How To Use an Outdoor Camping Stove

Camping stoves are an important part of all outdoor adventures. They are what make a camping trip a camping trip, but they can be fiddly to set up and use correctly. Here is a step by step guide on how to use a solid fuel camping stove to help avoid the hassle.

Setting up and using a camping stove

  1. Open the stove and place it on a flat surface, ideally a patch of ground away from grass or a flat stone surface.
  2. Place the solid fuel blocks onto the stove and light using an outdoor match once they are in position.
  3. Once lit, place they pan or other cooking item on top of the stove. Remove once you’ve finished heating.
  4. Keep an eye on the flame and top up with solid fuel blocks when necessary.

Once the stove has been finished with be sure to let it cool down completely before handling again.