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Camping Grounds Oshkosh WI

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Circle R Campground
(920) 235-8909
1185 Old Knapp Rd
Oshkosh, WI
 
Eureka Dam Campsite
(920) 685-5441
9361 Eureka Lock Rd
Omro, WI
 
Triangle Farm Campground
(920) 446-3707
9312 Riverview Dr
Fremont, WI
 
Silver Springs Campsites
(920) 992-3537
N5048 Ludwig Rd
Rio, WI
 
Shady Rest Campground
(715) 234-7339
2883 17 3/4 St
Rice Lake, WI
 
Kalbus Country Harbor
(920) 426-0062
5305 Lake Rd
Oshkosh, WI
 
Hahn-a-lula Resort & Ballroom
(920) 446-3245
8861 S Wolf River Rd
Fremont, WI
 
Oak Park Terrace
(608) 249-4002
297 Mallard Lane
Madison, WI
 
Top O' The Morn Resort
(715) 372-4546
Rr 1 Box 21
Iron River, WI
 
Red Oak Campgrounds
(608) 356-7304
S2350 Us Highway 12
Baraboo, WI
 

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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