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 on the art of constructing one's own equipment when one does not have access to an off the shelf device.
Questions referring to beaches.
Questions about the history of things in the Outdoors
Questions about protecting yourself from harmful ultraviolet radiation which causes both sunburns and snow blindness
Legless, long bodied, carnivorous reptiles.
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.
Questions specific to the country of Germany
Questions about obtaining food(s) from the outdoors. This often takes the form of collecting plants, fruits, or mushrooms.
the modality of fishing that uses a fly, a fly line, a fly rod, and a fly reel. Questions referring to fishing with fly tackle should have this tag.
Questions asking about the proper technique to do something
Questions referencing any type of glaciers, safety precautions to be taken while on Glaciers, etc are supposed to be tagged with this tag.
specific to the winter season or camping in low temperatures, as winter may not always be cold in every geographical location.
sports and leisure activities for which water is a major part, usually played on the water itself.
a sling between two points used for sleeping. It is usually between two trees.
Questions about dealing with ice
Questions that require possible options to prevent something from happening.
the act or process of firing firearms. Use this tag for questions relating to the shooting for sport or shooting for hunting purposes.
the human process of moving fast. The difference between a run and walk can is typically speed plus one (or both) feet being off the ground at any one time. Use this tag to ask questions ab…
Questions about identifying birds. Please use a descriptive title. Repeat the description in the question and include as many details as possible. Geographic location is very important, as is environm…
close to or next to your car, common examples would be camp-sites with set pitching and parking.
for questions about lakes and ponds. Use it for activities in the water, like boating, swimming, scuba diving and others. Also for viewing and/or learning about birds, animals, ecosystems …
in some way waterproof.
Refers to the different kinds of chemical fuels used with outdoor appliances. Use this tag for questions about specific fuels.
Questions about ultralight backpacking
Questions about rain gear
for all questions relating to the usage, acquisition, etc of tarp tents
Questions about jackets
should be used when asking question about types of arrows or how they should be used.
Questions about firewood such as gathering, energy content or what types to use
Questions about alpine touring
hiking a long-distance trail end-to-end as a single continuous hike. It is generally associated with trails such as the Appalachian Trail, the Pacific Crest Trail, the Long Trail, etc..…
the sport of standing on a surf boards with the intention of riding the board on sea waves. Use this tag for all questions related to surfing.
for the questions that discuss about Mosquitoes in Outdoors scope. Example topics include Prevention of bites, Prevalence in a particular outdoor area, Equipment to protect against, etc.
Questions related to the Gore-Tex waterproof/breathable fabrics.
damage to your body. It is a general term that refers to harm caused by accidents, falls, hits, etc. Answers given here are not intended as a replacement for professional medical advice. …
when a rock climbing rope is mounted in such a way that the climber is always protected from above. this is typically peoples first experience in rock climbing. Top-ropes can be mounted …