Backwoods camp

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1 night Backwoods Camp in woodland, cooking over open fire and sleeping under bivouacs built by scouts.


tarpaulins, or bivouacs (Bivvies), or old military ponchos. Rope or strong string, 2 or 3 tent pegs person, Bungees (usefull but not essential) Food for evening meal & breakfast, some woodland where you are allowed a small fire.


Build a bivvy (shelter) cook your tea over an open fire


  • backwoods
  • backwoods Cooking
  • Bivouac shelters
  • bivvy shelter building
  • campfire food, campfire potato, fire food
  • campfire stew
  • Shelters

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