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Camping Grounds Tifton GA

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Amy's South Georgia Rv Park
(229) 386-8441
4632 Union Rd
Tifton, GA
 
Wanee Lake Country Club
(229) 567-2727
Highway 112 West
Ashburn, GA
 
Appalachian Campground
(706) 896-5057
1631 Moody Holw
Hiawassee, GA
 
Gause Rv Center
(706) 896-4846
2060 Highway 76 W
Hiawassee, GA
 
Student Camp and Trip Advisors
(770) 951-8747
650 River Chase Point Northwest
Atlanta, GA
 
Riverbend Bluegrass Park
(229) 468-4120
201 Riverbend Church Rd
Ocilla, GA
 
Jack Wingate's Fishing Lodge
(229) 246-0658
139 Wingate Rd
Bainbridge, GA
 
Landing Hang Gliding Rv Park
(706) 657-8282
1916 Creek Rd
Wildwood, GA
 
Kedesh-American
(229) 868-6324
RR 1 Box 79
Mc Rae, GA
 
Camp Hope
(770) 536-4787
7011 Pony Lake Road
Dahlonega, GA
 

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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