7 Easy Camping Meals for the Whole Family

7 Easy Camping Meals for the Whole Family

Campfires. S’mores. Stargazing. Sleeping bags. Nothing beats a family camping trip for summertime fun. Though it takes some planning and packing to get ready for the great outdoors, once you get the perfect fire built and sit down for a luscious meal with your favorite people, it’s all worth it.

To help keep your summer adventures extra delicious, our farmers’ have created some scrumptious new camping recipes, from make ahead dishes like Breakfast Burritos, to no cook meals and snacks, to mouthwatering Tomato & Cheddar Sliders cooked right at on the grill or campfire. They’re easy to prepare and all feature the bold, mouthwatering bite of the World’s Best Cheddar, which is about to become your camping trip’s secret weapon. Move over, marshmallows!
1. Cheesy Tater Tot Bacon & Egg Burritos
These cheesy breakfast burritos are perfect for any time you’re on-the-go and need a hearty, handheld breakfast. They are a great make-ahead meal to stick in your cooler for your next camping trip.
Breakfast Burritos
2. Ranch Hand Dip
Full of protein and easy to make ahead, stick this zesty dip in your cooler then pull it out around the campfire for a satisfying snack.
Ranch Hand Dip
3. Summer Cheese Board
Our fresh, Summer Cheese Board comes together quickly with our Cracker Cuts and is the perfect elevated camping spread with no cooking required.
Summer Cheese Board
4. Spicy Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes with Bacon & Cheddar

Using the sweet potato jacket to hold the flavorful filling makes these twice baked potatoes incredibly portable. Perfect for backyard dinners, or make-ahead for your camping adventures.

Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes
5. Tomato & Cheddar Sliders

Look for tomatoes that are the same width as your buns to get that perfect juicy bite. If you like a warm sandwich, these can also be made into an open-faced cheddar melt in the toaster oven or over a campfire.

Tomato Cheddar Sliders
6. Camp Stove Skillet Enchiladas

This one-skillet wonder comes together easily on a portable camp stove. Made with zesty enchilada sauce, black beans, and our farmers’ Vermont Sharp Shredded Cheese, this recipe adds a Southwestern touch to an easy camp dinner. 

Camp Stove Skillet Enchiladas

7. Stuffed Ham, Pickle and Cheese Grilled Pitas

Heat up the grill or cast iron pan over the campfire for another easy camping meal. These grilled pita pockets filled with gooey, cheesy deliciousness are easy to assemble and make a great lunch or dinner around the fire.

Stuffed Ham, Pickles and Cheese Grilled Pita Pockets

To make your meal planning and snacking even more convenient, our farmers’ Sliced Cheeses, easy-to-sprinkle Shreds, and pre-sliced Cracker Cuts make easy camping meals with Cabot a breeze. And don’t forget to bring along plenty of our Snack Sticks, which put the world’s best cheeses in a grab-and-go size you can enjoy anywhere, whether you’re chatting around the fire, paddling around the lake, or enjoying a hike. 

Wondering how to plan and pack for your upcoming camping trip? We’ve put together a list of 7 ways to pack like a pro so that you have everything you need and arrive at your camp site in style.  

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