Snacks & Dessert

10 Favorite Vegetarian Camping Recipes

“Why don’t you give us more vegetarian recipes?” is one of the most common questions from 50 Campfires curious culinary crowd.  Our answer is, “We do!” But we have to admit that they get spread out in the magazine and ...

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Door County Cherry and Cucumber Salad


This is a light, quick salad that makes the most of the late-July to mid-August harvest of sweet cherries in Door County, Wisconsin. You can cut things up ahead of time and just keep them in the cooler to toss ...

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Smoked Fish Spread


Most anywhere you go along the Lake Michigan Shores you’ll find fish shops and smokehouses. The famous one we stopped by in Algoma, Wisconsin is Bearcats Fish House. Among the dozens and dozens of choices in the display cases was ...

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Colorado Peach Cobbler Camping Recipe

Once you’ve tried this Colorado Peach Cobbler camping recipe, you may come to the understanding that THIS is the reason Dutch ovens were invented. You can hold out for Colorado Peach season which is focused in August, but this cobbler ...

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Honey Stinger S’more Recipe

Honey Stingers are made in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, and no energy food – new or old – embraces the mountain lifestyle more. Honey Stingers are great on their own, but in a s’more? Now that’s a Colorado Rocky Mountain High! ...

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Walking Snacks : Walking Salad

The choice of croutons isn’t a base you might think of, but it’s oh so logical especially walking snacks! If you aren’t familiar with jicama – you need to be. It’s a low-carb root veg that adds nice sweetness. The ...

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Walking Snacks : Chicken Alfredo

Yes, yes … this one sounds weird, but it’s awesome. Caramelized onions and garlic are an extremely versatile ingredient in a wise camp cook’s arsenal. Brown up sliced onions and garlic ahead of time and store them in zipper top ...

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Walking Snacks : Seafood Delight

Canned fish and seafood of all kinds are often overlooked as great camping protein. It’s a shame because they’re also perfect for walking snacks. Now many varieties come in single serving pouches of their own – even the salmon in ...

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Walking Snacks : Biscuits N Gravy

Walking snacks like Mom used to make (kind of). In some parts of the country you may have a difficult time finding single-serving plain pork rinds (After all, who are we to judge what a single serving of pork rinds ...

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Walking Snacks : Picnic In A Bag

The all-American version of walking snacks is all here – everything you need for a mid-summer picnic except the beer. We recommend you enjoy that on the side, because we hate mushy potato chips. Walking Snacks : Picnic In A ...

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