campground campground  /ˈkæmp ˌɡraʊnd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a site where people on holiday can pitch a tent

Usage(s):

  1. Police arrested him two days after the crash at a Florida campground.
  2. The 4,000-ton LST soon became a teeming refugee city of 2,000, a squalid campground with children everywhere and the smells of densely packed human life filling the air.
  3. That in turn has led to the fast-growing business of campground franchising.

News

  1. ForestCamping.com Unveils Enhancements to U.S. National Forest Campground Guide Website

    Enhancements allow campers to provide up-to-date information and campground reviews - helping them select a Forest Service campground that best meets their needs (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10819875.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Hazardous Tree Removal Delays Jubilee Lake Campground Opening

    The USDA Forest Service says a hazardous tree removal project at Jubilee Lake Campground could delay the campground's opening date.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KNDO - KNDU Tri-Cities

  3. Crews work to make Emerald Bay campground ADA compliant

    A Nevada Division of Forestry crew cleared hazard trees and branches from the Eagle Point Family Campground Thursday. Axie Navas / Tahoe Daily Tribune
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Record-Courier

Quotes

  1. "It was a very rapid flash flood that inundated that area," he said. "It's an unmanned campground in terms of being a campground with all the amenities."
    on Jun 14, 2010 By: Mike Beebe Source: People's Daily Online

  2. "DEC campgrounds offer a unique opportunity to enjoy some of the most beautiful natural resources in New York State," said Commissioner Grannis. "In addition to hiking and fishing, DEC campground facilities offer a wide range of outdoor...
    on May 16, 2007 By: Alexander Pete Grannis Source: readMedia (press release)

  3. Consumers can learn more by visiting http://www.ReserveAmerica.com "Our fourth annual Top 100 Family Campground awards continue our commitment to creating a resource for the camping consumer looking to plan and reserve a camping trip for this spring...
    on May 1, 2006 By: St Brendan Source: PR Newswire (press release)

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