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Camping Grounds Palm Bay FL

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Lazy K Rv Park
(321) 724-1639
5150 Dixie Hwy Ne
Palm Bay, FL
 
Enchanted Lakes Estates
(321) 723-8847
750 Malabar Road
Malabar, FL
 
Kuntry
(321) 768-9616
3340 Hield Road
Melbourne, FL
 
Dairy Road Discovery Center Inc
(321) 951-4457
2200 Dairy Road
Melbourne, FL
 
Palm Shores Rv Park
(321) 254-4388
5090 N Harbor City Blvd
Melbourne, FL
 
Camelot Rv Park
(407) 724-5396
1600 S Us Highway 1
Malabar, FL
 
Land Yacht Harbor Inc
(321) 254-6398
201 N John Rodes Blvd
Melbourne, FL
 
Riverview Rv & Mh Park
(321) 242-1548
5410 N Us Highway 1
Melbourne, FL
 
Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy
(321) 723-8323
50 West Strawbridge Avenue
Melbourne, FL
 
Wickham Park
(321) 255-4307
2500 Parkway Dr
Melbourne, 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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