There’s S’MORE to Campfire Cooking

Campfire cooking doesn’t have to stop at S’more’s and hotdogs. Check out these ten recipes before heading out on your next adventure to the great outdoors. I’m sure you’ll find something {or a bunch of something’s} you’ll HAVE to throw on the campfire!

Cinnamon rolls with bacon from the camp fire
/1/ Bacon Stuffed Cinnamon Buns in a Skillet – Did somebody say bacon? This savory breakfast will have you asking for seconds. I’m sure of it. And don’t you even worry about those calories. You’ll burn those off swatting at the mosquitoes!

Campfire Orange Blueberry Muffins
/2/ Campfire Orange Blueberry Muffins – How’s this for a twist on cooking over an open flame? Pour your muffin batter right into a hollow orange peel, wrap in aluminum foil and toss into the fire. The most perfect orange infused blueberry muffin you ever will eat.

Campfire Potatoes
/3/ Campfire Breakfast Potatoes – Headed out on the trails and need something a bit more filling than the cinnamon buns or muffins? You can’t go wrong with these seasoned potatoes.

campfire frito pie
/4/ Walking Tacos – This is going to become a camp out FAVORITE! You may even decide to put this on your next family dinner menu. Or tailgate menu. This recipe is easy-peasy and fun ta-boot!

Campfire Chili Cheese Baked Potatoes
/5/ Campfire Chili Cheese Baked Potato – While you wait for your potatoes to “bake” in the camp fire you could sing a few rounds of Kumbaya.

Spicy Roasted Corn
/6/ Spicy Roasted Corn with Taco Flavored Butter infused with Cilantro and Lemon – {say THAT three times fast!} OK, so maybe you want to have the traditional hotdog roasted over the camp fire. Add a side of this yummy roasted corn to complete your meal. You can’t forget to eat your veggies…even if you are camping.

Bacon Onion Campfire Hasselback Potato
/7/ Bacon and Onion Campfire Hasselback Potato – Would you just look at how tasty that potato looks. I wouldn’t blame you if you just licked your computer screen. Bacon and onions? Oh my. Yes, please!

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Campfire Pies
/8/ Campfire Pies – Who knew using regular ‘ol sandwich bread and canned pie filling could create such tasty treats?

Campfire Cones
/9/ Campfire Cones – Because you can fill your cone with ANY fruit or topping imaginable, this dessert is sure to be a crowd pleaser!

Campfire Eclairs
/10/ Campfire Eclairs – Bet you never thought you could make something as fancy as an eclair on a camping trip. It’s as easy as a can of crescents, some prepared pudding and a spray can of whipped cream. You’re welcome!

Are you going camping this summer? What is your favorite non-traditional campfire recipe? Share it with us on our Facebook page or right here in the comments.

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Melissa lives in Florida with her husband and five kiddos. She writes about her family life at jonahbonah. When she isn’t chasing children you can find her behind her sewing machine or her camera. Connect with her on Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

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