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We have reviews for all your camp kitchen necessities which include brands such as Weber, Jetboil, Camp Chef, and Sea to Summit.
Camping Kitchen
Testing which of the best camping stoves works well in large group situations
Credit: Jenna Ammerman
Being outdoors doesn’t mean you need to sacrifice your tastebuds, or even your standards. Our reviews can help you find up the ultimate stove for backpacking, car camping, or simply just keeping it yummy while in the hills. Each year we test hundreds of camp kitchen items you’ll need to feed yourself along the journey. Our reviews are designed to help every adventurer make better buying decisions. Whether you like an easy snack on the go or enjoy leisurely sipping a cup of joe at the campfire – we got a review for you.

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Best Coolers and Ice Chests of 2022

Best Coolers and Ice Chests of 2022

Looking to keep your food fresh and beers cold while you're out adventuring? We've researched and tested the best models for 8 years to bring you the top 20 options...
Best Soft Coolers of 2022

Best Soft Coolers of 2022

Which soft cooler is the best? To find out, we took fourteen of the top-rated and most popular models available and compared them side-by-side. From ice tests to beach days, we left no...
Best Powered Coolers

Best Powered Coolers

Feel like you're drowning in a sea of technical specs without a clue of what's best? Let us throw you a life raft of research and results we gained after months of testing the top powered...
Best Backpacking Stoves of 2022

Best Backpacking Stoves of 2022

We've been testing the best backpacking stoves for over a decade, and this current review has our 20 favorites. We purchased each stove for rigorous and thorough testing, spending more...
Best Camping Stoves of 2022

Best Camping Stoves of 2022

Love to cook? Searching for the best camping stove for you and your crew? Then, you've come to the right place. We tested 15 of the most popular camping stoves available, putting them...
Best Camping Cookware of 2022

Best Camping Cookware of 2022

Our expert on-trail chefs took to the trails, testing 16 of the best sets out there. After cooking over 100 meals in places all over the world...
Best Camping Coffee Maker of 2022

Best Camping Coffee Maker of 2022

We drank enough coffee to blast-off into space to find the best coffee brewers for camping or backpacking. We considered options for any group size, budget, storage, or weight restriction...
Best Portable Grill of 2022

Best Portable Grill of 2022

Our comprehensive review directly compares some of the best products available, so that you can focus on what to grill up during your next outdoor adventure.
Best Camping Tables of 2022

Best Camping Tables of 2022

A good camp table can make all the difference in a camper's kitchen set-up, and we're here to help you figure out which one will get the job done for you...




Recent Gear Reviews in Camping Kitchen

Soto Amicus Review
Best Buy

Soto Amicus Review

This ultralight, fuel efficient, canister stove performed consistently well across every metric. It is easy to use, and is impressively compact.
Soto Windmaster Review
Editors' Choice

Soto Windmaster Review

This stove is light, easy to use, and features a great piezo igniter and generous pot supports. It's good at simmering and does impressively well in the wind.



Camping Kitchen Learning Center

How to Choose a Camping Stove

How to Choose a Camping Stove

With so many different products on the market, it can be hard to decide which camp stove is best for you. Never fear, our dedicated review team has your back! We tested the best camping...
How To Choose a Backpacking Stove

How To Choose a Backpacking Stove

Buying the right backpacking stove can make your life in the backcountry more enjoyable. But not all stoves were made with the same adventurer in mind -- many specialize
How To Choose Camping Cookware

How To Choose Camping Cookware

Eating is universal. And eating requires equipment. It may require just one or two things, or a comprehensive kit of gear. Whatever your camping culinary preferences, we are here to...
How to Choose a Cooler

How to Choose a Cooler

How do you choose the right cooler among so many fantastical claims? We've spent years testing the best products and break down what makes a great cooler so great...
How to Choose a Soft Cooler

How to Choose a Soft Cooler

Soft coolers are a great choice for when portability matters just as much as the contents you're porting. With seemingly endless options available today, we've done our best to help you...
How to Choose a Coffee Maker for Camping

How to Choose a Coffee Maker for Camping

Choosing the wrong coffee maker certainly won't result in someone getting lost, hurt, or ending up with hypothermia. However, for many people, their morning brew is of the utmost...

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