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Camping Grounds Manahawkin NJ

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Sea Pirate Campground
(800) 421-7116, (609) 296-7400
148 Route 9
West Creek, NJ
Number of Sites
195 Total Camp/RV Sites,195 Electric and Water,21 Full Hookups,6 Group Sites,40 Max RV Length,14 Pull-Thru Sites,163 Seasonal,6 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Arcade/Game room,Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Equestrian Friendly,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,

Scrubbie Pines Campground
(609) 698-5684
30 Route 72
Barnegat, NJ
 
Ocean County Girl Scout Council Camp Amity Acres
(609) 698-0565
133 Jones Road
Barnegat, NJ
 
Baker's Acres Campgrounds
(609) 296-2664
230 Willets Ave
Tuckerton, NJ
 
Wading Pine Campgrounds
(609) 726-1313
85 Godfrey Bridge Rd
Chatsworth, NJ
 
Sea Pirate Light
(609) 296-7400
Route 9
West Creek, NJ
 
Brookville Campgrounds
(609) 698-3134
224 Jones Rd
Barnegat, NJ
 
Bakers Acres Campground
(800) 421-7116, (609) 296-2664
230 Willets Avenue
Parkertown, NJ
Number of Sites
250 Total Camp/RV Sites,250 Electric and Water,153 Electric Only,98 Full Hookups,35 Max RV Length,33 No Hookups,10 Pull-Thru Sites,33 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cable TV,Dump Station,Firewood,Group Area,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Charge for Internet Access,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,RV Service/Repair,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Beach Volleyball,Bird Watching,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Equestrian Friendly,Golf Facilities,Hay Rides,Horse Shoes,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Picnic Area,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Sports Field,Swimming Pool,Theme Weekends,arcade/game room,

Union Hill Campground
(609) 296-8599
163 Leektown Rd
Tuckerton, NJ
 
Chips Folly Campground
(609) 296-4434
Chips Folly Rd
New Gretna, NJ
 

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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