Lunch & Dinner

Fired Up Food with Chef Jeff Nizlek

Yakitori chicken

Prior to leaving for Portland, we came across a contemporary bistro called the Silver Grille and reached out to the head chef about preparing a meal at our campsite. Chef Jeff Nizlek immediately jumped at the opportunity and agreed to ...

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Sea to Table: Beer Steamed Dungeness Crab

Dungeness crab

It’s easy to fall into the same old routine when camping, especially when it comes to preparing your food. While we all love grilling up brats and big, juicy hamburgers, we at 50 Campfires challenge you to break the mold ...

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3 Oktoberfest Recipes For The Campsite

oktoberfest-recipes

Oktoberfest is right around the corner, and if you can’t make it to Germany for the biggest party in the world you can still celebrate at the campsite. Here are 3 Oktoberfest recipes to keep the spirit alive! Tangy Oktoberfest ...

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GoSun Grill Recipes – Campsite Cooking With The Sun

GoSun Grill Recipes

Just because you’re away from the comfort of your own kitchen doesn’t mean you can’t cook awesome food…so don’t let camping limit the meals you eat! With the GoSun Grill all you need is the sun – no flame, fuel, ...

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27 Grilled Kebab Recipes That Will Make Your Mouth Water

kebab

Just because your campsite doesn’t come equipped with a full kitchen, doesn’t mean you have to limit your diet to PB&J sandwiches and dry cereal. When I go camping I want to make tasty, flavorful meals that are easy to prepare. What’s simpler than throwing ...

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Quick Grilling Recipes to Beat the Heat

These delicious pizzas are one of five quick grilling recipes to beat the heat

Too hot for a campfire? Yes, it may sound like heresy, but some of these sweltering summer days, it is just too darned hot for a campfire! Who wants to kindle, build, light, and tend a campfire when it’s 90 ...

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40 Jaw Dropping Pictures of Fireside Meals

deep dish pizza

WARNING: VIEWING THESE PICTURES WILL CAUSE IMMEDIATE HUNGER! When we came across these foodie pics on Reddit we almost died.  This fellow Redditor gave us permission to share his masterpieces and we hope you enjoy them as much as we ...

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Mountain House Chicken And Dumplings: Review

mountain house chicken and dumplings

I’ve always been a fan of freeze dried meals for camping. I probably use them the way most people do – I don’t bring 12 freeze dried meals and live off nothing but that for a weekend. Rather, I grab ...

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5 Camping Meals That Are Just Glorious

epic camping meals

When it’s time to eat, these campers aren’t messing around.   

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Bannock: The Original Camping Bread – Unusual But Delicious Camping Foods

Bannock

“Bannock”; it’s not just a made-up word that shows up as a stumbling block in a sixth grade spelling bee. It’s the original North American camping bread with heritage attributed to native northern tribes such as the Nunavut and the ...

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