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Broadly, protection the action of protecting, or the state of being protected.
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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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should be used with questions/posts relating to aspects related to purchasing some equipment, gear, etc.
the construction on which the trains move. Depending on the situation, it can be an obstacle to cross or the invaluable orientation point. In some situations it…
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precipitation that falls out of the sky in a liquid form. Use this tag to tag questions related to rain.
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the controlled descent down a rock face using a rope. The words themselves come from German (Abseil) and French (Rappel) but are generally accepted adopted Eng…
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Tag relating to old, outdated, or worn equipment- its uses and disposal
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Any questions related to repairing broken or damaged gear or equipment.
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Sources of information, whether on-line, books or organizations
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Questions referencing Rivers, this may also include springs, streams, tributaries and river mouths.
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should be used for all questions about the activity **rock climbing**, books, gear and accessories used or necessary to do rock climbing. The term Rock Climbing is an activity in which partic…
Questions about a pool of water among rocks, typically along a shoreline. Use this tag for questions regarding rock pool on the coast line
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a useful and versatile material in the outdoors that can be used for all manner of tasks, from tying up a bag to constructing live saving structures.
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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.
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the human process of moving fast. The difference between a run and walk can is typically speed plus one (or both) feet being off the ground at any one time. Use this tag to ask questions ab…
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Questions only specific about the region that comes under Russia, and question related to Laws and Legalities, weather, seasons, etc (relating to any outdoor activity) shall be tagged under this tag.
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Questions that discuss about precautions need to be taken for ensuring the safety in various outdoor activities that are in scope of The Great Outdoors should be tagged with this tag.
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Questions referencing or requesting standards for safety in a given field, such as diving, rock climbing, kayaking etc.
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For questions related to wind-powered boats
A phone that uses orbiting satellite's for communication. Useful when in regions where traditional, earth bound/tower based, phone systems do not exist.
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a Scottish peak over 3000 feet in height. Munros are named after Sir Hugh Munro, 4th Baronet (1856–1919)
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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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