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Event: 5-Star Backpacking Cuisine

Date: Friday, February 16, 2024 at 6:30 PM to Friday, February 16, 2024 at 8:00 PM

Location: Cape Girardeau Nature Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Registration or 573-290-5218


Cooking outdoors is a great compliment to many other outdoor activities. Whether you are camping, fishing, hunting, or enjoying your backyard, this program will add another element to your outdoor experience.

Ramen, peanut butter, and trailmix again? Break out of the ordinary and learn to reward yourself at the end of a long hike. This program will focus on lightweight, inexpensive, and original recipes perfect for multiday backpacking and float trips. Additionally, we will discuss and demonstrate, and taste various types of equipment to find the perfect fit for your camp kitchen. This program is perfect for those new to backpacking and seasonsed hikers alike.