Camping during the Canadian winter requires warm, comforting food. From breakfast to dinner to dessert, there are so many great meals to choose from, whether you’re cooking over the fire or inside your RV. We’ve gathered some of our favourite winter camping recipes that will take the chill out of the air.
Warm up in the morning with a great bowl of oatmeal. This homemade instant maple oatmeal packs an extra protein punch with chia seeds and tastes way better than any store bought version.
Smokey and delicious, this campsite jambalaya cooks up beautifully over the campfire or inside on the stove. Instructions are included for either cooking method.
A popular meal that is sure to please the whole family, this chili mac is easy to make and hearty. It’s just what you need after a day in the snow.
This one pot lasagna is perfect for a cold winter night. You get all the flavour and comfort of lasagna, but without all the work, making this dish great for camping.
Campfire beans are the perfect side dish. Sure, you could buy them in a can, but these homemade ones are quick and easy and will taste so much better.
Craving homemade pizza while camping? It’s easier to make than you think! Using a cast iron skillet and your favourite toppings, this recipe can be made over the campfire or on the stove.
What’s a camping trip without a foil pack dinner? Easy to prepare ahead of time and easy to clean up after, these sausage and vegetable foil packets can be customized to suit your taste.
Dessert? Breakfast? These apple pie French toast rolls could go either way. Apple pie filling is rolled up in delicious French toast and fried until golden in a cast iron skillet.
Do you have any go-to winter camping recipes? Share them in the comments!