top of page
  • Writer's pictureMary Van Meter

Campfire Culinary Adventures: A Guide to Delicious Cabin Cooking

As the sun sets over the serene landscapes surrounding, there's no better way to wrap up a day of outdoor adventures than with a cozy campfire gathering.

While the cabins provide a comfortable retreat, the allure of cooking over an open flame adds a touch of rustic charm to your vacation. Today, we'll explore a variety of mouthwatering dishes that are perfect for whipping up on the campfire, making your stay at even more memorable.

  1. Classic Campfire Skewers: Kick off your culinary adventure with classic campfire skewers. Load them up with marinated chunks of chicken, colorful bell peppers, onions, and cherry tomatoes. The flames impart a smoky flavor, creating a delicious harmony of tastes. Don't forget to pack some marshmallows for a sweet finish!

  2. Foil Packet Delights: Foil packets are a campfire chef's secret weapon. Create personalized packets with seasoned chicken or fish, an assortment of veggies, and a drizzle of olive oil. Seal them tightly and toss them onto the hot coals. The result? Juicy, perfectly cooked meals that require minimal cleanup.

  3. Dutch Oven Masterpieces: Unleash the potential of your Dutch oven by preparing hearty one-pot wonders. From savory stews to flavorful chili, the cast iron beauty can handle it all. Just place it over the campfire's embers and let the magic happen. The slow cooking process ensures that every ingredient melds together for a mouthwatering experience.

  4. Grilled Pizza Perfection: Why settle for ordinary when you can have extraordinary? Grilled pizza over a campfire is a game-changer. Bring along pre-made pizza dough, your favorite toppings, and a sprinkle of cheese. Grill each side until the crust is golden and the cheese is gooey. It's a pizza party in the great outdoors!

  5. Campfire Corn on the Cob: Enhance your cabin dining experience with the simplicity of campfire corn on the cob. Soak the corn in water, leave the husks on, and place them directly on the embers. The result is smoky, tender corn that pairs perfectly with a slather of butter and a sprinkle of salt.

  6. S'mores Variations: No campfire experience is complete without the quintessential s'mores. Take it up a notch by experimenting with different chocolate varieties, flavored marshmallows, and unique cookies. The combinations are endless, ensuring that each bite is a delightful surprise.

Elevate your cabin stay at by embracing the culinary possibilities of the campfire. From skewers to foil packets, Dutch oven masterpieces to grilled pizza, and classic s'mores variations, there's a world of flavors waiting for you. Gather around the fire, share stories, and savor these delicious campfire creations that will undoubtedly become cherished memories of your getaway in the heart of nature. Happy cooking!

22 views0 comments


bottom of page