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Camping Grounds Muncie IN

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Lost Lake Inc
(765) 378-7865
16099 W County Road 750 S
Daleville, IN
 
Spring Valley Campgrounds
(765) 354-4521
8186 W County Road 575 N
Middletown, IN
 
Mills Lake Mobile Home Park
(765) 468-6971
7200 W State Road 32
Farmland, IN
 
Walnut Ridge Resort
(765) 533-6611
408 N County Road 300 W
New Castle, IN
 
Timberline Ranch Campground
(765) 378-5909
3230 E 75 N
Anderson, IN
 
Big Oak Park
(765) 358-3208
9401 N County Rd 500 W
Gaston, IN
 
Hoosierland Park
(765) 724-2530
2641 E 1300 N
Alexandria, IN
 
Westwood Park
(765) 987-1232
1900 S County Road 275 W
New Castle, IN
 
Lakewood Campground
(765) 987-7842
75 W County Road 500 S
New Castle, IN
 
Miami Camp
(765) 734-1365
8851 W 400 N
Frankton, IN
 

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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