Book | Trail Fuel: 40 Quick & Easy Recipes for Wilderness Backpacking
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A collection of recipes for wilderness backpacking from the host of the popular podcast, The First 40 Miles.trail Fuel: 40 Quick & Easy Recipes for Wilderness Backpackingmy first experience with preparing food for a backpacking trip was when my husband was prepping for his first backpacking trip since his time as a boy scout. He explained, all I know is that I need foods that are calorie dense.because of the length and intensity of the trip, he needed human rocket fuel.over the course of a few days, we planned his menu, put together calorie-dense meals, and tried to give enough variety for the five day adventure.then something happened that I never expected.i was invited to go.with only a week to prepare, I did a crash course in backpacking. I loaded up my pack with all the necessities of lifeplus some of those calorie dense foods that I had picked out for Josh only days before. And we were off! It was a week of peanut butter packets, granola bars, M&ms, dehydrated dinners, and beautiful vistas!what makes great backpacking food?its calorie-dense.its shelf-stable.its simple to prepare.its a good mix of naughty and nice.its adaptable and idiot-proofwhether you’re new to backpacking or youve been on more trails than you can shake a trekking pole at, this cookbook will inspire you to rethink the essentials, lighten your load, and make the most of your time on the trail. Tags: backpacking for beginners, wilderness backpacking, hiking, camping, food, recipes, cookbook, meals.