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Camping Grounds West Bend WI

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Lazy Day's Campground
(262) 675-6511
1475 Lakeview Dr
West Bend, WI
 
Paradise Valley Campground
(920) 477-2001
W1595 Paradise Ln
Campbellsport, WI
 
Hager's Hilly Haven Campground
(920) 528-8966
W6699 State Road 28
Cascade, WI
 
Rice Lake-koa
(715) 234-2360
1876 29 3/4 St
Rice Lake, WI
 
Ahnapee River Trails Campground
(920) 487-5777
E6053 W Wilson Rd
Algoma, WI
 
Lake Lenwood Beach & Campground
(262) 334-1335
7053 Lenwood Dr
West Bend, WI
 
Benson's Century Camping Inc
(920) 533-8597
N3845 State Road 67
Campbellsport, WI
 
Hoeft's Resort & Campground
(414) 626-2221
W9070 Crooked Lake Dr
Cascade, WI
 
Twin Springs Resort Campground
(715) 235-9321
3010 Cedar Falls Rd
Menomonie, WI
 
Pine-aire Resort & Campground
(715) 479-9208
4443 Chain O Lakes Rd
Eagle River, WI
 

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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