Road Trip Tested: Winter Edition

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again (and again and again): we’re not into stuff for the sake of stuff. But reliable gear that helps folks adventure and explore, we’re totally into that! Which is why we geared up a family for a winter road trip to test products from Mountain House, Teton Sports, Solo Stove, Orion Coolers, Coffee Wick, and GoCamp Rentals. And now one lucky winner has a shot at winning the same items (new, of course!). Enter by providing your email address below. And then tune in to Facebook and Instagram for chances to earn … Continue reading

Happy National Picnic Month!

Happy National Picnic Month from all of us here at Mountain House! You did know July is National Picnic Month, right? –> scroll down or click here to enter to win a 3 Day Food Supply! Well, all right, so Picnic Month may not be the highest-profile designated month, but it certainly is a universally appealing one. Who doesn’t like a meal shared outdoors on a sunny afternoon? (There’s probably an anti-picnic faction out there, but hey: National Picnic Month isn’t a mandatory celebration. And plus we reckon most of our outdoorsy, food-focused Mountain House community can get behind the … Continue reading

River Tested Gear Guide + Giveaway

RIVER TESTED -THE RIGHT GEAR MATTERS At Mountain House we believe that the right ingredients matter. We keep this close to heart as we develop new meals in our kitchen so that our customers can travel light and eat well always. And we extend the same philosophy to our personal outdoor gear so that we can savor the adventure, without being bogged down by unnecessary (or inadequate!) gear. Invest in what works, and enjoy the peace of mind of being well fed and appropriately outfitted for adventure. We hit the river over Memorial Day weekend to put some gear to the … Continue reading

Trail Tested Gift Guide & Giveaway!

Trail Tested: A New Way to Share the Products We Love. The holidays are nearly upon us. Soon we’ll be up to our eyeballs in ads and promoted posts telling us what we HAVE to buy for that special outdoor-enthusiast in our lives. But at Mountain House, we believe that buying stuff for the sake of buying stuff is an old game, and now more than ever folks are seeking the gift of experience. Because it’s experience that builds treasured memories and compels us to get outdoors more! So we sought out some of our personal trail tested favorite products from … Continue reading

5 Inspiring Camping Pics to Get You Outside!

We view the outdoors as sacred places of exploration and adventure, and we’re pretty sure you do, too. Our meals fuel this adventure, and we want to provide some more fuel for you: 5 pictures to inspire you to pack your packs and hit the trail. All these images are from our contests on The Dyrt, one for Illinois and one for Wisconsin. Anyone who’s ever camped in these two states can enter our contests by submitting campsites reviews to Submitting a review automatically enters you to win a contest, and at the same time you’re helping us make … Continue reading