A camp from which mountaineering expeditions set out or from which a particular activity can be carried out.
More example sentences
- The first aircraft carried the personnel and equipment needed to establish the base camp.
- Improved protective designs for field fortifications and base camps have been developed for field forces.
- The team will then set up several base camps before beginning the ascents up the mountains in the wildest and least accessible part of Scandinavia.
Definition of base camp in:
- The US English dictionary