Camping Grounds Livonia MI

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Green Valley Park
(248) 437-4136
57300 12 Mile Rd
New Hudson, MI
Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
(248) 666-1020
7800 Gale Rd
Waterford, MI
Swan Lake & Campground
(269) 521-6510
658 42nd St
Allegan, MI
Forest Shores Campground
(269) 623-8390
5757 Guernsey Lake Rd
Delton, MI
Pioneer Trail Park
(906) 786-1020
6822 Us Highway 2 41 M35
Gladstone, MI
Haas Lake Park
(248) 437-0900
25800 Haas Rd
New Hudson, MI
Outdoor Adventures Rifle River
(989) 653-2224
1050 Husak Rd
Omer, MI
Jado Park Campground
(517) 431-2111
5603 Us Highway 12
Tipton, MI
Orchard Beach State Park
(231) 723-7422
2064 Lakeshore Rd
Manistee, MI
Camper's Paradise
(616) 846-1460
800 Robbins Rd
Grand Haven, 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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