AT Hiker Dale Sanders “Grey Beard” Q&A at Harmony House HQ

Posted by Harmony House Foods on 4/4/2017 to News
AT Hiker Dale Sanders “Grey Beard” Q&A at Harmony House HQ
Dale Sanders, better known as Grey Beard, is well on his way to becoming the oldest person ever to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail (he’ll be 82 when he finishes the trail in September or October). Harmony House Foods is proud to be sponsoring Dale on his trip and we invited him to visit us at our headquarters in Franklin, North Carolina, when he passed through on the AT.

 

Harmony House Interviews Dale Sanders: The Backpacker Seeking to Become the Oldest Person to Ever Thru-hike the Appalachian Trail

Posted by Harmony House Foods on 3/14/2017 to News
Harmony House Interviews Dale Sanders: The Backpacker Seeking to Become the Oldest Person to Ever Thru-hike the Appalachian Trail
Dale Sanders currently holds the world record as the oldest man to have solo paddled the entire Mississippi River. Dale—who is also known as the Grey Beard Adventurer—completed the course, traveling some 2,320 miles from the Mississippi’s source in Lake Itasca, Minnesota, to the Gulf of Mexico over a three-month period. He and his record-breaking trip on the Mississippi were profiled in the 2016 documentary film Dale Sanders: Source to Sea.

3 Ways to Chili Out This Winter

Posted by Harmony House Foods on 2/8/2017 to Recipes
3 Ways to Chili Out This Winter

At Harmony House, we find that when the winter blues are getting us down, there is nothing better than a bowl of hot and delicious vegetarian chili to cheer us up. We love veggie chili so much that we created three unique, delicious recipes for our customers using our premium quality dried beans and vegetables (though, you could count them as six because we offer a seasoned and unseasoned version of each)!

Harmony House Backpacking Soup & Chili Kit vs. the Trail Ready Soup & Chili Pack: Which is Right for You?

Posted by Harmony House Foods on 1/13/2017 to Backpacking & Camping
Harmony House Backpacking Soup & Chili Kit vs. the Trail Ready Soup & Chili Pack: Which is Right for You?
Backpackers love our dried soup and chili mixes and blends because they are tasty, nutritious, lightweight, and easy to cook on the trail. To make meal planning for long distance backpacking trips simple, Harmony House offers two different dehydrated soup and chili variety packs. Yes, you can get all of the meals for your next backpacking trip shipped to you in one box! Hikers can choose between our Backpacking Soup & Chili Kit or our Trail Ready Gourmet Soup & Chili Pack.

ThruEat.com Puts Harmony House to the Test and the Results are...Bananas

Posted by Harmony House Foods on 10/17/2016 to Backpacking & Camping
ThruEat.com Puts Harmony House to the Test and the Results are...Bananas

ThruEat.com is an awesome online resource for backpackers that’s run by two working professionals out of Southern California with a deep passion for the outdoors, and developing the best thru-hiking meals to help them go the distance. Recently, they reached out and asked to review our award-winning Backpacking Kit. When they got it, and tried the Backpacking Kit, they were blown away. Here’s a sampling from their blog about their first time ever using Harmony House dehydrated foods.

Your Tips on How to Use Tomato Powder

Posted by Harmony House Foods on 8/25/2016 to Recipes
Tomato Powder is one of the most versatile, useful dehydrated food products on the planet. Almost any recipe that calls for fresh or canned tomatoes can be enriched by adding our powdered dehydrated tomatoes. Here are some recipes and tips on how to use Tomato Powder we've collected from our loyal customers.

Meal Planning Tips and Recipes for Backpackers, Hikers, and Campers

Posted by Harmony House Foods, Inc. on 4/29/2016 to Backpacking & Camping
Harmony House Backpacking FoodAre you looking for recipes for one pot meals, info on how to make food plans for camping trips, or tips on trail cooking? We've put together this list of online resources that will help you plan delicious trail meals, whether you are camping for a weekend or going on a six month backpacking trip. 

The Challenge of Gluten-Free Backpacking Meals

Posted by Harmony House Foods, Inc. on 5/13/2015 to Backpacking & Camping
Gluten Free FoodsLife on the trail is not for the faint of heart! Changing weather, hazardous terrain, and wildlife pose unpredictable challenges. And then, of course, there’s food. No plumbing or refrigeration makes food storage, preservation, and preparation extremely difficult. Those combined with the need for a gluten-free diet can seem overwhelming.

Easy Trail Snacks for Hiking

Posted by Harmony House Foods, Inc. on 11/19/2014 to Backpacking & Camping
Harmony House Freeze Dried FruitTo keep safe, healthy, and feeling great on any hike, make sure you pack lots of water and high-energy snacks.

Vegetarian Backpacking Options

Posted by Harmony House Foods, Inc. on 6/23/2014 to Backpacking & Camping
Harmony House Backpacking KitA few additions to your food bag can make vegetarian backpacking meals more delicious and nutritious. Here are some vegetarian food options for hikers that will add variety to your trail diet as well as protein, vitamins, fiber and minerals—without adding a lot of weight to your pack.