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Can you cook on a fire pit???

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NotInTheMood Sun 01-Sep-13 13:54:59

We noticed someone had a fire on camp guessing it was a fire pit as actual fires were not allowed on camp. I hadn't even thought of buying one to keep warm camping. I was also wondering if you could use them to cook???

snowmummy Sun 01-Sep-13 13:55:58

Yes you can.

ViviPru Sun 01-Sep-13 18:31:16

The tricky part is the grill/cooking area. Some fire pits come with them, ours (Weber fireplace) does not.

You can get a suspension tripod or a grill to balance over, but ours is too big and I can't find a grill with large enough diameter to just rest on.

You can get grills from and the Pioneer grill clamped on a stake looks ideal, but I'm hoping Mr. Pru will be able to make one along those lines.

YellowDinosaur Thu 05-Sep-13 00:07:27

You definitely can. We have this - landmann tripod bbq which works a treat, plus when we go to sites that allow proper on the ground fires without fire pits it works just as well.

hillbilly Thu 05-Sep-13 06:46:32

WE have the largest grill from and it works perfectly over a firepit. Best piece of kit we ever bought.

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