Camping Recipes – The best original outdoor recipes

Camping Recipes 5000

So many of us love to create, share, and take part in a great meal. And for the most part we all love to spend time outdoors.  Whether you are miles away from others, or have staked out a prime camping spot at your local County park there is something inexplicable that happens to us when we step away from our busy lives and spend a few days without walls. Having some great camping recipes to bring along can make that relaxing weekend even more enjoyable

 

Camping and cooking have been a part of my life since my earliest memories, and I am happy that I now have a place to share some of my favorite recipes with you. All of these original camping recipes have been developed over the years either by myself and my family, or have been contributed by friends I have been fortunate enough to spend time with in the great outdoors.

 

As I explore this great Country and beyond I will continue to bring you the freshest new ideas for camping recipes, camping equipment, and tips and tricks for making your outdoor adventures fun and memorable.

 

Recent Recipes
  • Zucchini and Yellow Squash Refrigerator Pickles
    easy
    30 mins
    4 Pint Jars
    So what do you do with all of that summer squash your neighbor keeps bringing you? Make these delicious Zucchini refrigerator pickles of course! This delightful, and easy to prepare…
    Refrigerator Pickles
    by campingrecipes
    easy
    30 mins
    4 Pint Jars
    So what do you do with all of that summer squash your neighbor keeps bringing you? Make these delicious Zucchini refrigerator pickles of course! This delightful, and easy to prepare…
  • Russian Dressing
    easy
    15 mins
    6 servings
    Nothing comes close to dressing up a Reuben sandwich, or a great burger quite like a good Russian dressing. Often confused with it's sweeter cousin "Thousand Island" dressing, Russian dressing…
    Russian Dressing
    by campingrecipes
    easy
    15 mins
    6 servings
    Nothing comes close to dressing up a Reuben sandwich, or a great burger quite like a good Russian dressing. Often confused with it's sweeter cousin "Thousand Island" dressing, Russian dressing…
  • Pickled Jalapenos
    1 hr 10 mins
    4 jars
    Few things can liven up a meal as quickly as freshly made pickled jalapenos. I finally got fed up with those overpriced and mushy little jars of store bought pickled…
    Pickled Jalapenos
    by Jeff Elsasser
    1 hr 10 mins
    4 jars
    Few things can liven up a meal as quickly as freshly made pickled jalapenos. I finally got fed up with those overpriced and mushy little jars of store bought pickled…
  • Homemade Buttermilk Pancakes
    easy
    30 mins
    8 servings
    Pancakes have always been a popular breakfast item for camping. Although there are a variety of decent pancake mixes available, nothing tastes as good as buttermilk pancakes built from scratch.…
    Buttermilk Pancakes
    by campingrecipes
    easy
    30 mins
    8 servings
    Pancakes have always been a popular breakfast item for camping. Although there are a variety of decent pancake mixes available, nothing tastes as good as buttermilk pancakes built from scratch.…
  • Roasted Corn on the Cob
    easy
    45 mins
    Serves 10
      This recipe is the easiest, most delicious way to prepare corn on the cob. The scorching of the corn husk brings a slightly smoky flavor that adds to the…
    Easy Corn on the Cob - Best Fire Roasted Corn on the Cob Recipe
    by Jeff Elsasser
    easy
    45 mins
    Serves 10
      This recipe is the easiest, most delicious way to prepare corn on the cob. The scorching of the corn husk brings a slightly smoky flavor that adds to the…
  • Easy Dutch Oven Lasagna
    easy
    1 hr 40 mins
    Serves 6-8
      Why did I create a really easy lasagna for camping, and why a dutch oven lasagna recipe?  After all lasagna and outdoor adventure goes together like peas and carrots right? Well…
    Dutch Oven Lasagna - The Best Quick and Easy Lasagna Recipe
    by Jeff Elsasser
    easy
    1 hr 40 mins
    Serves 6-8
      Why did I create a really easy lasagna for camping, and why a dutch oven lasagna recipe?  After all lasagna and outdoor adventure goes together like peas and carrots right? Well…