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Camping Grounds Vicksburg MS

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Isle Of Capri Rv Park
(601) 631-0402
725 Lucy Bryson St
Vicksburg, MS
 
Roundaway Rv Park
(318) 574-9026
Highway 602
Tallulah, LA
 
Parker Lake Rv Park
(601) 945-2770
188 Parker Lake Drive
Perkinston, MS
 
Buccaneer State Park
(228) 467-3822
1150 S Beach Blvd
Waveland, MS
 
Cajun Rv Park
(228) 388-5590
1860 Beach Blvd
Biloxi, MS
 
Battlefield Campgrounds
(601) 636-2025
4407 S Frontage Rd
Vicksburg, MS
 
Askew's Landing Campground
(601) 852-2331
3412 Askew Ferry Rd
Edwards, MS
 
San Beach Rv Park & Apartments
(228) 896-7551
1020 Beach Dr
Gulfport, MS
 
Happy Hollow Rv Park & Campground
(662) 724-4598
P.o. Box 331
Noxapater, MS
 
Crow's Neck
(662) 438-6495
76 County Road 115
Tishomingo, 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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