Cooking Over the Open Fire

Over the years the methods and ingredients used in cooking on the outdoor trips have changed. But this image is recognizable by any St. John’s boy. Taken on a Fall hiking trip, this would have been most student’s introduction to outdoor cooking in the bush. Similar cooking methods were used on canoe trips, dog runs and exploratory trips. Some of you honed  your culinary skills while cooking for these expeditions.

What are your memories of the cuisine on your outdoor trips? Send us your stories.

(Click on the title and scroll to the bottom to submit your stories. Click on the photo to see an enlarged version).