noun Chiefly North Midland U.S., especially Indiana and Ohio.
Origin of sugar camp
Examples from the Web for sugar camp
Historical Examples of sugar camp
The distance was only about three miles, or less, from the house to the sugar-camp.The House in the Water
Charles G. D. Roberts
However, I will get back to where I was—our first afternoon in the sugar-camp.The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
It meant several nights spent in the sugar-camp in the woods, a-gypsying.Child Life in Colonial Days
Alice Morse Earle
His course from school on the evening that something happened lay through the sugar-camp.
It ran through a thicket of willows, through the sugar-camp, and out into Means's pasture.