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Camping Grounds Saint Cloud MN

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Fischer's Garden Mobile Park
(320) 252-8300
1945 N Benton Dr
Sauk Rapids, MN
 
Royal Oaks Rv Park
(320) 685-3377
Rr 1 Box 302
Cold Spring, MN
 
Clearwater Forest
(320) 274-8857
Rt 1 Vox V28
South Haven, MN
 
Whispering Pines Resort
(320) 398-5995
10248 County Road 8
Kimball, MN
 
Your Haven Resort
(320) 597-2450
18337 State Highway 22
Richmond, MN
 
A J Acres Campground
(320) 558-2847
1300 195th St E
Clearwater, MN
 
Rest-a-while Resort
(320) 398-7341
12916 Aspenwood Rd
South Haven, MN
 
Timberwoods Resort & Campground
(320) 274-5140
10255 Nevens Ave Nw
South Haven, MN
 
Cozy Corner Campground
(320) 597-3587
19897 State Highway 22
Richmond, MN
 
Morning Star Resort Campground
(320) 453-7121
22954 Green Acres Dr
Richmond, MN
 

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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