Avalanche wisdom

Avalanches are terrifying and for good reason. No matter how much we know about them, they are always a serious threat in the areas where…

Survive a “killer bee” attack

A “killer bee” is NOT a giant bee with big teeth, a 10-feet long sting and armed with an axe. A “killer bee” is a…

Bear Attacks: How to Get Out Alive

A trip into the wilderness comes with a few dangers. From poisonous plants, heat exhaustion, and getting lost, the outdoorsmen and outdoorswomen of the world…

A cautionary word about free soloing

First and foremost, I wouldn’t say that I am by any means a professional climber let alone an expert on free soloing. What I can…

Monster Crocodile – Another invasive species

Spotting native alligators and crocodiles in Florida is common, but anyone who sees a large reptile may want to take a second look— man-eaters that…

The hottest places on Earth

After cold winter months, summer is always a very welcomed and desired season of the year, but there are places on our planet that so…