Camping Recipes

Gear up for your trip with these easy camping recipes and tips. Whether you’re cooking with a Dutch oven, camp stove or right over an open fire, we’ve got you covered.

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    Watermelon Cupcakes

    1 review

    My granddaughter and I bake together each week. She was inspired by her mommy's flavored syrups, so we came up with these watermelon cupcakes. If you are not going to pipe the frosting, you can reduce the amount of frosting by half. —Elizabeth Bramkamp, Gig Harbor, Washington

    Stuffed Smoky Pork Burgers

    These smoky pork burgers are far from ordinary. The ground pork makes them juicy and extra flavorful. Stuffing them takes...


    Baked Cannellini Beans

    1 review

    My sister developed this baked cannellini beans recipe after a Christmas holiday. We were still all together but nobody wanted...


    Campfire Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes

    We make these fun cakes while camping or in the backyard around a fire. They're yummy for kids and adults...


    Chicken Parmesan Burgers

    7 reviews

    A restaurant-quality burger that's topped with marinara and loaded with cheese—what's not to love? Fresh basil adds even more flavor....

    Four Berry Margaritas

    I love to whip up a few batches of homemade margarita mix to give to all of my cocktail-loving friends....


    Easy Grilled Corn with Chipotle-Lime Butter

    10 reviews

    Grilling corn in the husks is so easy. There's no need to remove the silk and tie the husk closed...

    Sausage Vegetable Packets

    14 reviews

    We have so much squash in the summer, but we never tire of this recipe. We often leave the sausage...


    Cheese-Topped Potatoes in Foil

    3 reviews

    Whenever we go camping, cheesy potato packets are a must. They just may remind you of scalloped potatoes. In the...


    Stuffed Barbecue Burgers

    4 reviews

    These big burgers are almost a meal by themselves. With a delectable cheese and vegetable filling, they'll surely satisfy any...


    Big-Batch Burgers

    1 review

    We had these delicious hamburgers while visiting my aunt's house, for a family picnic. Every one enjoyed them so much...

    Onion Burgers

    I came up with this recipe as a way to combine the unbeatable taste of hamburgers and onion. It's easy...


    Dad’s Best Burgers

    3 reviews

    This favorite was created by my father-in-law years ago, then I added a few things of my own. Even my...


    Smoked Linkburgers

    We enjoy these sandwiches as a change from plain hamburgers or hot dogs. - June Burkert, Evans City, Pennsylvania


    Decked-Out Burgers

    2 reviews

    "This is an easy way to make ordinary burgers taste exceptionally good," writes Karen Bourne from Magrath, Alberta. "Guests always...


    Paul Bunyan Burgers

    22 reviews

    This is one of my go-to grilling recipes. To make these burgers faster, substitute canned mushrooms and bacon bits. —Jo...

    Provolone Pepper Burgers

    1 review

    I'm known around our neighborhood as the "grill sergeant". These burgers are one of my most-requested entrees. They're a flavorful...


    Brats with Onions

    4 reviews

    "After years of eating plain old brats, I came up with this great-tasting version slathered in zippy onions," remarks Gunnard...


    Oregano Onions

    "My dad, who loves onions, invented this tasty side dish," says Marcia Preston of Clear Lake, Iowa. "The tender seasoned...


    Seasoned Turkey Burgers

    4 reviews

    This fun mixture of turkey and dressing from Viki Engelhardt of Grand Rapids, Michigan tastes almost like Thanksgiving on a...


    Root Beer Float Cake

    39 reviews

    I add root beer to both the cake batter and fluffy frosting of this summery dessert to get that...


    Pineapple-Stuffed Burgers

    7 reviews

    "I really enjoy making these special burgers with a surprise inside," writes Ann Couch of Halifax, North Carolina. The homemade...


    Grilled Seasoned Bratwurst

    5 reviews

    Whether you're hosting a picnic at home or at a park, cook these bratwurst on the stovetop first. Then you...


    Cookout Caramel S’mores

    3 reviews

    These classic treats make a fabulous finish to an informal meal. Toasting the marshmallows extends our after-dinner time together, giving...

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    Barbecued Picnic Chicken

    21 reviews

    I like to serve this savory chicken at family picnics. Cooked on a covered grill, the poultry stays so tender...


    Grilled Stuffed Pork Chops

    4 reviews

    Living in Texas, where summers get warm, I do a lot of cooking on the grill. I think you'll enjoy...


    Bacon-Wrapped Hamburgers

    5 reviews

    Since South Dakota summers are so short, we grill out as often as we can when the weather is warm....


    Grilled Beef Burgers

    4 reviews

    I rely on a few common ingredients to put a new twist on a backyard barbecue staple. To make handling...


    Cheesy Turkey Burgers

    1 review

    If you're tired of traditional hamburgers, give these tasty turkey burgers a try!—Margaret Pache, Mesa, Arizona


    Scrum-Delicious Burgers

    20 reviews

    I'm not sure where this recipe originated, but it's one of my family's summertime favorites. I usually serve these juicy...