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Camping Meals & Campfire Delights

Healthy Camping Meals

To go along with our National Camping Month safety tips, we also featured some healthy camping meals you can make on the campfire.

First up were easy Breakfast Burritos that you can just throw in the fire.

Lumberjack Breakfast combines your favorite breakfast fixings in one packet.

Lumberjack Breakfast
Image and Recipe via Echoes of Laughter

 

These Campfire Tex Mex White Bean and Chicken Foil Packets are a breeze to make.

This BBQ Party Pack is the perfect side dish or vegetarian meal while camping.

Hobo Dinners are foil packets of meat, potatoes, and veggies perfect for camping.

Image and Recipe via Brittany’s Pantry

 

Foil Wrapped Salmon with Herbs and Lemon is great made with fresh fish.

Foil Wrapped Salmon with Herbs and Lemon
Image via Roadtrippers

 

Reheat this Whole Wheat Pasta with Goat Cheese & Tomatoes in Foil over the fire.

Whole Wheat Pasta with Goat Cheese & Tomatoes in Foil
Images and Recipes via Cookin’ Canuck
Prepare for Camping Safety

Camping Safety

It’s National Camping Month, so we had some camping safety tips to keep you safe on your big trips this summer.

Make sure you get vaccinated before your next camping trip to protect against diseases.

When you’re packing to camp, make sure you separate raw and cooked food in waterproof containers and keep them in a cooler.

Packing Smart

 

Put together a camping first aid kit with this list from the American Red Cross.

Be Prepared

 

These tips can help you set up your tent safely.

10 Tent Tips for Happy Camping
Image via Brandon Gaille

 

Avoid carbon monoxide poisoning by never using fuel-burning equipment in an enclosed shelter and don’t set up your tent too close to the campfire.

Cooking Smart When Camping

 

Protect yourself from poisonous plants while hiking.

How to Prevent Contact with Poisonous Plants
Image via Fix

 

Use insect repellent with DEET to fight mosquitos and ticks to avoid bites and some diseases.

Protect Yourself While Camping