Poll | What food do you crave most after a long hike?

Vote now for what sounds best after logging miles.
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Upon crawling out the woods after hiking many miles, you can't bear to crack open another bag of trail mix or freeze-dried rice and beans. You'd much rather replenish your calories with a hot meal that doesn't require mixing with water boiled over your camp stove. We've rounded up eight options, both sweet and salty, that you might desperately crave after a long hike.

While you're thinking of food, which brand makes the tastiest backpacking meals?

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