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Camping Grounds Valdosta GA

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Shady Oaks Campground
(229) 247-0494
4598 N Valdosta Rd
Valdosta, GA
 
Carter`s II
(229) 242-9933
1000 North Patterson Street
Valdosta, GA
 
Eagle's Roost Camp & Rv Park
(229) 559-5192
5465 Mill Store Rd
Lake Park, GA
 
First Finance DBA Suncoast RV Campground
(229) 559-9738
5274 Jewel Futch Road
Lake Park, GA
 
Pride Resorts
(229) 263-5350
State Rt 100
Quitman, GA
 
River Park Mobile Home Park
(229) 244-8397
1407 N Saint Augustine Rd
Valdosta, GA
 
Four-H Camp
(229) 559-5289
6100 4 H Club Road
Lake Park, GA
 
Paradise Island Fish Camp
(229) 559-6693
3747 Loch Laurel Rd
Lake Park, GA
 
Byrom`s Camper Manufacturing
(229) 263-8050
West Highway 84
Quitman, GA
 
U S Government - Army Department Of- U S Army Corps of Engineers- Lake Sidney
(770) 967-6757
6219 Old Federal Road
Flowery Branch, 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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