Easy Camping Recipe | Grilled Potato Wedges

Summertime is here and that means nice weather and camping trips. This Potato Wedge recipe is perfect for any camping trip or if you are grilling out. It is an easy and quick grilling recipe that does not take long to make and is found in our Campfire Cooking cookbook.

Ingredients for grilled potatoes

Potato Wedge Ingredients:

  • 2 to 3 large potatoes (depending on how many people you are serving) washed and scrubbed
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/2 tsp. dried oregano
  • Salt and pepper to taste

How to grill potato wedges


  1. Cover the grate of the grill with aluminum foil.
  2. Preheat grill or place grilling grate over campfire.
  3. Cut potatoes into 1/3″ to 1/2″ wedges.
  4. Brush potato slices with olive oil and sprinkle with dried thyme and dried oregano.
  5. Lay potato wedges over aluminum foil on grill.
  6. Sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste.
  7. Grill wedges to desired tenderness, turning occasionally
  8. Serve and enjoy!

Finished Grilled Potato Wedges

For more campfire recipes Rada Cutlery offers two cookbooks, Campfire Cooking and Over A Fire that are full of recipes everyone will enjoy. The Over A Fire cookbook is a new book to our collection and will be released in August. This book is really two books in one. One sections is all recipes that can be “cooked on a stick” over a campfire and the other side of the book is full of recipes that can be cooked in a bag on a campfire or “hobo style.” The book also has fun facts and activities for kids to enjoy.

A nature scavenger hunt is an easy activity to plan for your kids if you are spending an afternoon outdoors. Just compile a list of things found in nature like something green, something shiny, a flower or a four leaf clover and the first one to find them all or the most in an hour wins. If you are looking for more fun kid-friendly activities try to do while camping you can also visit Family Fun for more ideas.

If your kids are involved in a group looking for a fundraiser, please consider fundraising with Rada Cutlery.  We have been helping groups raise money since 1948.  The groups sell Rada Cutlery products (100% USA Made) and make a 40% profit.

Below you will find a sample list of youth groups that choose to fundraise with Rada Cutlery.

  1. Cub Scouts, Webelos and Boy Scouts
  2. 4H Clubs and FFA
  3. Daisy and Girl Scouts
  4. Gymanstic Clubs, Tumble and Cheer Clubs
  5. Daycare,  Head Start and Preschool groups
  6. Swim Teams
  7. Soccer Teams & Soccer Clubs
  8. Little Leagues and traveling teams
  9. Girls Softball and Volleyball
  10. Elementary Schools and PTO, Middle School and High School too
  11. Washington DC Class Trips
  12. Dance Groups
  13. Wrestling Clubs
  14. Church Youth Group, Sunday School and Bible School
  15. After Prom and Project Graduation
  16. FCCLA
  17. Spanish Trips – French and German too
  18. Honor Society and Student Council
  19. Booster Clubs of all types such as Athletic Boosters, Band Boosters, Football Boosters, etc
  20. BETA Clubs, Junior Achievement
  21. PeeWee Football, Basketball
  22. AAU Sports Teams
  23. Homeschool Groups
  24. Cheerleaders – Elementary, Middle School and High School
  25. Marching Band, Choir Trips




2 Comments on "Easy Camping Recipe | Grilled Potato Wedges"

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  1. Colby says:

    I love to add powdered garlic or garlic salt to my potato dishes. I go to my local Hispanic grocery store and get ajo cubes (concentrated garlic powder in little cubes). One goes a LONG way and adds a deeper garlic-y flavor.

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