Camping Grounds San Marcos TX

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Riverbend Park
(512) 353-1968
2140 Old Martindale Rd # 10
San Marcos, TX
Pecan Park
(800) 421-7116, (512) 396-0070
50 Squirrel Run
San Marcos, TX
Number of Sites
108 Total Camp/RV Sites,106 20 Amp Service,106 30 Amp Service,106 50 Amp Service,108 Electric and Water,106 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,10 Pull-Thru Sites,106 Sideouts,
Cabin Rentals,
Nature Trails,Swimming Pool,

United Rv Park
(512) 353-5959
1610 N I H 35
San Marcos, TX
Plum Creek Rv Resort
(512) 396-8300
24800 I H 35
Kyle, TX
Cedar Bluff Camp
(830) 964-3639
8750 River Rd
New Braunfels, TX
Canyon Trail RV Resort
(512) 805-9988
6050 IH 35 S
San Marcos, TX
Pecan Park Retreat
(512) 392-6171
2110 Martindale Rd
San Marcos, TX
Shady Grove Campground
(512) 357-6113
Fm 1979
Martindale, TX
Leisure Camp & Rv Park
(512) 488-2563
County Road 125
Fentress, TX
(979) 204-3500
9440 River Road
New Braunfels, TX

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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