There's something about a man in uniform. Military, firefighters, UPS., pilots, athletes, you name it. Well, you'll see a whole bunch of them and you can be one of them this weekend at Mars. Suit up, strap on, gear out for a weekend of living out your fantasy in whatever uniform suits your fancy.
Photos can't do it justice but if you were there, you know what we mean when we say what a great jobs the guys from the Cliffs neighborhood did. This really was a Wonderland. Congrats and thank you for all the effort to host a great time.
If you think this wild-looking flower looks like something that would be found on Mars, you're right! The night-blooming cereus is a rare flower that can be found at Camp Mars. In fact, these plants only bloom for one night a year and some sharp-eyed campers spotted them over July 4 weekend. You can learn more about them here: https://www.desertusa.com/cactus/night-blooming-cereus.html. Thanks to Tim Becker for the great photos.
A type of cactus, night blooming cereus is rare in Florida and even a difficult find in the desert.
That's what Camp Mars is all about. Be yourself. Make new friends. Most of all, get away to a place where you can relax and have fun, with no pretense. That's Camp Mars.
There's a lot here to help you with that! Over 40 acres of some of Florida's most beautiful forest, natural stream and ponds, and grassy fields to soak up the sun.
But we haven't left out the creature comforts. Enjoy our beautiful, clothing optional pool, fun parties, dances and special events. We've added just enough of what you're used to at a resort without spoiling our natural atmosphere. This is gay Florida camping as it should be. As we like to say...RELAX, YOU'VE LANDED ON MARS
June 1- August 30
Current Member – Stay three night, pay for two nights in any rental unit or RV Site, and the third night is fifty percent off!
New Members - Buy your memberships and pay for one night in any rental unit or RV Site.
And the second night is FREE!
Excludes July 4thand Labor Day Weekend, which is full for price for 3 nights.
Mars is proud to announce that a new wifi system has recently been installed, providing enhanced signal through most areas of the campground. It's a great tool to keep in touch when you get away. But- please remember to be considerate of other campers: like most places, bandwidth always has limits so if you want to stream HD movies, etc., please use your own system.
What's a campground without RV hookups? We have 30 and 50 amp sites available for a couple of days to a few months or even longer.
Camp Mars is the perfect place to bring your group, club, or posse. Call us and we'll talk about putting together special arrangements that will make your organization's getaway one you'll never forget.
You may have noticed some wooden boxes placed up on poles and tress around Mars. These are new homes for some of the most effective anti-mosquito weapons known to man: bats.
These airborne mammals can eat up to 1000 mosquitos an hour so you gotta love them in spite of some misconceptions people have. Want to learn more? Visit this site: http://www.batrescue.org/batfacts/batfacts.html
Mars has had a great winter with lots of new campers, both new perms and short-term people, so we know summer's going to be a blast. Pro tip: Book those holiday weekends soon!
What is it like at Mars?
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Mars is a great base camp for your vacay.
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