best food for camping trip
October 11, 2019 POSTED BY Retreat Caravans

What Is the Best Food to Bring on a Camping Trip?

Do you enjoy going on camping trips with your loved ones? It is a great experience for everyone involved especially with the right food. Please read on to find out what the best food is for camping.

When you spend time outdoors, you spend time away from the electronics for a bit and get back to the basics while taking in all the beautiful scenery around you.

There are plenty of things that you can do on any camping adventure, such as swimming, sunbathing, and even fishing.

While you are camping, you can also prepare a lot of tasty meals. In fact, there are certain foods you should always bring with you when you are going on a camping trip.

Peppers and Onions

If you plan to go camping, make sure you stock up on the green peppers, red peppers, purple onions, and yellow onions to bring with you.

The reason it is a good idea to bring peppers and onions with you is that these vegetables can be put to good use when you are making different meals.

You can slice the peppers and onions down, add them to a skewer with a bit of meat, and then cook them over the fireplace for the most delicious and flavorful kebabs.

Not only can you make some tasty kebabs with the peppers and onions, but you can also chop them up with diced potatoes and cheese, add them to foil, and heat them over the campfire to create a tasty loaded potato meal.


Bringing kielbasa (Polish sausage) with you on a camping trip is a great idea because the meat has already been pre-cooked, so you do not need to worry about dealing with any raw meat while outdoors.

Most importantly, kielbasa goes with a lot of different things.

You can slice it up and add it to a pot of baked beans, fry it up over the campfire and eat it with some potatoes, or even put it on a roll and add some of your favourite toppings to it, such as sauerkraut, mustard, and diced onions.

Because there are a lot of ways to prepare kielbasa and it is loaded with flavour, you cannot go wrong with choosing to bring it along with you when you are going camping with the family.

Lean Ground Beef

You cannot go wrong with ground beef because there are many things that you can do with it.

You can season it and make your own burger patties, cooking them over the campfire and serving them on rolls with some of your favourite toppings, such as pickles, onions, lettuce, and even sliced tomatoes.

If you are not in the mood for burgers, you can make your own chilli or stew using ground beef while letting it simmer over the campfire.

You might even want to get creative and make your own hash dish with diced potatoes, ground beef, corn, and some of your favourite seasonings.

Some people like to make portable tacos with ground beef when camping.

You can add taco seasoning to the beef and then serve it with cheese, diced tomatoes, and shredded lettuce in bags of tortilla chips for an easy and delicious meal.

If you are going on an exciting camping trip with your loved ones, there are certain types of foods you should always bring with you for the adventure.

It is a good idea to have peppers and onions, kielbasa, and ground beef packed and ready to go with you on your trip.

When you bring these ingredients, you can make all kinds of delicious meals that are sure to satisfy everyone in the family, leaving them feeling full and satisfied.

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