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How to make backcountry camping Thanksgiving dinner

How to make backcountry camping Thanksgiving dinner

Jump to recipe Whether you plan on camping during Thanksgiving or you’re just looking for some easy and delicious backcountry meal ideas to add to your meal plan, this recipe has got you covered. I’ve made Thanksgiving dinner at least three separate times now while...

Tips for keeping beer cold while camping

Tips for keeping beer cold while camping

If you love camping, then you know that there's nothing quite like enjoying a cold beer at the end of a long day by the campfire. But keeping your beer cold while camping can be a challenge—especially when you don't have access to a refrigerator. Luckily, there are...

The best way to boil water while camping

The best way to boil water while camping

You've just woken up inside you're tent, and the first thing that comes to mind is: Coffee (or maybe tea). But gosh darn it, it takes forever to boil water while camping! Some of the biggest challenges involved with boiling water include: Weather conditions that can...

The best camping foods for diabetics

The best camping foods for diabetics

I'm not a diabetic, but I certainly know people who are. Those who have diabetes and enjoy camping may be understandably concerned about managing their glucose levels while away from home and the comforts of daily routines. As someone who previously turned to overly...

How to pack eggs for camping

How to pack eggs for camping

Eggs are a breakfast favourite on any camping trip—probably because they're so versatile. Hello bacon and eggs, omelettes, quiches, and scrambles! But packing them? Good luck with that! It can be a total pain to try to figure out how to pack eggs for a camping trip...

The best canned food for camping

The best canned food for camping

When it comes to making meals on a camping trip, easy and convenient is always best. Canned food is great because it doesn't require refrigeration, has a very long shelf life, and is ready to eat as soon as you open it. The big downside, however, is that canned food...

3 super easy winter camping cooking meals to try

3 super easy winter camping cooking meals to try

Winter is a great time to go camping. No, seriously! It's never too cold to go camping, and we've been known to venture out in extreme cold in the middle of February. But what to eat? And how? Roasting a sausage on a stick just doesn't quite have the same appeal to it...

How to keep milk cold when camping

How to keep milk cold when camping

Milk is one of those staple items that can be hard to give up when you're planning a camping trip. Since milk needs to stay cold, it can be tricky to keep it from spoiling during your trip. If you can figure it out though, it's probably worth it. Milk makes the...

How to pack bread for camping

How to pack bread for camping

Bread is great for sandwiches, French toast, or even just with some peanut butter for a super quick snack. But knowing exactly how to pack bread for camping can be kind of tricky. First of all, you don’t want your bread to get squished. This is easier than you think...

How to keep food from freezing when winter camping

How to keep food from freezing when winter camping

When Ross and I went on our very first hot tent camping trip in -35°C (-31°F) weather in the middle of February, we definitely learned a thing or two about the effects of extreme cold. But one of the things we didn’t know going into it was how to keep food from...

How to cook pizza over a campfire

How to cook pizza over a campfire

You’d think that figuring out how to cook pizza over a campfire would be easy, but there’s a bit of a learning curve. Ross and I have done it enough times now that we’ve got the process down, but it wasn’t always that way. The biggest problem with cooking pizza over a...

What’s the best cheese for backpacking and camping?

What’s the best cheese for backpacking and camping?

If you’re a cheese lover, you know just how important it is to bring along with you on your trips. But not all types of cheese are made equal. The best cheese for backpacking—and for camping in general—needs to hit a few key qualities and characteristics that make it...

10 healthy camping snacks to fuel you up

10 healthy camping snacks to fuel you up

Going camping means you need snacks—lots of snacks! Healthy camping snacks are always better than junk food, and this is something that Ross and I are trying to prioritize more for our trips. While we certainly do love to pack a jumbo-sized bag of M&Ms and a...

What’s the best way to make coffee while camping?

What’s the best way to make coffee while camping?

Knowing the best way to make coffee while camping can mean the difference between a great day and a terrible one. Or at least this is true for coffee drinkers like myself! When you’re at camp, you don’t have your fancy Keurig machine or your go-to barista to make you...

How to safely take meat camping

How to safely take meat camping

Taking meat camping can be a challenge if you’re going in warm weather. But what would a camping trip be without being able to enjoy a burger, steak, or sausage on a bun? The trouble with taking meat camping is that there’s a higher risk of spoilage (and therefore...

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We’re Elise and Ross, avid backcountry campers and outdoor adventurers! We started Gone Camping Again as a way to share our knowledge and experience about wilderness living and travel. Our hope is that we inspire you to get outside and enjoy all that nature has to offer!

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