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Camping Grounds Winona MN

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Prairie Island Campground
(507) 452-4501
1120 Prairie Island Rd N
Winona, MN
 
Pow Wow Campgrounds
(608) 582-2995
W16751 Pow Wow Ln
Galesville, WI
 
Agates Bay Resort
(320) 684-2233
Hc 69 Box 149
Isle, MN
 
Rest-a-while Resort
(320) 398-7341
12916 Aspenwood Rd
South Haven, MN
 
Roger's On Red Lake Campground & Rv Park
(218) 647-8262
Hc 78 Box 20
Kelliher, MN
 
Lazy D Campground Inc
(507) 932-3098
Rr 1 Box 252
Altura, MN
 
Money Creek Haven
(507) 896-3544
Rr 1 Box 154
Houston, MN
 
Willing Campground
(507) 685-4240
23044 Farwell Ave
Morristown, MN
 
A Inc
(763) 434-4922
524 Sims Rd Ne
Cedar, MN
 
Pine Acres Resort & Campground
(218) 757-3144
4498 Pine Acres Rd
Orr, MN
 

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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