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Camping Grounds Winchester VA

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Candy Hill Campground
(540) 662-8010
165 Ward Ave
Winchester, VA
 
Watermelon Park
(540) 955-4803
Rr 2
Berryville, VA
 
Cove Campgrounds
(540) 858-2882
Rt 50 W
Gore, VA
 
Skyline Resort Inc
(540) 635-4169
751 Mountain Rd
Front Royal, VA
 
Gooney Creek Campgrounds
(540) 635-4066
7122 Stonewall Jackson Mem Hwy
Front Royal, VA
 
Candy Hill Campground
(800) 421-7116, (540) 662-8010
165 Ward Avenue
Winchester, VA
Number of Sites
100 Total Camp/RV Sites,78 30 Amp Service,25 50 Amp Service,100 Electric and Water,70 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,25 Pull-Thru Sites,83 Sideouts,12 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Dump Station,Firewood,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Charge for Internet Access,Laundry,Meeting Rooms,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,Religious Services,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Arcade,Game room,Basket Ball,Bike Rentals,Horse Shoes,Playground,Shuffleboard,Swimming Pool,arcade/game room,

The Cove Campground
(800) 421-7116, (540) 858-2882
980 Cove Road
Gore, VA
Number of Sites
103 Total Camp/RV Sites,103 Electric and Water,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Battle Of Cedar Creek Campground
(540) 869-1888
8950 Valley Pike
Middletown, VA
 
Poe's Southfork Campground
(540) 636-6192
Riverside Dr
Front Royal, VA
 
Front Royal RV Campground
(800) 421-7116, (540) 635-2741
585 KOA Drive
Front Royal, VA
Number of Sites
171 Total Camp/RV Sites,171 Electric and Water,42 Full Hookups,60 No Hookups,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Fishing,Swimming Pool,

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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