Whilst we get the site up to speed here are some tasty articles to help you out on other web sites.


Nutrition – A handy article from the Wild Hiker on what food you should take with you on the hills.

Fueling for hikes and climbs – Another handy guide to good nutrition from a qualified nutritionist

Packing list for your camping kitchen – This article from Backpacking magazine gives you tips on what to take with you for cooking

Why backpackers need to eat protein – another article from Backpacking magazine about why you need to pack some protein

There are all kinds of useful things to learn for use at the campsite, not least some cooking and knot tying.

There are some good recipes at the excellent Backpacker magazine web site here …