|March 24, 2022

35 Easy Backyard Camping Recipes for Your Next Staycation

By Rebecca Paredes
Reviewed for Scientific Accuracy

35 Easy Backyard Camping Recipes for Your Next Staycation

There’s something magical about eating in the sunshine. When you’re spending 99% of your time at home, going on a picnic sounds like a dream. But if you have access to a backyard or balcony, you can still make the magic happen with these delicious outdoor-friendly recipes. Below, you’ll find our favorite backyard camping recipes for snacks, meals, drinks and desserts that are easy to pack, prepare and enjoy.

35 easy backyard camping recipes


Keto Snack Plate with Rocket and Basil Pesto

Pro tip: For a no-cook snack that satisfies, grab a Collagen Protein Bar. Travels well, whether you’re backyard camping or living room glamping.

Meaty main dishes

Bacon, lettuce, tomato and avocado on keto-friendly bread

Seafood main dishes

Keto halibut ceviche on clam dish


Overhead view of strawberry margarita


Red, White and Blue Parfait recipe

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