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#171033 - 10/28/12 11:03 PM Outdoor Herbivore
Hermes (Nick G) Offline
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Registered: 10/28/12
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Hey guys,

I've been looking into vegetarian trail food for my 2013 AT thru hike, and I ran across a site the other day that I haven't heard mentioned elsewhere-- outdoorherbivore.com

They seem to be exactly the sort of retailer I've been looking for--they sell lots of apparently good quality, low processed backpack meals.

Does anyone have any experience with them? I'm excited to try out their food, and wondering if I shouldn't place a bulk purchase for the discount.

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For those of you who may know me, I'm no longer a BPL user, but went as Nick G. I'm currently HermesUL on Whiteblaze, and hiked the Long Trail July 6-23 as Hermes.

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#171062 - 10/29/12 12:44 PM Re: Outdoor Herbivore [Re: Hermes (Nick G)]
sarbar Offline
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They make nice meals - I have tried them. Having said that, I would suggest you try a few out first smile
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#171073 - 10/29/12 04:04 PM Re: Outdoor Herbivore [Re: Hermes (Nick G)]
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Just to throw out another brand: Enertia Trail Foods have no meat in them. I know some hikers who have been happy with at least some of their offerings. I make my own or repackage from #10 cans with extra veggies and proteins added.

CM

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#171081 - 10/29/12 08:55 PM Re: Outdoor Herbivore [Re: CamperMom]
OregonMouse Offline
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Isn't Mary Jane's Farm also vegetarian?

Welcome to the forum, Nick!


Edited by OregonMouse (10/29/12 08:56 PM)
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#171111 - 10/30/12 12:24 PM Re: Outdoor Herbivore [Re: OregonMouse]
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Most of her stuff is, outside of the few organic beef meals they introduced a few years back smile
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