87+ Outstanding Camp Stove Recipes You’ll Want To Make Again!

Creating simple camping food cooked over a camp stove, in my humble opinion, is the best use of propane! (I’m not kidding) These camp stove recipes are unique, simple and totally delicious! Let’s get cooking!

Easy, Unique And Totally Delicious Camp Stove Recipes by CampingForFoodies. This is an image of a cast iron Dutch oven sitting on a propane gas stove on a table outside cooking at a campsite.

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Unique And Delicious Camp Stove Recipes

We live in Arizona and deal with camping without fire so I create recipes that can easily transition between a camp stove and a campfire so we don’t end up eating cold beans from a can! LOL


Baking On A Camp Stove

A quick note about the recipes here that are baked…

If you are using your camp stove and Dutch oven to bake recipes, you will need a Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser plate to properly circulate the air above and below the oven.

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Breakfast

Savory Breakfast Recipes

Camping Breakfast Skillet

Want a hearty breakfast but want to keep it simple? Try this skillet recipe that combines ham, eggs, potatoes, cheese and green onions. It’ll be on your table in less than 30 minutes!

Camping Breakfast Skillet by CampingForFoodies features a cast iron skillet on a camp stove filled with a one pot meal of ham, eggs, potatoes, cheese and green onions ready to be served at the campsite, in the background are English muffins being toasted on a camp stovetop toaster.
Camping Breakfast Skillet by CampingForFoodies

California-Style Camping Breakfast Burritos With Avocado, Eggs & Chorizo

Don’t you just love the creamy texture and smooth flavor of a California avocado? Those little gems are not just for your guacamole! These California Breakfast Burritos start with a tortilla that is piled high with eggs, chorizo, beans, potatoes and cheese. Then they are finished off with fresh cilantro and avocado slices.

California Breakfast Burritos Camping Breakfast Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a tortilla topped with eggs, chorizo, potatoes, beans, cheese, cilantro and avocado with a camp stove in the background, the meal is ready to be served at the campsite with text over the image that reads California Breakfast Burritos.

Cowboy Breakfast Skillet

This entire meal is made in one skillet and includes eggs cooked sunny side up and scrambled along with sausage, onion, bell pepper and potatoes. Top the skillet breakfast off with a bit of cheddar cheese and green onion and you have a hearty breakfast. Cowboys usually cook over campfires and this recipe can be cooked that way or over your propane camp stove.

Cowboy Breakfast Skillet by CampingForFoodies features a blue camping plate piled with food ready to eat including toasted English muffins, eggs cooked sunny side up in a skillet over a campfire along with sausage, potatoes, red bell pepper, onion and melted cheddar cheese topped with green onion slices. The plate is sitting on a campfire log in front of a beautiful desert mountain scene with text over the image that reads cowboy breakfast skillet.

Dutch Oven Bacon Scramble

If you have bacon-lovers in your crowd, try this easy recipe for a warm and satisfying breakfast. It combines bacon, eggs and cheese with a bit of onion, tomato and spinach for a refreshing morning meal.

Dutch Oven Bacon Scramble by CampingForFoodies features a cast iron camp Dutch oven filled with a cooked breakfast ready to be served at the campsite which includes bacon, eggs, onions, spinach, tomatoes and melted cheddar cheese with text over the image that reads bacon scramble.

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Bacon Avocado Breakfast Wraps Camping Recipe

Want to walk and eat as you explore the great outdoors? This is a simple camp stove recipe that will have you enjoying every bite as you stroll around camp admiring the sunrise!

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Camping Breakfast Sandwiches

These quick breakfast sandwiches can be made for one or scaled up for a crowd! We like making them with bacon but you can just use a slice of deli ham to make them even quicker if you’re in a hurry to get on to your activities for the day.

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Greek Pita Sandwiches Camping Breakfast Recipe

Our family loves eating this hearty meal for brunch! It is filled with fresh veggies, eggs, bacon and sausage. You might not be hungry till dinner … tomorrow … after eating this filling meal!

Greek Pita Camping Breakfast Recipe by CampingForFoodies

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Breakfast Camping Burrito Bowls

These breakfast bowls are healthy, yummy and FAST! There is so much protein in this quick breakfast including black beans, eggs and cheese but the real flavor comes from the salsa and fresh avocado!

Breakfast Camping Burrito Bowls by CampingForFoodies features a brightly colored breakfast of black beans, scrambled eggs, avocado and red salsa with a fork sitting in a blue camping bowl ready to be served next to a cup of camp coffee with text over the image that reads burrito bowls camping breakfast.

Cast Iron Skillet Breakfast Nachos Camping Recipe

We love nachos! Yes, even for breakfast! This morning meal is fun, fresh and filling! The breakfast part starts with eggs and cheese but it gets really exciting when you add tortilla chips, black beans, fresh avocado, tomatoes, cilantro and sour cream!

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Hobo Eggs

If you have 8 minutes and 3 simple ingredients, you can make this surprisingly delicious breakfast! The egg is fried in buttered bread creating a grilled cheese-type of flavor and texture that tastes amazing!

Hobo Eggs Recipe by CampingForFoodies features an egg cooked in buttered toast that is sitting on a blue camping plate with a few slices of bacon on the side and text over the image that reads hobo eggs.

Breakfast Burrito Camping Recipe

We call this easy breakfast burrito a “walkable feast” in your hand! So much flavor comes from the chorizo sausage you could almost roll that up in the tortilla and call it good … but don’t … because when you add a bit of onion and cheese to the eggs, you made an amazingly delicious and easy breakfast. The finishing touch is a bit of cilantro and sour cream.

Breakfast Burrito Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a sausage and egg breakfast burrito topped with sour cream and cilantro on a blue camping plate ready to be served at the campsite alongside a cast iron camp Dutch oven filled with the sausage and egg filling, all are sitting on a campfire grill grate in a campfire ring with text over the image that reads breakfast burrito camping recipe.

If you don’t have one, we’ve got tips so you can find the best Dutch oven for camping.


Dutch Oven Scrambled Eggs Camping Recipe

Making simple scrambled eggs are great options to feed small groups or large crowds. These are spruced up by sautéing a bit of onion in butter then adding the eggs and some cheese. Topping with fresh parsley gives a nice finishing touch but it is totally optional.

Dutch Oven Scrambled Eggs Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies is a cast iron Dutch oven sitting on a campfire grate in a fire ring, the fluffy yellow scrambled eggs have melted cheese and are topped with bright green parsley ready to be served at the campsite, text over the image reads scrambled eggs.

Dutch Oven Biscuits

You can make these flaky biscuits on your propane camp stove by using a Dutch oven dome instead of using campfire coals or charcoal briquettes. This recipe starts with a mix which does a lot of the work for you by measuring and mixing dry ingredients. You don’t need any yeast or special tools to make these yummy biscuits.

Dutch Oven Biscuits by CampingForFoodies features 9 freshly baked golden brown biscuits that are nestled in a black cast iron Dutch oven at the campsite ready to be served with text over image that reads Dutch oven biscuits.

Camping Breakfast Quesadillas

Chorizo sausage adds a ton of flavor to the filling along with the eggs, onions and cheese in this recipe. Spread it between two tortillas and toast till they are golden brown with a nice crispy texture. Top with a bit of sour cream and cilantro for a yummy breakfast.

Camping Breakfast Quesadillas by CampingForFoodies features a golden brown, toasted breakfast quesadilla on a blue camping plate ready to be served at the campsite. The filling includes eggs, chorizo sausage and cheese with toppings of sour cream and fresh green cilantro.
Camping Breakfast Quesadillas by CampingForFoodies

Hungry Man Breakfast

I like making this simple one-pot skillet breakfast before a day of hiking. It combines bacon, Southern style hash browns, green bell pepper, onion, eggs, cheddar cheese, salsa and sour cream to make a filling meal. It’s ready in less than 30 minutes!

Hungry Man Breakfast by CampingForFoodies features a black cast iron skillet on a propane camp stove filled with a hearty breakfast ready to be served. The one pot meal includes bacon, southern style hash browns, green bell pepper, onion, cheddar cheese, scrambled eggs and is topped with salsa and sour cream. In the background is a camp toaster with golden brown English muffins and a slice of toasted wheat bread.
Hungry Man Breakfast by CampingForFoodies

Sweet Breakfast Meals

Pumpkin Walnut Pancakes With Mascarpone Drizzle

Do you get into the “pumpkin frenzy” that happens in the fall? If so, don’t miss this almost-gourmet recipe that I created for campsite cooks who need their pumpkin fix! If you’re using a cast iron griddle to make this breakfast, it works best with a 3-burner stove. You can also use a cast iron or non-stick skillet.

Pumpkin Walnut Pancakes with a Mascarpone Drizzle by CampingForFoodies features pumpkin pancakes cooking on a cast iron griddle with a backdrop of a campground located in the Sonoran desert with mountains and beautiful mature saguaro, ocotillo and jumping cholla cactus plants in the background as the morning sun rises over the horizon with text over the image that reads Pumpkin Walnut Pancakes With A Mascarpone Drizzle.

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Camp Stove Pancakes

You might think fun pancakes are just for kids but adults love them too! You’ll be amazed at how easy they are because the base is just-add-water pancake mix. The totally yummy part of this camp stove breakfast is the super simple sauce!

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The camp stove we used to make this recipe is one of the best propane camping gear items we have used while cooking in the outdoors.

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Carrot Cake Oatmeal Camping Breakfast Recipe

Want to know how to get kids to eat oatmeal and love it? Serve them this recipe and they’ll be begging for a second bowl! The shredded carrots, raisins, nuts and shredded coconut are healthy and delicious. But, the best part is the “frosting” that is made from a mixture of plain yogurt and honey!

Carrot Cake Oatmeal Camping Breakfast Recipe by CampingForFoodies

Peachy Nutty Pancakes

This is one of our camping food recipes requiring no refrigeration. It uses all non-perishable ingredients from your pantry! The secret to making “just add water” pancakes taste really yummy is by topping them with interesting sauces. This one is made by adding brown sugar, nutmeg and cinnamon to canned peaches.

Peachy Nutty Pancakes Camping Recipe With Food Requiring No Refrigeration by CampingForFoodies

Campfire French Toast

I like making this yummy French toast over my campfire but you can also make it using a camp stove. The Texas toast is the beginning of a great recipe. Dip the slices in the egg mixture then cook them in butter on a cast iron griddle for a wonderful taste and texture. Just make sure you have even heat under the griddle and be prepared to move the slices around for even toasting if you have hot spots directly above the stove’s burners.

Campfire French Toast by CampingForFoodies features golden brown French toast slices cooked on a cast iron griddle over a campfire. This yummy camping breakfast is topped with fresh strawberries and real maple syrup for an almost-gourmet meal ready to be served on a blue camping plate that is set in front of a black cast iron griddle over a camp fire pit with more slices of French toast cooked and ready to be served for breakfast.

Camping Pancakes

Just-add-water pancakes are one of the easiest breakfast meals you can make. They are really special when you toss a little fresh fruit with sugar and use that to top these golden brown hotcakes!

Easy Camping Pancakes by CampingForFoodies features a blue camping plate filled with golden brown pancakes topped with bright red strawberries served on the side with spicy breakfast sausage patties, the plate is sitting on a campfire grate, in the background on the same grate is a black cast iron griddle filled with more pancakes and sausage patties.
Easy Camping Pancakes by CampingForFoodies

Red Velvet French Toast

I like making this festive French toast for special occasions. You can cut the bread into different shapes (like hearts, stars and Christmas trees) for holiday camping. The cinnamon and cocoa powder add a ton of flavor to the brioche bread. And, the sweet cream cheese glaze is a yummy finishing touch.

Red Velvet French Toast by CampingForFoodies features a blue camping plate filled with two slices of red velvet French toast topped with sweet cream cheese glaze, powdered sugar and a sliced and fanned strawberry next to two golden brown breakfast sausage patties and a campfire grate set inside a campfire ring in the background.
Red Velvet French Toast by CampingForFoodies

Lunch And Dinner

Pasta

Dutch Oven Chili Mac

No need to pre-boil the macaroni for this one-pot dinner! This classic comfort food is perfect for colder weather camp trips. The pasta combines with the beef, beans, tomatoes and cheese to make a flavorful meal filled with carbs and protein!

Dutch Oven Chili Mac by CampingForFoodies features a cast iron camp Dutch oven sitting over a campfire on a cooking grate, it is filled with chili mac that is being served, another single portion is placed alongside the Dutch oven in a blue camping bowl with a spoon in it and ready to eat with text over the image that reads Dutch Oven Chili Mac.

Shrimp In Garlic Wine Sauce Over Pasta

Get out your two burner camp stove and cook the pasta in one pot while you make the easy garlic butter sauce with white wine and shrimp in a skillet beside it. They both cook so fast, your dinner will be on the table in 30 minutes or less!

Garlic Shrimp Wine Sauce Pasta Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a plate of food ready to be served at the campsite including pink shrimp and fresh green parsley tossed in a garlic butter sauce with angel hair pasta alongside a slice of garlic bread covered in garlic butter and fresh parsley with text over the image that reads garlic shrimp wine sauce pasta camping recipe.

One Pot Spaghetti Camping Recipe

Only 5 minutes of prep time and you’ll have this easy one pot spaghetti meal cooking on your camp stove or over your campfire! One of the reasons I love this recipe is that the pasta cooks directly in the sauce … no separate pot of boiling water is required! The tasty meat sauce is topped with fresh basil and parmesan cheese.

Spaghetti One Pot Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a large black cast iron skillet setting on a tree stump against a background of beautiful rock formations and evergreen trees at a campsite, the pan is filled with pasta cooked in a sausage tomato sauce and topped with fresh basil and parmesan cheese with text over the image that reads spaghetti one pot camping recipe.

Pasta In Garlic Sun Dried Tomato Cream Sauce

Pasta is a great food to cook on camp stoves … especially if you have one pot going for the sauce and another one going for the pasta. This creamy pasta recipe makes my normally-low-carb Dad ask for seconds!

Pasta In Garlic Sun Dried Tomato Cream Sauce Camping Recipe

One Pot Creamy Cajun Chicken Camping Pasta

Throw a pot on your stove, boil some chicken broth then throw in some farfalle and cook till al dente. Don’t blink … you’re almost done! Now, stir in sliced pre-cooked chicken, fire roasted tomatoes, cream cheese and some Cajun spices for a yummy dinner that is quick to the table. The smooth and rich sauce is balanced nicely with a touch of heat from the spice blend.

Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta One Pot Dutch Oven Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a blue camping dinner plate filled with bowtie pasta and sliced chicken in a creamy Cajun sauce sitting in front of a cast iron camp Dutch oven with more of the pasta recipe and serving spoon next to the Dutch oven lid that is leaning against a log for the campfire with text over the image that reads Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta.

Dutch Oven Spaghetti And Meatballs

If you have a little extra time and a splash of extra wine … you need to make these homemade drunken meatballs over pasta! The tender meatballs simmer in a flavor-packed sauce that features a touch of your favorite red wine.

Dutch Oven Drunken Meatballs Over Spaghetti by CampingForFoodies features a big bowl of pasta topped with meatballs in a red wine and tomato sauce, ready to be served famiily-style at the campsite with text over the image that reads Dutch Oven Drunken Meatballs Over Spaghetti.

Dutch Oven Campfire Goulash

This totally yummy comfort food can be made over your stove or campfire and only takes 5 minutes to prep! Most of the flavor comes from the Italian sausage and garlic and the meal provides lots of energy to your body with protein from the beans and carbs from the macaroni.

Campfire Goulash by CampingForFoodies features a cast iron camp Dutch oven sitting on a grate in a campfire ring with a campfire burning in the background, the pot is filled with goulash and sprinkled with parmesan cheese and ready to be served with text over the image that reads campfire goulash.

Dutch Oven Pasta Stuffed Manicotti

Bake this stuffed manicotti in your camp Dutch oven using your camp stove, Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser plate. Then, serve it at your campsite with a side salad and garlic bread for an amazing Italian feast on your next trip!

Dutch Oven Pasta Stuffed Manicotti Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a camp Dutch oven with a scoop of the meal taken out and placed on a blue camping plate ready to eat at the campsite with text over the image that reads stuffed manicotti camping recipe.

Pesto Ricotta Pasta Bake

This lazy man’s lasagna starts by frying Italian sausage in a Dutch oven. Then, you layer basil pesto, oven-ready noodles and 3 different cheeses that are baked till bubbly. You’ll need a Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser plate over your camp stove for the baking portion of this recipe.

Baked Pesto Pasta With Ricotta by CampingForFoodies features a blue camping plate filled with a serving of this lazy man’s lasagna made with layers of Italian sausage, green basil pesto, cherry tomatoes, ricotta, mozzarella and parmesan cheese that is golden brown from baking. On the side is a tossed green salad and a thick slice of garlic bread. A black cast iron camp Dutch oven sits in the background that is filled with the remaining pesto pasta bake that is ready to be served with text over the image that reads Pesto Ricotta Pasta Bake.

Seafood

Avocado Spinach Salad With Grilled Shrimp

Salads are probably not the first things that come to mind when you are dreaming up meals to prepare on your camping stove, but this bright fresh summer salad features grilled shrimp. You can cook them over a grill or campfire but it is easiest to grill them using a propane stove and a grill pan.

Grilled Shrimp And Avocado Spinach Salad by CampingForFoodies features a plate full of green spinach that is topped with grilled shrimp and slices of green avocado, juicy orange segments and succulent ruby red grapefruit segments covered with a fresh dressing made with red onion, poppy seeds, sesame seeds, olive oil and balsamic vinegar then sprinkled with fresh chives. The text over the image reads grilled shrimp and avocado spinach salad.

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One Pot Cast Iron Fish Camping Recipe

The really good news about this one pot fish recipe is that you don’t have to catch your own dinner! Just about any fish from your local grocery store will work in this Spanish flavor influenced camp dinner!

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Blackened Trout With Cajun Cream Sauce Camping Recipe

When I served this dinner to my brother-in-law … he said it was THE BEST MEAL HE ATE IN HIS LIFE! For real … it is that good! The secret is the cooking technique and the cajun cream sauce. This is a must-try camp dinner!

Blackened Trout With Cajun Cream Sauce Cast Iron Skillet Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies

Shrimp Po Boys

Shrimp is such a fast-cooking protein which is awesome when you want to eat and run off to your next campsite activity. This recipe takes a little bit of time to prep (especially if you don’t start with shrimp that is peeled and deveined, which I don’t recommend) but cooks in minutes. And, you’ll feel like you are hanging out in the Big Easy even if you are on a mountaintop in Colorado!

Shrimp Po Boys Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies

Asian Inspired Cast Iron Dutch Oven Campfire Shrimp Recipe

Oh the sauce!!! When you decide to splurge and get spendy with shrimp on your camp menu … you’ll be happy you served this Asian inspired campfire shrimp recipe! The classic flavors of soy sauce, onion and garlic are enhanced with a bit of jalapeno pepper and fresh basil.

Asian Inspired Cast Iron Dutch Oven Campfire Shrimp Recipe by CampingForFoodies

Easy Grilled Mahi Mahi With Mango Salsa

Grilled fish is one of the fastest cooking camp dinners you can make. Use a cast iron grill pan over your camp stove to make this grilled Mahi Mahi that features an amazing but simple mango salsa with tropical flavors.

Grilled Mahi Mahi Recipe With Mango Salsa by CampingForFoodies features a marinated and grilled piece of Mahi Mahi topped with fresh mango salsa made from mangos, red onion, red bell pepper and cilantro with text over the image that reads grilled mahi mahi with mango salsa.

Chicken & Turkey

Cast Iron Skillet Chicken Breast Recipe

Canned black beans, tomatoes and corn compliment the chicken breasts in this simple dinner. A punch of freshness comes by adding fresh garlic, onion, avocado and cilantro.

Chicken recipe cast iron skillet by CampingForFoodies features a large cast iron skillet sitting on a propane camp stove. The pot is filled with a dinner that is ready to be served. The chicken is cooked with black beans and corn and is topped with fresh avocado and cilantro with text over the image that reads cast iron skillet camp chicken recipe, camp stove, RV stove, and campfire.

Grilled Greek Pita Sandwich Recipe

This super-flavorful Greek chicken pita sandwich makes a hearty meal for lunch or dinner. Most of the recipe can be made ahead and you just grill the chicken and assemble the sandwich at camp. A grill pan on a propane stove works well for this recipe but you can also do the grilling over camp grills using propane, charcoal or campfire coals.

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Dutch Oven Chicken And Potatoes

This is a really simple and hearty Dutch oven dinner that cooks with heat from below the pot. You can make it on your stove or over a campfire. It combines chicken, potatoes and carrots in a single pot and the secret ingredient that packs a punch of flavor … a little bit of bacon!

Camping Dutch Oven Chicken And Potatoes by CampingForFoodies features a cast iron camp Dutch oven sitting in a campfire ring with a wooden log burning in the background, the pot is filled with a camping dinner of chicken, potatoes and carrots all topped with bright green parsley, the text over the image reads chicken and potatoes.

Pesto And Turkey Grilled Cheese Sandwich Campfire Recipe

I have made these sandwiches using cast iron griddles and foil packets directly over campfires as well as using cast iron skillets on my camp stove. It is so fast and versatile!

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Middle Eastern Inspired Dutch Oven Chicken

This is the cheapest plane ticket around! You can be transported to the other side of the world without ever leaving your campsite in the middle of the U.S.A. This Middle Eastern inspired chicken recipe has bold flavors and cooks in minutes!

I make it using a cast iron camp Dutch oven on the top of my propane stove but I also use the coals of a campfire for this internationally-flavored camp dinner meal.

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Simple Grilled Dijon Chicken With Garlic And Jalapeno

When you want a grilled meat for dinner but want to cook on your camp stove, just place a cast iron griddle over your stove’s burners. This quick marinade is made zesty and slightly spicy with Dijon mustard, garlic and a bit of jalapeno pepper.

Grilled Dijon Chicken With Garlic And Jalapeno by CampingForFoodies features a charred chicken breast that is plated and ready to serve after being marinated and grilled.

Chicken Shish Kabobs

These shish kabobs only take a few minutes to prep … then sit in a marinade for about 4 hours … then can be grilled over a campfire, camp grill or camp stove with a grill pan! The nice thing about kabobs is you can change the meat and the veggies to make whatever combination you like.

Chicken Shish Kabobs by CampingForFoodies features skewers of grilled chicken and vegetables including charred cherry tomatoes, yellow bell peppers and mushrooms sitting on a propane camping grill ready to be served at the campsite with text over the image that reads chicken shish kabobs.

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White Chili Recipe

Chili is one of our favorite meals to make at the campsite … especially in cooler weather! This white chili is made with ground turkey meat in a Dutch oven. I’ve made it using a propane stove as well as a nice bed of campfire coals.

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Dutch Oven White Chicken Chili

I KNOW, I KNOW! You’re thinking … didn’t she just tell me about a white chili recipe? Yes, I did. But I have two white chili recipes. One is made with ground turkey and this one is made with cubed chicken breast meat. The rich and creamy texture is so filling and delicious in this version you’ll want to put it in your “regulars” recipe box.

White Chicken Chili Dutch Oven Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a blue camping bowl filled with rich and creamy white chicken chili, on a blue camping plate with toasted wedges of flour tortillas with text over the image that reads white chicken chili.

Chicken Pesto Pizza Easy Camping Recipe

This chicken pesto pizza can be made over a campfire or in a camp or RV oven … but … it can also be made using a propane camp stove using your Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser for convection type heating.

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Spicy Chicken And Corn Chili

This spicy chicken and corn chili is yummy and a great dinner when you don’t have cold food storage space … it uses only non-refrigerated ingredients! Canned chicken, corn and pinto beans are the base for this quick and simple meal.

Spicy Chicken And Corn Chili Camping Recipe With Food Requiring No Refrigeration by CampingForFoodies

Easy Dutch Oven American Chinese Chop Suey

If you love getting take-out chop suey … you’re gonna be happy that you can enjoy that yummy meal out in the wilderness! Just chop some fresh veggies and use your cast iron Dutch oven like a wok! This recipe works on your camp stove or over a campfire. You’ll start with some carrots, onion, mushrooms, garlic and celery … then add the chicken. Toss in some ground ginger, red pepper flakes, chicken broth, soy sauce and water chestnuts and cook through. Serve over a nice bed of rice and use a fork if you forget to pack the chop sticks!

American Chinese Chicken Chop Suey Dutch Oven Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a serving of chicken chop suey over a bed of rice on a blue camping plate ready to be served at the campsite with a cast iron Dutch oven sitting on a grate in a campfire ring filled with more chop suey ready to be served with text over the image that reads Chinese Chop Suey.

Dutch Oven Thai Campfire Chicken Recipe

Talk about a totally easy make-ahead freezer meal that has off-the-chart fantastic flavors! This Dutch oven Thai campfire chicken is a prep at home then just dump and cook at the campsite dinner. The combination of coconut milk, peanut butter, soy sauce and spices make this dinner AMAZING!

Make-Ahead Dutch Oven Thai Campfire Chicken Recipe by CampingForFoodies

Dutch Oven Latin Campfire Chicken

You are gonna LOVE this one pot Latin chicken dinner that can be made using your camp stove or campfire coals! Ordinary chicken is made extraordinary with a few spices, prepared salsa, black beans and a sweet potato.

Latin Campfire Chicken by CampingForFoodies features a black cast iron camp Dutch oven in a campfire ring setting on a cooking grate filled with cooked chicken, sweet potatoes, red bell pepper, black beans and cilantro ready for serving at the campsite with a roaring campfire in the background with text over the image that reads Latin campfire chicken.

Cast Iron Dutch Oven Chicken Enchiladas

These enchiladas are made simple by using pre-cooked shredded chicken. They can be baked on a camp stove using a Dutch oven dome or be made using coals from your campfire or charcoal briquettes.

Cast Iron Dutch Oven Chicken Enchiladas by CampingForFoodies features a camp Dutch oven with baked chicken enchiladas in a red sauce covered with a golden yellow melted cheddar cheese and topped with bright green chopped cilantro all ready to be served at the campsite along with a cast iron Dutch oven lid in the background setting on a charcoal chimney and grey ash covered charcoals on the lid with text over the image that reads chicken enchiladas.

Dutch Oven Chicken And Rice Camping Recipe

When it is cold outside, treat yourself to this warm and creamy chicken and rice casserole. It is so simple to make and doesn’t even use canned soup! This classic comfort food is updated with jasmine rice.

Dutch Oven Chicken And Rice Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a cast iron camp Dutch oven filled with a creamy chicken and rice recipe that include carrots and peas and is ready to be served at the campsite with text over the image that reads Dutch oven chicken and rice.

Camp Oven Chicken Curry

This camp oven chicken curry is an almost-gourmet dinner and you won’t believe how easy it is to make in your Dutch oven! The flavor comes from readily-available ingredients that have a TON of flavor: red curry paste, curry powder and coconut milk … they do all the work for you!

Camp Oven Chicken Curry by CampingForFoodies features a cast iron camp oven sitting on a cooking grate in a campfire ring filled with curry chicken alongside a blue camp plate that is filled with a bed of fluffy white rice topped with a portion of curry chicken in a yellow sauce with potatoes and orange colored carrots with text over the image that reads camp oven chicken curry.

Lemon Feta Campfire Dutch Oven Chicken

Using readily available ingredients with outstanding flavors creates yummy dinners. This lemon feta chicken is made in a Dutch oven over a campfire or can be made right on a camp stove!

This Lemon Feta Campfire Chicken Dutch Oven Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies is sitting on a tree stump at a dispersed campsite in the mountains. The white feta cheese is sprinkled on top of the chicken with red tomatoes, bright green parsley and salty kalamata olives.

Italian Chicken Cacciatore Dutch Oven Camping Recipe

I prefer making easy campfire recipes in my Dutch oven … because I just love building and cooking over the open flame of a crackling wood fire … but … I love meals like this Italian chicken cacciatore that can easily transition to a camp stove especially if it is raining and we forgot to cover our firewood … that gets soaking wet … and … won’t dry out for days. LOL

Italian Chicken Cacciatore Dutch Oven Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies

Easy Campfire Dutch Oven Dijon Mustard Sauce Chicken Recipe

You can save money and feed a lot of people if you use an inexpensive protein. And, you can always find chicken on sale and freeze it so it is ready to use on your trips. This easy recipe is filled with flavors from the really simple sauce!

Simple, Easy And Creamy Cast Iron Campfire Dutch Oven Dijon Mustard Sauce Chicken Recipe by CampingForFoodies

Easy Dutch Oven Chicken Pot Pie With Refrigerated Biscuits

Get out your Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser plate to bake this simple upper-crust chicken pot pie that is made with refrigerator biscuits. It is made even easier with veggies that are already chopped for you because it calls for defrosted mixed veggies.

Campfire Dutch Oven Chicken Pot Pie by CampingForFoodies features a blue camping plate filled with a big helping of chicken pot pie dinner in front of a cast iron camp Dutch oven with a serving spoon and a fluffy biscuit upper-crust chicken pot pie with carrots, peas, green beans and corn with text over the image that reads chicken pot pie.

Dutch Oven Lemon Chicken

Get out your Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser plate to roast this easy and healthy recipe on your stovetop. Chicken thighs become really flavorful after you combine them with petite potatoes, garlic, onion, fresh rosemary and lemon. This recipe creates its own smooth pan sauce too!

Dutch Oven Lemon Chicken by CampingForFoodies features a black cast iron Dutch oven filled with golden brown, crispy chicken thighs on top of a bed of tender petite potatoes, lemon slices and fresh rosemary sprigs in a smooth pan sauce. The pot is sitting on the ground, dinner is ready to be served at the campsite.
Dutch Oven Lemon Chicken by CampingForFoodies

Beef

Beef, Broccoli & Carrot Camping Stir Fry

This beef is full of flavor because of the simple homemade marinade. Then a quick stir-fry with some broccoli, carrots and onions will have this healthy meal on your table in a flash.

Beef Broccoli And Carrot Camping Stir Fry by CampingForFoodies features a plate full of food sitting on a picnic table at a campsite, ready to be served for dinner. The beef, broccoli and carrot stir fry is sitting on a bed of brown rice and topped with sesame seeds. In the background is a beautiful forest under a pretty blue sky on a sunny day.
Beef Broccoli And Carrot Camping Stir Fry by CampingForFoodies

Big Mac Sloppy Joes

This homemade twist on a fast-food classic is yummy, fun and quick to make! Sloppy joes never tasted so good! The Big Mac copycat secret sauce and the double-decker sandwiches are the reason hungry campers LOVE this sandwich.

Big Mac Sloppy Joes by CampingForFoodies features a double decker sandwich on a sesame seeded bun filled with sloppy joe meat and a copycat version of McDonald’s secret sauce, American cheese, pickles and shredded lettuce. The meal is ready to be served for dinner at the campsite. A cast iron Dutch oven and propane fuel canister on a camp stove are in the background.
Big Mac Sloppy Joes by CampingForFoodies

Dutch Oven Beef Sandwiches

Hearty sandwiches make great dinners when camping in the summer. These beef sandwiches use only 3 basic ingredients and require NO prepping. So, why do they taste amazing? The low and slow cooking and tasty simmering juice that is tangy with a touch of mild heat.

Dutch Oven Beef Sandwiches by CampingForFoodies features a shredded beef sandwich on a hoagie roll topped with mildly spicy green peppers on a blue camping plate alongside a serving of coleslaw and dill pickles ready to be served and setting in front of a black cast iron camp Dutch oven with text over the image that reads Beef Sandwiches.

Dutch Oven Steak

You don’t have to break the bank when you want to serve steak for dinner. This simple recipe uses an inexpensive but tough cut of meat to create a hearty meal. Flank steak strips are flavorful and fork-tender after marinating in this simple recipe. The fingerling potatoes make this dinner feel a little fancy too!

Dutch Oven Steak Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a cast iron camp Dutch oven filled with steak and white and purple fingerling potatoes topped with fresh parsley ready to be served at the campsite with text over the image that reads Dutch oven steak and potatoes.

Dutch Oven Camping Tacos

We call these “10 minute tacos” but we have them down to a science because we make them all the time. You might need 20 minutes to get these Dutch oven tacos on your table when you first start making them. LOL

Dutch Oven Camping Tacos by CampingForFoodies features a blue camping plate filled with ground beef hamburger tacos in hard shells topped with shredded cheddar cheese, cilantro, onions, tomatoes, guacamole and sour cream with a background of a forest with green trees and a campfire wood pile and text over the image that reads Dutch oven camping tacos.

Pastrami Reuben Sandwich Camp Recipe

Our family loves eating grilled sandwiches for a big lunch or a speedy, quick dinner. This sandwich is one of those camp stove recipes easy enough to have your meal on the table in minutes! And, because it is individual servings, it makes perfect camping meals for two.

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Asian Beef And Broccoli Camping Dutch Oven Recipe

This recipe one of my prep-ahead and freeze … then … just dump and cook at the campsite meals! You’ll have this flavor-packed dinner on your camp table in under 30 minutes!

Asian Beef And Broccoli Camping Dutch Oven Recipe by CampingForFoodies

French Dip Beef Sandwiches Dutch Oven Campfire Recipe

My husband is a beef-eating kind of guy and he LOVES this French Dip that simmers in a Dutch oven on a camp stove top or over the flames of a campfire. The onion powder, ground mustard and garlic provide a ton of flavor to the canned beef broth in this recipe.

French Dip Beef Sandwiches Dutch Oven Campfire Recipe by CampingForFoodies

Campfire Stew Dutch Oven Camping Recipe

This is the BEST campfire stew … of all time! It is hearty, filling and easy … and … it can be made over a campfire or using a stove. A bit of bacon adds flavor to this fork-tender beef stew. The potatoes and carrots are cooked with the meat making a fantastic one-pot meal.

Campfire Stew Dutch Oven Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies

Pork

Dutch Oven Pork Chops And Rice

This simple one-pot dinner cooks the meat, rice and veggies together. The mild Italian flavors come from a bit of onion, garlic, oregano, bell pepper and tomatoes.

Pork Chops And Rice Dutch Oven Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a black cast iron Dutch oven filled with a meal ready to be served at the campsite alongside a blue camp plate topped with a single serving that includes a bed of rice mixed with onions, green pepper strips and tomatoes topped with a pork chop with text over the image that reads pork chops and rice.

Camping Dutch Oven BBQ Ribs Recipe

These are finger-lickin’ good ribs! This recipe almost makes the meat fall off the bone because the ribs simmer in BBQ sauce for about 6 hours. So, you can keep them cooking over a low campfire, with charcoal briquettes or using your RV or camp stove. Whichever cooking appliance you choose, make sure you have enough fuel to finish the cooking process!

Camping Dutch Oven BBQ Ribs Can Be Cooked With Charcoal Briquettes Or Over A Campfire

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Grilled Flatbread With Prosciutto, Charred Tomatoes, Fresh Mozzarella And Basil

The freshness of the ingredients in this meal make it AMAZING! I have made this flatbread with a charcoal grill as well as using a camp stove and a cast iron grill pan.

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Dutch Oven Sausage

You can have this meal prepped in 5 minutes creating a yummy one pot camp dinner that can be cooked on you camp stove or over a campfire! You’ll start with beer brat sausages, potatoes, onion, garlic and bell pepper then cook everything in a canned beef broth. It’s quick, simple and satisfying.

Dutch Oven Sausage Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a one pot camping meal that is ready to be served at the campsite and includes browned beer brats over onions, peppers and potatoes in a delicious beef broth with text over the image that reads Dutch oven sausage camping recipe.

Dutch Oven Pork Chops Campfire Recipe

Do you like meals that have a slightly sweet and salty flavor profile? If you answered, yes, you’ve gotta try these Dutch oven pork chops! You can make this incredibly tasty meal on a camp stove, RV stove or campfire.

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Meat Combinations

Dutch Oven Meatloaf

Ground beef and pork are the winning combination that provide a juicy and zesty meatloaf dinner. It gets even better when topped with strips of bacon and a simple homemade glaze! You’ll need a Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser plate to make this amazing meat loaf on your camp stove.

Meatloaf In Dutch Oven by CampingForFoodies features a glazed and bacon-topped meatloaf set inside a black cast iron Dutch oven that is lined with parchment paper, the dinner meal is ready to be served at the campsite with text over the image that reads Dutch Oven Meatloaf.

Dutch Oven Cowboy Stew

You won’t be hungry after enjoying a big bowl of this hearty stew! Ground beef, andouille sausage and a few strips of bacon are the foundation for this filling meal. Add some potatoes and canned veggies including diced tomatoes, green beans, corn, green chilies and pinto beans for a satisfying dinner.

Cowboy Stew Camping Dutch Oven Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a black cast iron camp Dutch oven sitting on the ground of a forest and filled with a meal of cowboy stew. A blue camping bowl sitting in front of the Dutch oven pot is filled with an individual portion of the stew ready to be served at the campsite. The stew contains ground beef, andouille sausage, potatoes and canned corn, tomatoes, green beans and green chilies with text over the image that reads cowboy stew Dutch oven camping recipe.

Campfire Dutch Oven Chili Recipe

If you want to try a real crowd-pleasing campfire chili recipe this is it! This can be made in a Dutch oven over a campfire or on an RV or camp stove. You’ll appreciate the flavor that comes from using ground beef and ground Italian sausage.

Dutch Oven Campfire Chili - Camping For Foodies .com

Dutch Oven Chili: Secret Family Recipe Revealed

After years of begging my brother-in-law for his chili recipe, he finally shared his family secrets! He starts with a homemade spice blend, adds ground beef, Italian sausage and a touch of beer … simmers this pot of goodness for at least 2 hours and serves us chili we can’t stop eating!

Dutch Oven Chili by CampingForFoodies features a blue camp bowl filled with Dutch oven beef chili topped with freshly made cornbread sitting in front of two camp Dutch ovens, one filled with campfire chili and the other filled with jalapeno cornbread with a slice removed and text over the image that reads Dutch oven chili.

Dutch Oven Jambalaya

Every member of your family will enjoy this not-too-spicy jambalaya that features chicken, sausage and shrimp in a thick tomato sauce … all served over a bed of fluffy rice. It is simple to make all of it at the campsite but if you want to make it even easier, most of this recipe can be prepped-ahead at home.

Dutch Oven Jambalaya by CampingForFoodies features a cast iron camping Dutch oven filled with chicken, sausage and shrimp jambalaya alongside a pot of white rice in the background and a cast iron lid resting against a camping fire ring with text over the image that reads Dutch Oven Jambalaya.

Soups, Sides & Snacks

Hot Italian Sausage Soup Campfire Recipe

On cold-weather camp trips, there is nothing better than a rich and hearty soup for dinner! Serve this hot Italian sausage soup with a nice loaf of warmed crusty bread and you have a yummy dinner.

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Dutch Oven Mac And Cheese Camping Recipe

This easy comfort food is made with processed cheeses to keep it simple and reduce the cold food storage space required for your ingredients. Bake it on your propane camp stove with a Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser plate!

Mac And Cheese Dutch Oven Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a cast iron camp Dutch oven pot filled with creamy macaroni and cheese topped with a golden brown crumb topping ready to be served at the campsite with a campfire roaring in the background with text over the image that reads Mac And Cheese Dutch Oven Camping Recipe.

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Orange Scented Cranberry Sauce

You won’t believe how much flavor comes out of 4 simple ingredients! This is one of our must-have side dishes when we serve our camping Thanksgiving dinner with turkey and all the trimmings!

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Camping Nachos

These nachos are so easy, fast and totally flavorful! The best way to make them on your camp stove is to create convection heat with a Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser. They can also be made as one of our easy campfire recipes.

Camping Nachos Dutch Oven Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies is an image of campfire nachos cast iron Dutch oven pot with loaded nachos topped with melted cheese, fire roasted tomatoes, sour cream, black olives and cilantro. The Dutch oven is set on the stump of a log at a campsite on a bright sunny day.

Rosemary Spiced Nuts Camping Snacks Recipe

You won’t believe how easy and delicious these rosemary spiced nuts are … the only problem … you can’t stop eating them! You start with a party nut mix and spice them up with some butter, brown sugar, spices and fresh rosemary. YUMMY!

Rosemary Spiced Nuts Camping Snacks Recipe by CampingForFoodies

Potato Salad With Bacon And Chives Make Ahead Camping Recipe

You might wonder why I have this make-ahead potato salad recipe on a list of camp stove recipes. Well, this recipe is best after it sits for a day or two because once those flavors merry … BAM … this potato salad is ridiculously tasty! So, it is the perfect candidate for make ahead camping recipes!

But, you can just as easily make this side dish on your propane camp stove and my post will give you some tips to make it simple!

Potato Salad With Bacon And Chives Make Ahead Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies

Desserts

Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Balls

These peanut butter balls are a yummy sweet treat! They use non-perishable ingredients right from your pantry! The combination of peanut butter and marshmallow fluff create a quick and easy base for these chocolate dipped cookie balls.

Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Balls Camping Recipe With Food Requiring No Refrigeration by CampingForFoodies

Baked Goods On A Camp Stove

Many desserts are baked in an oven with heat that is circulated around the bottom, up the sides and over the top.

If you are using a camp Dutch oven to bake your desserts on top of your camp stove, you will need a Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser plate to properly circulate the air above and below the oven.

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Dutch Oven Carrot Cake

You actually can make a from-scratch carrot cake at your campsite! This cake is so moist and has a yummy cream cheese frosting. The shredded carrots and raisins add moisture while the pecans add texture to this cake that only takes 15 minutes to prep and 40 minutes to bake.

Camping Dessert Dutch Oven Carrot Cake by CampingForFoodies features a moist carrot cake with raisins and nuts topped with a thick cream cheese frosting as a cut slice is being lifted from the cake and ready to be served at the campsite with text over the image that reads Camping Dessert Dutch Oven Carrot Cake.features a moist carrot cake with raisins and nuts topped with a thick cream cheese frosting as a cut slice is being lifted from the cake and ready to be served at the campsite with text over the image that reads Camping Dessert Dutch Oven Carrot Cake.

Dutch Oven Blueberry Cobbler

Cobbler is so simple and yummy! This easy recipe uses fresh blueberries and can be baked with your camp stove, Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser plate. The secret ingredient that makes this dessert so good is orange juice!

Easy Cast Iron Dutch Oven Blueberry Cobbler by CampingForFoodies features a camp cooking scene with a campfire blazing in the background and sitting on the ground in front of the campfire ring is a blueberry cobbler that is baked and ready to serve from a cast iron Dutch oven with text over the image that reads blueberry cobbler.

Camping Smores Dutch Oven Brownies

Baking usually happens with a Dutch oven using campfire coals or charcoal briquettes but you can also bake on your propane stove if you have a Dutch oven dome and heat diffuser plate! These FANTASTIC brownies start with a boxed brownie mix and are made into a s’mores flavored treat by adding broken-up graham crackers and mini marshmallows.

Smores Brownies Dutch Oven Camping Recipe by CampingForFoodies features a Dutch oven filled with baked brownies that are topped with graham cracker and marshmallow toppings and a Dutch oven lid in the background with spent charcoal setting on top and text over the image that reads camping Dutch oven smores brownies.

Sauce Recipes Made On Your Camp Stove

Kansas City Style Homemade Old Fashioned Molasses BBQ Sauce

You can make fast and easy barbeque recipes on your camp stove. Use a grill pan to cook your favorite meat … beef, pork and chicken all work well … as long as the cut is not too thick. Then, slather it with a sweet and tangy BBQ sauce like this Kansas City style homemade molasses bar-b-q sauce recipe. Get more homemade BBQ sauce recipes including mustard flavored, Sriracha flavored and more.

Old Fashioned Homemade Molasses BBQ Sauce by CampingForFoodies features a mason jar filled with barbeque sauce sitting on a wood log stump in front of a portable smoker at a desert campsite with a cactus in the background under a bright blue sky with text over the image that reads homemade molasses BBQ sauce.

Beverages

Campfire Hot Cocoa

Even in the middle of summer, this campfire hot cocoa is a real treat! You make the mix ahead of time and just use individual servings as you need them. Simply heat the milk over your stove or campfire then stir with some cocoa mix in a mug … sit back, sip and enjoy!

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Your Propane Tank Is Empty, Now What?

After doing all of that camp stove cooking, you’ll eventually run your propane tank dry!

These tips will help you decide what to do with empty 1lb propane bottles after your trip!

What to do with small propane tanks when disposing propane bottles by CampingForFoodies

More Camp Meal Ideas

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