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.
Relates to the expected behavior of individuals to one another. Examples include trail and camping etiquette. Use this tag when asking about proper etiquette of an activity.
Finding points in terrain, with help of special maps, in form of competition or training.
Questions about climbing shoes
Questions specific to Yosemite (Yosemite National Park)
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 about ticks and especially the prevention of tick bites
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.
Questions in regards to outdoor sunlight or solar related questions.
Questions about insulation or the insulating properties of gear
specifically about avalanche situations are supposed to be tagged with this tag.
Questions specific to Mt Everest
Questions specific to Scotland
Questions specific to India
Questions relating to forest fires
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 paddling, i.e. the use of paddles
Questions specific to the country of Iceland
Questions about dealing with wind in the outdoors
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.
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 about aid climbing
Questions specific to Colorado
Questions about walking in winter conditions
Questions about bivouacs or camping with bivy sacks
Questions about things with down insulation
For questions regarding bees, of any species.
Questions about Rabbits. Small mammals of the family Leporidae.
Questions about identifying man-made objects in the outdoors, please use a descriptive title and include a picture.
Questions about alcohol in the Outdoors, including consumption and use as a fuel or a disinfectant.
Questions about hiking solo
to be used on questions about outdoor activities in, or relevant to, the country of Sweden. This includes all activities and topics within the scope of The Great Outdoors…
Mobile camping/sleeping places with wheels, with or without an engine.
Questions about improving the access to or enjoyment of the Outdoors for people with disabilities, impairments, limitations or special needs of any kind.
Questions about scaling ice with crampons and ice tools: Technique, material involved, ice characteristics and whatever else one needs to know to climb ice.