Wapakoneta, OH
Number of Sites
76 Total Camp/RV Sites,76 Electric and Water,51 Full Hookups,80 Max RV Length,44 Pull-Thru Sites,68 Sideouts,7 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,Lodge Rentals,
Recreation
Game room,Mini Golf,Theme Weekends,Playground,Horse Shoes,Basket Ball,Swimming Pool,Hay Rides,

Glacier Hill Lakes
(419) 738-3005
11675 Wapakoneta Freyburg Rd
Wapakoneta, OH
 
Twin Lakes Park
(800) 421-7116, (419) 477-5255
3506 Township Road 34
Bluffton, OH
Number of Sites
85 Total Camp/RV Sites,85 20 Amp Service,85 30 Amp Service,6 50 Amp Service,85 Electric and Water,14 Full Hookups,30 Group Sites,99 Max RV Length,12 No Hookups,5 Pull-Thru Sites,50 Seasonal,4 Sideouts,12 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming Pool,

Indian Trail Campground
(419) 929-1135
1400 Us Highway 250 S
New London, OH
 
Whispering Willows Campground
(419) 649-2267
2370 N Napoleon Rd
Harrod, OH
 
Lakewood Village Resort
(419) 738-5000
14296 Cemetary Rd
Wapakoneta, OH
 
Twin Lakes Park
(419) 477-5255
3506 Township Road 34
Bluffton, OH
 
Huggy Bear Campground
(419) 968-2211
9065 Ringwald Rd
Middle Point, OH
 
Camper Village
(800) 421-7116, 870-5259, (419) 627-2106
One Cedar Point Drive
Sandusky, OH
Number of Sites
209 Total Camp/RV Sites,209 Electric and Water,59 Full Hookups,80 Max RV Length,96 Pull-Thru Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Golf Facilities,Marina,Playground,Water activities,

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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