I’ve been promoting camp oven cooking for a long time now however since covid 19 there has been a big rise in popularity for people wanting to get into camp oven cooking. I’ve seen this first hand in my Facebook group with people joining to ask questions.
Which has lead to many questions like:
Choosing your first camp oven can be a hard choice, so I’m going to answer these questions below to help you make the best choice that fits your needs but ultimately any camp oven will be suitable as long as you look after it properly.
My tip to you is to make your selection in the following order
key points to remember when purchasing a cast iron new camp oven.
This defiantly comes down to personal choice, traditionally a camp oven is made of heavy cast iron, but we now have steal camp and aluminium camp ovens which are much lighter than cast iron camp ovens.
A cast iron camp oven is the most popular choice for camp oven cooking, they are heavy and retain the heat really well and can be easier to manage heat control compared to spun steel camp ovens. Cast iron camp ovens also come in a range of sizes and are affordable at Snowys.
The most common brands of cast iron camp ovens you will find are Oztrail, Coleman, Camp Fire, Spinifex, Outdoor Connection and many more.
Don’t fixate on which brand is better as they are all good, any brand camp oven will be suitable as long as you look after it.Mick – The Camp Oven Cook
Don’t fixate on which brand is better as they are all good, any brand camp oven will be suitable as long as you look after it.
The most familiar brands of cast iron camp ovens you will find at your local camping store here in Australia are:
The answer to this question comes down to your personal preference, you need to make a decision based on your needs, because
The Campfire Cast Iron Camp Oven is perfect for keeping you and the kids satisfied on your next family camping holiday.
This lifter is made from heavy gauge steel, with a spiral handle which will suit most camp ovens.
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