camping site

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n camping site a site where people on holiday can pitch a tent
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Usage

In literature:

The camp site was eventually approached in a kind of skirmishing formation of many lines.
"The 28th: A Record of War Service in the Australian Imperial Force, 1915-19, Vol. I" by Herbert Brayley Collett
Cottages may be rented, camping sites engaged, or board obtained at one of the homelike hotels looking out upon the sea.
"The Beauties of the State of Washington" by Harry F. Giles
Anvik went to the Indian village to bring his pony, the boys in the meantime starting off to pick a camp site.
"The Pony Rider Boys in Alaska" by Frank Gee Patchin
He searched out a camp site.
"The Happy Man" by Gerald Wilburn Page
A large house, perhaps a tavern, stood near the road, nearly opposite the site of our former camp.
"In The Ranks" by R. E. McBride
A camp site had been partially prepared for their reception.
""And they thought we wouldn't fight"" by Floyd Gibbons
Jim had selected this site for their last camp on this lake.
"The Boy Scouts in the Maine Woods" by Herbert Carter
Bessie had known that Polly Jarley had chosen the site for the camp; and she was secretly prepared to find fault with it.
"Wyn's Camping Days" by Amy Bell Marlowe
The records had named the wreck-cache as the site of Greely's camp, and preparations were made at once to go there.
"With the World's Great Travellers, Volume 1" by Various
Eventually, Maurice went to stand guard, while Fred and Macgregor searched for a camp-site.
"Northern Diamonds" by Frank Lillie Pollock
Paul had the feeling that they were opposing camps setting up on the same site of exploration.
"Human Error" by Raymond F. Jones
Howgate now proposes to send out an agent to settle upon a site for the proposed camp, engage Esquimaux, and make other preparations.
"The Galaxy, May, 1877" by Various
Well, the march had been effected, and here they were at last on the site of Oakley's ravaged camp.
"Haviland's Chum" by Bertram Mitford
This place occupies the site of a Roman camp, which, in conjunction with Burgh Castle, guarded this part of the coast.
"The Towns of Roman Britain" by James Oliver Bevan
This is a very poor camp site.
"Narrative of the March of Co. A, Engineers from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, to Fort Bridger, Utah, and Return" by William P. Seville
Near the camping site there was no main traveled road, but a small branch one which would improve with use.
"The Camp Fire Girls Behind the Lines" by Margaret O'Bannon Womack Vandercook
Driver mentions two summer camp sites, the people of which lived here during the winter.
"The Aboriginal Population of the North Coast of California" by Sherburne Friend Cook
So he "earnestly hoped" that some other site would be selected for the camp.
"Rodman the Keeper" by Constance Fenimore Woolson
The site for the camp was the worst possible in all that country.
"The history of Company C, Seventh Regiment, O.V.I" by Theodore Wilder
The district to the north-east of the present city, called King's Holme, is supposed to have been the actual site of the Roman camp.
"Cathedral Cities of England" by George Gilbert
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In news:

Potter, who had a field camp he needed to start at another site, was anxious to get through the last day of work at the dune .
Every summer across the US, more than 3 million children eat for free at more than 30,000 sites, from schools to recreation centers to migrant worker camps.
Every summer across the country, more than 3 million children eat for free at more than 30,000 sites, from schools to recreation centers to migrant worker camps.
Man found dead at camp site on North Texas campus where Occupy Denton gathered .
Santa Barbara- Work has begun to remove about 50 large Eucalyptus trees at a popular camp site in Carpinteria.
Cyclists look at the trailer where the slain British family who were holidaying in a camp site of Saint Jorioz, near Annecy, France Friday, Sept 7, 2012.
The French Minister of Defence Jean-Yves Le Drian sits in a helicopter on his way to visit the Dorlin military camp and its surroundings, located near gold mining sites.
Madison Mayor Paul Soglin is suggesting that involuntarily commitment is a possible solution to the problem of homeless people camping at a city-owned site.
At Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison, supervisors say all 552 camping sites have been booked for a while.
Coal Creek Company's Brent Galloway added a recreation and camping site on the mine 's property.
Big changes continue at the site of Occupy Eugene as the city has now completely fenced off the camp and is limiting access inside.
The relics found in the hunt were dropped by Union and Confederate soldiers that either camped on the site or traveled across the site.
Piles of explosive powder improperly stored at the Camp Minden industrial site more.
Conservancy deal would add Camp Pollock site to American River Parkway.
Site Manager's Seminar : Camp Tours.
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In science:

Survey and monitoring of species at risk at camp blanding training site, northeastern florida.
Distributed Detection in Sensor Networks with Limited Range Multi-Modal Sensors
Because of a temporary delay in access to the Kitt Peak site, we have decided to install the second VERITAS telescope at the Whipple base camp, 85 m away from the first telescope on an East-West baseline.
Status and Performance of the First VERITAS telescope
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