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a mountain range in Asia. They cross through the following countries: Bhutan, India, Nepal, China, and Pakistan, and include Mount Everest, the tallest mountain in the world.
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lost more rapidly than the body can generate.
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a specialist piece of mountaineering equipment used in winter conditions. It is roughly axe shaped but can come in many forms from long handled walking axes to specialist ice climbing ax…
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a friction knot used to grip a section of rope. It is typically used for ascending ropes or providing a backup lock to a belay device.
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Geographical Region: New-Zealand, Country.
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Questions referencing any type of glacier.
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Category for outdoor communication gear.
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Questions on carabiners of either serious type (mountain climbing, canyoning etc.) or less serious type (backpack extensions etc.)
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Questions referring to beaches.
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Bite or bites, referring to lumps, rashes, or marks left by animals, typically insects, reptiles and mammals, or referring to the after care of bites. Bites can vary from irritating to life threatenin…
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Questions concerning the rights of individuals or groups to access area's of the outdoors. i.e. questions on the "right to roam" or accessing river banks for water activities, etc.
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Questions relating to specific or unusual behaviour shown in animals.
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a traction device used to improve mobility on snow and ice. It generally consists of a series of spikes in a metal frame. These frames are attached to boots using various systems, such as…
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the process of obtaining food(s) from the countryside. This often takes the forms of collecting plants, fruits of mushrooms. Use this tag for any questions relating to obtaining wild food …
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for questions about outdoor activities done partially or entirely between sunset and sunrise.
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Finding points in terrain, with help of special maps, in form of competition or training.
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the study of birds. This can encompass bird watching and more scientific pursuits, such as tagging,etc. Use this tag to tag questions regarding the spotting, identification of birds as …
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for the questions that are about techniques for managing the rope at crucial positions, for example at the top of a climb.