10 campfire ready recipes to use this summer

Tip: Don’t forget your cast iron pan and tin foil!

 

If nature and fresh air are calling your name, you might be getting ready to go camping. But that doesn't mean that all you can eat are chips, dehydrated vegetables and granola bars. There are plenty of easy, quick meals that take minimal planning but leave you satisfied and ready to enjoy some fun outdoor activities!

 

1. Fried Egg with a Medley of Sweet Peppers


Quick and simple! We like to start things off easy. Just chop & fry for this colourful meal. Prep your veggies ahead of time at home to make things even easier on the camp site! Enjoy it for breakfast or as an energy-boosting snack throughout the day.

 

2. Farmhouse Breakfast

farmhouse breakfast camping
A great way to make this dish is to chop up all the delicious veggies that go into it beforehand. Bring them in a bag or container so that all you have to do is dump them into the pan to cook up this quick meal!

 

3. Easy Egg Tacos


Scrambled eggs on the grill take this recipe to a whole new level! Taco 'bout easy! This meal is a great one for the little hands in the family as well. Assembling them is a fun activity on its own.

 

4. Ham & Cheese Wraps

ham and cheese wraps camping
Don't want to fire up the grill? No problem. Bring hard-cooked eggs with you on the trip and all you'll need to do for these wraps is assemble! Wrap them nice and tight and you'll even be able to bring them with you on your adventure.

 

6. Breakfast in a Pan

one pan breakfast camping
We're well aware that if you're out in the woods you may be trying to limit how many dishes you use. That's why we've included this one-pan meal. Just toss this mix on the grill and wait!

 

6. Grilled Fried Eggs


You can’t turn down this classic. Clean-up is super easy because you can cook and eat them right in the foil! 
From Egg Farmers of Canada

 

7. Pepper Egg-in-a-hole


Keep the eggs from sliding everywhere by containing them with a pepper ring! Plus, eggs and peppers are excellent friends. You'll love this pairing.
From Delish

 

8. BBQ Breakfast Sandwiches


Fulfill all your camping sand-wishes. Get some eggs and sausage on the grill and add your favourite fillings and condiments to your sandwich. Toast the English muffins by the fire!
From Mom’s & Munchkins

 

9. Campfire Cinnamon Blueberry Bread

cinnamon blueberry bread in tin foil
Okay, but how about some treats? This one is a breakfast made for glamping! It's made with a loaf of cinnamon bread. Add milk, eggs and all sorts of sweet goodies between the slices right in the foil. It'll taste as though you've put tons of effort into this dessert.
From Taste and Tell Blog

 

10. Loaded Baked Potato Breakfast Skillet


With a delicious potato base, this is a seriously hearty meal. In this recipe, you can enjoy both protein and carbs when you know you'll have to keep your energy up! Enjoy with a side of cut vegetables and you've got yourself a wholesome meal.
From Will Cook for Smiles