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Camping Grounds Port Huron MI

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Fort Trodd Campground Inc
(810) 987-4889
6350 Lapeer Rd
North Street, MI
 
Beech Grove Campground
(810) 395-7042
3864 Breen Rd
Emmett, MI
 
Camp Stapleton
(810) 359-8130
3753 Lakeshore Rd
Lexington, MI
 
Holiday Shores Camp Site
(989) 288-4444
10915 Goodall Rd
Durand, MI
 
Ogemaw Pines Campgrounds
(989) 345-7260
4600 Lucinda Dr
West Branch, MI
 
Ruby Campground
(810) 324-2766
7700 Imlay City Rd
Avoca, MI
 
Lexington Rv Resort Home Assn
(810) 359-2054
7181 Lexington Ct
Lexington, MI
 
West Houghton Lake Campgrounds
(989) 422-5130
9371 W Houghton Lake Dr
Houghton Lake, MI
 
Hollywood Shores Resort
(269) 641-7307
70901 Wayne St
Union, MI
 
Ruby Campground
(810) 324-2766
7700 Imlay City Rd
Avoca, MI
 

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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