30 Delicious one pot camping recipes!

Camping season is upon us again and whether you’re camping with family, friends or even solo, one of the most important things to consider is what your going to eat! For most people the camp kitchen is pretty basic with usually just the one gas stove, however this don’t mean meals need to be basic too!

The following is a list of delicious one pot camping recipes that are not only easy to make they will leave you with very little washing up too, bonus! These meals include everything from easy morning breakfasts, hearty meals and tasty campfire snacks, so what you waiting for, pack up the tent and enjoy the outdoors with some delicious food to boot!

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30 Delicious one pot camping recipes:

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Chilaquiles is an easy camping breakfast – crispy tortillas simmered in a spicy tomato sauce and topped with a few eggs. It takes less than 30 minutes to make, and it’s vegetarian, too!

One pot camping recipes


This easy shakshuka recipe is loaded with flavor. Eggs poached in a slightly spicy pepper & tomato sauce, then topped with feta cheese – perfect for enjoying with a slice of crusty bread.

One pot pasta camping recipes

One Pot Pasta:

Pasta is a favorite Italian dish at home but seems a little impractical for camping. Usually pasta takes multiple dishes, burners, and ingredients to prepare. However, these recipes from Kitchn show you not one, but 5 different ways to make pasta in just a single pot!

Simple meal ideas

Chicken Burrito Bowl:

Tender chunks of chicken, homemade mexican rice, and seasoned black beans loaded with your favorite burrito bowl toppings.

Simple meal ideas for camping

Cajun Rice:

This One-Pot Cajun Rice recipe is simple, satisfying and perfect for camping and busy weeknights. It makes a tasty vegetarian and vegan meal that the whole family will love. Learn how to make homemade spicy Cajun rice with this easy skillet recipe.

One pot easy recipes

Corned Beef Hash:

Canned Corned Beef, new potatoes, onions, and eggs, with a few extra basic storecupboard ingredients thrown in, you will have a true feast for the family in no time!

One pot camping recipes

Campfire Nachos:

What better way to end the day outside than with a cold beer, warm campfire, and a big plate full of cheesy nachos?

Easy one pot camping meals

Vegan Mushroom Stroganoff:

You won’t believe how much flavour this healthy one pot recipe packs with such little time and effort.

One pot camping recipes

Easy Skillet Lasagna:

Lasagna is not something many campers think about when deciding on entrée options. But what would you say if I told you there is an easy skillet lasagna recipe that you can enjoy without an oven? That’s right, you can make lasagna over a camp stove!

One pot camping recipes

Teriyaki Chicken Bowls:

These Instant Pot Teriyaki Chicken Bowls with rice, broccoli and a 5-ingredient stir fry sauce make for a delicious meal prep idea!

One pot meals perfect for camping

Peach Cobbler:

The easy cobbler batter takes less than five minutes to stir together, the juicy peach filling will drip down your chin, and from the very first bite, you’ll realize you are happily ruined from every other dessert from now until next peach season.

One pot camping meals

Camp Fire Garlic Bread:

Basically the garlic bread equivalent of a Bloomin’ Onion, this pull-apart bread is loaded with minced garlic, parsley, and shredded cheese. When it comes to camping appetizers, it doesn’t get much better than this.

One pot camping meals

One Pot Chilli Mac:

Blending the best of both worlds, chili mac combines the smoky and spicy flavor of chili with the rich and creamy texture of mac & cheese. It’s an all-American camping classic and using this recipe, you can make it using just a single pot!

Easy one pot camping meals

Spicy Miso Ramen:

Here’s a really easy and comforting Easy One-Pot Vegan Spicy Miso Ramen with a rich and umami-packed silky broth.

Simple campsite puddings

Cinnamon Roll Casserole:

Say hello to Crock Pot Cinnamon Roll Casserole. AKA the most delicious way to eat cinnamon rolls ever. It only takes mintues to prep and cooks up crispy around the edges and gooey in the middle.

One pot easy camping recipes

Cowboy Stew:

This Cowboy Stew is camping favorite. Made with simple, easy to source ingredients, it tastes good cooked on a gas stove at home, but even better over a campfire. 

Easy camping breakfast

One Pot Breakfast:

This simple Cowboy Breakfast Skillet meal features potatoes, sausage and eggs that can be cooked scrambled and sunny side up together in a cast iron skillet over a morning campfire.

Easy camping recipes

Chicken Fajitas:

These One Pan Baked Fajitas exceed all one pan expectations because they include a full serving of vegetables as well! Everyone wins with his recipe!

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This comforting, one-pot paella dish has it all, meat, rice, veg and tons of flavour.

Simple recipes for camping

Campfire Pizza:

Keep it simple or go big with lots of veggies and meats – either way, this campfire pizza is a welcome addition to your backyard fire pit or camping trip!

One pot camping recipes


One of the best easy camping meals for family trips as one pan goes so far and even small portions are incredibly filling!

Easy camping breakfast

Banana & Blueberry Pancakes:

Fluffy with crisped edges and loaded with fruit, this Blueberry and Banana Pancakes recipe is a perfect breakfast to try out on your next camping trip. 

Simple one pot camping recipes

Chicken Curry Fried Rice:

It doesn’t get any easier and tastier than curry chicken fried rice, packed with chicken, mushrooms, peas, rice, and curry flavours. So so delicious. Plus, you can whip up this super quick and easy one pan chicken dinner in less than 10 minutes. 

Simple meal ideas

Breakfast Hash:

This recipe from Taste of Home is super easy to make with only 2 steps and can easily be done over a camp stove or campfire. Start your day on the right foot with a hearty breakfast packed with protein and flavor. 

Easy meals for camping

Hoisin Salmon Skillet:

Salmon is a great source of heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids and looks beautiful on a bed of vitamin C-rich broccoli. Topped off with colorful red pepper flakes and fresh cilantro, this bright, low-calorie meal takes under 20 minutes.

Easy camping recipes

Classic Chicken & Rice:

This one pot Chicken and Rice with Mushrooms recipe is smooth, creamy, hearty comfort food at its best. A tasty and complete meal in one pan, topped with fresh herbs and full of earthy flavor. 

Easy camping recipes

Italian Chicken:

Easy Italian Chicken Skillet is one of those easy one pot meals that you can make any night of the week. Made with chicken and vegetables, chicken skillet recipes don’t come much easier than this. It’s one of my favorite healthy chicken dinner recipes to make and it’s perfect for camping too!

One pot camping pudding

Rice Pudding:

This easy stovetop rice pudding is ready in just 5 minutes, is simple enough for the kids to throw together, and makes the perfect camping food.

Simple camping recipes

Beef Pho Ramen:

It’s camping ramen, THE PHO EDITION! Pho ramen is your standard instant beef-flavored ramen, a healthy amount of beef jerky, red onion–caramelized and stewed in the soup and served raw over the top, some greens if you’ve got them, and a generous squeeze of lime juice to finish it off.

Easy one pot camping recipes

Ham & Rice Casserole:

Ham and Rice Casserole is an easy, one pot recipe made right on your stove top!  You’ll love this savory recipe for leftover ham, or any ham you have on hand!

So there you have it, 30 delicious one pot camping recipes that the whole family will love! I hope some of these ideas have given you some delicious food inspiration for your next camping trip. If so, or if you have any other recipes to share, let me know in the comments below.


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