We know you need calories… major calories. And we know that you will be up at all hours to bag your prize-winning game. Backpacker’s Pantry has delicious, high-calorie, and high-quality comfort food to fuel your hunt. Only requiring boiling water or simple cooking, your meal is ready in minutes. Now put on your waders, sight in your scope or wake up your dogs—no matter your game of choice, we’re ready.Shop Now
Get a hearty start to the day with our Colorado omelette. All-natural, free-range eggs provide the base, and we top it off with a scramble of cheddar cheese, bell peppers, and onions. The best part? All you need to prepare this delicious, protein-packed, camp-friendly breakfast is a non stick pan, 1 cup of boiling water, and enough time to stir everything up before cooking.
Power on with power foods. Add this mix of leafy spinach, kale, and ground turmeric to your scrambled eggs for a healthy dose of super greens and natural protein. All natural ingredients, with added protein from hemp seed.
This easy to prepare, high protein, pancake mix will have you fueled for a day of adventureing! Simply add water, mix, and cook in a pan or griddle.
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.
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 meal of chicken with rice and a rich gravy. This meal is also one of our original recipes. Simple, yet deliscious. Give it a try!
New for 2018! This long time Canadian favorite is making its debut in the USA. A premium meal worth every penny. 510 calories per serving and 28 grams of serious protein from lean beef and organic, non-gmo Textured Soy Protein. Vegetables, brown rice, creamy peanut butter & Thai spices make this meal a winner. We can’t wait until you try it!
Our sweet and sour chicken merges a perfect blend of sweet and sour spices with rice, pineapple, bell peppers, carrots, and all-natural chicken. We believe the food you eat while enjoying your favorite outdoor activities should be flavorful and easy to prepare, so try this on for size: all that stands between you and your next meal is some boiling water and 15-20 minutes of hydration time.
Our classic Italian dish of spaghettini noodles smothered in a rich tomato sauce. Complete with a packet of extra virgin olive oil to complete the sauce. Simply add two and a half cups of boiling water, stir, and let sit for 20 minutes. Voila! Just like Grandma used to make.
In addition to our freeze-dried salsa pouches, you can enjoy this tasty blend of jalapeños, chili pepper, tomatoes, chia and hemp seeds. This medium heat spicy and sweet classic is made with love right in Boulder, Colorado, in collaboration with Mountain Standard. It’s a healthy, lightweight camp essential that’s perfect with chips, eggs, potatoes, on a burger, mixed with sour cream instead of water, and more.
Green chiles are a southwestern meal staple and they give any dish an extra burst of flavor. Now, you can bring along your favorite green chile salsa on all of your camping adventures. We’ve collaborated with Mountain Standard to bring campers like you this delicious blend of roasted green chiles, garlic, onion, chia seeds, and hemp seeds. This spicy treat is great with chips, eggs, potatoes, on a burger, mixed with sour cream instead of water, and more.
Just like the real thing. This melt in your mouth, literally, treat is a fantastic snack or dessert option. No need for refrigeration. Simply remove the freeze-dried ice cream sandwich from the pouch and enjoy!
Why choose one flavor for your Ice Cream Sandwich? Have our Neapolitan Ice Cream Sandwich instead. Strawberry, vanilla, and chocolate ice creams are freeze-dried between a couple of delicious chocolate cookie wafers. So good you might not want to share!
Can you believe it? Coconut Key lime Pie in a pouch. You must try it to believe! So light and flavorful. Just add cold water and wait ten minutes. You will be transported to the Florida Keys.
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.
Spice up your next trail-side breakfast with our traditional Indian rice pudding. This low sodium, soy free delight is full of almonds and raisins, plus an exotic spice blend of cardamom, orange peel, and honey. Prepare it by adding 1-1 1/2 cups of boiling water to the pouch. Stir well, let the mixture sit for 15-20 minutes, give it one final stir, and serve. You can also create a make-ahead cold breakfast with 2 cups of water and several hours of hydration time. And here’s another little secret: this dish is also perfect for dessert.
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.
This not-too-sweet dessert is just what you need after a day on the trails, and preparing it is a breeze. The only prep work standing between you and your chocolate mousse (with a touch of coffee flavor) is 1 cup of water, 2 minutes of brisk whisking, and 13 minutes of patiently waiting. Don’t forget to add the delicious graham cracker crumbs!