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Cold Weather Recipe: Cheesy Potato Soup

By Brooke Ortel on Jan 23, 2020
Photo by Jordan Cranch

When you’re tired and chilly after a rainy hike or day of backcountry skiing, this hearty soup is a perfect way to refuel. A classic from the iconic NOLS Cookery, our favorite potato soup is guaranteed to warm you up. Even your grumpiest pal can’t stay hangry with a bowl of cheesy goodness!

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Topics: backcountry cooking, recipe, camping, NOLS cookery, video, backcountry recipe, food-gear, food

Camping Recipe: How to Make a Backcountry Pie

By Brooke Ortel on Nov 26, 2019
Photo by Jordan Cranch

Let’s face it: No meal is truly complete without dessert. Even (or maybe especially) when you’re camping. This classic fruit pie is guaranteed to satisfy your sweet tooth after a long day of hiking—and put a smile on your friends’ faces.

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Topics: backcountry cooking, recipe, camping, NOLS cookery, dessert, video, food-gear, food

Transform Your Backcountry Cooking with the New NOLS Cookery

By Helen Wilson on Nov 30, 2017

“We’re out of food!” Josh shouted as his group hiked into the campsite on the last night of the course.

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Topics: Behind the Scenes, recipe, NOLS cookery, education, backcountry recipe