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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 obtaining food(s) from the outdoors. This often takes the form of collecting plants, fruits, or mushrooms.
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.
specific to the winter season or camping in low temperatures, as winter may not always be cold in every geographical location.
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 protecting yourself from harmful ultraviolet radiation which causes both sunburns and snow blindness
Questions that require possible options to prevent something from happening.
a sling between two points used for sleeping. It is usually between two trees.
the act or process of firing firearms. Use this tag for questions relating to the shooting for sport or shooting for hunting purposes.
close to or next to your car, common examples would be camp-sites with set pitching and parking.
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…
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.
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 …
sports and leisure activities for which water is a major part, usually played on the water itself.
for all questions relating to the usage, acquisition, etc of tarp tents
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..…
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. …
Refers to the different kinds of chemical fuels used with outdoor appliances. Use this tag for questions about specific fuels.
Questions about outdoor activities done partially or entirely between sunset and sunrise.
Questions referencing any type of glaciers, safety precautions to be taken while on Glaciers, etc are supposed to be tagged with this tag.
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
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 …