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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      9 of the Best Ways to Keep Food Cold While Camping

      Spending some time in the great outdoors? You'll need to know how to keep food cold while camping. These are our best tips and tricks.

      Our Complete Family Camping Checklist (with Free Printable!)

      Prepping for your first family camping trip? Then you need our ultimate family camping checklist. We'll tell you exactly what...


      24 Must-Have Recipes for Vegan Camping Food

      Keep energized during your trip with our favorite recipes for vegan camping food. Prep some of these snacks ahead of...


      75 Amazing Camping Food Ideas—No Refrigeration Required!

      When it comes to camping food ideas, no refrigeration options are a necessity. Luckily, these recipes make great snacks and...


      36 Make-Ahead Meals to Enjoy While Camping in Your RV

      These make-ahead meals for RV camping will help you spend more time with the great outdoors and less stuck in...

      Vegan Camping Foods You Don’t Have to Cook

      Wondering "what snacks should I take camping?" if you're vegan? We have the answer! Check out our favorite vegan camping...


      36 of the Best Camping Meals for Groups

      When the whole family goes camping, it's time to stock up! Each of these camping meals for groups feeds 12...


      Kick Off Your Boots with These 25 Cowboy-Inspired Desserts

      More than just cowboy cookies! Check out easy desserts to feed hungry cowboys and cowgirls as well as some treats...


      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,...


      Parmesan-Ranch Snack Mix

      11 reviews

      This is a quick and delicious snack, especially for kids No one that I’ve made this for can have just...


      25 Meal Ideas to Help Girl Scouts Earn Their Simple Meals Badge

      To earn a Simple Meals Badge at the Junior level, girl scouts must make a breakfast, lunch or dinner, and...


      20 Camping Recipes You Learned in Boy Scouts

      These recipes will take you right back to childhood and summers spent at Boy Scout camp.


      8 Cooking Secrets from a Summer Camp Kitchen

      Summer camp food is more than bug juice and s'mores. Find out how kitchens keep all those hungry campers happy.

      37 Summer Camping Snacks

      If you're planning on spending time in the great outdoors, be sure to pack a few of these camping snacks...


      12 Surprising Things to Add to Your S’mores

      Get your 'mallows ready! You'll want to try all of these.


      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...


      The Best Hot Dog Toppings You Haven’t Tried Yet

      Move over ketchup and mustard: gourmet hot dog toppings are all the rage.


      45 Classic Recipes That Will Take You Back to Summer Camp

      Miss playing tug-of-war, making friendship bracelets and swimming in the lake? We found recreations of classic summer camp fare so...


      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...


      Ham & Jack Pudgy Pie

      3 reviews

      Pepper jack cheese adds spicy flavor to these warm, melty sandwiches. —Terri McKitrick, Delafield, Wisconsin

      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...


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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...


      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...


      Basil Burgers

      4 reviews

      Chopped fresh basil leaves add a welcome spark to these hamburgers and wonderfully capture the taste of summer. Grilling brings...


      Cheesy Turkey Burgers

      1 review

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


      Philly Burger

      3 reviews

      The cream cheese mixture and crunchy french-fried onions make this burger recipe a cookout sensation. Serve them with fresh potato...