20 Easy and Delicious Camping Recipes


Make camping a snap with these easy and delicious camping recipes that are perfect for planning meals for camping like lasagna recipe and pork chop recipes!  Your family will enjoy these recipes for camping which include dutch oven recipes, tin foil dinner recipes, breakfast recipes, beef, skillet, and recipes for yummy desserts.

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20 easy and delicious camping recipes to make your camping trip more enjoyable.

Enjoy the ease of camp cooking with Camping Recipes families will love with these simple make ahead meals so you can spend more time with your family!  {{wink}}

Camping Recipes

Camping Recipes

1.  Campfire Cones ~ Camping is not complete without s’mores.  They go hand in hand.  Right?!  These cones kick the traditional s’more up a notch.  Peanut butter, chopped fruit, mini marshmallows and chocolate chips are added to sugar cones and grilled to perfection.  Ooey and gooey, these are a Camping Recipes MUST!

Grilled Steak Sandwich

Meals for Camping

2.  Grilled Steak Sandwich ~ This delicious Grilled Steak Sandwich is perfect for camping!  Grilled onions, peppers and steak with cheesy perfection in every bite.

Camping Recipes

3.  Grilled Smokies ~ Cooked sausages over an open fire make delicious and easy sandwiches.  If you’re not a sausage fan you could stick to the basic hot dog.

Camping Meals

4.  Walking Tacos ~ Make your own Doritos tacos while camping.  They’re super easy too.  Simply add pre-chopped ingredients to a bag of crushed Doritos and eat it from the bag with a fork.  Clean up can’t get any easier than that.

Camping Meal Recipes

5.  Campfire Mac ‘n’ Cheese ~ Get your kids involved in making their own individual mac ‘n’ cheese.   They can mix the ingredients and cook noodles all in an individual pie tin. We adore this Camping Recipes perfect for the whole family!

Camping Dinner Recipes

6.  Pie Iron Pizza ~ Make delicious pizza by using a pie iron, bread, cheese and sauce.  It’s “sort of like making a grilled cheese sandwich.”  You could make amazing panini sandwiches too!  Yum.

Dutch Oven Recipe

Dutch Oven Recipes

7.  Monkey Bread ~ This sweet cinnamon and brown sugar pull-apart bread is perfect for satisfying a family of sweet tooth’s.  It’s “like getting the best part of the cinnamon roll, the ooey, gooey middle in every bite.”

Dutch Oven Recipes

8.  Dutch Oven Cobbler ~ Learn how to make super easy fruit cobbler! It takes less than five minutes to prep and uses only four-five ingredients.  You can make any variation cobbler using your desired fruit.

Dutch Oven Recipes

Lasagna Recipe

9.  Dutch Oven Lasagna Recipe ~ This is probably the easiest lasagna recipe you’ll ever make using ricotta cheese.  It looks absolutely delicious!  You can brown your ground beef before hand and freeze it until you’re ready to use it.

Dutch Oven Recipes

10. The Best Lasagna Recipe Ever ~ If all of these recipes have made you hungry and you feel like making a recipe at home rather than camping, you’ve got to try this recipe for lasagna by The Pioneer Woman!

Dutch Oven Lasagna Recipe

11. Dutch Oven Campfire Lasagna ~ If you love Dutch oven recipes, you are going to LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this recipe that you can make over the camp fire. Make sure to use pre-made fresh pasta so you don’t have to boil the noodles while camping!

lasagna recipe

12.  Cheesy Dutch Oven Potatoes ~ Looking for an easy side dish?  You can never go wrong with cheese, bacon and potatoes.  Mmm!

Camping Dinner Recipes

Tin Foil Dinner Recipes

13.  Hobo Burgers & Taters ~ These Hobo foil dinners are a family favorite as well as one of our Camping Recipes favorite.  They are so simple to make too.  You can load these foil packets up in a snap using cubed potatoes, chopped carrots, onions and a hamburger patty.  Cook them over a bbq or bury them in the campfire coals (my favorite)!


Tin Foil Dinner

14.  Potato Boat Dinner ~ Baked potatoes loaded with ham, bacon and cheese.  Prepare these tin foil dinners ahead of time for an easy meal.

Tinfoil Camping Meals

15.  Campfire Chicken Stew ~ Creamy chicken stew packets that you can cook on the grill in about 40 minutes.

Tinfoil Dinner Recipes

Pork Chop Recipe

16.  Pork Chop and Pineapple Pie ~ Make ahead these delicious tinfoil dinners.  Pork chops are topped with pineapple slices, onion, bell pepper and drizzled with teriyaki sauce in this pork recipe.  You can cook these chops quick when you only have to throw the foil packets on the coals for 15-20 minutes.

Camping Breakfast Recipe

17. Camping Quick Pork Chops ~ This pork chop recipe to make while you camp is so simple is shouldn’t be legal. {snicker}. Throw your pork chops in a Ziploc bag with your marinade before  you go and then grill while enjoying the great outdoors. Check out the tutorial for all the details!

pork chop recipe

18. Pork Chops Cooked 23 Ways ~ If you’d like to make pork chops in your own kitchen, try any of these twenty-three pork chop recipes that look absolutely mouth-wateringly delicious!

pork chops

Breakfast Campfire Recipes

19.  Camping Muffins ~ If you have access to an oven or portable Coleman oven then why not indulge in freshly baked muffins for breakfast?!  The prep work for these rhubarb muffins is done at home and stored in Ziploc bags.  All you will have to do is combine the wet and dry ingredients and bake.  Easy peasy! 

Camping Breakfast Recipes

20.  Camping Breakfast Burritos ~ Italian sausage, bell peppers, onion, eggs and cheese wrapped in a tortilla need I say more?!  Breakfast burritos are a great option for camping because you can prepare them ahead of time, freeze them and reheat when ready to eat.

Camping Breakfast Recipe

21.  Sausage, Egg & Potato Breakfast Hash ~ Potatoes and onions are cooked in a foil packet while the sausage is cooked in a dutch oven.  It’s the perfect stick to your ribs hearty breakfast to keep you going throughout a day of activities.

Healthy Desserts

Campfire Dessert Recipes

22.  Tin Foil Banana Boats {Desserts} ~ Although this is traditionally a camping recipe, they are just as easy to make at home in the oven.  Kids will love stuffing their own banana with an array of topping, plus it’s a healthier alternative to easting a heavy baked dessert.

Campfire Recipes

23.  Campfire Orange Cinnamon Rolls ~ Who would of thought to bake delectable treats in hollowed out oranges?  It’s a genius Camping Recipes!  Canned cinnamon rolls are individually baked in oranges, but you could use brownie or cake batter as well.

Camping Checklist

Camping Checklist

24.  Camping Meal Planner {free printable} ~ Plan your meals for your next camping trip easily with this free printable planner.  It breaks down the ingredients needed, pans & dishes as well as condiments.

Easy and Delicious Camping Recipes

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  1. These are great ideas!! Thanks for taking the time to put them out there.. I will implement and share these ideas!!
    Thanks again.