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Camping Grounds Winter Haven FL

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Lake Deer Mobile Hamlet Inc
(863) 294-1844
3301 Avenue G Northwest
Winter Haven, FL
 
Holiday Trav-l-park Cypress
(863) 324-7400
7400 Cypress Gardens Blvd
Winter Haven, FL
 
Carefree Rv Country Club
(863) 324-7970
9705 Lake Bess Rd
Winter Haven, FL
 
A-ok Campground
(863) 294-9091
6959 Thornhill Rd
Winter Haven, FL
 
Lakeshore Palms Travel Park
(863) 324-1339
4800 Eloise Loop Rd
Winter Haven, FL
 
Carefree RV Country Club
(863) 324-3892
9705 Lake Bess Road Lot 622
Winter Haven, FL
 
Evan Charles
(863) 324-5775
5601 Cypress Gardens Road
Winter Haven, FL
 
Holiday Travel Park Cypress Gardens
(863) 324-7400
7400 Cypress Gardens Boulevard
Winter Haven, FL
 
Cypresswood Golf & Country Club - Tennis Courts
(863) 324-3742
State Road 542 East
Winter Haven, FL
 
Lakeshore Palms Travel Park
(863) 324-1339
4800 Eloise Loop Rd
Winter Haven, FL
 

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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