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Camping Grounds Sterling VA

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Fairfax County Government
(703) 471-5414
1400 Lake Fairfax Dr
Reston, VA
 
Community Camps Inc
(301) 217-9591
15500 Quince Valley Ter
Gaithersburg, MD
 
Burke Lake Park Golf Course
(703) 323-6600
7315 Ox Rd
Fairfax Station, VA
 
Hungry Mother Campgrounds Inc
(276) 783-2046
Highway 16 N
Marion, VA
 
Bush Park Camping Resort
(804) 776-6750
Rt 702
Deltaville, VA
 
Bull Run Regional Park
(703) 631-0550
7700 Bull Run Dr
Centreville, VA
 
Little Bennett Regional Park
(301) 972-9222
23701 Frederick Rd
Clarksburg, MD
 
Anvil Campgrounds
(757) 565-2300
5243 Mooretown Rd
Williamsburg, VA
 
Williamsburg KOA Resort
(800) 421-7116, (757) 565-2734, 800-562-1733
4000 Newman Road
Williamsburg, VA
Number of Sites
370 Total Camp/RV Sites,70 50 Amp Service,370 Electric and Water,136 Full Hookups,90 Max RV Length,65 Pull-Thru Sites,55 Total Rental Units,210 Sideouts,76 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cable TV,Dump Station,Firewood,Fenced Pet Area,Group Area,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Meeting Rooms,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,Religious Services,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,Lodge Rentals,
Recreation
Basket Ball,Beach Volleyball,Bike Rentals,Bird Watching,Golf Carts,Hiking Trails,Horse Shoes,Jumping Pillow,Nature Trails,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Sports Field,Swimming Pool,Theme Weekends,arcade/game room,

Gooney Creek Campgrounds
(540) 635-4066
7122 Stonewall Jackson Mem Hwy
Front Royal, VA
 

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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