Summer is in full force, and what better way to spend your summer break than camping? One of the most important aspects of camping is the food. But…sometimes it can be a little difficult to find easy, affordable recipes for when there aren’t tons of amenities around. Luckily, there are plenty of easy foil meals out there to keep cooking quick and clean. Even better, we’ve rounded up the best ones from all over the internet right here. You don’t even have to make a meal plan with this amazing selection! Get ready to have the best camping trip ever with these 18 mouthwatering recipes.
1. Pineapple Upside Down Cake
Source: Echoes of Laughter
This beautiful camping dessert is easy enough for the kids to make. They’ll love it!
2. Pasta with Goat Cheese & Tomatoes
Source: Cookin Canuck
This great vegetarian meal is perfect for a light meal after a day of hiking the trails!
3. Philly Cheesesteak
Source: Twin Dragonfly Designs
Okay, what cloud in heaven did this fall from?! Holy yumminess.
4. Campfire Paella
This dish can be used as the main part of your meal or a side… either way, you can’t go wrong!
5. Hobo Dinner
Source: Brittany’s Pantry
Hobo dinners were a staple where I grew up. With endless combinations, you’ll never run out of camping meal ideas!
6. Tex Mex White Bean Chicken Foil Packets
Source: The Kitchen Magpie
These healthy foil packets are hearty and delicious. A great camping meal for a crowd!
7. Cheesy Fries
Ahh, yes… cheesy fries. A summer favorite of mine that I can now enjoy while camping.
8. Campfire French Toast
Source: This Lil Piglet
Who says you can’t be a little fancy while camping?! Kick up the breakfast notch with this beautiful French toast packet.
9. Apple Pie Pockets
Source: The Country Cook
What a fantastic camping dessert! Cinnamon + apples + a campfire is a match made in heaven.
10. Campfire S’mores Granola
Source: The Big Man’s World
Granola and camping just go together so well. This delicious snack is fun for the kids.
11. Breakfast Burritos
Source: Taste and Tell
My kids LOVE breakfast burritos but I hadn’t thought of making them on a camping trip!
12. Shrimp Boil Foil Packs
Source: Creme de la Crumb
These easy shrimp boil packets are a great way to please the seafood lovers in your life.
13. Hot Ham & Pineapple Campfire Sandwiches
Source: Dessert Now Dinner Later
These easy sandwiches are sure to please both kids and adults.
14. Bacon Ranch Grilled Potatoes
Source: Gather for Bread
These potatoes are a crowd pleaser. They couldn’t be easier!
15. Camping Mac n Cheese
Source: Lauren’s Latest
You’ve probably never thought about having your favorite comfort food on a camping trip. How perfect would this be on a breezy summer evening around the campfire?
16. Butter Garlic Herb Steak Packets
Source: The Recipe Critic
This right here is magic, folks. Camping isn’t camping without some quality steak.
17. Grilled Hawaiian BBQ Chicken Packets
Source: The Recipe Critic
These Hawaiian chicken packets may look like a lot of work but they couldn’t be easier! What a perfect meal for a couples camping getaway.
18. BBQ Party Pack
Source: Vegan Yak Attack
If you’re anything like me, you don’t exactly eat healthy when camping. This vegan foil packet is a great way to get your veggies in on a camping trip!
Now that you have the perfect variety of meals and snacks alike for your next camping trip, there’s no time to waste! Get to packing everything you need (and the delicious ingredients for these meals) ASAP, because this couldn’t get any better. Don’t forget to have fun (and pack an extra blanket or two) and you’ll be having the time of your life deep within the woods.