# Camping recipes ### No cooler needed * [Seven Can Soup](https://thepioneerwoman.com/cooking/seven-can-soup/) * any of the boxed "just add boiling water" mixes * just-add-water quick-make noodle mixes * just-add-water quick-make rice mixes (eg. Rice-A-Roni) * instant potatoes * [expensive freeze-dried meals](https://www.rei.com/c/backpacking-food) * [spaghetti w/o meat](https://www.bunsinmyoven.com/one-pot-spaghetti/) * ([more](https://www.beyondthetent.com/camping-food-ideas-no-refrigeration/), [more](https://www.techiecamper.com/lifestyle/camping-food-no-refrigeration/)) Dehydration: * [dehydrating vs freeze-drying](https://beprepared.com/blog/20659/5-differences-dehydrated-freeze-dried-food/) [[2]](https://www.thereadystore.com/food-storage/8376/dehydrated-vs-freeze-dried-food/) [[3]](https://beprepared.com/blog/20659/5-differences-dehydrated-freeze-dried-food/) * [dydrated ground beef](https://www.thesodacanstove.com/trail-foods/dehydrated-ground-beef/index.php) and [other ground/sliced meats](https://www.backpackingchef.com/dehydrating-meat.html) * Mountain House sells [freeze-dried diced meat](https://www.mountainhouse.com/m/category/sides-and-meats.html) (though the cost is as much as a mid-range dehydrator)] * [dehydrated eggs](https://www.offthegridnews.com/how-to-2/how-to-safely-store-eggs-long-term/) * [how to dehydrate without a dehydrator](https://www.livestrong.com/article/204019-how-to-dehydrate-food-with-an-oven-for-backpacking/) [[2]](https://www.cnet.com/how-to/dont-have-a-dehydrator-use-your-oven/) * camping recipes * [instructables.com](https://www.instructables.com/id/4-Days-Camping-No-Cooler/) * [trail.recipes](https://www.trail.recipes/recipe-collection/dehydrated-backpacking-meals/) * [thecampgal.com](https://thecampgal.com/2013/07/30/10-dehydrated-recipes-for-camping/) * [dehydrator reviews](https://www.jerkyholic.com/best-dehydrator-making-beef-jerky/) * learning resources [[1]](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QxVpIHre2ao) [[bottom of this]](https://www.backpacker.com/skills/dehydrate-your-trail-food) * TODO: is it possible to buy jerky, dice it up, and use that as a rehydratable beef? ["11 Canned Meats, Ranked, Because Surely the Apocalypse Is Nigh"](https://www.thrillist.com/eat/nation/taste-test-popular-canned-meats-ranked) ⇐ God, none of that sounds appealing. They left out things like chili and canned tuna. ### No eggs needed (eggs are so messy in the cooler) * [spaghetti](https://www.bunsinmyoven.com/one-pot-spaghetti/) ### Eggs necessary * pancakes