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Cooking Tips when Camping

One of the most important parts of camping is what you eat. If you are in the outdoors you’ll probably feel that bit hungrier than if you’re at home and enjoying a sedimentary lifestyle. This means that food is very important and the decisions you make regards food are very much a significant part of […]

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Gorp Hiking Food

The Best Food for Hiking

Here are some hiking tips for getting the best out of your backpacking or nature trail. When you go hiking you will need to provide your body with constant energy, and there are a number of foods that you can try out. The best food for hiking is gorp, which is a combination of dried […]

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dried fruit

Best Dehydrated Foods for Hiking

Dehydrating foods is one of the oldest forms of food preservation. In the olden days people would dehydrate foods by drying them in the sun. Such foods included tomatoes, and sun dried tomatoes were a delicacy in those days. People would also dry meat or smoke it in order to preserve it. This preservation quality […]

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hiking breakfast photo by Jason Gullifer

Fulfilling Hiking Breakfasts

Instant oatmeal is one of the favorite hiking breakfast meals when backpacking. But why not add variety to your breakfast meals to increase the enjoyment you receive on your hike? Even plain oatmeal can be dressed up to add additional enjoyment at the start of your hiking day. Here are a few recipes for hiking […]

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Pistachios for hikers trail mix

Are Pistachios In Your Healthy Trail Mix?

Whether you are on a day hike or a multiple day backpacking trip, it is important to have healthy snacks available. These snacks need to be portable, delicious, and nutritious. Fueling your body with healthy foods is important to keep your energy up especially when the sun is beating down. The antioxidants in pistachios help […]

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