Outlandish: Fuel Your Epic by Morgan SjogrenOutlandish: Fuel Your Epic by Morgan Sjogren

Outlandish: Fuel Your Epic

byMorgan Sjogren

Paperback | May 15, 2019

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Outlandishis a sun-soaked starter manual to fueling your own epic.In this guide, the canyoneering wordsmith and adventurer Morgan Sjogren shows how outdoor adventure can become your lifestyle. Through her riveting personal stories, flavorful recipes, and the book's gotta-go-there photographs, Sjogren shares her advice and lessons learned from years exploring the desert Southwest while living out of her canary-yellow Jeep Wrangler.Outlandishis a gorgeous guide to a more adventurous life.

InOutlandish, Sjogren shows how to sleep better in a car, build a cooking fire, overcome calamity, repurpose bacon grease, leave no trace, sun-dry tomatoes on your car hood, cook food on a hot engine block, and select practical gear for your tailgate kitchen. Equipped with little more thanOutlandish, a backpacking stove, a cooler, and a few staple foods, you can seek out your own adventures fueled by Sjogren's inspiring outdoor lifestyle as well as her favorite burritos, dandelion salads, campfire blondies, and prickly pear margaritas.

Sjogren offers up dozens of recipes that draw from the places she's been-Sedona, Bears Ears, Yosemite, Silverton, Utah-and help her tell intoxicating tales of exploration and mishap. There are taco recipes remembered from the highest mountain in Mexico and "50 Shades of Burritos" with flavors taken from around the Four Corners.

Outlandishis equal parts fuel for the body and food for the soul. This smart and meaningful guide comes straight from the Utah canyon country and deserts of Arizona to share lessons learned from a life lived in wilderness. Sjogren's exhilarating guide will stoke your desire for adventure while offering tools, tips, and tricks that can help you launch your epic.

Morgan Sjogren ("SHOW gren") is a writer, adventurer, and former elite track athlete turned avid trail runner.A lifelong competitive runner, Morgan has raced sprints on the track to ultramarathons in the mountains, yet she prefers using running as a vehicle to explore wild places. Her writing focuses on human-powered adventure. Sjogren...
Title:Outlandish: Fuel Your EpicFormat:PaperbackDimensions:248 pages, 7.5 × 6 × 0.75 inPublished:May 15, 2019Publisher:VeloPressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1937715957

ISBN - 13:9781937715953

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Table of Contents

Preface: You're Going to Eat That? A Running Bum's Food Philosophy

Introduction: Runaway-Sentenced to Summer

Eastern Sierras to the Four Corners

Into the Desert Maze

Bears Ears National Monument, Utah

*The Basic Bean

*Desert Burger

Granite Hugs

Yosemite National Park, California

*Tuolumne Thai Noodles

*Carrot Cake Oatmeal

Running Underground

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah

*Fajita Burritos

Welcome to the Sport of Burro Racing

Creede, Colorado

*Pre-race Avocado Toast

*Monkey Dogs

The Mobile Taco Stand: How to Set Up Your Cooking Space on the Road

Silverton Scavenger Hunt

Silverton, Colorado

*Foraged Dandelion Greens with Wild Raspberries

The Tundrathon Triple

Silverton, Colorado


*What We Really Ate

Mars Coyote

Lake Powell, Utah

*Lake Powell Slop

Running Naked in Monsoon Season

Bears Ears National Monument, Utah

*Comb Ridge Cowgirl Burrito

*Prickly Pear Margaritas

50 Shades of Burritos: 50 Easy to Unusual Combos

Herschel, Trail Blazing Mountain Mutt

Prescott, Arizona

*Banana Pancakes

Sky Skating

Eastern Sierras, California and Silverton, Colorado

*Stick to Your Ribs Alfredo Pasta

*What We Really Ate

No Exit Route

Page, Arizona

*Veggie-fornia Burrito

Mexico's Highest Taco Stand

Pico de Orizaba, Mexico

*Tacos Veracruz

*Fried Ham and Potato Tacos

*Fan-Tang Sports Drink

Bacon-Packing: 5 Ways to Live on Bacon

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah


*Cowboy Cookout Toast

*Cooking with Bacon Grease

*Bacon Jerky

*Dehydrated Biscuits and Gravy Bacon Burritos

Burrito Uprising

Yosemite National Park, California

*Model Diet Veggie Wraps

The Endless Road Trip

The West!

*Sam's Van Salad

*Homemade Sun-dried Tomatoes

*Rainbow Thai Burritos

Fat Ass: Why I Signed Up for a Race I Knew I Couldn't Finish

Silverton, Colorado

*Drop Bag Burritos

*Bagels Rancheros

*Jalapeno Popper Burrito

*Campfire Peanut Butter Blondies

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