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Camping Grounds New Braunfels TX

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Whitewater Sports Campground
(830) 964-3800
11860 Fm 306
New Braunfels, TX
 
K L Ranch Camp
(830) 625-3038
5300 River Rd
New Braunfels, TX
 
Abbott's 306 River Outfitters
(830) 964-2625
546 Riverside Path
New Braunfels, TX
 
Camp Huaco Springs
(830) 625-5411
River Rd
New Braunfels, TX
 
Gardos
(979) 204-3500
9440 River Road
New Braunfels, TX
 
O'henry's Hideaway
(830) 964-4443
8511 River Rd
New Braunfels, TX
 
Rainbow Camp
(830) 964-2227
8690 River Rd
New Braunfels, TX
 
Hill Country Rv Resort
(830) 625-1919
131 S Rueckle Rd
New Braunfels, TX
 
Good Time Campgrounds
(830) 964-3790
9300 River Rd
New Braunfels, TX
 
River Ranch Rv Resort
(830) 325-7788
420 Business Loop 35 N
New Braunfels, TX
 

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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