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Camping Grounds Memphis TN

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Mississippi River Rv Park
(901) 946-1993
870 Cotton Gin Pl
Memphis, TN
 
Memphis Mobile City
(901) 357-0301
3898 Thomas St
Memphis, TN
 
Mary-ann Mobile Home Park
(901) 358-0485
1640 Via Roma Dr
Memphis, TN
 
Memphis Jellystone RV Park
(662) 280-8282
1400 Audubon Point Drive
Horn Lake, MS
 
Tom Sawyer's Mississippi River
(870) 735-9770
1286 South 8th Street
West Memphis, AR
 
Oakhaven Mh & Rv Park
(901) 362-9780
3080 E Shelby Dr
Memphis, TN
 
Elvis Presley Boulevard Rv Park
(901) 332-3633
3971 Elvis Presley Blvd
Memphis, TN
 
Leahy's Rv & Trailer Park
(901) 452-7456
3070 Summer Ave
Memphis, TN
 
Memphis Jellystone RV Park
(800) 421-7116, (662) 280-8282
1400 Audubon Point Drive
Horn Lake, MS
Number of Sites
114 Total Camp/RV Sites,114 Electric and Water,114 Full Hookups,70 Max RV Length,
Amenities
Cable TV,Dump Station,Firewood,Group Area,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,RV Service/Repair,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Game room,Hay Rides,Planned Activities,Playground,Shuffleboard,Swimming Pool,Swimming - Lake,arcade/game room,

Lalman Mobile Home Park
(870) 735-5226
4200 E Broadway St
West Memphis, AR
 

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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