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Feb
4
comment Handling feminine hygiene on multiple-month treks?
+1 For the question. My wife has asked me the same thing... My approach was something along the lines similar to how bears prepare for hibernation... she didn't think it was very funny. Kidding aside, I'm glad you asked.
Feb
4
comment Are there any specific guidelines for edible plants in North America?
+1 For the link
Jan
28
comment Why do shin splints happen?
Neoprene calf sleeves can really help if you are prone to shin splints.
Jan
27
comment How do I avoid leeches?
@LBell I've not found any scientific proof, but Google presents quite a few references to the trick. Apparently it's quite popular.
Jan
27
comment How do you properly dispose of human waste while snow camping?
Whatever you do, just be sure of one thing, don't eat the yellow snow!
Jan
27
comment How can I tie a bowline knot with one hand?
It should be made official that anytime there is a question about knots, that site is referenced.
Jan
27
comment What fps does a bow need to hunt moose?
HOLY MOTHER FRANCIS that thing is huge! You seriously want to try and kill that thing with a little stick?!
Jan
27
comment What are the rules for eating raw, wild meat?
@JayBazuzi Good point. Will do.
Jan
26
comment What are the most important indicators of an high-risk avalanche zone?
+1 for #5. I'd say that's gotta be one of the biggest signs.
Jan
26
comment Crew requirements for sailing a ketch
@Dangeranger Yeah, I assumed thats why the private beta is so small...to seed.
Jan
26
comment Is digging a “cold hole” really effective when sheltering in a snowed area?
You are right, I should have. I pulled it from google images without looking for where it came from.
Jan
26
comment What do I need to look for in good, quality hiking boots?
Yeah, I'd like some boots mainly for the extra support when navigating boulders and such. +1 For the link though. I'll check them out.
Jan
26
comment How do I inspect a climbing rope?
What do you mean by 'top-rope' falls?
Jan
26
comment How do I tie a stopper knot?
See this question: outdoors.stackexchange.com/questions/73/…
Jan
25
comment Are drop bears dangerous ?
@HorusKol you do realize drop bears aren't real, right?
Jan
25
comment How can I stay warm in subzero weather?
You should add a note about a sleeping mat under the sleeping bag to help prevent heat loss due to convection. That makes a HUGE difference.
Jan
24
comment How do I treat hot spots and blisters when I have no moleskin?
+1 I cannot believe I never have thought of that!