Dehydrating

Trail Food is Love

Trail Food is Love

Whoever prepares six months of food for them-selves at one time? Maybe astronauts do. Maybe farmers do, those who take all their spring produce and preserve it for the winter....

Mar 8, 2017 : Milissa Jayn
Dehydrating 102: Getting Started

Dehydrating 102: Getting Started

So, you're ready to prepare your own meals for the length of your thru-hike. You're probably looking at your bank account and thinking "wow, vacuum seal bags are expensive," or you're...

Apr 17, 2016 : Connor Adams
Ramen, 40’s, and “That Love”

Ramen, 40’s, and “That Love”

The first half of the A.T. was a new experience for me. It was my first long distance hike and I was NOT used to packing lightweight nutritious food. I...

Feb 23, 2016 : Adam Ryan
Dehydrating 101: Here’s What You Need

Dehydrating 101: Here’s What You Need

Does the thought of ramen every night and peanut better every morning not appeal to you? Are you an aspiring backcountry gourmet chef? Are you a foodie who worries that...

Feb 20, 2016 : Connor Adams
The Magical Makings of Memorable Trail Food

The Magical Makings of Memorable Trail Food

Most of us love food. For long-distance sojourners, it can be a great motivator—especially when someone else is conjuring hot dishes of fried goodness in large quantities, and serving up...

Jan 18, 2016 : Katina (Arachne) Daanen
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
Planning for My Gluten Free/Dairy Free Thru-Hike

Planning for My Gluten Free/Dairy Free Thru-Hike

Over the course of my 2,185 mile AT journey I will be faced with many challenges – intense lightening, roaming bears, cold rain, and ridiculously rocky terrain – but proper...

Nov 9, 2014 : Laura Houston
Adventures in Dehydrating

Adventures in Dehydrating

As with anything where there is no right answer, there is a plethora of diverging ideas in regards to nutrition on the trail. Having reviewed taken into account many people’s...

Jan 1, 2014 : Emily Dusek