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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22 Camping Desserts That’ll Make the Outdoors Even Better

Satisfy your sweet tooth in the great outdoors with these camping desserts. Camping just got a whole lot sweeter!

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...


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...


Campfire Cookies

The start of cold weather here in Colorado means bonfire season. What better way to celebrate than with these campfire...


Campfire Dessert Cones

3 reviews

Kids love to make these! Set out the ingredients so they can mix and match their own creations. —Bonnie Hawkins,...

Chippy Blond Brownies

18 reviews

If you love chocolate and butterscotch, you won't be able to resist these blonde brownies. I often include this recipe...


Cocoa Cake Brownies

6 reviews

These fudgy brownies are delicious. People say that the moist treats have a texture somewhere between chewy and cakelike brownies....

Honey Oatmeal Granola Bars

7 reviews

I found this honey oatmeal granola bars recipe on one of our monthly Brown County REA newsletters. My husband and...


Campfire Cinnamon Twists

Cinnamon rolls get the toasty treatment when wrapped around skewers and warmed over a fire. Brush with butter, then sprinkle...


Banana Butter Pecan Kabobs

Desserts with bananas remind me of Grandma. She and my mom taught me to cook. I rarely measure. For this...


S’mores Bars

16 reviews

Glowing campfire coals are not needed to enjoy the traditional taste of s'mores with this recipe from Kristine Brown of...

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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Bananas Foster on the Grill

Bananas Foster is my husband's favorite dessert, and this is one of the easiest recipes I've ever found. Not only...


Root Beer Float Cake

41 reviews

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


Grilled Peach Sundaes

These peaches with a hint of grill flavor are sweet and juicy. We serve them in a waffle bowl with...


Grilled Apple Crisp

1 review

The first time I tasted this old-fashioned apple crisp, i couldn't believe it was made on the grill. Topped with...

Hot Quick Banana Boats

8 reviews

These delicious, warm bananas are great on camp-outs or in the backyard. You can eat them right out of the...


Hamburger Cookies

2 reviews

Just like Darlene Brenden's Caramel Apple Bites (see recipe finder), Pat Carter shares a sweet treat children can help create....


Root Beer Cookies

7 reviews

When it's too difficult to take along root beer floats on a picnic, take these cookies instead! I've found the...


Pot of S’mores

18 reviews

Mom’s easy Dutch-oven version of the popular campout treat is so good and gooey. The hardest part is waiting for...


Peanutty Candy Bars

12 reviews

These chewy, gooey bars surely won't last long. Good thing they're quick and easy to make!—Mary Schmittinger, Colgate, Wisconsin


Banana Boats

20 reviews

This banana boat recipe, given to me years ago by a good friend, is a favorite with my family when...


Chunky Blond Brownies

24 reviews

Every bite of these chewy blondies is packed with chunks of white and semisweet chocolate and macadamia nuts. It's a...


Cookie Dough Brownies

53 reviews

When I take these rich brownies to any get-together, I carry the recipe, too, because it always gets requested. Children...


Cookies & Cream Brownies

12 reviews

You won't want to frost these brownies, since the marbled top is too pretty to cover up. Besides, the tasty...

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