Backpacking specific cookware is exceptionally lightweight so that you barely feel the weight within the pack on your back, and designed to pack up small and take up little room. Cooking while backpacking or thru-hiking is typically focused on meals prepared by simply boiling water; therefore, these types of cooksets probably aren't the best for making complicated meals like chicken marsala. The G4Free Outdoor Camping Set and the Snow Peak Titanium Multi Compact Cookset are the two models of cookware we tested that fit solely into this category. The GSI Outdoors Bugaboo Camper set is the largest set of cookware we tested, and really the only one that would be difficult to cross over into the backpacking category, unless you are dividing the pieces up among several people.
Enjoy hearty meals on the trail with a friend with the GSI Outdoors® Bugaboo Backpacker Cookset. This 2-person cookset helps backpackers enjoy great outdoor meals without lugging their home cookware along. The easy-to-pack Backpacker gives trailside cooks everything needed to fix and serve a wonderful meal out in the wild. Part of the nFORM® Crossover System, the set's individual components nest together when the cooking and eating are finished for a compact, easy-to-carry package that's easy to bring along. Set includes: a 2L Bugaboo Pot, Gripper removable folding handle, a crushproof, heat-resistant lid with integrated strainer, 8'' frypan, room for cook stove (sold separately), 2 Cascadian insulated mugs, 2 Cascadian bowls, 2 Sip-it lids, and a nylon welded sink/stuff sack. Made of hard, lightweight aluminum coated with high-temperature paint, the Bugaboo pot and frypan feature a non-stick Teflon coating over the cooking area. Weight: 28.8 oz. Dimensions: 8.2'' x 8.2'' x 5.4''.
Our Top Pick Award for Backpacking goes to the for its high scores in Weight, Ease of Use and Packability. This set is our reviewers go-to cookware for backpacking specific applications, because it can easily fit an entire cooking system within it, as well as the cylindrical shape that helps eliminate dead spots while packing a backpacking pack. And if you're cooking for large groups, make sure to check out the .
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