11 Easy Camping Recipes to Make on Your Summer Travels

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"You won't have to live off hot dogs and marshmallows with these easy and mouth-watering camping meals."

Whether you’re on the road or roughing it in the woods, you’re not exactly going to be having a Michelin-starred meal. But that doesn’t mean you’ll have to survive off roasted marshmallows, either. That’s where these camping recipes come in.

When you’re camping, you’ll probably have limited resources to cook with. Maybe a couple pots and pans, and that’s it. Luckily, you can still have a filling and delicious meal without the comfort of your home stove or refrigerator. From breakfast to dinner, we’ve got your outdoor meals covered with these easy camping recipes.

11 Camping Recipes for Your Summer Travels

1. Campfire Nachos

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These ooey-gooey vegetarian nachos are perfect for sharing. Go crazy with all your favorite toppings and let the drooling ensue as you watch all that cheese melt over the campfire.

2. Vegan Southwestern Skillet Hash

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Got an iron Dutch oven on hand? Make this easy Southwestern hash for breakfast. Pair your perfectly-cooked potatoes with some sourdough and avocado for a filling meal that’ll keep you nourished until lunch time.

3. French Toast Skewers

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French toast skewers sound like the sweet camping breakfast of our dreams. Make these pillowy treats on the grill and drizzle with your syrup of choice and fresh fruit.

4. Hawaiian Kielbasa Kabobs

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Smoked sausage with fresh veggies and juicy pineapple? Our mouths are watering already. Ditch the hotdogs and ketchup and opt for these flavorful kabobs for a yummy lunch.

5. Campfire Cones

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No camping trip is complete without s’mores, but what if you want something more? These campfire cones are filled with gooey chocolate, melted marshmallow, and fresh fruit for the ultimate camping dessert.

6. One-Pot Campfire Three Bean Chili

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There’s few things that are as classically comforting as a warm bowl of chili. This one is vegetarian and pairs great with some cornbread on the side.

7. Easy Foil Pack Grilled Shrimp Tacos

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Have a taco night everywhere you go with these easy grilled shrimp tacos. Cook them up over the fire, and dinner is ready in no time.

8. Campfire Stew

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This hearty stew is a no-brainer if you’re looking for an easy but satisfying meal. Throw in your favorite vegetables and seasonings for a stew that’ll feed the whole family.

9. Vegan Campfire Cajun Beer-Glazed Vegetables

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Have a tasty one-pan, no fuss, healthy dinner in just 30 minutes with these Cajun beer-glazed veggies. Serve it alongside rice or beans for a hearty and nutritious meal.

10. Vegan Peanut Curry with Mushrooms and Chickpeas

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Curry on a camping trip? It’s possible. Serve yourself a warm, creamy bowl of this peanut curry that’s also packed with protein and nutrients to keep you full and energized.

11. Campfire Breakfast Burritos

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Nobody can resist a good breakfast burrito. Packed with yukon gold potatoes, sausage crumbles, eggs, and cheese, these make the perfect breakfast before a long day of hiking and biking.


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