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Camping Grounds Stevens Point WI

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River's Edge Campground
(715) 344-8058
3368 Campsite Dr # N
Stevens Point, WI
 
Wild Wild West Campground
(715) 824-5112
9495 State Highway 54
Amherst, WI
 
Cozy Inn Motel & Rv Park
(715) 423-1220
2710 Plover Rd
Wisconsin Rapids, WI
 
Blackhawk Club
(920) 563-3178
W7766 Blackhawk Island Rd
Fort Atkinson, WI
 
Hiawatha Trailer Resort
(715) 356-6111
1077 Old Highway 51 S
Woodruff, WI
 
Ridgewood Campground
(715) 344-8750
48 River Ridge Rd
Plover, WI
 
Vista Royalle Campground Ltd
(715) 335-6860
Isherwood Rd
Bancroft, WI
 
Travelers Inn Motel & Campground
(262) 878-1415
14017 Durand Ave
Sturtevant, WI
 
Jesse's Wolf River Lodge
(715) 882-2182
N2119 Taylor Rd
White Lake, WI
 
Scenic Ridge Campground
(262) 472-0281
W7991 R And W Townline Rd
Whitewater, WI
 

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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