Alpen Fuel Journal

  • Alpen Fuelers - Chad Ryker of Backcountry Rookies

    We recently interviewed Chad Ryker of Backcountry Rookies.  Backcountry Rookies is a podcast to educate and inspire people to get into the backcoun...
  • Nutrition to Maximize Endurance in the Backcountry

    The key to any endurance endeavor is proper preparation. While ensuring that both your body and mind are ready to tackle the challenge is paramount, it’s equally as important...
  • Alpen Fuel Brands - Peak Refuel

    When Alpen Fuel initially reached out to Peak Refuel with our backcountry food store and subscription program idea, Peak Refuel immediately sent us a box containing...
  • Simply Shredz Original Pork Shreds Review

    Last fall we came across Simply Shredz, a California company that makes dried pulled pork that can be eaten right out of the bag or added to any ty...
  • Alpen Fuel Brands - UnTapped

    Untapped makes unique and forward thinking natural fuel products.  We wanted to get to know a little more about the company so we reached out to Ted King, one of the company co-founders.
  • Alpen Fuel Brands - Tioga Rise Coffee

    Each of Alpen Fuel's backcountry brands has an inspiring story to tell.  Tioga Rise is no different.  We interviewed Bret Wiest, one of the co-founders of this great new brand in order to learn how they started, and where they are headed!
  • Alpen Fuelers - Get To Know You with Stephanie A.

    To launch Alpen Fuel, we celebrated by doing the biggest thing we could think of, giving away a lifetime subscription to our Summit Snack Box!  Our...
  • 4 Backpacking Food Brands To Watch In 2019

    Interest in high quality, lightweight backpacking food has exploded in the last few years.  Each year new companies are started, many of which are...
  • 5 Reasons Everyone Should Own A Satellite Messenger Device

    Cell phone service in the United States is taken for granted.  However, 90% of the world's surface still lacks reliable cell phone coverage.  It's...
  • Backcountry Nutrition 101

    Guest post by Heather's Choice.  Look for Heather's Choice products in the Alpen Fuel store in 2019! Staying fit & fueled in the backcountry O...