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Camping Grounds Mc Kinney TX

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Hidden Acres Rv Park
(972) 736-1264
Mc Kinney, TX
 
Lighthouse Rv Resort Inc
(972) 838-4600
1020 Highway 75 N
Melissa, TX
 
Lafon's Rv Park
(972) 736-2635
Fm Rd 546
Princeton, TX
 
Spring Creek Village Rv Park
(972) 423-6704
29 Rose Ln # A
Plano, TX
 
Casa Del Valle
(866) 786-1534
1048 N. Alamo Rd.
Alamo, TX
 
Hidden Acres Rv Park
(972) 736-1264
Allen, TX
 
Wildwood Rv Campground
(972) 837-4600
2902 Highway 5
Melissa, TX
 
Hidden Acres Rv Park
(972) 736-1264
Plano, TX
 
Copeville Rv Park
(972) 843-2663
14344 Cr 546
Copeville, TX
 
Gulley's Mh & Rv Park
(361) 241-4122
8225 Leopard St
Corpus Christi, 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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