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Camping Grounds Tupelo MS

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Natchez Trace Parkway
(800) 305-7417
2680 Natchez Trace Parkway
Tupelo, AL
 
Natchez Trace Rv Park
(662) 767-8609
189 County Road 506
Shannon, MS
 
Murphree's Waterfront Camping
(662) 585-3058
1 Walker Levee Rd
Fulton, MS
 
Magic River Resort
(228) 452-4405
21263 Tucker Rd
Long Beach, MS
 
Five Star Resorts
(228) 452-3569
23098 Freddie Frank Rd
Pass Christian, MS
 
Campground At Barnes Crossing
(662) 844-6063
Rt. 1 Box 28-a
Tupelo, MS
 
Nita Lake Resort
(662) 652-3602
294 Nita Lake Rd
Fulton, MS
 
Fulton Recreational Campground
(662) 862-7070
100 Camp Ground Rd
Fulton, MS
 
Rv-tel Of Ocean Springs
(228) 875-2772
2302 Bienville Blvd
Ocean Springs, MS
 
Mabry's Red Barn Travel Trailer
(228) 832-2539
16214 Highway 49
Gulfport, MS
 

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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