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Camping Grounds Temple TX

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Bird Creek Rv Park
(254) 773-9431
1712 North General Bruce Drive
Temple, TX
 
Temple Rv Park & Rv Sales
(254) 778-1646
7188 N Interstate Hwy 35
Temple, TX
 
Union Grove Park
(254) 947-0072
8750 Union Grove Park Rd
Salado, TX
 
Wagon Wheel Rv Park
(254) 947-8761
Rr 1 Box 35
Salado, TX
 
Cypress Springs Marina Resort
(903) 860-2891
3400 Highway 115
Scroggins, TX
 
Cedar Ridge Park
(254) 986-1404
Cedar Ridge Park Rd
Temple, TX
 
Belton RV Park
(800) 421-7116, (254) 939-1961
2905 South IH 35
Belton, TX
Number of Sites
80 Total Camp/RV Sites,80 30 Amp Service,25 50 Amp Service,80 Electric and Water,80 Electric Only,70 Full Hookups,65 Max RV Length,70 Pull-Thru Sites,20 Seasonal,80 Sideouts,3 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Emerald Lake Rv Park
(254) 947-1335
22612 Ih 35
Salado, TX
 
Trail's End Ranch & Campground
(254) 859-5573
1135 Trails End Rd
Bruceville, TX
 
Oak Hills Rv Park
(210) 699-6159
9601 Fredericksburg Rd
San Antonio, 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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