Nothing beats kicking back after a hard days hike like cooking some delicious food over a camp stove or open fire. However, your whole camping/hiking experience could soon turn sour if the cookware you’ve bought turns out to be unnecessarily bulky, clanky or challenging to use. Cookware is often regarded as one of the most essential pieces of kit in your pack, so taking some time to consider which type will best suit your needs will save a lot of hassle & future discomfort.
In this blog, I’ve narrowed it down to the top 10 best backpacking cookware sets to make your search a little easier.
#1 The Msr Flex 4 System Cookset
- Full-featured cook set for groups of four or more for camping, backpacking, tailgating or road trips
- Large 5.3 Liter, dual-handle, hard-anodized aluminium pot with a strainer lid for cooking big meals and boiling water
- The second pot is a 3.2 Liter non-stick aluminium saucepan with a strainer lid, and a removable, folding Talon handle
- Strainer lid enables campers to strain food without a colander; serve meals in the four deep-dish plates, and four polypropylene insulated mugs.
- Camping cook set components nest together to pack down to 12×6.25 inches; weighs 3 pounds 10 ounces
|Material type||Stainless Steel, Anodized Aluminum|
#2 The Jetcloud Camping Cookware Kit for 2-3 People
- Made of food-grade 304 stainless steel material, which is durable and safe, all utensils are non-toxic and healthy for your body.
- Nonstick cooking gear which is very easy to clean.
- Lightweight and portable with a coming carry pouch.
- Designed for two or three people, portable and lightweight, resistant to high temperature and corrosion, non-sticking at the bottom,
- Foldable handles on pot and frying pan, Easy to clean for next use, extremely portable for camping activities.
- It can meet satisfy all your needs for camping cooking, making it much more convenient for camping, hiking, backpacking, picnic and other outdoor activities.
The Jetcloud Camping Cookware Kit is both lightweight & portable, making it much more convenient for camping, hiking, backpacking, picnic and other outdoor activities.
#3 The Odoland Camping Cookware Kit for 1 to 3 People
- 1 x Mini Stove
- 1 x Pot (small)
- 1 x Pot (large)
- 3 x Stainless Steel Tableware ( 1 x Spoon, 1 x Fork, 1 x Knife)
- 1 x Tank Bracket
- 1 x Stainless Steel Cup (16oz)
- 1 x Cup Protector
- 2 x Carry Bag
The Odoland Camping Cookware set is a handy piece of kit for anyone that loves outdoor activities. One Kit meets all your needs, whether you’re camping, hiking, climbing, hunting or just go for a picnic!
#4 The AUTOPkio Camping Cookware Set for 2-3 people
A time-saving Cooking Mess Kit: Durable pot and pan are not only high temperature tolerant, but also conducting heat quickly to fry and boil food. Smooth surface is easy to clean with a wet cloth or running water.
- 1 x Small teapot; 1 x Pot
- 1 x Frying pan; 3 x Plastic bowl
- 1 x Plastic spoon; 1 x Soupspoon
- 1 x Fork; 1 x Wooden rice spoon
- 1 x Cleaning brush; 1 x Carabiner
- 1 x Wine opener; 1 x Cutlery storage bag
Great for Outdoor Kitchen: The camping cookware comes equipped with all of your kitchen essentials, offering an ideal solution for boiling water and cooking food outdoors. Perfect for camping, recreational use, emergency, backpacking trip, picnic and other outdoor activities.
|Pot||Frying Pan||Teapot||Teapot Capacity||Weight|
#5 The Tentock Lightweight Outdoor Cookware Kit for 1-3 people
Healthy and eco-friendly: This cookware sets can heat quickly, you can make a meal in a short time. Comes with bowls, spoons made of food-grade PP plastic and an extra cleaning sponge.
- 1 x Small pot
- 1 x Big pot
- 1 x Frypan
- 1 x Bowl
- 2 x spoons
- 1 x cleaning sponge
- 1 x mesh storage pouch
Foldable and portable: All the objects in this cooking set can be stored together in a mesh bag for convenient carry. Foldable handles on pots, frying pan and soup spoon. They can be folded to save space.
|Small pot||Big pot||Fry Pan|
#6 Snow Peak Titanium Mini Solo, Ultralight Cookware
The lightest available cooking set, the Snow Peak Titanium Mini Solo cook set is streamlined & efficient for the most rugged of outdoor adventures.
- 1 x Titanium Pot
- 1 x Lid
- 1 x Cup & Mesh Bag
Snow Peak’s Ti-Mini Solo is made of ultralight titanium and features a nesting cup and pot. The pot can store two 110-G fuel canisters for the ultimate back-country cook set.
#7 The GSI Halulite Microdualist Kitchen Kit, 1-2 People
Hard-anodized Halulite alloy pot distributes heat evenly for fast and efficient cooking and is exceptionally lightweight and abrasion-resistant
- 1 x 1.4L pot
- 1 x strainer lid
- 2 x 14 fl. oz. bowls
- 2 x 14 fl. oz. mugs with insulated sleeves & sip-it lids
- 2 x folding spoons
- 1 x welded storage sack/sink
Integrated nesting design has room for an ultralight stove and 110g fuel canister to store within the set (not included)
|Size||5.5 in x 5.6 in x 5.9|
#8 The Sea to Summit X-SET 33 (2 Piece) X-Pot & Kettle, 2.8 Large/1.3 L, Pacific Blue
This versatile collapsible cooking pot & kettle set are both lightweight and durable.
- X-Pot 2.8L & X Kettle 1.3L
- Set nests completely together for ease of transport and storage
- 2 Piece (2.8l X-pot, 1.3l X-kettle)
- X Pots are built with BPA free, food-grade, heat resistant silicone
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The fundamental appeal of this set is how compact and functional it is. Now, this set features hard-anodised aluminium bases that allow stove cooking. The beauty is in how they collapse and nest together, creating the most compact cooking sets on the market.
#9 GSI Outdoors Pinnacle Cookware Set
This compact set is fully equipped for the Gourmet needs of any camper & is reconfigurable for every need from 2 a person backpacking trip to a 4 person car camping experience.
- 2 x L Pot
- 2 x Strainer Lids
- 9in Frypan
- 4 x 14 fl. oz. insulated mugs
- 4 x 14 fl. oz. bowls
- 4 x 7.5in plates
- 4 x Sip-It Tops
- 1 x Folding Pot
- 1 xGrippeWelded Sink
The rugged stuff sack holds the set & doubles as a sink or hand-wash basin.
#10 Bugaboo Base Camper, Nesting Cook Set for 2 People
FEAST IN THE FOREST: The Bugaboo Base Camper is perfect for family camping. Every set includes two pots, a frying pan, two nylon strainer lids, a cutting board, a folding pot handle, and a stuff sack/sink. The pot and lid combo are perfect for stovetop use.
- 1 x 5 L Pot
- 1 x 3 L Pot
- 1 x 9 Frypan
- 2 x Strainer Lids
- 1 x Cutting Board
- 1 x Folding Pot Gripper
- 1 x Stuff Sack
COMPACT CAMPING: The set is ingeniously designed to nest into the stuff sack that doubles as a sink for washing. The small weighs 2lbs 7oz, medium 2lbs 10oz, and large 3lbs 4oz.
|Product Dimensions||20.8 x 13.7 x 20.8 cm ; 1.1 Kg|
|product Weight||1.2 Kg|
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