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Bob Webster from Pryor, OK


Jan
25
answered When stranded at sea, should I not ask for a tow?
Jan
25
comment When stranded at sea, should I not ask for a tow?
This is not true any more. Once people claimed salvage rights if they towed a boat in international waters, but that has since changed.
Jan
25
comment Hiking boots vs trail shoes
I might have to try those. Ordinary running shoes don't have enough side support.
Jan
24
answered Hiking boots vs trail shoes
Jan
24
answered What can I do to prevent getting poison ivy?
Jan
24
awarded  Commentator
Jan
24
comment How to reduce the annoying sound of falling raindrops on a tent?
Hike in the desert.
Jan
24
answered Is there a straightforward way to calculate energy requirements for a trek
Jan
24
answered I found a Deer Tick on my friend and removed it, what should I do now?
Jan
24
answered How should I check the anchor is secure when I anchoring a small yacht off unfamiliar land?
Jan
24
comment How can you navigate / determine your location in thick fog?
Sometimes you can key on the wind.
Jan
24
answered How should I remove a tick?
Jan
24
comment How do I take care of Gore-Tex boots?
But I liked them so much I replaced them with an identical new pair.
Jan
24
answered Should I get trekking poles for snowshoeing, or stick with ski poles?
Jan
24
comment How do I take care of Gore-Tex boots?
I'm not sure, but I had a pair of Goretex light hiking boots. I found out the hard way they were no longer waterproof, after 5-6 years of occasional use.
Jan
24
comment What can I do to prevent altitude sickness?
Good answer. I was going to say just about the same thing. Incidentally, I have seen people on diamox have acute altitude sickness after a few days. Maybe it works mostly on the symptoms and is best only for a day or two at altitude?
Jan
24
comment Where in the Alps is it safe to drink the water without filtering?
(source = spring) That's good to know!
Jan
24
answered What is the most efficient food to take a for a 12-15 day hiking trip?
Jan
24
answered How can I stay warm in subzero weather?
Jan
24
comment How can I stay warm in subzero weather?
I think this is a good, separate question.