Frequently Asked Questions

We’ve had the same challenge. You can’t carry-on or check camping gas/combustables in your luggage. Please respect that and don’t be a weasel. For every trip that we go on out of our backyard, we research a camping or sports store at our destination. It’s also a great time to chat with a local and get some tips.

For 2 people, per day of hiking, we recommend 1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner and any snacks you like. Plus plenty of water. For 4 people, per day of hiking, we recommend 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners and any snacks you like. Also good to overplan a little for when Jake gets really hungry. (everyone has a friend named Jake that’s hungry) Plus plenty of water.

Nice! Good on ya. You can easily download multiple recipes to fit your needs. We also understand that weight can be a factor. Maybe have a MONTyBOCA fresh meal/heavier meal on night one, then go to the jerky and packaged dry meals. Need more help? Let Chef Corso currate your trip for you.

It’s only a few dollars, depending on the recipe and usually less to any freeze-dried meal. Would you rather have fresh food or packaged food on your trip?

Oh man….so many great places. And it can be daunting with that much beauty out there. Find a local park or natural preserve. Go somewhere new. Where ever you are, there is something pretty to see. Check out these sites for some options: http://www.alltrails.com , http://www.outdoorproject.com

No more than 5 min

Mont = short for mountain. We like going into the mountains Boca = mouth. We eat with our mouth. Sounds like a great combo to us!

Yes it is! Yes it will! Most recipes are very filling. But if you’re concerned about being hungry…..pack a second recipe and share the load!

No worries! Take it out! Exchange it for something you think is the bees knees!

No problem! Do your best to find something close and it should work just fine. And who knows…? maybe you just stumbled on a great new recipe!

All recipes are formatted for approximately a 1.5 L stove. Each recipe can be cut on 1/4 or 1/2 depending on your stove. These recipes are great jumping off points for flavor ideas and combinations and can be modified for smaller portions.

It’s a great and easy present for yourself! You deserve to be able to cook up great food anywhere! But we also have a bunch of NO BURNER recipes for you.

That’s ok! All recipes are super easy to shop for and cook up…all in 30 min or less. You can do it!

Sure! that would be amazing. Reach out to us at eatwell@montyboca.com to see if we are in your region

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