Some of the most memorable moments in camping are often made while cooking and relaxing around the fire. Baked beans, hot dogs, s’mores and hot cocoa are all classics comforts we grew up loving. Yet these don’t have to be the only options! Check out these amazingly simple yet delicious recipes that will take your camping cooking to a whole other level.

Cast Iron Skillet Brownies

Brownies with ice cream in skillet

This ooey, gooey brownie is just begging for you to take a bite, and the best part is that you can mix it all in your cast iron pan! Check out the full recipe here.

Campfire Chili Cheese Fries

Chili cheese fries

Perfect for a shared snack or an entire meal, these loaded fries are sure to please. Check out the full recipe here.

Hot Ham and Cheese Campfire Sandwiches

Hawaiian ham and cheese sliders

Take a step up from your normal burgers and serve these yummy bite-sized sandwiches instead! Check out the full recipe here.

Flaming Marshmallows Jelly Shots

People roasting marshmallows at campfire

Roasting marshmallows around the fire is a camping tradition. This fun adult-version is sure to induce happy childhood nostalgia while creating great new memories. Check out the full recipe here.

Campfire Orange Blueberry Muffins

plate of three muffins at a camping site

For a creative and fun breakfast or snack, bake your muffins inside of oranges wrapped in foil! Check out the full recipe here.

Orange Peel Cake

Orange peel cake on a wooden table

As with the muffins, you can use a hollowed-out orange to bake a tasty cake inside over the hot coals. Check out the recipe here.

Bacon Baked Beans

Baked beans with bacon

Classic baked beans get a major overhaul with this yummy, bacon-ified version. Check out the full recipe here.

Whole Wheat Pasta With Goat Cheese And Tomatoes

Creamy past with tomatoes and goat cheese

Camping doesn’t have to mean hot dogs and trail mix for every meal! This simple, delicious recipe can be prepared in a flash. Check out the full recipe here.

Bacon S’mores

Roasting s'mores at a campfire

Adding bacon to a classic s’more? Two camping favorites have finally become one. Pure genius. Check out how to make these tasty treats here.

Kid-Friendly Ziploc Omelets

Omelette in skillet

This super simple recipe is a great way to whip up customized omelets for a quick and nutritious breakfast. A perfect breakfast for kids or picky eaters! Check out the recipe here.

No-Skillet Campfire Bacon

Cooking bacon on a skewer at a campfire

Step up your bacon game with this fun technique that doesn’t require a bulky skillet or pan. Check it out here.

Campfire French Toast

french toast with fresh fruit

Decadent french toast is much easier to prepare tent-side than you might realize. Add fresh berries and sliced almonds for a sophisticated and tasty touch. Check out the recipe here.

Camping Pizza

Cooking pizza over a fire

This pizza is so good you’ll be wanting to make it even when you’re not camping. Check out the recipe here.

Walking Campfire Tacos

Taco ingredients in a foil bag

Easy, yummy, and so much fun! Great for kids, but something the whole family will enjoy. View the full recipe here.

The Campfire Sour

Cocktail in mason jar

This classic cocktail is perfect for sipping around the campfire. is the perfect drink to sip around the fire. Check out the recipe here.

Campfire Chicken With Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Potatoes, and Dill

Roasted chicken with dill

An elegant outdoor dinner that is a snap to prepare with aluminum foil and a hotbed of coals. Perfect for a romantic dinner for two– check out the recipe here.

S'mores Dip

S'mores dip in a skillet

Instead of making one s’more at a time try making this yummy dip instead. This is a treat the whole family will surely love– check it out here.

Campfire Dutch Oven Italian Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed peppers

Your dutch oven is great for more than just dump cake! These stuffed peppers are a fun change from typical grilled dinners. Check out the full recipe here.

Pizza Nachos

Pizza nachos

Pizza+Nachos is the only snack you’ll want from now on. This recipe is great because you can do most of the prep at home then throw it together at the campsite with very few dishes. Check out the full recipe here.

Seafood Campfire Paella

Seafood paella

Making this elegant, but simple one-pan dish is even better over a smokey campfire. Check out the recipe here.

Cheesy Dutch Oven Potatoes

Cheesy potatoes in skillet

This yummy side just might become your main dish. Check out this delicious recipe here.

Campfire Cocoa With Butterscotch

Campfire cocoa

Enjoy your late-night fireside chat with new kid-friendly or adults-only spins on the classic hot cocoa. View the full recipe here.

Campfire Eclairs


A few simple staple ingredients and you’ll have a warming decadent dessert in no time. This dessert is sure to impress– view the full recipe here.

Breakfast Burgers

Two burgers with eggs

Try serving your burgers for breakfast instead! To make it even easier you can swap in pre-made biscuits or english muffins. Check out the drool-worthy recipe here.

Camping Sangria

Because what camping trip is complete without cocktails around a campfire? Check out the simple and tasty recipe here.

Grilled Chocolate Banana Melt

Chocolate banana s'mores

The banana version of s’mores! These are a fun treat for both adults and kids– check it out here.

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