Delicious Camping Food Ideas and Recipes For Your Next Trip

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If you find yourself off the grid, either by choice or by circumstance, you’ll need to cook meals without the usual conveniences found in the home. The easiest solution can be to open a can and heat something over a fire. But that can get old when you have a family to feed. Today I’ll share with some quick and easy camping food ideas and recipes that can break up the monotony of low-tech cooking.

Kettle full of mushrooms cooking on a campfire

Favorite Camping Recipes Books

It’s a good idea to dream about and plan your camping meals. Try them at home, in the backyard first, so when you’re out there, you can enjoy your camping trip. And if you’re in a SHTF situation, you’ll already have experience. Here are a few camping recipe cookbooks to get you started.

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Easy Camping Food Ideas And Recipes For Your Next Trip

Make camping more enjoyable by preparing absolutely delicious camping food that's quick and easy.

How To Cook With A Thermos & A Few Recipes

I never knew you could cook with a thermos. I found a great thermos cooking website that shows us how and gives us some great recipes. This information could be a great survival tool and a great frugal way to cook. I think this would be a great way to cook if you were camping and definitely a great backup way to cook if SHTF.

It’s Efficient – A thermos is the most fuel-efficient way to cook. Period. It’s Easy – You don’t have to stand over the stove stirring food all day. It’s Healthy – Cook healthy whole grains without the time and trouble.

Check out the video below: cooking beef and rice in a thermos. If you like it please share with your friends, I have been prepping for years and have only just realized you could cook this way.

I hope my list of camping food ideas was helpful and got you excited about trying some new camping recipes on your next outdoor trip.

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Bonus: Root Cellar That Can Be Used as a Bunker

If you can't afford the box culvert option you can look into is building a backyard root cellar that can be used as a bunker.

If you want to learn how to build a backyard bunker like your grandparents had, without breaking the bank, then check out Easy Cellar.

Easy Cellar will show you:

  • How to choose the ideal site
  • Cost-effective building methods
  • How to protect your bunker from nuclear blast and fallout
  • How to conceal your bunker
  • Affordable basic life support options

Easy Cellar will also show you how a veteran, with only $421, built a small nuclear bunker in his backyard.

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