A Camping Grocery List for Stress-Free Summer Travels

Ah, camping. There’s perhaps nothing better than sitting around the campfire, falling asleep beneath the stars, and waking up to the sun’s rising. Except when you realize you’ve forgotten a campfire staple—hot dogs. Or worse yet, the marshmallows for late night smores!

To ensure your camping trip is as enjoyable and stress-free as possible, proper packing is crucial. In addition to searching for hiking trails and fluffing your sleeping bag, make sure to add a stop at your nearby Foodtown grocery store to your to-do list. To ensure you don’t forget any must-have snacks, ingredients, or supplies, use our handy camping grocery list, full of travel-friendly foods and must-have camping supplies.

Travel-Friendly Foods to Complete your Camping Grocery Checklist

Meats & Proteins


  • Firm single-portion fruits, such as apples, oranges, and bananas
  • Firm vegetables, such as carrots, peppers, celery, and cucumbers
  • Corn on the Cob
  • Jarred vegetables, such as artichokes and sundried tomatoes—look for those packaged in oil for repurposing into simple dressings or marinades
  • Dried Fruits, such as apricots, banana chips, and raisins—these lightweight foods are perfect for homemade trail mix


Pantry Items

Mark Off Your Camping Food List at Foodtown

Keep hunger at bay while living among the great outdoors by preparing for your upcoming camping trip at Foodtown. In addition to well-stocked produce, meat, and pantry departments, you’ll find affordable prices that fit into your family’s budget. Use this grocery list for camping to ensure you don’t forget the essentials!

Plan your visit to Foodtown or find a Foodtown On the Go supplier near you for home delivery or in-store pickup. Be sure to check our weekly circular for great savings throughout the summer!