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  • If you love the outdoors and want to help other people when they need it most, you may want to join a Search and Rescue team. This article provides tips and explains some of the training involved.

    How to Join a Search and Rescue Team

    How to Join a Search and Rescue Team

    by Dan Human37

  • Imagine that a disaster has occurred and access to cheap, clean, and uncontaminated water was suddenly interrupted. This article discusses three different ways to make water safe for use when resources are scarce.

    How to Purify Water in an Emergency or Disaster Situation

    How to Purify Water in an Emergency or Disaster Situation

    by CWanamaker14

  • The American Southwest requires some special precautions for day hikers, especially during those hot summer months, when temperatures can soar above 100 degrees.

    Desert Hiking Advice

    Desert Hiking Advice

    by Harry Nielsen0

  • Often times people do not head the warnings of officials when it comes to hurricanes. This post will provide a little more insight into what it takes to weather the storm.

    Preparing For Hurricanes

    Preparing For Hurricanes

    by Alex0

  • Backpackers and hikers must change their water gathering and treatment tactics for winter adventures. This article explores the best ways to treat water and melt snow while in the backcountry.

    Winter Camping Water Purification Guide

    Winter Camping Water Purification Guide

    by Dan Human31

  • How long does a Bic lighter burn, how long can you use a Bic lighter, and how long can a Bic lighter be stored for use and still work when you need it?

    How Long Does a Bic Lighter Last?

    How Long Does a Bic Lighter Last?

    by Tamara Wilhite0

  • Wolf attacks are rare in nature and are often caused by habituation to humans or rabies. Learn how to prevent confrontations with wolves and how to survive an attack if necessary.

    Tips on Surviving a Wolf Attack

    Tips on Surviving a Wolf Attack

    by Jessica Marello26

  • If you love nature and spending time outdoors this is the hobby for you. I’m looking forward to sharing some of the foraging I do and the hikes my children & I go on.

    Foraging for Fun

    Foraging for Fun

    by steve-bc-ca1

  • If you depend on a map and compass for wilderness navigation you should learn about declination. This article teaches you how to compensate for magnetic declination while traversing the wild.

    How to Use Magnetic Declination with a Compass

    How to Use Magnetic Declination with a Compass

    by Dan Human10

  • Use the three criteria below as a benchmark for choosing your survival knife. Beyond this, everything else comes down to personal preference.

    How to Choose the Right Survival Knife

    How to Choose the Right Survival Knife

    by I Survive0

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