Eating the right foods while backpacking fuel you to push farther along the trail to reach that fantastic vista you’re after, making backcountry cooking a key skill. Learn hygiene tips, bear safety, culinary creativeness and kitchen efficiency with Backpacker's expert advice on how to maintain a top-notch kitchen in the wild.
This backpacking staple can do more than make sandwiches.
Leave the freeze-dried meals at home and treat yourself to a gourmet trail meal with our most popular recipes.
Make these flavorful dishes and you won't need to dump Tabasco on your dinner.
Nothing provides comfort like chocolate—whether it's in a savory soup or a warm mug on a cold night.
Sometimes you just want a little more than a flask of whiskey. Wow your hiking partners with these 13 recipes.
Pack in sweet, creamy flavor with these fall-inspired recipes.
Turn up the fun factor with stuffed fruits and veggies. Best part? No dishes required.