Brew on the Go: Great Ways to Get Your Coffee Fix Outdoors

With the weather starting to get nicer, you’re probably making plans to get outside as often as possible. We all know that stopping by your favorite coffee shop before going on an adventure is a must, but why not make an afternoon while you’re out communing with nature as well? Check out these handy tips to make your own brew outside.

Cowboy Coffee

If you need to look tough while putting some hair on your chest, then buck up with some cowboy coffee. This time-honored recipe was good enough for the roughnecks of the west, and it’s a cool way to start your morning as you’re breaking camp.

 Items Needed:

 What to Do:

  1. Bring the water to a boil over your heat source.
  2. Pour in coffee grounds and let it steep over heat for a couple of minutes
  3. Remove from heat, the coffee grounds should sink to the bottom, if they don’t, drizzle ice cold water across the top of your brew.

Pour-Over Stand

If you’re traveling light, the GSI Ultralight Drip is the perfect way to make a strong, flavorful brew. It also allows you to make single servings or enough coffee for up to four people. It’s lightweight and packs down easily making it a great travel accessory everywhere you go.

Pick it up on Amazon for $10.

 Items Needed:


What to Do:

  1. Heat your water by your preferred method.
  2. Add coffee to the GSI Ultralight Drip
  3. Pour hot water over the grounds and into your cup slowly, letting the coffee steep as it drips.


The Aeropress combines the power of a French press, pour over and pneumatic pump into one. It’s super easy to use and clean up, making it the perfect on-the-go coffee option for tons of different environments including hiking, fishing, camping or just a day at the park

 Items Needed:

 What to Do:

  1. Heat your water.
  2. Insert a filter and your grounds into the Aeropress.
  3. Let steep for 30 seconds.
  4. Utilize plunger to push out grounds.

 Coffee on the go is as easy as deciding what method you want to use to enjoy a cup in the great outdoors. Choose your adventure and your roast and jump into another day of living life to the fullest.

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