34 Easy Camping Meals You Can Actually Make Outdoors
Our easy camping meals use hearty, rustic ingredients (and a few fun ones—we didn't forget s'mores!).
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Just cause you’re spending a few days in the great outdoors doesn’t mean you have to go on a steady diet of trail mix or forage for your food. Fill your camping meal plan with these easy camping recipes meant to be cooked over a fire or camp stove.
This list is chock-full of breakfasts, lunches and dinners with low-lift prep methods and simple ingredients, but we’re sure you’ll look forward to them year after year. (Camping is hard work, so don’t forget to make room for campsite-friendly desserts!)
Camping with the whole gang? These are our best group camping meals.
Here’s an easy camping meal that grills to perfection in a heavy-duty foil bag. Loaded with chunks of bratwurst, red potatoes, mushrooms and carrots, it’s easy to season with onion soup mix and a little soy sauce. —Janice Meyer, Medford, Wisconsin
Use your trusty pot in these other Dutch oven camping recipes.
Stay cool with these no-cook camping food ideas.
Camping in an RV? Try these camper meals!