The reason why people love to camp out is just how the peaceful that can the camping activity can bring to someone’s soul and spirits. The activities in the camping trip is not only about hiking, or fishing but also spending time cooking and enjoy the moment with family and friends.
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Before you backpackers to go camping, here are the types of stoves that you can choose from before hitting the road.
These stoves pack down so light and so small that they will have no problem to get fit inside your cooking set. The fuel is have a wide range of choices, so you can choose if you want to cook with white gas, propane or just cooking in the traditional way, dried woods. This stove is so light and you can carry it more than one except for alternative one. Make sure that you asked the retailer about the type of stove that suitable for you to bring according to where your camp is going to be.
Maybe it is new for you to the car camping, but if you have a lot to things to bring in your camping, car camping really helps you in storage support. Car camping have two burners usually, and maybe with a griddle too. You don’t have to bring any small size of stove, because this big and moving one really can give you all the cooking needs.
Homemade stove sometimes available in small, basic and different shapes. But homemade stoves are very budget friendly camping stove and usually made from inexpensive products.
Cooking methods from boiling to simmering
Your stove really can offer you slow cooking or fast cooking and all you need to do is to choose it correctly. You can boil water, rehydrate you dried processed food, or even using snow for water. There are also backpacking stove that have simmering control that make cooking more effective and convenient.
Manufacturers provide estimates of the time or how quick it needs to take for certain food to cook in their specific model of backpacking stove. Here are some tips to it.
Tips for simmering or boiling cooking method:
- Integrated canister systems offering to boil water the fastest while also using minimal of fuel.
- Canister stoves boil water pretty quickly, and some of the models are good to excellent at simmering method and also the favorite for camping chef.
- Liquid-fuel stoves do boil water very quickly, even performs so well in cold weather.
- Alternate-fuel stoves are designed and intended primarily for boiling method, though they are reasonably slower, but it is suitable for the water boiling and grilling too.
Remember, every time backpackers to go camping maybe with friends or in group, bringing two or more backpacking stoves is a wise action to do. Do not forget to bring another cooking equipment to make sure that your cooking activity in the camping going to be more convenient and easy. Do not forget to bring extra canister or fuels if you are spending weeks in the camping trip.