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.
should be used with questions about Geocaching, and information on geocaches.
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
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 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.
relevant to the question and none of the more specific tags concerning water are applicable.
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.
for the questions discussing Hygiene (personal as well as public) when being outdoors.
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.
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 including reference to domestic dogs, this may also refer to working dogs or hounds.
Questions related to the Global Positioning System (GPS) and its use in the great outdoors.
precipitation that falls out of the sky in a liquid form. Use this tag to tag questions related to rain.
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.
for identification of species and sub-species of animals. Please add a picture, and write as many characteristic details as possible. Include the geographic location. Describe the environ…
Questions with reference of best practises on storing items. This could be gear or food related.
Questions about how to choose, use, maintain, repair, and otherwise deal with fishing equipment should have this tag.
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 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 on the art of constructing one's own equipment when one does not have access to an off the shelf device.
Speaking of Waterproofing in scope of TGO would mean packing, wrapping the things in order to isolate them from water and other fluids.
Traditional climbing, as opposed to sport climbing or bouldering, etc.
Questions about how to behave during outdoor activities in order to preserve the environment and to protect animal or plant species.
Questions related to anchors used for climbing sports, such as rock climbing
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…
A sport that involves descending a slope that is covered with snow on a snowboard attached to a rider's feet using a special boot set onto a mounted binding.