What’s for dinner? The eternal questions that’s on everyone’s minds, especially when you’re on a camping trip! After a long day of being outdoors, there’s nothing better than sitting down together to enjoy a nice warm meal.
To us, the ideal camping dinner should be fun-to-make, difficult-to-screw up, and easy-to-clean. Something that really adds to the experience of the trip!
So we’ve searched through all the of camping recipes we’ve developed over the years, and whittled them down to our 16 favorite dinners. If you’re meal planning for your next camping trip and wants some inspiration on what to make for dinner, check out the list below!
Cheese-filled tortellini and spicy Italian sausage floating in a rich, luxurious broth, this quick and easy tortellini soup is one of the coziest meals we’ve ever made! It comes together so quickly and tastes so much better than any store-bought soup.
Tacos are one of our favorite camping dinner! These chipotle grilled chicken tacos are a great way to capture those warm, care-free summer camping vibes. A slice of lime, a cold beer, and these tacos, what could be better?
These Chicken Pineapple Kabobs are one of the easiest meals to cook over a campfire. Just chop ingredients into pieces, skewer with a stick, and place over the fire! With bright, tropical flavors, these Pineapple Chicken Kabobs are an easy, fuss-free camping meal perfect for summertime grilling.
Blending the best of both worlds, chili mac combines the smoky and spicy flavor of chili with the rich and creamy texture of mac & cheese. It’s an all-American camping classic. Our recipe combines the process, allowing you to make it using just a single pot!
These Greek-inspired grilled chicken skewers with tzatziki sauce can either be a quick grab-and-go appetizer or the centerpiece of a full dinner spread. Grilled up some extra veggies, put out some pita chips and hummus, and you’re in business!
Shrimp, smoky sausage, buttery corn, and zesty lemon, this Shrimp Boil Foil Packet is one of our all-time summertime favorites.This is the perfect campfire meal for your next camping trip or backyard BBQ.
These vegetarian burgers are packed with black beans, sweet potatoes, and spices for a super flavorful and healthy veggie burger recipe perfect for camping trips, tailgating, or an easy weeknight meal at home.
Grilling fish over a campfire is great, but turning it into fish tacos is even better. This is a great dinner to kick off a camping trip. Not only does it make a great first impressive, but it also gets the fish out of your cooler first thing.
Cheesy, spicy, and oh so filling – these veggie-stuffed Dutch Oven Enchiladas are one of our new campfire favorites. All you need is a Dutch oven to get yourself that oven-baked taste right at the campsite.
Grilled kielbasa, potatoes, and onions all tossed together in a honey mustard sauce and grilled to perfection! This foil packet recipe is such a satisfying camping meal and it is an absolute cinch to make!
Here’s our trick to perfectly juicy grilled beer brats: simmer them first in beer and sauerkraut, and then finish them on the grill so they brown up and take on some of that delicious smoky grilled flavor!