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Gabriel
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  • Quebec, Canada
45 votes
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Is sleeping on the ground in cold weather better than on an air mattress?

31 votes
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Require advice on power conservation for backpacking trip

28 votes

Skis versus snow shoes - when to choose which for travelling the backcountry?

23 votes

As of 2019, why do mountaineering courses still teach how to use a paper map?

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Can I use a trail camera to identify a roadside litterer?

17 votes

Boots: Does light damage affect waterproofing?

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What purposes does a physical compass serve better than a compass application on my cellphone?

16 votes

Does an ice chest packed full of frozen food need ice?

15 votes
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Trail marking material that will last a few years

13 votes

Trumpeting while backpacking?

11 votes

Just how dangerous is it to refill fuel canisters?

11 votes

Specific Chinese carabiner QA?

10 votes

Etiquette of playing musical instruments on popular hikes

9 votes

What is this white substance some climbers smear on their legs?

8 votes

What are lawful wilderness activities in Canada?

8 votes

Would a lightweight 2-person tent or medium weight 3-person tent be better for near freezing weather?

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What counts as climbing a mountain?

7 votes

First Time Skiing - Only my feet were freezing

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What type of insect is this orange-camouflaged creature?

6 votes

Is there any evidence that the small canisters (10 liters) of 95% oxygen actually help with altitude sickness?

6 votes

Topo map server out there somewhere?

6 votes

What gear should I carry along for winter emergencies?

5 votes

Can you "kick and glide" and climb without skins in Alpine Touring ski gear?

5 votes
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Identifying a plant seen in Cyprus

5 votes

What are the simplest 5000 m mountains to hike?

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What kind of Rope for a Bosun's Chair

5 votes

Why is it acceptable to belay from above with a grigri but not using the same movement from below?

5 votes

What type of lizard is this grey and orange one I found near the Grand Canyon?

4 votes

How warm should a down jacket be in a layering system?

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Where can I purchase a quality compass?