Camping Recipes

Family Camping Recipes

Try out these family recipes the next time you take the kids camping.

Find main meals, side dishes, and puddings :-)

There are recipes with plenty of options for the kids to join in, such as letting them choose their fillings for Pocket Pizzas or Tacos in a Bag.

For lots of the recipes, you can take a ‘cheats’ way of doing things (i.e. tins and packets), or prepare things at home first and take with you, to save yourself time when you are at the campsite.

Some of these recipes can be cooked using your campfire for that authentic camping experience. (Click here for our Campfire Cooking guide).

How to make Campfire Potato Cakes

Potato cakes are a really simple side dish to cook over the campfire. We show you how.

Campfire Carrot Fries

Here's a healthier alternative to fries that you can make over the campfire or BBQ.

How to make a DIY Pizza Oven for Camping with this Simple Trick

We convert a camping fire pit into a DIY Pizza Oven...and it worked!

How to cook Campfire Potato Wedges

Potato Wedges are really easy to cook on your campfire or over a BBQ. Get it right, and they turn out excellent.

How to make Campfire Cheesy Nachos in 4 steps

This is another easy family dish to make on the campfire, either has a snack on its own, or as a side dish to the main meal. The kids can help too.

Eggy Stars

Here's a simple and fun breakfast to make your kids when camping: Eggy Stars. A nice twist on 'eggy bread'.

Spag Hoops and Seaweed

Fancy foraging for your own food and cooking it over the campfire? We did with this 'Spag Hoops and Seaweed' dish, made with fresh crispy seaweed.

Campfire Roasted Tomatoes and Shallots

Did you know you can roast tomatoes over the campfire? Roasted tomatoes is a really tasty, simple, yet sophisticated dish to enjoy whilst camping. Yum. Yum.

How to make pancakes over the campfire

We look at how to cook pancakes over the campfire, which is a great way to start the day when camping. They're really simple to make too.

Campfire Pizza Pie

If your family likes pizza, your family likes pie, and your family likes campfires, then this campfire pizza pie could be the perfect meal for you.

(Scouts) Campfire Doughnuts – Fun and easy to make

These campfire doughnuts are easy to cook over a campfire, a BBQ, or even a gas hob. Great to try with the kids on your next camping trip.

Cooking Toad-in-the-Hole at the Campsite

Toad-in-the-Hole is a family favourite meal. But can you cook it at the campsite? We give it a try.

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