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Rip & Go: Lake of the Clouds to Summit Peak – Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, MI

Hike a high escarpment above a northern forest and Lake Superior.


On the Menu
 
Breakfast 1
On the road
Lunch 1
PB and banana wraps
Dinner 1
Salmon Pesto Rotini
Dessert 1
Copper Country Cake
Breakfast 2
Wraps with cream cheese and dried blueberries and cranberries
Lunch 2
PB&J wraps
Snacks
Salami, cheese, gorp, jerky
 
Salmon Pesto Rotini
Savory backcountry gourmet
 
8 ounces rotini
6-ounce salmon packet
1 ½-ounce pack dry pesto mix
¼ cup diced toasted pecans
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 tablespoons Parmesan cheese
 
Bring four cups of water to a boil, add in pasta, cook until al dente,
and drain. Add oil, ¾ cup water, and pesto mix, stir. Mix in salmon,
pecans, and cheese. Serves two.
 
Copper Country Cake
Everything but the icing
 
5 chocolate wafer cookies, crushed
2 packets powdered orange
2 tablespoons chocolate chips
1 teaspoon sugar
2 ounces cream cheese
 
Combine everything except the cream cheese in a sealable bag and shake. Add cream cheese, seal bag, and squish until blended. Serve in a dish or eat from the bag. Serves two.
 
Grocery List (Aisle # In nearest store below)
 
[ ] bananas (produce)
[ ] trail mix (bulk)
[ ] jerky (1)
[ ] flour tortillas (1)
[ ] Parmesan cheese (1)
[ ] cream cheese (1)
[ ] salami (1)
[ ] cheddar cheese (1)
[ ] chocolate wafer cookies (2)
[ ] peanut butter and jelly (3)
[ ] rotini (3)
[ ] salmon packet (3)
[ ] dry pesto mix (3)
[ ] dried blueberries (4)
[ ] dried cranberries (4)
[ ] toasted pecans (7)
[ ] packet olive oil (7)
[ ] powdered orange (7)
[ ] chocolate chips (7)
[ ] sugar packet (7)
 
NEAREST GROCERY STORE Super One Foods  1009 Holiday Ln., Hurley, WI (715) 561-3000
 
PIT STOP Swing by the Northwoods General Store and Coffeehouse in Wakefield for a ham-and-cheese panini, homemade pie, and a double-scoop cone of Mackinac
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