Whatever your mood, you’ll love these camping games! Some are great for daytime while others are perfect after the sun goes down and you really want to have fun camp games planned for those rainy days at the campsite!
Our favorites include camping games that prove you are a super hero camper.
Camping Games Kids And Adults Love!
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- Nature Themed And Camp Playing Cards
- Nature Themed Card And Dice Games
- Camping Jigsaw Puzzle, Outdoor Activity And National Parks Puzzles
- Kids Camp Puzzles
- Adult Camping Coloring Books
- Kids Activity And Camping Coloring Books
- Camping Games For Kids
- Camping Word Search Puzzle And Brain Teaser Games
Camping Games Can Be Full Of Tips!
Did you ever pick up a camp tip and wonder to yourself, “Why didn’t I think of that?”
Every camper wants to think they can “MacGyver” their way out of a bind after forgetting to pack something for a camp weekend.
We found ourselves sharing crazy camping tips around late-night campfires and knew we could not be alone.
That is when we created the Camping For Foodies® Super Hero Camper Game.
It’s clean, fun, low-tech and creates lots of laughter and memories.
We had so much fun with it that we wanted to share it with our fellow camping enthusiasts.
But, we didn’t stop there … Share your story with us and if we publish it on CampingForFoodies.com we’ll send you one of our cool camping products as a gift!
This is one of those great campfire games for large groups that consists of people who don’t know each other well … it makes a fun ice-breaker game.
Camping For Foodies Camping Game: How To Play The Super Hero Camper Game
- Paper to print this camping game
- Each person around the campfire fills in the first open blank to the story. Go around the circle, with each camper completing the next open blank ... building on the story until the entire story is completed. Sarcasm is encouraged. Keep it clean. No crying allowed. Have fun and laugh a lot … it’s good for you!
- When I arrived to the campsite, I was thankful for (fill in the blank).
- Shortly after that, (fill in the blank) asked me if I remembered to pack (fill in the blank).
- It was at that moment the image of (fill in the blank) raced through my mind and panic set in when I realized (fill in the blank).
- I knew ‘real campers’ are always ready to improvise and it was time for me to show my skills! Out of the corner of my eye I saw (fill in the blank).
- I grabbed it and modified it by (fill in the blank) so I could use it as a (fill in the blank).
- I turned from zero to hero immediately! In order to leverage my new Super Hero Camper status, I announced I would not be doing (fill in the blank) for the rest of the weekend.
- It was at that time that I received the Super Hero nickname of (fill in the blank).
- Upon that undesirable distinction I (fill in the blank) and vowed to never forget to pack any necessary camping item ever again.
- The moral of the story is (fill in the blank). The End.
Nature Themed And Camp Playing Cards
Because playing card games is a favorite camping activity, we think it’s way more fun to use a deck that fits the occasion. Check these out!
Go Unplug Camper Playing Cards
Go Unplug Camper Discover The Parks Playing Card DeckThis cute vintage trailer image on these Go Unplug Camper Discover The Parks Playing Card Deck contains a 52-card poker size deck with Jokers. They are printed on heavy stock paper too!
National Parks Playing Cards
Play your favorite card game with these BIRDCAGE Amazing Places National Parks Game Playing Cards! This full deck of cards features gorgeous pictures of the National Parks along with fascinating facts about them. Playing with this deck might even help you start planning your next National Park visit!
Antique Lure Playing Cards
The Rivers Edge Antique Lure Playing Cards In Gift Tin is a game set containing 2 decks of casino-quality playing cards and 5 dice. The cards are illustrated with unique antique fishing lures from the 1800’s to 1940. The set is contained in an attractive felt-lined gift tin with an embossed lid … making this set a great gift option for people who love to fish!
Walleye Playing Cards
American Expedition Walleye Playing CardsThese American Expedition Walleye Playing Cards includes a deck of standard poker-size cards with full color illustrations on the back of each card. Playing with this deck might cause you to drop a line in the water too!
Mammals Playing Cards
These Mammals Of The Midwest Playing Cards feature beautiful wildlife photos by noted outdoor photographer Stan Tekiela. A different mammal is featured on each card and the deck contains 52 different mammals on 52 standard playing cards with 2 Jokers!
Nature Themed Card And Dice Games
When it comes to fun board games at the campsite, what could be more fitting than camping games about camping?!?
Toasted Or Roasted Card Camping Game
Toasted or roasted is not just for describing the doneness of your marshmallows! The Toasted or Roasted Card Game set is packaged in a resealable “take-along” bag. The object of the game is to be the first player to start your campfire and toast three marshmallows but your opponents can rain on your campfire, blow your fire out, or burn your marshmallow!
Check out our 10 Fun Activities And Campfire Games For Families With Kids post for even more ideas for fun campfire games!
Deer In The Headlights Camping Game
Deer In The Headlights
Deer In The Headlights is a fast-paced card and dice game for the entire family. The object of the game is to be the first player to discard all of your cards. If a “Deer In The Headlights” is rolled, progress stalls. If you roll a “Car” or “Running Deer” your get to dump your cards on your opponents!
Spot It! Gone Camping Card Game
The Spot It! Gone Camping Card Game totally captures the camping theme! Players race to find matches between images of things like gear, critters, nature etc. on their cards and those items in the real world. The game consists of 55 circular cards each decorated with eight symbols.
S’quarrels Camping Game
S’Quarrels: The Game of Absolute Nuts. This fast-paced card game is great for kids and adults! It is similar to Rummy but you collect runs of acorns instead of runs of numbers. To add another dimension, a “Quarrel” card has everyone playing a single-card game of War, a “Horde” card causes a quick game of Slap Jack and the “Winter” card ends the round … no more acorn gathering once winter arrives!
Card games are popular travel games but you don’t need any gadgets to play these 10 Fun Camping Road Trip Games To Play In The Car!
No matter how long your journey is, these camp games will keep the entire family entertained!
National Parks Jenga Camping Game
This National Parks Edition Jenga Action Game is just like the classic block stacking game except that these are custom blocks featuring fun facts about the National Parks!
National Parks Memory Challenge Camping Game
Memory Challenge: National ParksThe Memory Challenge: National Parks Game is just like the original card-matching game except this version has 100 picture cards featuring gorgeous photography of the National Parks and the animals that live in them. Each player also picks a park profession (like zoologist or historian) and gains extra points for matches found in their specialty.
National Parks Trivial Pursuit Camping Game
The TRIVIAL PURSUIT: National Parks 100th Board Game is quick to play and easy to carry with a handy travel case with carabiner. Categories include Natural Wonders, Battlefields & Historic Sites, Cultural Heritage, Science & Nature, Wildlife, and Wild Card. There are 600 questions about America’s National Parks too!
UNO Wilderness Camping Game
The UNO Wilderness Game plays like the traditional version, matching colors and numbers, but is extra fun featuring images with wilderness themes!
Scavenger Hunt Card Camping Game
Outset Media Family Scavenger Hunt Card Game. A good old scavenger hunt game is fun for kids and adults! This Scavenger Hunt Card Game is a single easy-to-carry deck that has kids hunting for indoor finds like gym shoes and outdoor finds like flowers.
Camping Jigsaw Puzzle, Outdoor Activity And National Parks Puzzles
Some people pull out the jigsaw puzzles upon feeling the first rain drop during a camp trip … but … you don’t have to get out of the camping spirit if you are playing with one of these camping-themed puzzle games!
Camping Equipment Puzzle Game
Jim Golden Camping Equipment 500 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle
New York Puzzle Company – Jim Golden Camping Equipment – 500 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle. This photo of a ton of camping gear makes a slightly challenging puzzle that has a finished size of 24 x 18 inches consisting of 500 pieces. The original photography is by artist Jim Golden.
Camping Holiday Puzzle Game
Camping Holiday – 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle. This puzzle is part of the Falcon de Luxe Scenery collection produced by artist Jim Mitchell. This fun camping scene of people camping, fishing, setting up camp and more is a 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle and when finished the puzzle measures approximately 27 x 20 inches.
Catching Memories Puzzle Camping Game
MasterPieces Puzzle Company Catching Memories Panoramic 1000-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle. This realistic camping scene of a tent, campfire and people fishing is created from the artwork of Kim Norlien. When this 1000 piece puzzle is complete it measures 13 x 39 inches.
Yosemite Camping Game Puzzle
HOMETOWN COLLECTION Art of Heronim Yosemite Camping 1000 Piece Puzzle. This old-fashioned scene of Yosemite highlights horse-drawn carriages and the huge redwood trees with vehicles driving through the base, mountains, water and tents. This 1000 piece puzzle’s finished size is approximately 27 x 19 inches.
Outdoors Camping Puzzle
Anatolian Share The Outdoors 1500 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle. This vintage-feeling camping scene includes an old pick up truck, tent, canoe and lots of wildlife along a stream in a color-changing autumn season. This 1500 piece jigsaw puzzle comes with a ‘box stand’ to make puzzle assembly easier.
Kids Camp Puzzles
Nature and camping-themed puzzles for kids are fun and can be educational too!
Glow In The Dark Space Puzzle
Parents always seem to be looking for fun ways to keep kids interested and learning. This Learning Journey Glow-In-The-Dark Space Puzzle is the best of all worlds! As kids are camping and experiencing the majestic views of outer space, they can continue the learning experience by doing a space-themed puzzle that is colorful in the day and better yet … glows in the dark at night! This is one of those camp games that teaches and entertains kids making parents very happy campers! 😊
Camping Game Puzzle
Mega Puzzles Camping 100 Piece Puzzle
Mega Puzzles Camping 100 Piece Puzzle. This cute kid-friendly puzzle scene is a grid of camping equipment and color blocks make it especially fun for kids and adults who don’t want to be overly challenged … LOL!
Happy Campers Puzzle Game
Happy Campers – A 100 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle by SunsOut. With a scene of wildlife animals enjoying camping activities like roasting marshmallows over a campfire and napping in a hammock, alongside a whimsical vintage travel trailer, this fun illustrated 100 piece jigsaw puzzle is bound to be a kid-favorite game! When completed, this colorful puzzle measures 10 x 16 inches.
Minnie Mouse Camping Game Puzzle
Trefl Maxi Disney Minnie Mouse Camping 24 Piece Puzzle. Minnie Mouse and her Disney friends go camping and grilling in this easy 24 piece puzzle that measures approximately 24 x 16 inches when complete. Mini kids love this mini puzzle!
Looney Tunes Camping Puzzle Game
Looney Tunes Camping 1000 Piece Puzzle. In this slightly challenging puzzle, kids favorite Looney Tunes characters … Bugs Bunny and friends … go camping and experience tents, campfires and slightly spooky ghost storybook tales read by Sylvester the Cat. This 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle measures approximately 20 x 30 inches when complete.
Crazy Campers Puzzle Game
Popular Playthings Crazy Campers Puzzle Game. This Crazy Campers Brainteaser Puzzle is a combination of a board game and 3-D puzzle. Players follow the challenge cards to add their tent-shaped pieces to the playing board to fill their campground. The game has 13 ”tenderfoot” challenges and 23 ”seasoned campers”challenges. The game pieces are conveniently stored and transported in this game’s travel bag.
Adult Camping Coloring Books
Coloring books are not just for kids anymore! Adults find these relaxing games to be very therapeutic and wonderful for relieving stress. 😉
National Parks Adult Coloring Book
Dowdle Doodles National Parks Adult Coloring Book
Dowdle Doodles – National Parks Adult Coloring Book. This creative coloring book features 24 National Parks and 46 unique coloring art pages by Eric Dowdle. 24 photo pages of the original art are included for comparison and inspiration.
Nature Adult Coloring Book
NATURE Unplug … And Create: Adult Coloring Book. With flowers, butterflies, trees, ocean, fish, patterns and much more, this nature-focused adult coloring book includes patterns, and intricate designs for hours of relaxation, stress relief and unplugging!
Happy Campers Coloring Book
Happy Campers Coloring Book. This adult coloring book includes 30 amazing art activities featuring whimsical images for the wanderlust crowd. Finished examples and basic art techniques are included in this book that is printed on high-quality, extra-thick paper to eliminate bleed-through. Pages are pre-perforated for easy removal and display.
Color Me A Happy Camper Coloring Book
Color Me A Happy Camper III: Coloring Book. The whimsical vintage travel trailer illustrations in this coloring book have been hand drawn with cute “glamping” scenes and lots of exaggerated shapes. The book has 30 single-sided coloring pages for easy removal and coloring too!
Mandalas & Trailers Coloring Book
Color Me A Happy Camper IIII: Mandalas & Trailers Coloring Book. This coloring book has whimsical vintage travel trailer illustrations … some have mandala designs incorporated with the trailers. The book has 39 single-sided coloring pages for easy removal and coloring too!
Butterflies And Flowers Adult Coloring Book
Adult Coloring Book: Butterflies And Flowers: Stress Relieving Patterns (Volume 7). Nature is such a big part of camping, why not have a butterfly and flowers coloring book? This one has 30 designs of different of butterflies and flowers and ranges in complexity from beginner to expert-level patterns.
Enchanted Forest Coloring Book
Enchanted Forest: An Inky Quest & Coloring Book! This one is more than a coloring book … It’s a fairy tale! Hidden objects and fun mazes take colorists on a journey through an enchanted forest to discover what lies in the castle, treasure chests, and other magical elements. There are special features including a gate-folded two-page spread and color-able jacket too!
Don’t Forget The Colored Pencils, Sharpener, Markers And Color Pens!
Kids Activity And Camping Coloring Books
Game books for kids are fun around the campfire at night and during soggy rain-filled camp days! Check these out!
Scout Riddle Book
The Scout Riddle Book: 450+ Scouting, Camping And Hiking Jokes And Riddles
The Scout Riddle Book: A Collection Of More Than 450 Jokes And Riddles. This book has clean and corny jokes like: Why can’t the mountain climber ever improve? Because he’s reached his peak. With more than 450 jokes and riddles about scouting, camping and hiking, this kid-friendly book is great for a night of silly laughs around the campfire!
Camp Kids’ Activity Book Games
Education Outdoors – Camp Kids’ Activity Book. This fun activity book has a little something for every camping kid … coloring, trivia, find the animal, how-to-draw and camp stories. There are 48 pages of nature-centered fun that are exciting and educational at the same time!
Search And Find National Parks Game Book
Search and Find National Parks. These illustrations feature an “intruder” who has escaped from the park and sneaked into the quirky, fun and colorful picture. 12 North American National Parks are featured in this book that has kids searching for hidden objects. Not only is this sure to provide hours of fun but also provides educational opportunities too!
Junior Ranger Activity Game Book
Junior Ranger Activity Book: Puzzles, Games, Facts, And Tons More Fun Inspired By The U.S. National Parks! Kids will discover 59 U.S. National Parks in this book of games! The content was inspired by the National Parks outdoor-based Junior Ranger Program and uses trivia, jokes, fun facts and more to get kids excited about our National Parks, camping, hiking and nature!
America’s National Parks Coloring And Activity Game Book
America’s National Parks Coloring And Activity Book (Non-State). Through playing games, learning fun facts and coloring amazing outdoor scenes, kids will experience all 59 U.S. National Parks in this activity book! It’s an adventure across the entire country in one book!
Camping Games For Kids
Jr. Rangerland National Parks Game
JR. RANGERLAND National Parks Game
JR. RANGERLAND National Parks Game. This game is like Candyland but “healthier” … LOL! “Explorer Cards” include discoveries about plants, animals, geological features, important historical and cultural facts as well as opportunities for players to help out around the park. The National Parks highlighted include: Acadia, Arches, Badlands, Big Bend, Crater Lake, Denali, Everglades , Glacier, Grand Canyon, Great Smoky Mountains, Hawaii Volcanoes, Hot Springs, Isle Royale, Mammoth Cave, Olympic, Rocky Mountain, Shenadoah, Yellowstone, Yosemite, and Zion.
Rock Pets Craft Game Kit
ALEX Toys Craft Rock Pets Turtle. For the creative kids in your camp crowd, let them create their own “turtle rock pet” by painting a turtle shaped stone with weatherproof paints. This kit contains a turtle-shaped rock, 6 colors of weatherproof paint and a paintbrush. Remember, the paint included in this kit is not only weatherproof it is also permanent and may not wash out of fabrics.
We have more camping games for kids that will keep them happily camping all the way to adulthood!
Word Search Puzzle And Brain Teaser Games
These brain teaser game books are not on the topic of camping but they are the perfect games to enjoy in your favorite camp chair with your morning coffee or afternoon cocktail!
Scouting Word Search Games
Scouting Word Search Compendium
Scouting Word Search Compendium. Who knew? A word search book all about scouting including ranks, camps, and camping supplies! This book has over 45 word searches and is great for any outdoor enthusiast!
USA TODAY Jumbo Puzzle Book 2: 400 Brain Games For Every Day. Logic, Crossword, Sudoku, Word Roundup, and Hidato will keep your brain buzzing for hours! This is the second oversized puzzle book from USA TODAY and it contains 400 puzzles!
Crossword Puzzle Games
The New York Times Light And Easy Crossword Puzzles: 130 Fun, Easy Puzzles. Every once in a while you want a brain challenge that is on the easy side! This book contains 130 of the easiest and most popular crossword puzzles that were published in the Monday and Tuesday editions of the New York Times. Perfect for the puzzle solver looking for a fast and satisfying game.
Mega Crossword Puzzle Game Book
Simon & Schuster Mega Crossword Puzzle Book #15. Want a difficult challenge? These 300 crossword puzzles have never been published before and are the work of expert puzzle constructor, John M. Samson. You can easily tear out the puzzles individually because the book is designed with perforated pages!
Word Search Puzzle Game Book
Go!Games Super Colossal Book Of Word Search: 365 Great Puzzles. Are you an expert word search player? If so, this one is for you! The book contains 365 searches with unique themes like: File Extensions, Fountains, Jelly Beans, Letter Order, Movie Stars, Conifer, Quantum Mechanics … just to name a few!
Sudoku Game Book
Sudoku: Easy To Medium. Are you up for a game of easy to medium Sudoku? This pocket-sized hardcover book of notepads has 200 grids of varying difficulty. Easy to use at the campsite!
Sudoku Puzzle Game Book
Sudoku Puzzle Book Volume 1: 200 Puzzles. This book was created by Adam Ellis and has something for every playing level. There are 50 Beginner, 50 Novice, 50 Moderate and 50 Advanced difficulty Sudoku puzzles with answers.
Sudoku Challenging Puzzle Book Games
Will Shortz Presents The Huge Book Of Hard Sudoku: 300 Challenging Puzzles. Want lots of difficult Sudoku puzzles? Here is your book! Will Shortz edited this book of 300 hard Sudoku puzzles with big grids in a portable paperback format.
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