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Camping Grounds Versailles KY

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Beaver Lake Boat Dock
(502) 839-4402
1050 S Lakeshore Dr
Lawrenceburg, KY
 
Kentucky Horse Park
(859) 259-4257
4089 Iron Works Pike
Lexington, KY
 
Kentucky River Campgrounds
(502) 227-2465
1489 Steele Branch Rd
Frankfort, KY
 
Blood River Boat Dock
(270) 436-5321
207 Tacklebox Ln
Murray, KY
 
Fern Lake Campground
(270) 444-7939
5535 Cairo Rd
Paducah, KY
 
Cummins Ferry Campgroun & Marina
(859) 865-2003
2558 Cummins Ferry Rd.
Salvisa, KY
 
Elkhorn Campground
(502) 695-9154
165 N Scruggs Ln
Frankfort, KY
 
Chimney Rock Campground
(859) 748-5252
160 Chimney Rock Rd
Harrodsburg, KY
 
White Acres Campground
(502) 348-9677
3022 Boston Rd
Bardstown, KY
 
Eddy Creek Marina Resort
(800) 421-7116, (270) 388-2271
7612 State Route 93 South
Eddyville, KY
Number of Sites
15 Total Camp/RV Sites,15 20 Amp Service,15 30 Amp Service,15 50 Amp Service,15 Electric and Water,50 Max RV Length,3 Pull-Thru Sites,8 Seasonal,15 Sideouts,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Biking Trails,Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Hiking Trails,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Playground,Swimming - Lake,Swimming Pool,Water activities,

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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