Best Portable Smokers for Camping and Tailgating Reviewed

Is it possible to cook and eat smoked chicken thighs at the tailgate party? You bet it is — all you need is a portable smoker. These are the smallest smokers you can get, and they’re available with all of the same features and options that full-size backyard models are.

But just because they’re portable doesn’t always mean that they’re able to go anywhere. Picking the right smoker for your getaway means taking a careful look at the sizes and capacities that will work, as well as the fuel source available.

Our recommendations for Best Portable Smoker: