Easy Lunch Recipes for Campers

Save the big meals for the evening. Here are easy lunch recipes for campers that your crew is sure to love.

The Definitive Tuna Sandwich

Ingredients:
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1/4 cup chopped green onion
2 tablespoons of Miracle Whip
2 tablespoons soft butter
3 oz package of cream cheese
6 oz can of tuna, drained
Sliced bread

Preparation:
Combine your Miracle Whip and cream cheese. Beat it with a wire whisk until it is smooth. Add lemon juice, tuna, and onions. Stir well. Spread a thin coat of butter on the sliced bread before spreading your tuna on the sandwich. Serve with a cold salad or chips.

Turkey Sandwich Wraps

Ingredients:
Tortillas
Sliced turkey or luncheon meat
Sliced Pepper Jack cheese
Lettuce
Mayonnaise
Mustard
Pepper

Preparation:
Mix mustard, mayonnaise, and pepper into a bowl to taste. Take a tortilla, spread your condiment mixture onto it and top with lettuce. Add turkey and sliced cheese. Roll and enjoy. This sandwich can be served with potato salad, slaw, or chips.

Veggie Wraps

Ingredients:
Cold corn
Ranch dressing
Shredded cheese
Tortillas
Bag of salad
Diced tomatoes
Diced onion

Preparation:
Mix cold corn, cheese, salad, diced tomatoes, and onion in a bowl. Lay out tortilla. Using tongs pile mixture onto the center of the tortilla. Add ranch dressing and fold like a taco. Serve with sliced fruit.

Chicken Pasta Salad

Ingredients:
Spiral pasta
Pre-cooked chicken
Ranch dressing
Can of green beans

Preparation:
Bring a pot of water to a boil. Add pasta and allow it to boil for approximately five minutes. Strain the noodles and put them into a large bowl. Add chicken and a can of green beans. Stir. Add ranch dressing and combine until everything is coated evenly. Serve with cold corn bread.

Cold Black Bean Salad

Ingredients:
1 can diced chili tomatoes, drained
1 can of corn, drained
1 chopped onion
2 (15 oz.) cans black beans, drained
Olive oil
Pepper
Seasoning and spices

Preparation:
Combine tomatoes, corn, black beans, onion, pepper, seasonings, and spices in a large bow. Drizzle with olive oil. Serve with a chunk of cheese and bread.

Lettuce Wraps

Ingredients:
Chopped onions
Chopped tomatoes
Chopped turkey or chicken
Romaine lettuce
Salad dressing of choice
Shredded cheese

Preparation:
Combine onions, tomatoes, meat, cheese, and salad dressing. Mix well. Lay out lettuce leaves and place a heaping spoonful of mixture onto the center of the lettuce. Roll up into a wrap. Serve with chips.

These easy lunch recipes for campers are sure to make you the talk of the campground. They’re filling enough to hit the spot without making a person feel lethargic from being stuffed. Most importantly they’re easy to make.