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answered Books to inspire you to get out in nature
May
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revised Is digging a “cold hole” really effective when sheltering in a snowed area?
Make temperature scale explicit
May
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suggested suggested edit on Is digging a “cold hole” really effective when sheltering in a snowed area?
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awarded  Commentator
May
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comment Are carabiners useful tools to have in the wilderness? If so, what would they be used for?
... pose value??
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awarded  Student
May
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asked What's the best way to use up (and dispose of) almost-empty butane canisters?
May
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answered How can I locate lanes where I can legally drive a 4x4 in the UK?
May
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revised Navigational gear worldwide
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answered Navigational gear worldwide
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answered How can I stay warm in subzero weather?
May
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answered Best way to illuminate a tent?
May
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revised Do reusable “hand coolers” exist?
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May
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answered How can you navigate / determine your location in thick fog?
May
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comment How can you navigate / determine your location in thick fog?
@Russell. I agree totally, but "wait" may be the wrong word as it implies you're just waiting for the weather fairies to wave a wand... Stop, throw on an extra layer, relax, have a brew, and then pull out the map...
May
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comment How should I remove a tick?
I'd disinfect AFTER removal, as doing it before risks it vomiting.
May
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answered How should I remove a tick?
May
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comment How can you navigate / determine your location in thick fog?
@Russell, but stop and think may be better!
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comment How can you navigate / determine your location in thick fog?
..And satellite dishes 'grow' on the south sides of houses (in the northern hemisphere, anyway)
May
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answered Taking care of hiking backpack