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Loren Pechtel
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15 votes

Can I theoritcally climb The Mount Erciyes in the summer?

12 votes

Is sleeping on the ground in cold weather better than on an air mattress?

12 votes

Cooked meat/chicken when hiking

12 votes

Under what circumstances, if any, can thunder by itself cause damage?

8 votes

How to prepare on hiking routes?

6 votes

How do you take field notes at below 0 °C, without freezing fingers?

5 votes

What are the simplest 5000 m mountains to hike?

5 votes

How dangerous are wild horses?

5 votes

How to estimate remaining water in a hydration bladder?

5 votes

What kinds of fires for cooking one can start when camping in a public park / forest in CA?

5 votes

Similar hikes to Mont Blanc 100 mile loop in the United States?

4 votes

Hiking alone: a website that alarms the police if something happens

4 votes

What overnight backpacking trails are clear of deep snow now (or likely to be in the next two weeks) in northwest Washington?

4 votes

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

3 votes

Is a hole in a cold place warmer?

3 votes

What is the purpose for having a bridge connecting the shoulder straps on a backpack?

3 votes

Portable antenna for better phone reception when hiking remote areas?

2 votes

Some dilemmas concerning use of UV water treatment vs water filter

2 votes

Do emergency space blankets actually work?

2 votes

Just how dangerous is it to refill fuel canisters?

2 votes

Google Map Hiking Trail

2 votes

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

2 votes

Clothing for cold weather hiking

2 votes

Where can I get little durable cases you can hang on your climbing harness?

1 vote

Is there a handgun or rifle target practice set-up for the home?

1 vote

How to freeze a water container without deforming it?

1 vote

Find a trail camera I put in a backcountry area far from reliable cell phone coverage

1 vote

Flashlight or headlamp for night hiking?

1 vote

When hiking, is it harmful that I wear more layers of clothes and drink more water?

0 votes

garbage collection equipment: frame with handle as garbage bag holder