How to Use a Percolator Camping Coffee Pot

Making coffee while camping using a percolator coffee pot will be a snap if you follow these directions.

You will need

  • Percolator coffee pot
  • Water
  • Coffee
  • Fire

Step 1 Add water Add just enough water to the coffee pot to fill it just below the basket.

Step 2 Add coffee Place the basket and stem in the pot. Add your coffee to the basket.

Step 3 Remove the pot from the fire Wait until the water boils, and then move the pot to the edge of the fire. Allow the coffee to percolate slowly for five to 10 minutes.

Step 4 Serve the coffee Remove the basket and discard the grounds. Now pour yourself a cup, and then another.