Camping Grounds Meadville PA

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Playland Camping Park
(814) 425-7313
24773 Playland Dr
Meadville, PA
Runamuck Camping & Rv Supply
(814) 382-8185
8896 Us Hwy 6
Conneaut Lake, PA
Shadyside Campground
(814) 382-2534
Meadville Harmonsburg Rd
Conneaut Lake, PA
Pineview Campland
(814) 683-5561
Harmonsburg Rd
Linesville, PA
Mallards Landing Campground
(814) 683-5870
1525 Footsville Rd
Linesville, PA
Chuck-a-lou Rv Park & Camp
(814) 763-2937
18601 Us Hwy 6 And 19
Saegertown, PA
Conneaut Lake Park Camperland
(814) 382-7750
12405 State Hwy 618
Conneaut Lake, PA
French Creek Campground
(814) 425-7361
23498 State Hwy 285
Cochranton, PA
End Of The Road Campground
(814) 683-4018
14154 Primrose Dr
Linesville, PA
Liana's Lake Park
(814) 734-3201
10827 Eureka Rd
Edinboro, PA

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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