Looking for the best DIY Camp Kitchen Ideas? We have got you covered.
As a camper, one of the essential things that you’ll need is food. Unfortunately, you can’t bring your fancy home kitchen along. Your best bet, in this case, would be to create a DIY camp kitchen.
In this article, I have listed 28 DIY Camp Kitchen Ideas that will inspire you to create your very own camp kitchen. A bit of woodworking skill is required to make most of the DIY camp kitchens.
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1. DIY Portable Camp Kitchen
I would suggest this portable camp kitchen for your next camping trip. It is easy to make, all you would need is plywood and some other accessories. As you can see, this camp kitchen has a place to store almost all kitchen utensils.
2. Simple DIY Camp Kitchen
Before building this camp kitchen for your next camping trip, make sure your SUV has enough space to carry it. I love the painting used in this camp kitchen. It also has a lot of storage compartments.
3. DIY Camp Kitchen Chuck Box
This portable kitchen camp does a great job of organizing all of your kitchen ingredients together. We recommend this camp kitchen if you have a moderate size SUV. It can be heavy, but it won’t take up so much space on your SUV.
4. Classic Plywood Camp Kitchen
This is not one of those camp kitchens that will get bad easily. If made correctly? Your grandkids can also enjoy it. It is easy to make and also easy to travel with.
5. DIY Chuck Box Camp Kitchen
Having a chuck box is an organized way of cooking when you are out with family or friends on a camping trip. Alan Walker was able to make this amazingly outstanding camp kitchen. I like the fact that almost anything can be stored in this camp kitchen.
6. Space Friendly Camp Kitchen
This chuck box does not have a lot of compartments but it will store the basic stuff. It has a place where you can place a small gas cooker, it also has a drawer that can be used for the storage of basic supplies. You can easily make this with some plywood and other materials.
7. Converted Tool Box Camp Kitchen
Looking for something cheap? We recommend this low budget camp kitchen. If you have an extra toolbox laying around in your garage, you could convert it to an amazing camp kitchen. It is easy to carry around and is very durable.
8. Low Budget Camp Kitchen
Not looking for something big? I would recommend this easy-to-make camp kitchen. You won’t need to spend so much money to acquire the wood or nails required to make this. It is portable and easy to pack.
9. Large Counter Space Camp Kitchen
If you will be having a lot of camping buddies, here’s a bit of advice, you will need a camping kitchen that has large counter space. This camp kitchen might not be so easy to pack, but it would serve its purpose greatly.
10. DIY Deluxe Camp Kitchen
I love the green paint finish on this camp kitchen. It gives it a unique finish to this camp kitchen. Another thing worthy of note is the storage compartments. It might not be so big, but you’ll be able to store camping essentials.
11. DIY Lightweight Camp Kitchen
We highly recommend this chuck box for your camp cooking needs. If you need a lightweight camp kitchen, this is the one to make. It has four compartments for the storage of cooking items and utensils.
12. DIY Portable Chuck Box
If you are going on a camping trip alone, this portable chuck box will be perfect for storing most kitchen/cooking stuff. You can place a portable gas cooker on the countertop of this camp kitchen. Make this for yourself and enjoy camping while cooking your best camping meals.
13. DIY Lightweight Plywood Camp Kitchen
This is by far one of the easiest camp kitchens you can make for your next camping trip. As a complete beginner, this can take you less than a day to make if you put your mind to it.
14. DIY Kitchen With Great Storage Space
Building this is not as hard as it looks. I found this amazing camp kitchen made by one of the members of Instructables. It seems to have space for a lot of kitchen items. This chuck box can serve as a cooking station and also camp storage.
15. DIY Kitchen Box
We highly recommend this kitchen box for the storage of your cooking needs while camping. You won’t need to bring an extra stand. This one has legs.
16. Lightweight DIY Chuck Box
For the best camp kitchen, I would suggest you make something that you can easily carry around. This DIY chuck box is lightweight and easy to make. If you have some experience in woodworking, this project should be completed in less than 24 hours.
17. Easy To Make Camping Chuck Box
I found this amazing camp kitchen design at ryobitools. This is a simple chuck box that can be made in a few hours. Details of the dimensions used are mentioned in the DIY link above.
18. DIY Camping Chuck Box
I found this DIY project made by James Taylor. It is large enough to contain the basic foodstuff you’ll need to take for camping. There’s a compartment to store utensils and more.
19. DIY Camp Kitchen With Sink
This amazing kitchen idea was created by HomeMadeModern. It isn’t a low budget camp kitchen but it has a lot of amazing traits like a sink, and large counter space.
20. Large DIY Camp Kitchen
Looking for a bigger camp kitchen due to your family’s size? This camp kitchen has a lot of spacious compartments where you can store a lot of kitchen items like pots, spoons, bowls, and more.
21. DIY Camp Kitchen For Mini Van or SUV
If you have an SUV or Mini Van, you can try this camp kitchen idea. The creator made use of some items he got off Amazon to create this stunning camp kitchen. You too can make this but it is not low budget-friendly.
22. DIY Camp Kitchen For Tent Or Van
This is a mini-camp kitchen with stunning add-ons. I love the sink the creator used for this project, it was created from scratch. With just a few budget-friendly items, you’ll be on your way to make this phenomenal camp kitchen for yourself.
23. DIY Camp Kitchen Sink
Do you have a camp kitchen already? That’s great. I noticed most camp kitchens don’t come with kitchen sinks. Here’s a DIY project that will teach you how to create a camp kitchen sink that’ll go with your kitchen chuck box.
24. DIY Chuck Box For Camping
We found this chuck box project done by The Handy Outdoorsman. I noticed it is quite large in overall size, but I don’t think you’ll face much of an issue trying to fit it in your trunk. Before making this chuck box, we suggest you make sure the measurements would allow the box to fit into your car trunk.
25. Lightweight DIY Camp Kitchen
If you are a total beginner, this step by step by guide will throw more light on how to create your portable camp kitchen. I like the fact this kitchen is lightweight. It has compartments that can be used to store long glasses and other items.
26. Canopy Camp Kitchen
For your camp kitchen needs, you use this idea to make what we call the “ultimate canopy camp kitchen”. If you have a large truck, you can transform your truck to this amazingly outstanding camp kitchen idea.
27. DIY Suitcase Camp Kitchen
I recommend this DIY project if you are looking at trying something different. In this DIY project, you will learn how Laura Kampf was able to create an extraordinary suitcase camp kitchen. This project is not so easy to make, but it will be worth it in the end.
28. Small DIY Camp Kitchen Idea
You will need basic woodworking skills to be able to make this kitchen idea. It is small but will be able to accommodate basic camping kitchen items.