Easy Camping Meals

When you go camping you want easy camping meals to make your experience, relaxing and enjoyable.

However that said you still want to make sure the meals are delicious, not dull and boring. It is also important when camping with kids to ensure that you have a good variety of fruit and vegetables too.

For ideas on involving the kids check out our tips and advice for cooking with kids.

Further more we have a whole section dedicated to camping food ideas for loads of tips and advice, from what to prepare in advance, what to put in your camping pantry and a whole lot more.

However now we are seeking your thoughts and feedback. What is your favourite camping recipe? Do you have a tried and tested camping recipes that you're sure others will love too?

If so why not share them with us, we'd love to try them too. Simply complete the form at the bottom of our Camping Food Ideas page.

Favourite Recipes from other Visitors

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My family's favorite camping recipe is the foil dinnet. Not rated yet
It is very easy, very delicious and a snap to clean up.

You need a campfire or a grill to cook this.

Foil Dinner (this makes one portion)

1/2 …

Dutch Oven Cobbler Not rated yet
2 cans of peaches (or apples or your favorite filling)

1 box of white or yellow cake mix

Squeeze tube of butter spread (easier for camping)

Line …

Campfire Stew Not rated yet
1 tbsp. butter

1 lb. beef stew meat

1 tbsp. flour salt and pepper

1 large onion, chopped

2 stalks celery, sliced

4 large potatoes, peeled and …

Pancakes Not rated yet
Ingredients: One plastic bottle of Bisquick blueberry or plain pancake mix water

Cooking instructions: Add water to bottle and shake well. Pour on …

Spicy Fish Burrito Not rated yet
My first journeys into Kodekanal,Southern India (Hill- Station) and the Boundary Waters wilderness are not exactly remembered for their culinary delights. …

Honey Mustard Grilled Chicken Not rated yet
2 pounds of boneless chicken parts

2 T Honey

2 T Dijon mustard

2 T Unsweetened butter

1 t Dried basil leaves

1/2 t Garlic powder

1/2 t Sea …

Beef Stew Not rated yet
Start with a 12 x 12 sheet of aluminum foil.

First, crumble 1/4lb of ground beef into the center of the sheet.

Then, add 1/2" Diced Potatoes, 1/4" …

Smores Not rated yet
Roast a large marshmallow over the campfire, and sandwich it with chocolate between two graham crackers.

Hold the combination over the fire (a distance …

French Toast Not rated yet
Scramble Up

2 slices of bread

2 eggs

2 Tablespoons butter

sprinkle of cheese

sprinkle of bacon

A few slices of mushrooms

Melt butter in …

Spicy Chorizo and Beans Stew Not rated yet

1 onion

1 chorizo

1 teaspoon of chilli powder

1 can of beans

1 can of tomatoes

salt, pepper

This recipe is warm and comforting, …

S'mores Graham Crackers  Not rated yet
Hershey Chocolate Bars


Toast a couple marshmallows over a campfire, then place one piping hot marshmallow on a half of a graham cracker, …

Tortilla Pizzas Not rated yet
This is a great camping recipe for the whole family. You can do it yourself or get the kids involved.

It only takes 5 - 10 minutes to prepare.

Ingredients: …

Fried Rice Not rated yet
To cook your fried rice, boil it in a pot and then allow to cool (you can also do this prior to leaving home).

Then when it is cool, cook it in a pan …

Celery Dip Sticks Not rated yet
(perfect snack for young tummys)

All you need to make this simple but delicious snack is some celery, chop it up into serving sizes.

Some peanut …

Egg and Sausage Tortillas Not rated yet
What you need:




Sausages to flavour

Optional extras:





All you need to do is mix the ingredients …

Omelets (using a clip lock bag) 
The best thing about this recipe is that you prepare all the omelets in advance and then cook them all at the same time, which means you can sit down as …

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