Making an easy and fun campfire
Step 1: Materials
- dry wood
- open area
- matches, or a lighter if you don't have any matches
- dry leaves
- bucket of water - just in case
extra - marshmallows
Step 2: - Collecting Wood
Collect dry wood in different sizes from as big as an A4 paper and as small as a toothpick.
Step 3: - Building a Base
Use small sticks first and gradually move to the bigger ones to build a tipi as the base of your campfire. put a circle of stones on the outside of the tipi to prevent the fire from spreading. when building your fire make sure your build it in a safe place so that nothing els will catch fire. if you have it at hand then you could trow in some paper which is a great fire starter.
Step 4: - Lighting the Fire
Use a match to light the leaves and the small sticks on at the base of the fire. if you have a small match try to trow the match as far inside of the tipi as possible.
Step 5: - Finishing Off
Slowly and gently blow at the bottom of the fire till the flames catch on to the bigger sticks.
Step 6: - Keeping It Going
Continue to feed the fire with new branches of different sizes. if you keep adding bigger branches on the outside of the fire to make a bigger fire.
Step 7: - Finished
You have now completed your fire.
have fun and enjoy with your family and friends!
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