A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
Questions referencing the practice of observing birds in their natural habitat as a hobby. Use this tag for questions asking for help on the practice of bird watching.
Questions related to regions that generally appear to have been affected primarily by the forces of nature, with the imprint of man's work substantially unnoticeable.
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…
Questions related to Swimming as an outdoor activity (lesser as a Sports), safety precautions and techniques about swimming, questions related costumes (not the product recommendation ones) are to be …
Questions specifically about mountains and their properties, geology, geography and topology should be tagged with this tag. This tag is not to be confused with mountaineering tag.
Anything on shoes (not boots or sandals) used for outdoor activity.
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…
Question specifically related to European standards, European languages and Legality and obligations together shall be tagged under this Tag. Questions about a particular region in a country that belo…
Questions relating the the purchase, care, and/or usage of knives in the great outdoors. Questions about sharpening knives should use the knife-sharpening tag
a navigational instrument utilising a magnetized needle giving a frame of reference based on North, South, East and West, as well as their intermediate directions such as SE, NW etc. Thi…
Questions specific to California.
should be used with questions about Geocaching, and information on geocaches.
safe for human consumption.
Questions about how to choose, use, maintain, repair, and otherwise deal with fishing equipment should have this tag.
Questions referring to Forests (also, woods)
Questions including reference to domestic dogs, this may also refer to working dogs or hounds.
likely to be found in the outdoors or the use of plants in outdoor activities, including classification, use as food, use for shelter, medicinal use, etc.
for the questions discussing Hygiene (personal as well as public) when being outdoors.
Questions referring to use of firearms.
Traditional climbing, as opposed to sport climbing or bouldering, etc.
Questions about electronic gear, GPSs, watches, etc
Questions about cross-country-skiing
precipitation that falls out of the sky in a liquid form. Use this tag to tag questions related to rain.
Questions related to anchors used for climbing sports, such as rock climbing
Questions about identifying bugs or insects. Please describe it in the title. Post at least one picture and add detailed physical characteristics in the question. Geographic location is important, as …
Questions about how to start a campfire/bonfire in the outdoors
a basic structure that provides cover in adverse conditions.
Roped up climbing with the aim of climbing as difficult as possible. Mostly done at single-pitch routes on natural rock or in climbing gyms. Different style of climbing than bouldering, alpine climbin…
Questions about how to behave during outdoor activities in order to preserve the environment and to protect animal or plant species.
Speaking of Waterproofing in scope of TGO would mean packing, wrapping the things in order to isolate them from water and other fluids.
Questions with reference of best practises on storing items. This could be gear or food related.
the sport of hunting game animals and birds with the help or bows and arrows. Bow hunters are further classified into two broad categories....traditional bow hunters and compound bow hu…
Questions on the art of constructing one's own equipment when one does not have access to an off the shelf device.
Questions with reference to children and possibly younger teenagers.
Questions related to possible outdoors activities that can be done in a National Park, Safety precautions and Protocols to be followed when in a National Park, Legalities and Permissions related to a …
Questions referencing the feeding of birds.