8 Simple Camping Breakfasts You Must Try

After lots of tasty breakfasts and heated discussions, we've listed our 8 top simple camping breakfast meals that you should be trying on your next trip!

This list curates some of our favourite camping breakfasts, with links to the recipes for you to bookmark. 

When camping, it can be easy to resort to simple food that isn't altogether as tasty as we might like. We've collected the following recipes as proof that you really can make a tasty breakfast that rivals home-cooking when out camping, and easily too.

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1. Campfire Breakfast Burgers

These super simple Breakfast Burgers are a real crowd-pleaser.

Featuring a sausage patty, fried eggs and a tasty black pepper cheddar "bun", these burgers provide a hearty start to the day that is loved by all.

Preparation: 15 Minutes
Cooking Time: 25 Minutes

Recipe: Jelly Toast Blog


2. Campfire Marshmallow Granola

This is definitely an acceptable breakfast when camping! This ultra-tasty yet a little bit naughty breakfast is a great way to set yourself up for the day.

Preparation: 5 Minutes
Cooking Time: 5-10 Minutes

Recipe: The Big Man's World



3. Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal Bars

These breakfast bars are great for those mornings where you don't have enough time to cook from scratch. Make these beforehand and keep fresh in a tupperware container ready for your trip.

Preparation: 10 Minutes
Cooking Time: 35 Minutes

Recipe: Well Plated



4. Apple Cinnamon Overnight Oats

Looking for a delicious yet hassle free start to the day? These Overnight Oats can be prepared before your trip, or whilst you are camping.

No cooking is involved, simply mix the ingredients together and by morning you have a wonderful breakfast ready to go!

Preparation: 3 Minutes
Cooking Time: None!

Recipe: Kristine's Kitchen Blog


5. Campfire Breakfast Burritos

Wrap these up before you head camping and you can enjoy a hot breakfast without the fuss!

With breakfast staples such as hash browns, egg and ham, these burritos are sure to set you up for whatever the day may bring.

Preparation: 15 Minutes
Cooking Time: 30 Minutes

Recipe: Taste and Tell Blog


6. Campfire Cinnamon Rolls

At this stage you may have noticed we're a fan of cinnamon! These delicious sweet treats are a winner with the kids and adults alike. 

With or without the frosting, these cinnamon rolls provide a wonderful, warm start to your day!

Preparation: 10-15 Minutes
Cooking Time: 10 Minutes

Recipe: The Baker Chick


7. Campfire Bacon

Some might say that it's not breakfast without bacon, and that's why we've included this delicious way to cook yours over the campfire.

By placing the bacon onto skewers, you'll ensure that the bacon is cooked evenly. In around 30 minutes, you will have beautifully crispy, smoky bacon.

Preparation: 2 Minutes
Cooking Time: 30 Minutes

Recipe: Zestuous

8. Campfire Baked Apples

Although you might initially think this is a dessert rather than a breakfast, these baked apples are perfect at any time of the day. 

Deliciously fruity and super easy to make - keep a note of this recipe on your next trip.

Preparation: 15 Minutes
Cooking Time: 60 Minutes

Recipe: Family Spice