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Camping Grounds Montgomery AL

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Leisure Isle Campground
(334) 262-4309
4451 Wetumpka Hwy
Montgomery, AL
 
Gunter Hill Park
(334) 269-1053
561 Booth Rd
Montgomery, AL
 
K & K Recreational Vehicle Park
(334) 285-5251
1810 I65 Service Rd E
Millbrook, AL
 
Kountry Air
(334) 365-6861
2133 Highway 82 W
Prattville, AL
 
B & B Mobile Home & Rv Park
(334) 756-6161
2189 Ben Brown Rd
Valley, AL
 
Capital City Rv Park
(877) 271-8026
4655 Old Wetumpka Hwy
Montgomery, AL
 
The Woods Rv Park & Campground
(334) 356-1887
4350 Sassafras Circle
Montgomery, AL
 
Koa Kampgrounds
(334) 288-0728
250 Fischer Rd
Hope Hull, AL
 
Winddrift Travel Park
(334) 724-9428
521 Main St
Shorter, AL
 
Pruetts Fish Camp & Cabins
(256) 475-3950
5360 County Road 22
Centre, AL
 

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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