25 Camping Essentials for Food Lovers
Whether you're going backyard camping or camping in the woods, make sure you have everything you need for eating and sleeping well while doing it.
Whether you're camping in the backyard or headed out to the woods for some more serious hikes, you'll need the right gear. Use this packing list to make sure you have all the essential, most-affordable tools. You'll need essentials like a tent, sleeping bag and marshmallow sticks no matter where you're camping. And if you're heading out for a bigger camping trip, tools like a camping stove, cast iron skillets and LED-lit tools make cooking in the woods that much easier. Here are the list of essentials you'll want to enjoy the great outdoors no matter how far away from home you choose to go.
Whether you're camping in the woods or simply in your backyard, a weather-proof tent is a must-have. This tent has plenty of storage and enhanced ventilation. For backyard campers, there's even an easy-access point for an extension cord to reach your tent for charging your phones or radio.
Not all campsites come with a picnic table. This lightweight folding table allows you to bring your own workspace for cooking, cleaning and dining. The adjustable height makes it great for preparing a meal while standing or sitting down to eat with a group.
Instead of lugging your expensive Weber gas grill into the wilderness, opt for a folding campfire grill. The culinary options are limitless— just place your pans on top of this grill and cook up a storm.
For anyone not interesting in grilling over the campfire, a portable grill is ideal. This portable model from Coleman also comes in handy for tailgating come fall.