19+ Hobo Dinners and Best Camping Meals
It’s summer time which, for a lot of people, means camping season! Hobo meals make the perfect camping dinners because they are SO easy! Ranging from breakfast to dinner, and even dessert, check them all out.
You don’t even need to go camping (or glamping) to try them out. They can all be prepared in the comfort of your backyard!
Easy meals to cook while camping are essential! These hobo dinner ideas and other camping recipes are the best camping meals out there!
What is a hobo dinner?
Hobo meals are just another name for foil pack meals. Some sort of protein (usually chicken or steak) is wrapped up in a piece of foil along with vegetables and seasoning.
The whole pack is cooked right in the oven or over a fire for a meal that has minimal clean up. Perfect for camping!
Cast iron skillet meals are also a good choice for camping classics or anything you can make ahead!
Breakfast Hobo Meals and Camping Recipes
This Camping Oatmeal recipe is great because it’s healthy, balanced, portable and non-perishable. It’s basically the perfect camping recipe.
Grilled Avocado and Eggs
Fresh avocados grilled to perfection and filled with a protein-packed egg. This energizing grilled breakfast will fill you with energy to take on the day while camping.
Dinner Hobo Meals and Camping Recipes
BBQ Sweet Potato and Chicken Packets
This BBQ Chicken Hobo Dinner is a great dinner option for families on the go. These chicken foil packets are packed full of flavor for a weeknight meal!
Franks and Beans
This Franks and Beans recipe is made with real beef hot dogs and less sugar than the canned version. Perfect as a quick and easy lunch or a classic camping food!
Campfire Stew is a hearty, flavorful and meaty stew that can be easily made on a campfire or in an Instant Pot, slow cooker, or oven!
This Campfire Dutch Oven Recipe is a Vegetarian Dutch Oven Lasagna! It’s cooked in a cast iron Dutch oven over a fire, and is perfect for camping and campfire dinners at home.
These Campfire Potatoes are a classic summertime side dish that pairs great with all types of meat. The perfect hobo meal for camping!
Hot Mess Skillet
This Hot Mess Skillet is full of browned kielbasa sausage with fresh vegetables and seasonings. It’s the perfect mixture of all of your favorites, made right over the open fire!
Cheesy Chicken Hobo Packs
Cheesy Chicken Hobo Packs – stuffing, chicken, broccoli, bacon, and cheese all layered and cooked in foil packets. Easiest camping dinner ever!
Cowboy Homemade Baked Beans
Cowboy Homemade Baked Beans are smoky, spicy and sweet. The perfect side dish recipe for BBQ, potlucks and parties. An easy baked bean recipe with loads of flavor!
This Camping Curry with Quinoa is made right over the campfire. A flavorful dish that is easy, too!
Dutch Oven Stuffed Peppers
One of your favorite comfort foods made right over the open flame with these Dutch Oven Stuffed Peppers!
How to Boil Hot Dogs
Boiling hot dogs is a fun and simple way to make a delicious meal for the family without having to fire up the grill. You won’t believe how flavorful they are!
Snacks and Dessert Hobo Meals and Camping Recipes
Monster Trail Mix
Monster Trail Mix is an easy trail mix of nuts, M&Ms, raisins and chips. The perfect snack for camping, hiking or an afternoon by the pool. Make a large batch and snack for days!
Grilled Peach Crisp
Grilled Peach Crisp is a deliciously simple hobo meal that can be grilled on the barbecue or cooked over the coals of a campfire!
Raspberry Nutella Pizza
Dessert is made on the grill with this Strawberry Nutella Pizza! It makes the perfect dessert for camping!
S’Mores Trail Mix
S’mores Trail Mix uses just 5 ingredient to make a sweet, salty and crunchy snack that is perfect for on-the-go and anytime of day!
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