50 Easy Campfire Recipes for Outdoor Adventures

Explore our collection of campfire recipes designed to enhance your outdoor experiences! Delve into our assortment of simple camping recipes, ranging from meatless campfire meals to Dutch oven creations and tempting campfire treats. Uncover the pleasure of foil packet dishes or kickstart your mornings with our campfire breakfast suggestions.

Ideal for both family-friendly get-togethers and intimate nights beneath the sky, our summer recipes guarantee delightful and effortlessly-prepared campfire cuisine. Illuminate your camping adventures with our imaginative culinary creations!

Gather ’round, fellow adventurers, culinary enthusiasts, and lovers of the great outdoors! Picture this: a crackling campfire casting its warm glow as dusk settles over the wilderness. The air carries the tantalizing scent of sizzling treats, and laughter mingles with the chorus of nature’s nocturnal symphony.

Ah, yes, it’s that time again – time to embark on a gastronomic journey under the stars with nothing but a trusty fire pit and a handful of simple ingredients.

Simple dinner recipes for campfire using foil packets

Welcome to the world of campfire cooking, where every meal is an adventure and every dish tells a story. In this realm, creativity knows no bounds, and even the most humble ingredients can be transformed into culinary masterpieces. So, grab your skewers, dust off your Dutch oven, and prepare to ignite your taste buds with a collection of rustic and delicious campfire recipes that will leave you craving seconds – and maybe even thirds!

50 Easy Campfire Recipes

Rotini Pasta

Make this Rotini Pasta at home or out at the campground.

Campfire Rotini Pasta Dish
image credit: Champagne & Sugarplums

No-Cook Camping Recipes

No need to do any cooking with these easy recipes.

Charcuterie Board

Create a Charcuterie Board using prepared ingredients. You will want to spread this out in the shade and eat quickly if it is hot out.

overhead view of a charcuterie board on a picnic table

Crab Salad

Make Crab Salad at home and take it out for the first night of camping. Kids will love pasta substituted for the coleslaw mix.

plate of crab salad

TikTok Inspired Nori Wraps

These TikTok-inspired Nori Sushi Wraps with canned tuna, avocado, and cucumbers are easy, delicious, and fun! Endless topping variety and so delicious!

TikTok Inspired Nori Wraps

Campfire Cupcakes

Make Campfire Cupcakes at home and take them out to the campsite with you. These adorable themed cupcakes are both charming and delicious!

Campfire Cupcakes with marshmallows
image credit: Champagne and Sugarplums

Camper Stove Recipes

Jackfruit Veggie Stew

Looking for something a little healthier? Try this Jackfruit Veggie Stew.

bowl of Jackfruit Vegetable Soup

Pasta with Clam Sauce

This Pasta with Clam Sauce is a great non-perishable meal to make while camping – it uses only dry or canned ingredients!

Camping Pasta with Clam Sauce
image credit: Fab Everyday

S’more Snack Mix

This simple S’mores Mix can be mixed up at home or at the campground. Grab the easy recipe and download some free camping-themed party decorations.

s'more snack mix

Grilled Peaches

These Grilled Peaches are seared on the grill until tender and caramelized, then brushed with cinnamon honey for a sweet finish.

honey grilled peaches
image credit: Dinner at the Zoo

S’more Nachos

S’more loves will want to make these S’more Nachos in a cast-iron skillet on the grill.

Grilled Smores Nachos.jpg

Grilled Pound Cake with Berries

Enjoy this red, white, and blue grilled dessert on all of your camp trips, especially during the patriotic holidays.

grilled berries on lemon pound cake

Chipotle Lime Shrimp Skewers

These Chipotle Lime Shrimp Skewers are delicious and so easy to make plus, you only need a few simple ingredients!

Chipotle Lime Shrimp Skewers
image credit: More With Less Today

Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus

Wrap Asparagus with Bacon and grill it for a great side dish. Alli has several Fire Ban Camping Recipes on her blog.

Bacon Wrapped Asparagus
image credit: Dancing Through The Rain

Grilled French Bread Pizza

Grilled French Bread Pizza is an easy meal that everyone will devour! It’s absolutely fantastic on the grill and the perfect camping meal.

Grilled French Bread Pizza
image credit: Butter our Biscuit

Southwestern Bacon Cheeseburgers

There is so much flavor in these hearty Southwestern Bacon Cheeseburgers.

southwestern bacon burger
image credit: Boulder Locavore

Cajun Corn Salad with Fire Roasted Corn

This Cajun Corn Salad makes a tasty side dish with more zest and spice than your traditional veggies. It’s the best way to add flavor to your BBQ.

Cajun Corn Salad
image credit: Ottawa Mommy Club

Indian Street Corn

This Indian Street Style Corn-On-The-Cob is perfect for your next camping meal.

Indian Street Corn
image credit: Cookilicious

Bacon-Wrapped Cheese Sticks

Bacon-Wrapped Mozzarella Sticks are sure to disappear quickly, so double the recipe.

Mozzarella Stick Wrapped in Bacon.jpg

Grilled Salmon

Perfectly Grilled Salmon is easy to make and needs minimal prep.

how to grill salmon
image credit: Clan Kitchen

Grilled Pizza Buns

What should you do with leftover hamburger and hot dog buns? Make Grilled Pizza Buns.

3 grilled pizza buns in a pan

Beer Can Chicken

This Beer Can Chicken is a whole chicken coated in a homemade BBQ spice rub, then placed on top of a beer can and grilled to smooth and tender perfection.

Beer Can Chicken on a Grill
image credit: Dinner at the Zoo

Marinated Hibachi Steak

Make Hibachi Steak on your griddle.

hibachi marinated steak
image credit: Oh Snap! Let’s Eat!

Apple Ham & Cheddar Quesadillas

Enjoy a great taste combo with these Apple Ham & Cheddar Quesadillas.

apple ham cheddar quesadillas
image credit: Healthy Seasonal Recipes

Ham Fried Rice

See how fun and easy it is to make Ham Fried Rice on a Blackstone.

ham fried rice made on a griddle
image credit: Learning to Smoke

Blackstone Grilled Kielbasa, Tortellini, & Spinach Casserole

Blackstone Kielbasa, Tortellini, & Spinach Casserole is easy to make on a flat top griddle. This unique dinner recipe will make your taste buds dance!

Blackstone Grilled Kielbasa, Tortellini, & Spinach Casserole
image credit: Sparkles to Sprinkles

Chicken Quesadillas

This Cheesy Chicken Quesadilla is easy to prepare with precooked chicken breasts. You can even make them at home and heat them up on the griddle.

Chicken Quesadillas
image credit: iFOODreal

Steak Stir Fry

This Steak Stir Fry is easy to make and sure to feed your whole camping family.

Blackstone Stir Fry
image credit: Stef’s Eats & Sweets

Autumn Veggies & Pasta Skillet

Autumn vegetables add flavor to this Veggie & Pasta Skillet.

Vegetables and pasta in a skillet
image credit: Our Wabi Sabi Life

Kielbasa & Cabbage

This Kielbasa and Cabbage Recipe cooks quickly in a cast-iron skillet on a camp stove or grill.

kielbasa and cabbage in a skillet over a campfire

Easy Skillet Fajitas

See how easy it is to make Campfire Fajitas in a Skillet.

skillet fajitas
image credit: Roaming My Planet

Prep Ahead Stir Fry

Do the chopping at home, which will make this Camping Stir Fry go together quickly out at the campground.

camping stir fry with fresh vegetables and chicken

BBQ Potato Skillet

This Easy BBQ Potato Skillet can be made with sweet, regular, or even frozen potatoes.

BBQ meat and potatoes with cheese in a skillet

Pulled Pork Poutine

Here is a camping version of the Canadian favorite. This Pulled Pork Poutine can be made with your meat of choice.

poutine with pulled pork in a cast iron skillet

Leftover Steak Sandwiches

Use leftovers to create these amazing Steak Sandwiches on the griddle.

leftover steak sandwiches on a griddle
image credit: My Sequined Life

Ham & Cheese Pull-Apart Sandwiches

This easy Camping Ham & Cheese Bread recipe makes enough sandwiches to feed the whole family, and can be customized with your favorite deli meat and cheese!

campfire ham and cheese bread
image credit: Mommy Kat and Kids

Pizza Sandwiches

While these Pizza Sandwiches have instructions for a pie iron, you can cook them on a griddle instead.

close up of 2 pie iron pizza sandwiches

Monte Cristo Sandwiches

Enjoy a hearty Monte Cristo Sandwich with this tasty recipe.

2 monte cristo sandwiches
image credit: The Good Hearted Woman

Breakfast Croissant Sandwiches

Make your own Breakfast Croissant Sandwiches on the Blackstone griddle.

Blackstone Croissant Breakfast Sandwiches
image credit: Erica’s Recipes

Camping Donuts

Create Camping Donuts on the camp stove.

camping doughnuts
image credit: Create Kids Club

Blackstone Texas French Toast

Enjoy some Texas French Toast made on the griddle.

Blackstone French Toast
image credit: Home Fresh Ideas

Blackstone Breakfast Quesadillas

These Griddle Breakfast Quesadillas are easy to make and fun for something new. Everyone can customize their own, too.

Breakfast Quesadillas
image credit: Stef’s Eats & Sweets

Griddle Hash Browns

Top your Griddle Hash Browns with eggs.

Griddle Hash Browns with Eggs
image credit: Erica’s Recipes

Bacon & Egg Grilled Cheese

You will enjoy this breakfast version on a lunch favorite with these Bacon & Egg Grilled Cheese Sandwiches.

Grilled Bacon and Egg Breakfast Sandwich
image credit: Serena Bakes Simply From Scratch

Sausage Breakfast Sandwich: Wake up your senses with a sweet and spicy breakfast sandwich served on warm, toasted english muffins. (via Fresh off the Grid)

Breakfast Burrito: These breakfast burritos are easy to make fresh or prep ahead for a filling breakfast you can eat with your hands. They’re sure to lure even your most lazy campers out of their sleeping bag! (via The Adventure Bite)

Campfire Breakfast Scrambler: This is campfire cooking at its finest! An egg based, one pan, easy meal filled with ham and hashbrowns that you easily heat on a grill over an open flame. (via My Organized Chaos)

Dutch Oven Scrambled Eggs and Biscuits: Once you try this easy camping breakfast from What’s Cooking America, you’ll want it every time you camp!

Make Ahead Breakfast Tacos: Save a lot of time at the campsite by cooking and assembling these customizable breakfast tacos at home. Then you can simply wrap them in tin foil to reheat over your campfire. (via Bowl of Delicious)

Toad in the Hole: An Americanized version of a British classic, your family will love this one pan sausage and pancake breakfast from Chowhound.

Cheesy Bacon and Egg Hash: This savory hash is easy to make, and ready in 30 minutes! (via Cafe Delights)

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