Definition of campcraft in English:


Line breaks: camp|craft
Pronunciation: /ˈkampkraːft


[mass noun]
  • Knowledge and skill required for an outdoor life lacking modern conveniences: scouts learned campcraft and cold-weather survival
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    • As part of their expeditions, young people are taught skills including campcraft, map reading and mountain survival.
    • Orienteering, team challenges and campcraft formed the bulk of level 1 subject matter.
    • This slim book - a little more than a hundred pages - is his account of the skills he used on his journeys, and it covers basic campcraft at a size you can easily slip in your backpack.

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