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Camping Grounds Rice Lake WI

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Shady Rest Campground
(715) 234-7339
2883 17 3/4 St
Rice Lake, WI
 
Dahle's Campground
(715) 635-2121
W3833 County Highway B
Sarona, WI
 
Rivers Edge Campground
(715) 354-7108
W2753 Church Rd
Birchwood, WI
 
Brigadoon Camp
(715) 822-8561
2554 4th St
Cumberland, WI
 
Rolling Stone Lake Resort
(715) 484-5211
W6445 N Rolling Stone Lake Rd
Pearson, WI
 
Rice Lake-koa
(715) 234-2360
1876 29 3/4 St
Rice Lake, WI
 
Ken's Kampsite
(715) 859-2887
1075 24 1/4 St
Cameron, WI
 
Barron Motel Rv & Campground
(715) 537-3154
1521 E Division Ave
Barron, WI
 
Northlake Campgrounds
(715) 822-2440
250 22nd Ave
Comstock, WI
 
Barron Motel Rv & Campground
(715) 537-3154
1521 E Division Ave
Barron, 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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