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 discussing about symptoms of Hypothermia, how to avoid it, things to be done as a first aid in case of survival in such a situation, etc are to be tagged with this tag.
Questions about flashlights (torches) in context of outdoor use. A flashlight is a portable hand-held device which has a small incandescent light bulb or a set of LEDs as a light source.
a specialist piece of mountaineering equipment used in winter conditions. It is roughly axe shaped but can come in many forms from long handled walking axes to specialist ice climbing ax…
Questions which may reference high mountains, alpine habitats, the Alps, skiing terms or fauna and flora.
Questions relating to forest fires
specifically about avalanche situations are supposed to be tagged with this tag.
Appropriate for all questions strongly related to book knowledge like specific recommendations.
battery-operated devices that are carried and used in order to transmit a personalized emergency and/or distress signal.
Questions specific to the country of Iceland
used to attract fish and entice them to take the hook when fishing should have this tag.
Questions referencing the use of a bow, this being a weapon often used in target shooting.
Questions about aid climbing
Questions about bivouacs or camping with bivy sacks
Questions about things with down insulation
Questions about scaling ice with crampons and ice tools: Technique, material involved, ice characteristics and whatever else one needs to know to climb ice.
Questions about permits like for back country camping
Questions about alcohol in the Outdoors, including consumption and use as a fuel or a disinfectant.
Questions about identifying plants. Please write a descriptive title. Include at least one picture, more if possible. Include identifying features of the plant in the text. Please also add details suc…
Questions about identifying man-made objects in the outdoors, please use a descriptive title and include a picture.