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Camping Grounds New Port Richey FL

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Orchid Lake Travel Trailer Park
(727) 847-1925
8225 Arevee Drive Lot 142
New Port Richey, FL
 
Oak Springs Travel Park
(727) 863-5888
10521 Scenic Dr
Port Richey, FL
 
Gone Camping RV Sales
(727) 868-4919
6939 Hachem Dr
Port Richey, FL
 
Sundance Lakes Travel Resort
(727) 862-3565
6848 Hachem Dr
Port Richey, FL
 
Ja-mar North Travel Park
(727) 862-8882
6650 San Marco Dr
Port Richey, FL
 
Magnolia Valley Golf Club
(727) 846-8890
7223 Massachusetts Ave
New Port Richey, FL
 
Tropic Breeze
(727) 868-1629
11310 Us Highway 19
Port Richey, FL
 
Holiday Travel Park
(727) 934-6782
1622 Aires Dr
Holiday, FL
 
Ja-mar Travel Trailer Park
(727) 863-2040
11203 Us Highway 19
Port Richey, FL
 
Fay's Rv Park
(727) 942-2487
1421 Calvary Rd
Holiday, FL
 

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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