Camping Grounds Mountain Home AR

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Gene's Trout Fishing Resort
(870) 499-5381
324 River Acres Dr
Mountain Home, AR
White Buffalo Resort
(870) 424-6892
418 White Buffalo Trl
Mountain Home, AR
Twin Gables Resort
(870) 467-5686
3166 Highway 101
Gamaliel, AR
Denton Ferry R V Park
(870) 435-7275
740 Denton Ferry Road
Cotter, AR
White River Campgrounds
White River Trail
Flippin, AR
Ideal Rv Center
(870)481-5400, (870)481-5400
4764 Highway 5 N
Mountain Home, AR
Darr's Rv Park
(870) 492-5854
6318 Highway 62 E
Mountain Home, AR
Wilderness Point Camping
(870) 488-5340
1140 Wilderness Point Rd
Henderson, AR
White River Campgrounds
(870) 453-2299
Highway 62b
Cotter, AR
Cedar Hollow Rv Park
(870) 453-8643
Flippin, 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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