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Camping Grounds Longview TX

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Eastman Villa Mobile Home Park
(903) 758-3655
816 S Eastman Rd
Longview, TX
 
Wanda's Kountry Korner
(903) 757-6421
Gum Springs Rd
Longview, TX
 
Highway 450 Rv Hitchin Post
(903) 668-3572
1694 Fm 450 S
Hallsville, TX
 
Lakeview Rv Park
(817) 457-6771
4793 E Loop 820 S
Fort Worth, TX
 
Cedar Bluff Camp
(830) 964-3639
8750 River Rd
New Braunfels, TX
 
Four Eleven Loop Park
(903) 753-8411
411 E Loop 281 # 91
Longview, TX
 
American Thrifty Inn
(903) 757-4266
2015 E Marshall Ave
Longview, TX
 
D&d Rv Park & Catfish Farm
(903) 984-1207
23500 F.m. 2767
Kilgore, TX
 
Holiday Park For Mobile Homes
(713) 946-6161
3300 Spencer Hwy
Pasadena, TX
 
Shirley's Rv Park
(903) 732-3345
Highway 271 N
Powderly, TX
 

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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