The Culinary Camper is about creating the best recipes for camping, RVing and more. We continuously bring you high-quality recipes and videos to give you lots of variety, great taste, and fun. I started this blog because I love to cook and I love to talk about cooking. Please leave comments as you see fit and if you would like to contact me directly, fill out the form below and I will get back to you as soon as possible. Feel free to subscribe to get the latest updates as they happen.

Barbara Tidwell is available for hire for recipe development, cooking demonstrations or to contribute her food photography skills for a nominal fee. She also can help you develop your website. Please contact Barbara if you would like to hire her for your blog or recipe project.

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A delicious outdoor table.

Meet The Culinary Camper

Barbara Tidwell

Author, Blogger, Head Chef

Outdoor cooking genius

Barbara Tidwell is an experienced camper and outdoor enthusiast. She has worked  in a variety of camp positions including assistant camp director, camp host and camp cook. She also holds a degree from Washington State University in Recreation and Leisure Studies.

Barbara enjoys cooking over an open fire most but loves to do any kind of cooking. She has spent time as a full-time RVer and camps a great deal of the time in the summer.

Contact information:

15808 256th Ave SE
Issaquah WA 98027