You can't spell "campfire" without "camp." And you really can't spell it without "fire." We asked an adult -- these are the facts of this compound word.
Campfires are great, and maybe the best thing about camping. Campers cook around them, tell stories around them, and even dance naked around them, howling at the moon as they slather themselves in peanut butter. Just do all of the above safely, and follow proper campfire extinguishing techniques. Remember: only you can prevent forest fires.
Here are comics about campfires. Now if you'll excuse us, we need to go pick up some PB.