DEADLINE TO REGISTER: BY MIDNIGHT, 1 DAY BEFORE THE EVENT (MARCH 9)
Join Backcountry Women for a two-part series covering everything you need to prep your food for this year's adventures. Join the conversation as we share tips, recipes and tools to ensure you enjoy nutritious and delicious food on your trips.
Sign up for one or both sessions. Click here for the first session
PART II – Dehydrating Your Own Food
Make your own delicious, nutritious dehydrated snacks and meals for your next backcountry trip. In this workshop we’ll cover the ins and outs of dehydrating to make your food the talk of the trail. Join the conversation as we discuss:
- What to look for in a dehydrator and what accessories are helpful
- What foods can and can’t be dehydrated
- Dehydrating full meals vs individual ingredients
- How to prepare and dry different foods
- How to know if food is dried safely
- How to store dried food and how to pack it for trips
- How to re-hydrate and cook food on the trail
- Tips, tricks and favorite recipes from the trail
Facilitator Getty Stewart
Getty is an experienced backcountry enthusiast who enjoys extended hiking, kayaking and canoe trips as much as she loves good food. When not outdoors, this Professional Home Economist writes and teaches about growing, cooking and preserving local, seasonal foods. Getty’s workshops are always fun and packed with practical tips, tasty recipes and great stories from the trail. Get a sneak peek at her dehydrating tips and recipes at www.gettystewart.com.
** PARTICIPANTS WHO JOIN BOTH WORKSHOPS (Planning Your Meals for Overnight Trips & Dehydrating Your Own Food) WILL BE ENTERED INTO A DRAW FOR OUR BRAND NEW BACKCOUNTRY WOMEN NECK / FACE COVER!**
Time & location: The workshop begins promptly at 7:00 PM CST. This will be an interactive online workshop that will run approximately 2 hours. Participants will need a free Zoom account. Further instructions will be emailed out to participants; please download and test your account access prior to the date of the workshop. Participants will receive the course handout prior to the workshop.
Further details will be provided to registered participants. Participants are responsible for having a valid e-mail address, communicating with the event organizer regarding any changes in attendance, and for checking e-mail prior to an event.
This event allows cancellation no less than 7 days before start of event. If you are no longer able to attend, please see our Cancellation Policy.