Looking for some inspiration for tasty & easy backpacking meals? I do enjoy the convenience of freeze-dried backpacking meals, but they also start to get expensive for a long-haul hike. I’m hiking the JMT this summer (just got my permit this week!), so I’ve been thinking more about backpacking. A lot of my recipes were ... VIEW POST
Dehydrated tomatoes are a great addition to pasta and soup dishes while backpacking… or just eat them as a snack. Especially these ones. You’re going to enjoy just snacking on them if you’re a tomato lover like me! I admit – it’s taken me a number of attempts in my new dehydrator to master dehydrating ... VIEW POST
Simple recipes for backpacking are my favorite. This backpacking recipe only requires 4 ingredients and cooks quickly, so you don’t have to waste any fuel. While there are freeze-dried meal bags that I like, sometimes I just want real good food while backpacking. We made this recipe on a weekend backpacking trip, and it was ... VIEW POST
My favorite fruits are in season right now, which means it’s time to make some homemade fruit leather for backpacking! It’s such a tasty snack – it’s like a healthier version of a fruit roll-up!
Homemade granola is SO good. And I can’t believe how EASY this lemon blueberry granola recipe is! I don’t know how I went so long buying store-bought granola. Recently, I’ve been in love with lemon yogurt! It got me thinking… how about lemon granola to top my morning yogurt with? The two flavors are too ... VIEW POST
When you’re thru-hiking or doing long trips, sometimes you just don’t have the energy to cook. But that doesn’t mean you have to live off of trial mix alone! I hope these 21 no-cook backpacking meal ideas inspire you to mix it up.