Great camp cooking requires more than a stick and a pack of Jet-Puffed Marshmallows. Take our quiz to see if you've got the tools it takes to move your cuisine from the kitchen to the backcountry.
Question 1 of 20
Which of these is not a factor to consider when choosing cooking tools for camping?
Question 2 of 20
It's important for backpackers to consider the weight of cooking tools. Experts recommend backpackers load packs with no more than what percent of their total body mass?
Question 3 of 20
Which is not a type of backpacking stove?
Question 4 of 20
Liquid fuel stoves burn what types of fuel?
Question 5 of 20
Compressed gas stoves burn what types of fuel?
Question 6 of 20
True or false: All camping stoves can easily be carried in a backpack.
Question 7 of 20
What three metals are most commonly used to make pots and pans designed to be used on backpacking trips?
Question 8 of 20
The first of these is the heaviest metal used to make backpacking pots and pans, and the second is the most expensive.
Question 9 of 20
True or false: Backpackers should leave cooking pot lids at home in an effort to lighten their packs.
Question 10 of 20
For more advanced cooking, how many pots and pans should a backpacker bring on the trail?
Question 11 of 20
Which camping dish are backpackers most likely to leave at home?
Question 12 of 20
True or false: A good camping dish serves multiple purposes.
Question 13 of 20
How many calories must a backpacker consume per day to maintain good health?
Question 14 of 20
True or false: Plastic is the cheapest material from which camping dishes are made, but it's also the heaviest.
Question 15 of 20
To reduce weight, some backpackers carry a tool that's a combination of two eating utensils, known as what?
Question 16 of 20
True or false: Whether a spork is made of plastic, aluminum or titanium, it generally weighs less than 1 ounce (28 grams).
Question 17 of 20
How far away from water sources and your campsite should you wash dishes?
Question 18 of 20
True or false: Some hikers use sand and gravel to scour their dishes.
Question 19 of 20
What item should you avoid using to wash your dishes while camping?
Question 20 of 20