Camp Out Colorado is full of great camping tips and tricks that every camper needs to know. The camping enthusiasts who write for Camp Out Colorado also have a special focus on in-depth, personal, and detailed reviews of campgrounds and camping conditions in Colorado. Find the campsite you like and reserve it today! #CampOutColorado

Grab Our Badge!

Just copy and paste the HTML code into your own site!

Camp Out Colorado

Traditional Camping Smore Recipe

tasty-smoreHow to make a Traditional Smore A smore may be the quintessential camping food. Loved by millions the traditional smore is a wonderful camping treat.

Prep Time Cook Time Total Time Servings Serving Size 5 Minutes 5 Minutes 10 Minutes 24 1 S’more Traditional Smore Recipe Ingredients Large Marshmallows | 10 oz bag Graham Crackers | 1 box Hersey’s Chocolate Bar | 12 1.5 oz Bars Traditional Smore Recipe Instructions Preparation Break a full graham cracker in half. Put both half’s on a paper plate. Break the Hersey’s bar in half with the wrapper on. Set aside one half, put the other half in your pocket (with the wrapper still on). Spear a marshmallow on a two pronged fire roasting skewer. Cooking Roast your marshmallow on the fire (or camp stove), . . . → Read More at Camp Out Colorado: Traditional Camping Smore Recipe


Aluminum Foil Cooking with Camping Pockets

camp-out-colorado-camping-pocket-meal-1One of the easiest and often the tastiest of camping meals come in a handy little aluminum foil pouch. These aluminum foil pouches, or pockets, as I call them, are my very favorite camping food! When I am camping I don’t want to use a lot of my valuable vacation preparing, cooking, and then cleaning up a meal. I want my meals to be easy to prepare and cook with as little clean up as possible. This way I can get back to doing fun things!

With a little forethought and preparation I can prepare just about any meal I like at home, put it in a pouch, and just heat it up when I am camping.

These Camping Pockets are already prepared so I can just pluck one out of the cooler and toss it onto some heat, preferable . . . → Read More at Camp Out Colorado: Aluminum Foil Cooking with Camping Pockets


Camping Top 10 Tips to Preventing Forest Fires

campoutcolorado-forest-fireNothing can ruin a camping trip quite like a forest fire. That’s why it is so important to make sure that you are ever diligent when it comes to camping and fires. Here are Camp Out Colorado’s Top 10 Camping Tips to prevent forest fires. Everyone needs to be aware of proper care of fires while camping. Some of these camping fire tips might seem like common sense, but it’s a good idea to make sure every camper is aware of these so they too can help prevent forest fires. One errant spark or buried hot coal is all it can take to burn thousands of acres of beautiful Colorado wilderness. With more and more people moving to the mountains in Colorado these wildfires can also threaten the lives of many people . . . → Read More at Camp Out Colorado: Camping Top 10 Tips to Preventing Forest Fires


Colorado Fish Stocking Report for 4-23-2013

camp-out-colorado-carter-lakeThe 2013 fishing season is well under way with the spring run off. Fishing is about to kick into high gear as the Colorado Division of Wildlife has begun stocking fish into Colorado states lakes! Use this weekly posting to find out where to fish and check out Camp Out Colorado’s solunar calender to find out when to fish!

One of my favorite things to do when I am out camping and enjoying the great out of doors is fishing. There’s nothing quite like some fresh fish when you are out camping. A nice hot, healthy meal is the perfect thing when camping.

Even if you do not like to eat fish when you are camping . . . → Read More at Camp Out Colorado: Colorado Fish Stocking Report for 4-23-2013


Colorado Fish Stocking Report for 4-16-2013

camp-out-colorado-bellaire-lake-view-across-lakeThe 2013 fishing season is well under way with the spring run off. Fishing is about to kick into high gear as the Colorado Division of Wildlife has begun stocking fish into Colorado states lakes! Use this weekly posting to find out where to fish and check out Camp Out Colorado’s solunar calender to find out when to fish!

One of my favorite things to do when I am out camping and enjoying the great out of doors is fishing. There’s nothing quite like some fresh fish when you are out camping. A nice hot, healthy meal is the perfect thing when camping.

Even if you do not like to eat fish when you are camping the sport of fishing is . . . → Read More at Camp Out Colorado: Colorado Fish Stocking Report for 4-16-2013


Colorado Fish Stocking Report for 4-9-2013

camp-out-colorado-steamboat-lake-campgrounds-near-lakeThe 2013 fishing season is well under way with the spring run off. Fishing is about to kick into high gear as the Colorado Division of Wildlife has begun stocking fish into Colorado states lakes! Use this weekly posting to find out where to fish and check out Camp Out Colorado’s solunar calender to find out when to fish!

One of my favorite things to do when I am out camping and enjoying the great out of doors is fishing. There’s nothing quite like some fresh fish when you are out camping. A nice hot, healthy meal is the perfect thing when camping.

Even if you do not like to eat fish when you are camping the sport of fishing is a lot . . . → Read More at Camp Out Colorado: Colorado Fish Stocking Report for 4-9-2013


Glamping in Colorado is Deluxe Camping

camp-out-colorado-glampingWhat do you do when you want to go camping, but the one you love doesn’t want to rough it? Glamping is one way to compromise! Glamping (glamorous camping) is becoming more and more popular around the world. Large canvas tents, yurts, and cabins can be rented in beautiful Colorado locations.

The upscale accommodations usually include beds, tables, and chairs. They also may be heated, have running water, or even bathrooms. Some have electricity and wi-fi connections, and some are more rustic. Some places have bathrooms and possibly shower areas in a central location that can be shared among the guests. Many have a central lodge or restaurant in which to eat, or camp stoves or fire pits to cook your own food. They have beautiful views of Colorado scenery and still take you away from the . . . → Read More at Camp Out Colorado: Glamping in Colorado is Deluxe Camping