Campfire Tales is the 16th Season 7 episode of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.


When their big sister/little sister camping trip is ruined by Fly-ders, Applejack, Rarity, and Rainbow Dash tell Sweetie Belle, Apple Bloom, and Scootaloo the stories of their favorite legends. Inspired by the tales, the girls make the most out of their new situation.

Production timeline

January 28, 2016 The second loglines for Season 7 were written. One of the episodes in the second set was "Train Tales", where Twilight tells the story of Rockhoof, Mistmane and Flash Prance.
March 22, 2016 The legends of Rockhoof, Mistmane and Flash Prance were moved to a new episode titled "Campfire Tales", one of the episodes included in the third set of loglines for Season 7.
April 7, 2016 Premise written by Barry Safchik and Michael Platt.
April 21, 2016 Outline written.
May 17, 2016 First draft of the script written.
June 1, 2016 Second draft of the script written.
June 3, 2016 Final draft written.
June 23, 2016 Script locked polish.
August 17–September 7, 2016 Voice recording in session.
November 11, 2016 Animatic submitted for review.
April 24, 2017 Client cut of animated episode submitted for review.
May 25, 2017 Musical score added.
June 9, 2017 Final revisions made to the episode.


This episode features the following characters:

Main characters
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Apple Bloom, Sweetie Belle and Scootaloo
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Rainbow Dash
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Home media

DVDs with this episode:

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Pony Trick or Treat
(September 4, 2018)
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Season Seven
(October 9, 2018)
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