How to Build Your Campfire

Now that you’ve prepared your pit, it's time to build your campfire. Follow these steps to have a safe and fun time. The same also applies to hunters’ warming fires.

Smokey Bear’s Campfire Safety Guide

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@smokey_bear 15 hours ago
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I may be going on 75, but I've still got it! Gotta stay fit to keep spreading my wildfire prevention message. Thank… https://t.co/Qe3ZSZQyyp

@smokey_bear 15 hours ago

In 2017,
88% of wildfires were caused by humans.


(Source: nifc.gov)