Outdoor Adventures Video Series: How to Build a Campfire

Welcome to the first installment the Outdoor Adventures Video Series: How to Build a Campfire! Trip Leader John Alexander demonstrates campfire basics from his home in Waco, Texas.


Looking to practice your new fire-building skills? We’re working hard to plan trips for the fall semester, like Women’s Backpacking in Chicot State Park. Check in regularly for updates!


About the Author:

Name: John Harris Alexander Year in School:Senior Major: Environmental Studies Hometown: Waco, Texas Favorite Outdoor Activity: Paddling Favorite Camp Food: Hudson Bay Bread Ideal Outdoor Trip Destination: Backpacking the full Pacific Coast Trail If you were stranded on a desert island, what/who would you bring with you: A Volleyball and some FedEx boxes