Camping Grounds Orange TX

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Oak Leaf Park
(409) 886-4082
6900 Oak Leaf Dr
Orange, TX
Autumn Acres Mobile Home Park
(337) 589-2902
5925 Highway 3112
Vinton, LA
Boomtown Usa
(409) 769-6105
1495 Freeway Blvd
Vidor, TX
Fort Worth Midtown Rv Park
(817) 335-9330
2906 W 6th St
Fort Worth, TX
Flat Rock Park
(325) 784-6730
332 Flatrock Rd
Brownwood, TX
Roundbunch Rv Park
(409) 735-3391
1667 Texas Ave
Bridge City, TX
Texas Pelican Rv Park
(337) 589-5239
2219 Old Highway 90
Vinton, LA
Smiths Lake
(409) 769-8200
790 W Tram Rd
Vidor, TX
Trav Trail-r-inn
(361) 729-4214
2401 Highway 35 N
Rockport, TX
Northview Mh & Rv Park
(806) 381-1059
8611 Bluebonnet Dr
Amarillo, 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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