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64 votes
13 answers
328k views

How do you determine how long a hike will take?

42 votes
6 answers
22k views

What essential items should go in a small first aid kit?

34 votes
6 answers
8k views

How bad do circumstances need to be before activating a PLB?

19 votes
3 answers
543 views

Is it practical to get a satellite phone for communication from remote areas?

19 votes
11 answers
2k views

What are some effective ways of reducing itching from a mosquito bite?

19 votes
9 answers
20k views

How do you prevent mold in CamelBak hydration bladders?

17 votes
3 answers
15k views

Is bear spray effective against other animals?

17 votes
2 answers
2k views

What should you do if you are bitten by a rattlesnake?

16 votes
4 answers
3k views

What type of mosquito repellent is most effective?

16 votes
2 answers
30k views

How should you wash clothes after exposure to poison oak/ivy/sumac?

15 votes
2 answers
1k views

What should you look for when buying hiking socks?

15 votes
2 answers
5k views

What precautions should I take when hiking among herds of elk?

14 votes
2 answers
12k views

When should you repair rock gouges in skis?

14 votes
4 answers
6k views

What are the options for kayak self-rescue without a paddle float?

13 votes
2 answers
4k views

What mosquito nets can be used while camping?

11 votes
1 answer
5k views

What kinds of knives are allowed while camping in California?

8 votes
2 answers
977 views

How can you prevent trekking pole locking mechanisms from slipping?

7 votes
1 answer
284 views

How can I minimize the risk of tree wells when backcountry skiing?

3 votes
0 answers
96 views

What essentials should you bring with you on a day hike? [duplicate]