Taking the right camping cooking supplies with you when you go camping makes it easier to prepare all of your meals. Depending on what kind of camping you are doing, whether it be backpacking, tent camping or RV camping it is important to make sure that you have all the camping cooking supplies that you are going to need.
For the avid Backpacker, you want to ensure that your camping cooking supplies are light in weight.
Listed below are items recommended:
- Single Burner Stove
- Waterproof matches/lighter
- Fire starter sticks
- Mess Kit (one or two people)
- Small Coffee Pot/Filters
- Cooking Utensils (spatula, knife)
- Eating Utensils (fork, spoon, knife)
- Aluminum Foil
- Water Bottle
- Water Tablets
- Pot holders
- Can Opener
For tent camping (which we like to do most) you can store most of your camping cooking supplies in storage tubs. This makes it easier to transport your supplies and store them after your camping trip is over. Having the right camping cooking supplies, you can cook anything that you prepare at home. You probably have most of the supplies that you are going to need in your kitchen. Listed below are the basic camping cooking supplies that you will need.
- Camping Stove with fuel
- Fire Pit
- Camping Oven
- Charcoal & Lighter Fluid
- Long Butane Lighter
- Fire Starter Sticks
Folding Tables (for stove and BBQ)
Pots and Pans (non-stick is best)
Coffee Pot with filters
Cooking utensils (Spatulas, Spoons, Knifes, etc.)
Ziploc bags or plastic containers
Oven Mitt or Glove
Seasonings and Condiments
Rope or string
Ice or Ice substitute
Plates (paper and plastic)
Cups (paper and plastic)
Bowls (paper and plastic)
If you enjoy camping in an RV you already have your built in kitchen, but you still need to make sure that you have all of your camping cooking supplies. You can use the above list to make sure that you have everything that you are going to need. One of the nice things about RV camping is that you can stalk up your cabinets with extra items that you have in your kitchen at home.
If you are camping with family and friends and want to impress them with your outdoor cooking abilities and you have the right camping food supplies, you can really wow them.