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Camping Grounds Manitowoc WI

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Seagull Marina Llc
(920) 794-7533
1400 Lake St
Two Rivers, WI
 
Shady Acres Campsites
(920) 863-8143
5422 Shady Acres Rd
Denmark, WI
 
River's Edge Campground
(715) 344-8058
3368 Campsite Dr # N
Stevens Point, WI
 
Winberg's Resort & Campground
(715) 349-5160
6420 State Road 70
Siren, WI
 
West Cove Lanes
(715) 532-7812
1011 Edgewood Ave E
Ladysmith, WI
 
Rainbow's End Campgrounds
(920) 754-4142
18227 Us Highway 10
Reedsville, WI
 
Klondyke Secluded Acres
(608) 723-2844
6656 Pine Knob Rd
Lancaster, WI
 
Hiles-pine Lake Campground
(715) 649-3319
W Pine Lake Rd
Argonne, WI
 
Dell-aire Marina & Campground
(608) 339-4714
1942 Dakota Ln
Friendship, WI
 
Turtle Creek Campsite
(608) 362-7768
3513 E County Rd S
Beloit, WI
 

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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