A camper is served up a plate as he reaches into the galley through the RV door
Beautiful plate of bite sized french toast with blackberries and place setting
Cast iron pan with carrots, onions and mushrooms cooking

Campfire Dutch Oven Beef Stew

Cooking over an open fire adds a delicious spice all its own to a meal while camping. It also creates a great opportunity to gather...
Plates of grilled chicken, sweet potatoes and asparagus above a balzing campfire

Grillapalooza: Putting the Coleman RoadTrip and Blackstone Tailgater to the Test

We push two popular camp grills to the limit and take outdoor meals to the next level. See Related Stories: Grillapalooza: 8 Recipes Tailored for...
Dutch oven cooking over a campfire

RV Outdoor Kitchens: Cooking on the Road Like a Pro

See Related Story: Grillapalooza  Food tastes better when it’s cooked outdoors. That saying holds true for RVers and outdoor enthusiasts. Having the ability to prepare...
Ribs and asparagus cooking on the Traeger Ranger outdoor grill

Grillapalooza: Traeger Ranger Is Complete Control

From low and slow to hot and fast, the Traeger Ranger portable pellet grill brings wood-fired grilling and electronic precision to the campground See Related...
Large smoker on grassy lawn

Foolproof St. Louis Style Ribs for Campers

Foolproof cooking St. Louis Style Ribs the easy way Nothing says “camping” quite like the sweet aroma of smoke from a BBQ. Trailer camping is...
Bread roll with sausage and bell peppers on cutting board

#CampfireCooking: Lodge Cook-It-All

Bacon-wrapped pizza, fire-roasted trout and potato-and-bacon hash are just three Lodge Cast Iron recipes you can grill up outdoors with the new Cook-It-All. Lodge...
Sliced grilled pork steak with broccolini on plate with silver-wear

Grilled Pork Tomahawk Steaks

A few years ago, I visited Las Vegas for Restaurant Week. During this event, diners can make reservations at some of the town’s top...
taking a bite from a philly cheese steak sandwich with RVs in the background

Grillapalooza: 8 Recipes Tailored for Camp Grills

In a breakfast, lunch and dinner cook-off at the campground, Trailer Life staffers push a couple of premier outdoor grills to the limits.   See...
Slice of chocolate chip pie with chocolate drizzle on plate next to whole pie and place setting

Cast-iron Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie

Did you know that August 4 is National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day here in America? An entire day focused on celebrating America’s No. 1...
Sausage, cheese and egg breakfast sandwich with potatoes and a cup of fruit

Bourbon Maple Sausage

Using America’s native spirit to sweeten your breakfast Sitting on our back porch looking at the sherbet-colored sky above our Texas home a few nights...