Camping Grounds Macon GA

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Tobesofkee Recreation Area
(478) 474-8770
6600 Moseley Dixon Rd
Macon, GA
International City of Golf Club
(478) 322-0276
100 Sandy Run Lane
Warner Robins, GA
Toccoa Valley Campgrounds
(706) 838-4317
11481 Aska Rd
Blue Ridge, GA
Koa Atlanta North
(770) 427-2406
2000 Old Highway 41 Nw
Kennesaw, GA
Houston Baptist Camp
(229) 273-5159
779 Story Road
Arabi, GA
Interstate Campgrounds
(478) 956-5511
305 Chapman Rd
Byron, GA
Landings Golf Club
(478) 923-5222
309 Stathams Way
Warner Robins, GA
Harvey Rv Sales
(706) 896-5299
522 Bell Creek Rd
Hiawassee, GA
Harris Branch Beach & Campground
(706) 276-4545
1300 Harris Branch Road
Ellijay, GA
Mc Intosh Lake Campground
(912) 832-6215
Rr 3 Box 3112
Townsend, GA

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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