When enjoying the outdoors away from home, having an easily transportable fire pit is a great advantage for both heat and cooking ability.
Depending on the adventure time you are in, there are a few different styles worth considering
This list includes portable fire pits that mimic the permanent pieces of the backyard, folding mini vans that can be stowed in a backpack and Durable propane models that you can install as a portable campfire when camping or enjoying a night on the beach.
All options on this list are fan favorites with great reviews.
This list is a compilation of our favorites with a full breakdown of specs to help reduce field.  Top 10 Best Portable Campfires in 2020
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1. Outland Firebowl 893 Deluxe Portable Outdoor Propane Gas Fire Pump
I love this Outland option because it is very fun Ctional and designed specifically for outdoor excursions l ibre It is an excellent option for camping and traveling when you are looking for an easy and uncomplicated option.
The propane characteristic is a great advantage over wood, as it is very easy to maintain and does not produce ash or smoke.
The 893 is compact and easy to transport, installation takes just a couple of minutes and the porcelain-lined stainless steel bowl produces a smokeless flame and a solid amount of heat. This model has a single burner with a power of 58,000 BTU.
This model is also approved for use during most campfire bans because it burns very cleanly.
The kit includes a cover, lava rocks, hose and an adjustable regulator. The total size is 24 & # 39; & # 39; x 24 & # 39; & # 39; x 13 & # 39; & # 39; and weighs around 24 pounds. Outland creates this style in a variety of sizes so you can select the dimensions that best suit your needs.
2. Fire Sense 29-Inch Folding Stove
For a very cost-effective, portable fire pit with no frills and an affordable price, this is our top pick.
This is as basic as it comes, a simple wooden bowl. Fiery style with folding legs and a slim profile for easy portability.
Includes a stainless steel grill and comes with a domed mesh spark arrester and fire tool to relocate the logs and lift the spark arrestor when hot. A vinyl carry bag is also included for easy portability.
Because this fire pit is so compact, it is a great companion on recreational vehicle trips where space is at a premium and for camping trips. Overall dimensions are 17 "x 29" x 29 "and weight is around 10 lbs.
3. UCO Flatpack Portable Steel Steel Grill and Fire Pit
If you are Looking ultraportable, you have found it with this fully foldable model from UCO.
The only thing about this model is that it can be completely disassembled to lay flat, taking up almost no space at 1.5 & # 39; & # 39; thick It is small enough to store in a backpack and is ideal for longer backpackers or boat trips.
It comes in two sizes, the standard is 13 & # 39; & # 39; x 10 & # 39; & # 39; and the mini is 9 & # 39; & # 39; x 6.75 & # 39; & # 39; – enough for a solo caravan or small crew (6 servings for the standard).
Base is stable for grilling, but note that this does not work with propane, so lighting your fire requires a little extra time. tion is stainless steel and the sides serve as windbreaks. A canvas travel bag is included.
4. Landmann USA 28051 Heatwave 28 ″ Outdoor Fireplace
I like the design of this wood-fired fire pit with open mesh side guards and a Weber-type domed top.
This is not a folding model but it is light and compact with wheels for easy transport. The 360-degree spark screen gives you full access to the heat of the fire, and the setup includes a wood grill and cooking grill.
A lower rack is included for basic storage and the fire pan feels spacious at 28 & # 39; & # 39; diameter.
Construction is primarily stainless steel with a porcelain lid and a fire bowl. Bakelite handles stay cool even when the fire is on and all materials are designed to withstand high temperatures and all types of weather.
5. Popup Fire Pit
Another foldable model, this Campfire Defender fire pit resembles a mini-facility in terms of how it works.
Capable of handling wood and coal, this model is smaller than a camp saddle and the total weight weighs less than 8 lbs.
The construction is primarily aluminum, which conveniently has a quick cool-down time of less than 90 seconds. Using special mesh fire fighting technology, fires burn hotter with less smoke, so they don't constantly move around the fire as the wind direction changes. The mesh should be replaced approximately once a year.
Includes a case and is an excellent choice for the beach or for camping.
6. Outland Firebowl 823 Mega Outdoor Propane Gas Fire Pit
The largest 893 is ranked first in this category, but I also wanted to highlight this size because it's a great option that's a little more compact with 19 & # 39 ; & # 39; diameter.
Includes all other features of the larger model, including powerful 58,000 BTU burner, easy installation, 10 foot hose, regulator for adjusting flame intensity and lava rocks.
We recommend purchasing the carry bag separately to facilitate packaging and transportation.
7. SanSwee Flatpack portable camping stove and stove
An alternative folding stove, it is multifunctional as a camping stove and can be powered by charcoal or wood.
It is foldable up to 2 & # 39; & # 39; thick and can fit in most slim carry backpacks. Installation is quick, estimated in about 30 seconds and requires no additional tools.
An included grill rack makes it a camping stove, or it can be used as a compact outdoor fire pit. The high air flow allows for a more complete burn and removes most of the smoke from other campfires.
Construction is highly durable stainless steel that resists corrosion and can take bumps on all your outdoor adventures. Total weight is approximately 5.5 lbs. And cooking area is 8 "x 8".
8. Large Rootless Outdoor Portable Fire Pit: Collapsed Steel Mesh Fireplace
This is a uniquely designed outdoor burner with a roll-up steel net and folding legs.
This model is designed to roll in a 2.6 lb package and is the lightest option on our list. It includes a small carry bag and can be packed on almost any adventure.
The weight of the wood logs for the fire creates stability and the mesh netting is fine enough to contain ash and sparks. Fully assembled dimensions are 22 "x 22" x 12.6 "and no tools are required for assembly.
It is recommended that it be used on a fairly level surface and only burn wood.