Salmon and Asparagus Foil Packet Recipe

Ideal for camping enthusiasts and nature lovers, this salmon and asparagus foil packet recipe is a perfect blend of simplicity and flavor.

Featuring succulent salmon fillets, fresh asparagus, and a blend of aromatic spices, this dish is a delight to prepare over a campfire or grill.

cooked salmon and asparagus foil packet meals

Not only is it incredibly easy to make with minimal cleanup, but it also offers a healthy, heart-friendly meal option.

As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. Some of the links in this article are affiliate links. This means that, at zero cost to you, I will earn an affiliate commission if you click through the link and finalize a purchase.

Whether you’re nestled in the woods or enjoying a backyard campout, this foil packet recipe promises a delicious, fuss-free dining experience under the stars.

four separate foil packets of salmon and asparagus

Salmon and Asparagus Foil Packet Recipe

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Course Main Course
Servings 4


  • 4 salmon fillets about 6 ounces each
  • 1 bunch of asparagus trimmed
  • 2 lemons thinly sliced
  • 4 tbsp of olive oil
  • 4 cloves garlic minced
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 tsp of dried thyme
  • 1 tsp of dried rosemary
  • 4 sheets of aluminum foil large enough to wrap the salmon and asparagus


  • Preheat your grill or campfire to medium-high heat.
  • On each foil sheet, place a salmon fillet in the center.
  • Surround it with a quarter of the asparagus.
  • Drizzle each salmon fillet with 1 tablespoon of olive oil.
  • Sprinkle the minced garlic evenly over the fillets and asparagus.
  • Season each packet with salt, pepper, thyme, and rosemary.
  • Top each salmon fillet with a few lemon slices.
  • Fold the foil over the salmon and asparagus, sealing all edges to create a packet.
  • Place the foil packets on the grill or over the campfire.
  • Cook for about 15-20 minutes, or until the salmon is cooked through and the asparagus is tender.
  • Carefully open the foil packets (watch out for the steam), and serve immediately.
Keyword Foil Packets
ingredients for the salmon and asparagus foil packet recipe

About the author 

Susan  -  I love camping and everything that goes along with it. I live in a part of the states that has four seasons so I mostly just go during the summer. I find the best camping hacks and the best camping equipment, so you don't have to.

Free Printable And Editable

Checklists For Your Camping Trips

Never forget anything again so you can be sure to have the best time of your life!