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The 10 Budgeting Mistakes that Everyone Makes

The 10 Budgeting Mistakes that Everyone Makes

  The liberating feeling of going for a hike or spending a week in the woods, for┬ámany, promptly ends when we return to our daily[Read More…]

by January 6, 2015 0 comments Skills
Gluten Free Backpacking Food on a Budget

Gluten Free Backpacking Food on a Budget

After a little planning I worked out a menu for the trip that cost $48.60 – one third of the cost of a freeze dried menu and that only weighed 160 ounces or 12 pounds – including the bear canister. I ate 13 meals that averaged 2300 calories, 250g carbs, 100g fat, and 100g of protein per day! At the end of the trip I still had some food leftover – even after off-loading a bunch with a thru hiker and trading some for toilet paper with another group of hikers!

by December 6, 2012 0 comments Food, Skills