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Camping Grounds Saint Augustine FL

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Frog Hollow
(904) 829-6665
5774 USHighway 1 North
Saint Augustine, FL
 
Island Gymnastics
(904) 829-5588
950 Anastasia Boulevard
Saint Augustine, FL
 
Island Joes Inc
(904) 461-9322
1340 A1A South
Saint Augustine, FL
 
Haywoods Labor Camp
(904) 692-2412
6116 Armstrong Road
Elkton, FL
 
St Johns Campgrounds
(386) 328-4470
436 Us Highway 17 S
East Palatka, FL
 
North Beach Camp Resort
(800) 421-7116, 095-1418, (904) 824-1806
4125 Coastal Highway
St. Augustine, FL
Number of Sites
150 Total Camp/RV Sites,7 20 Amp Service,115 30 Amp Service,47 50 Amp Service,150 Electric and Water,147 Full Hookups,44 Pull-Thru Sites,
Amenities
Cable TV,Dump Station,Group Area,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,Internet Access at Specific Locations in Park,WiFi HotSpots,Laundry,Pets Welcome,Propane,Restaurant,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Game room,Boat Launch,Fishing,Playground,Swimming Pool,Swimming - Ocean,Swimming - River,arcade/game room,

St Augustine Beach KOA Kampground
(904) 471-3113
525 West Pope Road
Saint Augustine, FL
 
Ocean Grove Camp Resort
(904) 471-3414
4225 A1A South
Saint Augustine, FL
 
Shamrock Campgrounds
(904) 797-2270
3575 USHighway 1 South
Saint Augustine, FL
 
Golden Pond Mobile Home Park & RV Resort
(352) 245-2334
3233 Southeast 110th Street
Ocala, 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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