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Wilderness first aid: One skill you don’t skip

Wilderness first aid can sometimes mean the difference between life and death when in the backcountry. Would you rather sprain your ankle thirty miles from…

Don’t panic: How to keep your head in emergencies

Emergencies, by definition, are events that happen completely out of the blue. They will naturally cause high anxiety for anyone involved in the situation. Unfortunately,…

Staying healthy on the road

One of the most important things every traveler should learn is how to stay healthy while on the road. There is nothing that you need…

$100 to spend wisely on hiking equipment

Before you decide to leave on your trip, you will need to carefully study the map and decide which route you are going to take.…

Safety gear guide for day hikes

When heading out on a day hike, it may be tempting to leave all your overnight gear behind. However, it is dangerous to hike without…