Outdoor Cooking

News & Tips: How to Pack Any Cooler to Keep Your Food Colder Longer (video)...

How to Pack Any Cooler to Keep Your Food Colder Longer (video)

March 1, 2019
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…
Two campers preparing breakfast food at a campsite over a fire

How To Build Your Perfect Camp Kitchen (infographic)

November 29, 2018
In camping, just as in life, food is one of the basic necessities – you know – food, shelter, clothing. But also in camping as in life, to what level we take the basic needs is pretty much up to us.…
Food in a pie iron, after being cooked

6 Proven Pie Iron Recipes to Up Your Pudgie Pie Cooking Game (video)

November 1, 2018
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

3 Delicious Camping-Friendly Apple Recipes

August 29, 2018
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)

Mountain Man Cooking Recipes (video)

August 17, 2018
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…
News & Tips: Take These Great S’mores Recipes to Camp This Summer...

Take These Great S’mores Recipes to Camp This Summer

July 13, 2018
What are the things that make family camping … well … camping for your family? We can all agree that a campfire is essential and lives on top of the list. Number two has to be toasting marshmallows…
News & Tips: Add Delicious Smoke Flavor to Your Camp Cooking (video)...

Add Delicious Smoke Flavor to Your Camp Cooking (video)

April 27, 2018
Part of what makes food cooked outdoors so especially delicious is the “smoke flavor” it takes on from cooking over a wood or charcoal fire. But to really absorb smoke, usually takes time – much…
News & Tips: Great Big Guide to Punkin Stuffin Recipe...

Great Big Guide to Punkin Stuffin Recipe

October 24, 2017
You’ve heard of the tur-duc-ken? The Punkin’ Stuffin’ ups this outdoor holiday cooking tradition to an entirely new level! Why just go with four layers in a tur-duc-ken recipe when you can have EIGHT…
Seasoning and care of cast iron

How to Care and Season Cast Iron Cookware (video)

August 31, 2017
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

The Most Insanely Delicious S’mores Recipes You’ve Never Heard Of

June 29, 2017
S’mores are a camping and backyard cooking staple. Combining graham crackers, milk chocolate bars, and creamy gooey toasted marshmallows … what’s not too like? But what if you could make s’mores…
News & Tips: 5 Fantastic Family-Fun Games & Activities for Your Next Camping Trip (video)...

5 Fantastic Family-Fun Games & Activities for Your Next Camping Trip (video)

May 25, 2017
It has actually happened. You managed to navigate all the baseball games, soccer practices, dance lessons, gymnastics workouts, last minute work schedules, and volunteer commitments. The family is…
Instructions to build a Campfire Rocket Stove

Build Your Own Rocket Stove From Cement Blocks (video)

May 18, 2017
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…