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The Absolute Best Things To Eat On A Camping Trip

The Absolute Best Things To Eat On A Camping Trip

Don’t settle for lame food on your next camping trip. These 20 recipes are the absolute best things to eat on a camping trip!

If you plan a camping trip, you’ve probably already started thinking about what you want to take with you. One of the most important parts about preparing for a camping trip is the food!

This will be the fuel that gets you through long hikes or a fun time around the campfire while you’re grilling up foil packets and hot dogs. If you’re looking for camping food that will really wow your family and makes you excited to cook each night, you’re in luck! From breakfast to dessert, I have the best camping recipes to eat on your next camping trip.

Best things to eat on a camping trip

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1. Grilled Meat ‘n Potatoes Foil Packets

It doesn’t get better than this! Foil packets make the perfect campfire oven. Delicious meal!

2. Campfire Donuts 

You make these delicious donuts in a cast iron skillet. They are super fun to make.. your kids will actually want to help you with this recipe!

3. Easy Camping Proof Breakfast Burritos 

This is an easy make-ahead meal, and you just stick it in the warm coals of a campfire to heat and eat. Delicious!

4. Campfire Potatoes

Ooooh, these are so good. Melted cheese and bacon over roasted potatoes. You will want to make this dish at every camping trip!


5. Grilled Zucchini Foil Pack 

Absolutely delicious and healthy too. Grilled zucchini is the perfect side dish for a camping meal.

6. Peanut Butter Nutella Smores 

Are you kidding me? Nutella, marshmallows, and peanut butter? Wow. Can you get more decadent than this camping dessert?

7. BBQ Chicken and Veggie Packets

This BBQ Chicken is so moist and delicious. Your kids can easily help you prep this meal too!

8. Campfire Monkey Bread

Monkey bread is sooo delicious. Sweet yeast bread, buttery goodness. Get in my belly now! This campfire version is perfect for cool fall (or spring) evenings.

9. Hickory Smoked Grilled Salmon 

You will love the hickory smoked flavor of this delcious salmon! Even picky eaters will want to try this salmon recipe.


10. Spicy Lemon Fish Foil Dinners 

If you go fishing on your camping trip, this would be an excellent idea for cooking the fish you caught!

11. Grilled S’Mores 

Hmmmmm…. another amazing s’mores recipe. It’s sooo good!

12. Easy Dutch Oven Pizza 

You don’t need to call for delivery with this recipe. Use your dutch oven to make pizza while you commune with nature. 

13. Hot Dog on a Stick

This is a great take on the grilled camping hot dog. Wrap it with bread and have a grilled bun too!

14. Grilled Breakfast Casserole

A fantastic and hearty option for breakfast. Eggs, sausage, and cheese… how could this not be a family favorite?

15. Chocolate Raspberry S’mores 

S’mores are amazing on their own.. but add raspberries and oh. my. goodness…. so incredibly delicious!


16. Dutch Oven Spaghetti 

This hearty dinner is great for kids. You cook it over the campfire in a dutch oven.. it’s so easy to prep and really great.

17. Fluffy Scrambled Eggs 

Scrambled eggs are a camping staple and this recipe is really easy to make.

18. Sausage Pierogi Campfire Foil Packets 

Sausage, roasted veggies, and these yummy pasta pillows…. all of that equals campfire dinner goodness.

19. Cheese, Bacon and Potato Breakfast Casserole

Breakfast casseroles are great for holiday mornings and they are also perfect for a hearty camping breakfast.

20. Campfire Nachos 

Forget about Taco Tuesdays. Serve these delicious nachos instead!


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