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Experience the great outdoors, but don't sacrifice good food. Chowhounds know what to eat and pack for camping, from epic s'mores recipes to healthy portable snacks.

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Veg grilling ideas for a large group?

by kingfisher5 17 days ago

Grilling for 50 people on a rafting trip in N California in early August. I need a vegetable recipe. Corn will likel...

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ricepad commented 14 days ago

Upscale camp food

by PiperBob 1 year ago

I go camping for 10 days every year (at a festival), and part of the fun is cooking good food. Our group this year wi...

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PiperBob commented 28 days ago

Cooking Dinner for 4 at a Campground

by mmpott 1 month ago

My husband and I are meeting my parents and brother at a campground close to our house for a one night next visit and...

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mmpott commented 1 month ago

Cooking rice while camping

by mblackshear 1 month ago

I'm going to be making a mexian/spanish rice for 150 people as a side to tacos. My dilema is that i really don't hav...

Ttrockwood commented 1 month ago

Summer Sleepaway Camp Snacks

by megan06 1 month ago

Hey! I'm going to sleep-away camp for a week in a week. So I was going through ideas for my snack list, here it is!!!...

MidwesternerTT commented 1 month ago

Need new ideas for camping potluck side dish

by bjd001 2 years ago

I'm looking for ideas for a new side dish to bring to a potluck dinner on a camping trip. I will make it at my camps...

mcel215 commented 2 months ago

Camping - Meal Planning

by cacheton 10 months ago

Any campers here that have advice on meal planning when camping, or favorite camp recipes? My family is set up now fo...

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cacheton commented 9 months ago

Warm not mushy harvest stir-fry?

by RAOL 10 months ago

I'm serving a harvest skillet dish for 40 at a camping-style event using smoked sausage and canned vegetables (potato...

Ttrockwood commented 10 months ago

Gaspe Region Including MTL and QC

by katesalter 11 months ago

First, thank you to everyone who gave advice over the last few months. August 7 - My mother "S" (74) and I (34) de...

kpzoo commented 11 months ago

Packable vegetarian lunches while camping

by PFCMCL 12 months ago

Any super easy, no cooking involved ideas? I have to be able to bring it along for day hikes. I've only been vegetari...

LaLa commented 12 months ago

Prep Potatoes

by PFCMCL 12 months ago

Going camping and planning on making hasselback potatoes on a grill. Can I wash the potatoes a few days ahead of time...

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PFCMCL commented 12 months ago

Banff?

by Krueg42 2 years ago

Hi! We live in N. California and we are headed to Banff in June! Does anyone know about hiking trails or cool ...

prima commented 1 year ago

Hotel pans? Inserts

by gomocooks 1 year ago

I own a few of what I call hotel pans. These are the pans you'll see on every buffet table. I specifically use mi...

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acgold7 commented 1 year ago

Camping Thanksgiving

by lawhound05 1 year ago

Hello! It looks like we will be spending Thanksgiving at the deer camp, which means staying in a small camper trai...

hill food commented 1 year ago

Camping stove? I really need this.

by sweetfern 4 years ago

I drive a Prius, so nothing to let down to hold a stove. Any ideas? Oh--and 1 or 2 person popup tent? Any tips ve...

monkeyrotica commented 2 years ago

Breakfast Campfire Cooking for a Crowd?

by grobson 2 years ago

Howdy folks. I volunteered to cook breakfast for a big camping party next week (~60 people). Eggs for scrambling an...

meatn3 commented 2 years ago

Ready meals?

by summer_roses 2 years ago

Recently came across these ready meals while road tripping through yosemite http://hormel.com/Brands/Compleats.aspx ...

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Harters commented 2 years ago

Canoe trip foods - ideas needed

by docfood 5 years ago

I am planning a 2 week canoe trip to the boundary waters canoe area and need some ideas for lightweight (portages bet...

LaLa commented 2 years ago

Camping Recipes

by crashnjive 10 years ago

Hey all, I'm going camping in Anzo Borrego this weekend and was wondering if anyone had any good ideas for camping d...

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attran99 commented 2 years ago

amusement park/camping weekend menu?

by Shymeans410 2 years ago

Hi all. I'm going to be camping near a local amusement park next weekend here in PA. We are six adults with hearty ap...

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Shymeans410 commented 2 years ago