Outdoor Cooking

Family at camp cooking over a campfire
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A Guide to Campfire Cooking Basics (video)

In this how-to guide, the theme is on the basics of camp cooking and the equipment and supplies you will need to make great meals over the campfire as a family. How You Can Have the Perfect Camp…
Easy, delicious beef & venison jerky recipes, plus tips on what makes the best jerky
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Tips and Recipes for Making the Best Beef and Venison Jerky Ever

Looking for Ways to Make Easy, Delicious Beef and Venison Jerky? The number of American camping trips fueled by venison or beef jerky is lost to history. Going all the way back to the earliest…
News & Tips: 6 Crazy Delicious Hot Dog Recipes Camping Kids LOVE...
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6 Crazy Delicious Hot Dog Recipes Camping Kids LOVE

Ketchup and mustard? Come on… you can do better than that. Have you had enough plain old hotdogs at the campsite? Step it up with one of these crazy delicious hot dog recipes! Lodge Logic Cast Iron…
News & Tips: How to Pack Any Cooler to Keep Your Food Colder Longer (video)...
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How to Pack Any Cooler to Keep Your Food Colder Longer (video)

9 Best Ways to Keep Your Food Cold Longer in a Cooler Whether you’re willing to spend hundreds of dollars on a roto-molded cooler or your budget is more in line with a traditional double-walled…
News & Tips: The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Hunting Morel Mushrooms (video)...
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The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Hunting Morel Mushrooms (video)

How You Can Find Morel Mushrooms this Spring! If you’re a spring turkey hunter, particularly in the Midwest, you’ve probably run across other hunters in the woods who are definitely not turkey…
Food in a pie iron, after being cooked
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6 Proven Pie Iron Recipes to Up Your Pudgie Pie Cooking Game (video)

Cooking pudgy pies with a pie iron over an open fire is usually thought of as something to keep the kiddies occupied during a camping trip. They turn out grilled cheese sandwiches, toasted PB & J…
Camping recipes with apples
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3 Delicious Camping-Friendly Apple Recipes

Come early autumn each year, one of the most popular family outdoor activities is picking apples. Orchards hold festivals that include hay rides, bonfires, entertainment, tastings, and … of course ……
News & Tips: Mountain Man Cooking Recipes (video)
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Mountain Man Cooking Recipes (video)

Let’s just admit it. Any time you go camping, you feel like a mountain man. It doesn’t matter whether you're hunting in the wilderness or you’ve packed into a remote camp somewhere on the Snake River…
Seasoning and care of cast iron
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How to Care and Season Cast Iron Cookware (video)

If you’re a serious camper – short of somebody who carries camp on his or her own back – chances are you probably look at a cast iron skillet and Dutch oven as core to your camping gear. Cast iron is…
Insanely Delicious Smores Recipes
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The Most Insanely Delicious S’mores Recipes You’ve Never Heard Of

S’mores are a camping and patio backyard outdoor cooking staple. Combining graham crackers, milk chocolate bars, and creamy gooey toasted marshmallows … what’s not too like? But what if you could…
Instructions to build a Campfire Rocket Stove
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Build Your Own Rocket Stove From Cement Blocks (video)

So, do you know what a rocket stove is? Whether homemade or commercially designed and manufactured, a camping or outdoor rocket stove burns a small amount of small pieces of wood to create and…
News & Tips: Pie Irons - Camping Family's Favorite Cooking Tool Plus Easy Recipes (video)...
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Pie Irons - Camping Family's Favorite Cooking Tool Plus Easy Recipes (video)

Campsite cooking should involve everyone. One of the best ways to accomplish that is with pie irons or a camp fire iron like the Bass Pro Shops Camp Fire Single iron . If you start with basic recipes…