Backpacking Food
Five Day Lightweight Backpacking Meal Plan

Five Day Lightweight Backpacking Meal Plan

Here is a complete 5-day meal plan similar to what I eat on my long hikes. This plan provides 3,500-5,000 calories from 2- 3 pounds of food per day.

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Top 10 Ultralight Backpacking Foods

Top 10 Ultralight Backpacking Foods

Here are ten of my favorite high-calorie hiking foods. They provide, on average, more than 100 calories per ounce, making them ideal for ultralight backpacking.

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1,000 Calorie One-Pot Backpacking Meal Recipes

1,000 Calorie One-Pot Backpacking Meal Recipes

Looking for some new food ideas for your next backpacking trip? Here are ten of my favorite high-calorie, lightweight backpacking meals you can try.

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How To Make An Ultralight Backpacking Pot Cozy

How To Make An Ultralight Backpacking Pot Cozy

A pot cozy is an essential part of the ultralight backpacker’s kitchen. This simple DIY project can help you to conserve cooking fuel, simplify and automate your trail cooking (and cleaning) and provide a convenient carrying case for your cook pot and accessories.

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5 Lightweight Backpacking Breakfast Cereal Recipes

5 Lightweight Backpacking Breakfast Cereal Recipes

Looking to add some variety to your backpacking breakfasts? Here are five hot and cold cereal recipes to try on your next hike…

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