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These are the 6 recipes that will make your next camping trip


There’s something magical about cooking around a campfire that you just can’t recreate at home. There’s the sound of the campfire crackling. Smell of toasted marshmallows and gooey-melty chocolate. If the perfect camping trip had a recipe, West Virginia’s state parks would be one of the first ingredients.

August is a perfect time for a trip to a West Virginia state park or forest. Don’t let the rest of summer slip by! Click here to reserve your campsite and then plan a trip your family will remember for the rest of their lives.

And make sure you pack your cooler full of delicious food. You can go rustic and keep it simple. Or try elevating your camp meals by following these amazing recipes.

The recipes can be found on this blog from WV State Parks