4 replies [Last post]
Offline
Location: Nashville, TN
Joined: 12/24/2007
Posts: 11
Drop Camp Menu

I have hunted my whole life in the south, therefore I'm a Western rookie Brick Wall,) . What food goods work well on wilderness drop camp hunt? We plan on hunting for 10 days in the Selway Bitterroot area of Idaho.

Any advice would help.

Location: Colorado
Joined: 07/09/2006
Posts: 260
Drop Camp Menu

Mountain House

Offline
Location: Montana
Joined: 08/08/2008
Posts: 43
Drop Camp Menu

mountain house, granola bars, nacho cheese doritos

hellomcfly's picture
Offline
Location: Denver Colorado
Joined: 04/29/2007
Posts: 318
Drop Camp Menu

MRE

exbiologist's picture
Offline
Moderator
Location: Colorado
Joined: 09/19/2008
Posts: 2399
Drop Camp Menu

Thats awfullly ambitious for a western rookie. You better think a lot about your safety and navigation (I hope you have a GPS and 20 batteries if you are out for 10 days). By drop camp, I assume you mean an outfitter is dropping you off by horse back with all the supplies. If thats the case, use heavier canned items with lots of carbohydrates. Mountain House is great for backpack hunts, but if you have the luxury of additional weight go with foods you actually want to eat (not that Mountain House is bad).

Related Forum Threads You Might Like

ThreadThread StarterRepliesLast Updated
"Potluck" Colorado Drop Camp Rifle Elk Huntshinbone704/23/2007 16:37 pm
Drop Camp Outfitters?Lsutigerz212/25/2002 14:25 pm
Caribou Unguided Drop Camp Huntshawkeye270803/27/2012 20:20 pm
Colorado drop campg man46604/16/2011 20:31 pm
Drop Camp Alaska in 2010 ??? Suggestionsnyhunta704/23/2010 17:25 pm