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Camping Grounds Wisconsin Rapids WI

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Cozy Inn Motel & Rv Park
(715) 423-1220
2710 Plover Rd
Wisconsin Rapids, WI
 
Vista Royalle Campground Ltd
(715) 335-6860
Isherwood Rd
Bancroft, WI
 
River's Edge Campground
(715) 344-8058
3368 Campsite Dr # N
Stevens Point, WI
 
Tomorrow Wood Campground
(715) 249-5954
3845 S Fish Lake Rd
Hancock, WI
 
Ridgewood Campground
(715) 344-8750
48 River Ridge Rd
Plover, WI
 
Deer Trail Park Campground
(715) 886-3871
13846 County Road Z
Nekoosa, WI
 
Ridgewood Campground
(715) 344-8750
48 River Ridge Rd
Plover, WI
 
Country-aire Campground
(715) 884-2300
1221 Highway 173 S
Babcock, WI
 
Island View Campground
(715) 794-2461
Hc 73 Box 460
Cable, WI
 
Cedar Valley Campgrounds
(920) 388-4983
N5098 Cedar Valley Rd
Kewaunee, 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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