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In honor of National Ice Cream Month, does anyone have a good back-country ice cream recipe they could share?

Bonus points for ones that don't require ice (ice field, glacier, etc.)

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Back country ice cream recipe -- 1: Do a nice hike in the back country. 2: Convene at ice cream place afterwards. –  Olin Lathrop Aug 5 '13 at 21:29

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The way I see it, you have two options:

  1. Buy some astronaut ice cream.
  2. Bring/find some ice and make ice cream in a plastic sandwich bag.

I bet you could easily replace the ice in the standard 'ice cream in a bag' recipes with snow. You might have some trial-and-error to get the proportions right, but I bet it would work.

Personally, I would just bring some astronaut ice cream and sit around the camp site telling stories about the space program. But that's just me.

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Take some fisheggs, and put them in a plasticbag in a cold river, there you got almost ice cream... salty ice cream

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