Cooking on a Stick
A Few New Ideas
The easiest method of cooking at camp might be cooking on a stick. No muss. No fuss. No cleanup. 🙂 So here are a few recipes and ideas:
- Marshmallows and Peeps (see below)
- Bread (see below)
- Hot dogs, sausages, and bacon
- Pop tarts – takes some skill but can be done if you have metal marshmallow forks
- Cinnamon apples
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Related Resources for Cooking on a Stick
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Camp cooking can offer some challenges, but it can also be very rewarding. Many people stick to hotdogs and hamburgers at camp. But it is easy and fun to get a little more creative. So here are some more recipes to put in your camping cookbook.