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A campfire made using twigs and pine cones.

A campfire is a fire at a campsite that provides light and warmth, and heat for cooking. It can also serve as a beacon, and an insect and predator deterrent. Established campgrounds often provide a stone or steel fire ring for safety. Campfires are a popular feature of camping.

Campfire sections
Intro  History  Safety  Types of fuel  Construction styles  Lighting the fire  Activities  Dangers  Extinguishing the fire  See also  References  External links  

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