Cozy Up, Learn a Backcountry Skill

This winter, join the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Foundation for a series of monthly free, online workshops to help wilderness enthusiasts enjoy (and care for) our snowy backyard wildlands. Each month, we’ll introduce another outdoors person in the Greater Yellowstone and dive into a topic of their choice, giving attendees access to the presenter’s passions and experience. Expect a combination of recorded videos from the field, live explanations and insights, and time for Q and A. See schedule below:


Date and TimePresenterTopicRegistration On Zoom
December 15, 6 PMAsano OtsuBackcountry Pizza! Enough One Pot Wonders… Let’s eat real food outside! Register Here!
January 26, 6 PMTo Be Announced Posted Soon
February 16, 6 PMTo Be Announced Posted Soon
March 16, 6 PM To Be Announced Posted Soon
April 13, 6 PMTo Be Announced Posted Soon

2021-2022 Webinar Descriptions

Backcountry Pizza! Enough One Pot Wonders… Let’s eat real food outside!

  • Backcountry Enthusiast Asano Otsu (owner of Everyday Foods) shares tips on how to cook simple and fun backcountry pizza on a camping stove.
  • Preparation is key – some simple tricks to eat well on your trips
  • No fancy equipment – Asano will be demonstrating on backpacking cookware and stove, everything you would take on your overnighter.

About Asano Otsu

  • Born out of passion to create – Asano Otsu shares her life experiences through her creative original food. She came to Red Lodge as an Outward Bound instructor more than dozen years ago and has worked, served and thrived in our community ever since then.  Over the years, she wore many hats in the Outdoor Industry: educator, retail expert, technical specialist and safety auditor to name a few.  Nowadays you can find her slinging small batch Sourdough Breads with local retailers under the company she founded in winter of 2018, “Samurai Sue’s Everyday Foods.”

Winter Webinar 2021 Recordings

Trip Visioning and Planning Using Free, Online Resources (Recorded Webinar 2-17-2021)

Science in the A-B (Recorded Webinar 3-24-2021)

Upcoming Stewardship Opportunities (Recorded Webinar 4-21-2021)