A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

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specifically about avalanche situations are supposed to be tagged with this tag.
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Questions about preventing, treating, and coping with blisters.
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the sport of hunting game animals and birds with the help or bows and arrows. Bow hunters are further classified into two broad categories....traditional bow hunters and compound bow hu…
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a navigational instrument utilising a magnetized needle giving a frame of reference based on North, South, East and West, as well as their intermediate directions such as SE, NW etc. Thi…
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Questions that ask for exercises to generally train for any outdoor activity or improve certain skills.
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hiking a long-distance trail end-to-end as a single continuous hike. It is generally associated with trails such as the Appalachian Trail, the Pacific Crest Trail, the Long Trail, etc..…
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A sport that involves descending a slope that is covered with snow on a snowboard attached to a rider's feet using a special boot set onto a mounted binding.
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Legless, long bodied, carnivorous reptiles. Use this tag for questions regarding the encountering (positive or negative) of snakes in the outdoors
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when a rock climbing rope is mounted in such a way that the climber is always protected from above. this is typically peoples first experience in rock climbing. Top-ropes can be mounted …
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to tag questions about clothing that is in some way waterproof.
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Small flies. The females need to drink blood to breed. Responsible for the spread of many blood born diseases. Ask questions with this tag for anything relating to these insects.
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Questions relating to any thing related to scuba diving. Examples include, but are not limited to; diving gear, diving physics, diving injuries, dive sites, diver training, recreational diving, techn…
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a portable hand-held source of the light which has a small incandescent light bulb or set of LEDs as the light source.
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often graded. The grade is an indication of how difficult or easier the climb is. Grades are often subjective and open to interpretation.
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one of the great mountain range systems of Europe stretching across eight Alpine countries from Austria and Slovenia in the east, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Germany, France to the west a…
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a 2,179 miles long distance hiking trail that spans between Springer Mountain in Georgia and Mount Katahdin in Maine (USA).
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battery-operated devices that are carried and used in order to transmit a personalized emergency and/or distress signal.
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Questions referencing any type of glacier.
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