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Camping Grounds Spartanburg SC

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Cunningham Rv Park
(864) 576-1973
600 Campground Rd
Spartanburg, SC
 
Pinecone Campground
(864) 489-2022
160 Sarratt School Rd
Gaffney, SC
 
Oaks At Point South Rv Resort
(843) 726-5728
Rr 1 Box 52c
Yemassee, SC
 
Lakeside Lodges At Regent Corp
(803) 547-3500
9600 Regent Parkwy
Fort Mill, SC
 
Hartwell Four Seasons Resort
(864) 287-3223
400 Ponderosa Pt
Townville, SC
 
Pine Ridge Family Campground
(864) 576-0302
199 Pineridge Campground Rd
Roebuck, SC
 
Martinfield Plantation
(843) 397-1800
6531 Brownsway Shortcut Rd.
Conway, SC
 
Rainbow Rv Park
(864) 244-1271
3553 Rutherford Rd
Taylors, SC
 
Springfield Campground
(864) 224-1954
Providence Church Rd
Anderson, SC
 
Stoney Crest Plantation Campground
(843) 757-3249
Highway 46
Bluffton, SC
 

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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