Welcome to part 2 of camp cooking 101! In this post, we’ll be tackling all the foods you will need when going on a camping trip. This will definitely act as a grocery list that will help you run through the supermarket and grab what you need without frantically trying to think or double think!

This list will be super easy for your next camping trip. Feel free to add your own and take away ingredients, this is here for you to cater to yourself, your family and your trip.

Cooking Ingredient Essentials

  • Cooking oil
  • Salt and pepper
  • Sugar
  • Your favourite seasoning
  • Chilli flakes
  • Soy sauce
  • Your favourite sauce/condiment
  • Butter
  • Garlic
  • Onion

Breakfast Ingredients

  • Oatmeal
  • Eggs
  • Bread
  • Coffee and tea
  • Juice
  • Milk
  • Bacon and sausages
  • Apples
  • Bananas
  • Oranges

Lunch Ingredients

  • Bread for sandwiches
  • Cured meats and ham
  • Canned tuna
  • Butter
  • Your favourite sauces
  • Mayonnaise
  • Tomatoes
  • Carrot
  • Lettuce
  • Cup-A-Soups

Dinner Ingredients

  • Meat cuts like steak, chicken breast/thigh, lamb chops etc
  • Rice
  • Pasta
  • Potatoes
  • Carrots
  • Wraps
  • Zucchini


  • Water
  • Alcohol (for adults only!)
  • Juice
  • Soda
  • Energy drinks


  • Chips
  • Pretzels
  • Chocolate bars
  • Lollies
  • Fruits

This list will cover your basic bases so as mentioned above, feel free to add or minus ingredients depending on what you’d like to cook whilst camping! The more simple the better!