Outdoor Academy: Backcountry Cooking
Part of a three-day series, the Destination Backcountry Academy at OutdoorFest is a great way to learn from local guides. This instructional course will cover the nutritional and logistical aspects of menu planning in the backcountry. you’ll learn what your body needs while on adventure, including replenishing calories and fulfilling nutritional needs. You’ll learn how weight, storage, and cooking method will impact your menu planning and packing, the pros and cons of pre-packaged meals, and the type of gear you will need for your backcountry kitchen. We’ll also share tips for menu planning on a budget, dietary restrictions, and allergies, as well as our favorite places to shop for backcountry supplies.
WHEN: Friday, June 9th, 2017 at 6:30pm
WHERE: Paragon Sports, 867 Broadway, New York, NY 10003
Destination Backcountry:We love sharing with you the most wild and beautiful places in NY! Day & Overnight Adventures Hiking, Backpacking, Holistic Adventures, Canoeing, Survival School and more. Transportation to/from NYC--your choice of B'klyn or Manhattan!--gourmet meals and experienced, knowledgeable, friendly guides, pros at creating a relaxed, welcoming & supportive experience for novice to experienced adventurers.
For sports enthusiasts around the world, Paragon Sports is considered the benchmark of quality for all types of sports equipment and clothing. Privately owned since 1908, we have taken pride in showcasing products from the brands you know and love as well as unique and exceptional brands that you may not be familiar with yet.
You will find everything you need (and more) in a unique "Specialty Shop" environment within our huge single store located at 18th Street and Broadway in New York City.
At Paragon Sports, we are committed to bringing you the most innovative and technologically advanced products in the sports and outdoor field. It is our mission to provide a unique and fulfilling shopping experience to every customer, every time, by setting the standard in customer service and quality product.
With brews by Sierra Nevada Brewing Company