Boundary Waters Quetico Forum :: BWCA Food and Recipes :: Food ideas
WildernessCooking.com also has a number of excellent recipes.
quote Nrcorey: "Need some simple and cheap ideas for food. What are the best foods to bring? "
Start right in your local grocery store
Try things out at home before you go
Split large packages into smaller with ziplock baggies
On the cheap eats list
Ramon noodles (add what ever you llike)
Instant mashed potatos
New instand hash browns
Instant pizza dought packages that just require water
Instant oatmeal packets
Foil pouches of protein(chicken,tuna,meat ect ect)
Instant rices and noodles
Instant packaged soups
All of the above can be got right off the shelf.
Practice at home with the equiment you're going to be using while camping to work out any kinks
Summer sausage and cheese sandwich with pringles for lunch ( we use the sandwich rounds, which pack nicely in tupperware or some such so they don't get crushed.) Stolen mustard packets. handful of trail mix. Or tuna packets. Or peanut butter tortillas
Dinner: fish and a side like couscous, instant mashed potatoes, etc.
Jambayala mix with fish or foil pack chicken
bear creek soup mix with or without fish. The potato soup turns into a nice bass chowder if you add a nice bass