10 Easy and Quick Camping Recipes

 I am so glad that winter is behind us now.

Kid you not, it has been blistering cold in my part of the woods and I was longing for spring to come out for so much time.

It is always a big hassle to clean up the front porch with all the ice and snow everywhere. I’m sure you know the feeling.

Goodbye winter, helllooo spring!!!

The world starts to come alive again after the freeze. And so do I. What a feeling!

And what a perfect time to go out for a camping trip and just feel the energy and smell of fresh growth all around you.

My hubby doesn’t usually like camping as he usually sweats a lot in summer and attracts all the mosquitoes around (LOL) but in spring, it’s less hot and the ‘ladies’ bother him less. So, it’s a win-win to go now.

Although I usually know what to bring and organize my gear well, I do get confused sometimes what to eat during our trip.

So, I’ve looked extensively around the web and found awesome camping recipes and as usual, I want to share them with you for your next camping trip.

These are my 10 quick and easy recipes to prepare during a camping trip.

#1 Campfire Stew

Bintu shows us how to make a tasty Campfire Stew, which is a hearty, flavorful and meaty stew. This recipe can be prepared with meat (gammon, beef or chicken) and veggies and cooked in 4 different ways, which include Weight Watchers points at end of the post as well as a video within the post. This heartens my soul. Try it out!

Found from Recipe from a Pantry.

Easy Camping Recipes

#2 BBQ Chicken and Veggie Packets

What I love about Chrysa’s recipe is that it is a no-nonsense and easy recipe that everybody can prepare.  That’s where this quick grill recipe like this BBQ Chicken and Veggie Packets Recipe is so interesting! Easy and delicious stuff!

Found from Thrifty Jinxy.

#3 Grilled Vegetable Salad

For a grill, it doesn’t necessarily mean grilling beef or chicken.

There are amazing only-veg recipes out there and Beth here shows us how to prepare a Grilled Vegetable Salad composed of bell peppers, zucchini, yellow squash, onions and asparagus grilled to perfection and drizzled with a balsamic reduction sauce. I may skip meat just because of that.

Lol. Absolutely mouth-watering!

Found from Small Town Woman.

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A perfect day would be to get into the car, drive out to Yosemite and go camping. – Michael Steger

#4 Foil Packets Potatoes

One of my favorite easy recipes for camping is from Jenny who brings us her foil packet potatoes.

They’re super easy to throw on the grill and they turn out amazing! Potatoes, onions, cheese, bacon on the grill? I’m definitely IN! And you should too!

Found from Cook Eat Go.

Easy Camping Recipes

#5 Marinated Chicken Fajitas Kebab Skewers

What would a grill look like without some meat and veg on skewers? I learned from Lisa how to fire up the grill with these yummy low carb chicken fajitas on skewers. You’ll love them as a keto appetizer or meal. Perfect for your BBQ during camping!

Found from Low Carb Yum.

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#6 Campfire Smores Dip

Another essential during camping is having some Smores.  Mary teaches us her Ultimate Campfire Smores Dip. It is made with delicious mini marshmallows, Hershey chocolate bars, and crispy Honey Graham sticks. Wow, yummy!

Found from The Flying Couponer.

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#7 Campfire Nachos

You’re sitting near the campfire and enjoying a cold beer but you feel something is missing? What about some delicious crunchy cheesy nachos to go along! You won’t get this wrong with this easy recipe. Give it a try and you won’t regret it!

Found from Fresh of The Grid.

Easy Camping Recipes

#8 Sausage Pierogie Campfire Foil Packets

My hubby can be sometimes sooo lazy during our camping trip. And laziness can be contagious! When we don’t want to make a fuss, this recipe of foil packets from Michelle is a godsend when we just want to a quick and easy meal in one little package.

Found from Midlife Healthy Living.

Easy Camping Recipes

If I went on vacation, I’d rather go camping than stay in some four-star hotel… My friends treat me the same at home. They just want to sit down with you and have a beer – Travis Fimmel

#9 Easy Tin Foil Sausage and Veggies Dinner

Another easy tin foil favorite recipe brought to you by Chelsea. She focuses on getting a well-seasoned meal alongside tasty turkey sausage. A must-try!

Found from Chelsea Messy Apron.

Easy Camping Recipes


#10 Dutch Oven Apple Cobbler

Dessert anyone? I have a sweet tooth and my hubby as well. So, any meal in the world would not be satisfying if there isn’t a sweet lovely dessert to finish an otherwise delicious main dish.

This is a great dessert recipe for camping and will complement any recipe I listed before.

Loving it!

Found from Fresh of The Grid.

The sound of fire crackling while hearing the crickets.

Sitting outside next to the campfire with my hubby, while contemplating a starlit sky.

And most important of all, enjoying a great meal from the recipes above makes for an awesome experience outdoors.

Keep all these easy camping recipes well. They have been handy to me and they will be to you as well.

Enjoy camping, guys!

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