Fuel Your Hikes
You need to pack light on the trail. You also need adventure fuel. Get ready for an alpine start with a nutritious (and obviously delicious) breakfast, take a lunch break that will leave you feeling ready to conquer the trail, enjoy a quick snack, and top the day off with a sweet dessert. With so many meal options, it’s tough to choose which ones to take on your next hiking trip. Here are some of our all-time favorite Backpacker's Pantry picks — straight from the outdoor adventure experts!Shop Now
There’s nothing quite like a bowl of warm oatmeal to start your day off right, and our peanut buter and raisin oatmeal is organic, vegan, and high in protein. You’ll love the deliciously crunchy blend of smooth peanut butter and raisins, and preparing your breakfast could hardly be simpler. Remove the peanut butter packet and add to the other ingredients. Add boiling water, mix it all up, and start the 5-minute countdown.
Preparing breakfast doesn’t get any easier than our wholesome granola with oats, real butter, almonds, blueberries, coconut, and milk. It’s an explosion of flavor and nutrition that you can make right from your sleeping bag! Simply add 1 cup of hot or cold water to the pouch and dig in.
Bring a bit of Thailand with you on your next backpacking adventure. Our mango sticky rice is a sweet, black sesame seed-topped Thai delight that’s vegan, soy free, and full of all the delicious mango and coconut flavors you’d expect from this classic dessert. Here’s a bonus secret — our mango sticky rice also makes for a delicious breakfast. All you need is 1-1 1/2 cups of boiling water and 15-20 minutes of patience.
This mouth-watering stroganoff recipe is the ultimate comfort food for wherever your adventures take you. It’s made with all-natural freeze-dried beef, wild forest mushrooms, noodles, and a tangy sour cream sauce to top everything off. Prep is a breeze, too — all you need is a pot, water, and some heat to get that water boiling. 20 minutes later you’ll be enjoying a nutritionally-balanced meal that refuels your body for backpacking, hunting, and all of your other favorite outdoor activities. A delicious, camp-ready entree that’s easy to prepare… is it too good to be true? We’ll let you be the judge.
A classic Italian favorite. Our version combines a rich and creamy Alfredo sauce tossed with roasted red peppers,all-natural chicken and imported Belgian egg noodle pasta. A best seller for over ten years! Bring along a bit of white wine for a truly gourmet meal.
This lasagna is traditional Italian comfort food with an adventure-friendly, and vegetarian, twist. We use a hearty and organic soy protein in lieu of ground beef — and you may have never known the difference. We never skimp on the spices, so your lasagna will be full of your favorite Italian seasonings. Then there’s the tomatoes, Parmesan cheese, and perfectly cooked, plump noodles. You’ll hardly believe a pot, water, heat, and 20 minutes of rehydration time is all that lies between you and a nutritionally balanced meal. Bon appetite!
A truly unique and delicious dehydrated meal. We source line caught, Alaskan, salmon that is slow smoked. Each pouch contains a two ounce portion of smoked salmon. The salmon rests on a bed of spaghettine tossed with a basil pesto, slivered almonds, and sun dried tomatoes.
Protein-packed salsa for post-adventure snacking, and savory meal prep. A blend of whole black beans, golden corn, and bites of sweet mango that goes great served with chips, tacos, and your favorite grilled meals. All natural ingredients, with added protein from hemp and chia seed.
We can’t take the credit for this one, but we’re sure you’ll love these little packets of nut buttery goodness from Peanut Butter & Co. Every packet is full of delicious, all-natural peanut butter that’ll keep your body fueled and ready for your next hike. It’s great on it’s own, or paired with apples, crackers, bananas, celery, and anything else you can think of!
Our chef's sweet and satisfying twist on this classic French treat is sure to have you looking forward to dessert after setting up camp. If you’re wondering whether this treat comes complete with a burnt sugar topping, never fear — you’ll get the full creme brulee experience, no blow torch required. You won’t even need hot water for this one, because this sweet treat can be made with cold water.
Sinful dark chocolate cheesecake that only requires cold water? It is possible! Our dark chocolate cheesecake is rich, creamy, and comes complete with chocolate cookie crumbs to top it all off. Once you’ve added water, mixed everything up, and sprinkled the chocolate crumb topping over the filling, a mere 10 minutes is all that stands between you and a dessert you’ll want to bring along hiking again and again.