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Camp Fire Nachos

Camp Fire Nachos

Grilled Nachos Recipe – Made on a Grill or over the Campfire Grilled Nachos Recipe The ingredients for this recipe can be varied depending on what people like. Diana and I like sweet potato nachos, while the kids like to use corn tortilla chips. We also used onion, tomato, avocado, green chiles, black beans, taco […]

Sheriff’s Office: Teen dies while hiking Picacho Peak with Boy Scout group – AZCentral

Sheriff’s Office: Teen dies while hiking Picacho Peak with Boy Scout group  AZCentral Teen dies while hiking with Boy Scout group that runs out of water in Arizona: Sheriff’s Office  USA TODAY 16-year-old Boy Scout dies while hiking in central Arizona  KTAR.com Boy, 16, dies while hiking with Boy Scouts in Picacho Peak State Park  Arizona Daily Star PCSO: […]

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Grilled Sausage with Potatoes and Green Beans

Grilled Sausage with Potatoes and Green Beans

Directions: Preheat an outdoor grill for high heat. On a large sheet of foil, place the green beans, red potatoes, onion, and sausage. Season with salt and pepper, sprinkle with oil, and top with butter. Tightly seal foil around the ingredients, leaving only a small opening. Pour water into the opening, and seal. Place foil […]

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Campfire Potatoes

Campfire Potatoes

Directions: Preheat an outdoor grill for high heat. On a piece of heavy foil approximately 20×20 inches, place the potatoes and onion. Dot with butter. In a medium bowl, mix Cheddar cheese, parsley, Worcestershire sauce, salt and pepper. Sprinkle the mixture over the potatoes. Fold edges of foil. Cover potatoes with chicken broth. Seal foil […]

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Cajun Style Grill Foil Packet Recipe

Cajun Style Grill Foil Packet Recipe

You will love grilling up these Cajun Shrimp Foil Packets. The Cajun flavors give the shrimp, sausage and corn so much flavor, and there is NO MESS! Course: Main CourseCuisine: Camping/GrillingServings: 4 packetsINGREDIENTS More ingredients to try in a foil packet (optional, and to your taste) INSTRUCTIONS

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Camp Fire Chicken Pot Pie

Camp Fire Chicken Pot Pie

Campfire Chicken Pot Pie Directions: Stir vegetables, chicken soup, mushroom soup, and chicken cubes together in a Dutch oven with a flat lid. Cook over campfire coals until warmed through but not boiling, about 15 minutes. Arrange biscuit dough segments in a layer atop the vegetable mixture. Put lid on the Dutch oven and carefully […]

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Essential Gear for Day Hiking – Outside Magazine

Essential Gear for Day Hiking – Outside Magazine

Outside Magazine Essential Gear for Day HikingOutside MagazineThere's no easier way to spend some time outdoors than to go for a hike. You don't need much time, you don't need much gear, and often you won't even need to get in your car. It's also just a fun way to spend a couple hours outdoors […]

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Hiking safely in Southern Illinois – WSIL TV

Hiking safely in Southern Illinois – WSIL TV

WSIL TV Hiking safely in Southern IllinoisWSIL TVJOHNSON CO. — With more people hitting the trails as the weather gets warmer, park rangers are warning people to take steps to make sure they return home without getting injured. Southern Illinois is full of natural beauty, but that beauty holds …

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Hiking in Mexico City: a peak experience beyond the tourist trail – Houston Chronicle

Hiking in Mexico City: a peak experience beyond the tourist trail – Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle Hiking in Mexico City: a peak experience beyond the tourist trailHouston ChronicleI also was itching to get out of the tourist circuit, however, so while researching my trip, my heart leapt when I starting reading about the possibilities of mountain hikes mere hours from downtown Mexico City. Several mountains are within striking …

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More Camping Games For Adults

More Camping Games For Adults

Glow-in-the-Dark Ring Toss This game is super easy to assemble and bring, because every piece is detachable or collapsible in some way. Consisting primarily of glow-in-the-dark necklaces or bracelets with joiners for the rings, the ring toss peg is simply a paper plate or sheet of newspaper, a cylinder of some sort (a paper towel […]