Easy (and Chilly) Camping Treats to Beat the Summer Heat

by | Jul 27, 2018 | RV Recipes | 0 comments

Even with this summer heat, we know nothing can come between you and your camping trips! And after a long day of hiking, biking or swimming in a lake, nothing sounds better than an ice-cold treat to cool you down. Sometimes, though, popsicles and icy treats are loaded with sugar or artificial sweeteners. Here are a few recipes that are healthy and easy to make so you can spend time making camping memories with your family. 

Frozen Blueberry Bites 

Store some of these blueberry bites in your cooler for a healthy and refreshing camping treat! Click here for Frozen Blueberry Bites Recipe.

Classic Ice Cream Sandwiches 

This recipe is a bit more involved that the Frozen Blueberry Bites, but they seem like they’re well worth the extra work. Click here for Classic Ice Cream Sandwiches Recipe.

Honeydew and Berries Yogurt Popsicles

Photo: Parent Map

These adorable popsicles remind us that a treat on a hot summer day can be as simple as frozen fruit blended into a popsicle. All they need is a bit of time in the blender and some freezer time and they’re ready to go! Click here for Honeydew and Berries Yogurt Popsicles.

Tropical Sorbet Bites

Photo: Brit+Co

These bites take no time to cool you down. Just pop one in your mouth and chill out. Make the ahead and just toss them in your RV freezer and you’re good to go. Click here for Tropical Sorbet Bites Recipe.

Strawberry, Lime, Cucumber and Mint Infused Water 

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We all know how boring regular water can get after a while. Why not try infused water? It’s crazy easy to make and it adds tons of flavor to water without the added sugar, calories and carbs. Click here for Strawberry, Lime, Cucumber, and Mint Water Recipe.

Vanilla Almond Iced Coffee

It’s almost too hot outside for any kind of warm beverage, and the morning time is no exception! Some of us need our coffee to keep us pleasant, and this Vanilla Almond Iced Coffee is the perfect way to get your caffeine fix for the day ahead. And if you’re camping with limited cool air, this will cool you right down. Click here for Vanilla Almond Iced Coffee Recipe.

Frozen Watermelon Popsicles 

Looking for a really easy way to beat this summer heat? Frozen Watermelon Popsicles are here to save the day! There isn’t much explanation needed to this recipe. Just cut up the watermelon and add a popsicle stick to it and freeze. Click here for Frozen Watermelon The Easiest Popsicle Ever.

Frozen Chocolate Banana Bites 

These little bites are super simple and DIY approved. All you need to do is dip the banana in chocolate, roll it in whichever toppings you have and freeze. Click here for Frozen Chocolate Banana Bites Recipe.

Icy Summer Treats Dessert 

These little gelatin pops can be whipped up in no time and kids will love how sweet they are! Just prepare them and freeze em and you’re done! Click here for Icy Summer Treats Dessert Recipe.

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