Scout Ready Recipes From Our Latest Book

Reader question “What are some go to recipes that are ‘Scout Ready’ recipes?” From teaching backcountry cooking classes in the past to Scout groups, I know the young men like it simple, hearty, and with minimal cleanup. It also needs ample serving sizes. After…

The Tale of The Raw Oreo

A few years ago, on a lovely trip in the Cascade Mountains, I took a treat with me called the “Raw Oreo”. It was a phenomenal treat. These are for cooler weather trips, where high calorie is essential. If you can have nuts, these…

Love Couscous? Looking For Recipes?

While couscous can be a “love it or hate it” ingredient, it is perfect for backpacking meals. It is nearly instant, precooked and can be prepped with just cold water if you prefer. Being that it is simply a small pasta, it is important…