Backpacking food

How To NOT Get Lost in the Woods

How To NOT Get Lost in the Woods

T- minus: 92 days It was a bright and sunny summer day. My boyfriend and I had decided to drive two hours up to one of the many beautiful Pennsylvania...

Feb 8, 2016 : Colleen Goldhorn
Three-Ingredient Backpacking Meals

Three-Ingredient Backpacking Meals

...For When You Hate Everything in Your Food Bag The first few hundred miles of your hike will be a blissful, face-stuffing party of Snickers and Pasta Sides, but soon...

Jan 31, 2016 : Maggie Slepian
A Backpacker Travels on his Stomach

A Backpacker Travels on his Stomach

Since my wife gave her blessing, I've spent a lot of time trolling the aisles of my grocery store trying to identify foods that readily translate to the trail.  Breakfast,...

Dec 23, 2015 : George Turner (Old Growth)
Gear Review: Vargo Titanium BOT

Gear Review: Vargo Titanium BOT

Vargo has created quite a name for themselves in the hiking and specifically ultra light community.  For good reason.  This product being one of them.  Named the Titanium BOT because it's half...

Dec 1, 2015 : Dylan Tonkin
A Heart of Gold & A Gypsy Soul

A Heart of Gold & A Gypsy Soul

“It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don't keep your feet, there's no knowing where you might be swept off...

Oct 29, 2015 : Kimmy Morris
Trail Food: Epic Bar

Trail Food: Epic Bar

My order: Epic Bites Sample 4 Pack & Epic Bar Sample Pack - 9 flavors Like it or not, we are at the top of the food chain.  We are...

Aug 11, 2015 : Dylan Tonkin
Trail Food: Exo Protein Cricket Flour Bars

Trail Food: Exo Protein Cricket Flour Bars

It came as no surprise when I did a quick Google search of what "Jungle Bacon" really is.  This is the strangest thing Co-CEO Gabi Lewis of Exo Protein has...

Jul 28, 2015 : Dylan Tonkin
Trail Food: Chapul Cricket Flour Bars

Trail Food: Chapul Cricket Flour Bars

One trend I have noticed with most long distance hikers is a lack of healthy eating habits on the trail.  Most hikers "survive" on a diet of sodium fortified nutrient...

Jul 22, 2015 : Dylan Tonkin
Gear Review: Vargo Triad Alcohol Stoves

Gear Review: Vargo Triad Alcohol Stoves

It’s no secret to anyone that knows me that I love to cook. I think I was the only one I knew in college who came home from the bar...

Jul 9, 2015 : Dylan Tonkin
Adventures in Dehydrating

Adventures in Dehydrating

In the past I've mentioned the fact that I would be home-preparing most of our meals for our summer of thru hiking and, for the past two weeks, my food...

Apr 17, 2015 : Sprinkles