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Graham
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47 votes

Does eating snow help dehydration?

47 votes

How long does water need to be boiled for to kill all bacteria / viruses?

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Is drinking urine safe?

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How to carry water in freezing temperatures?

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How to deal with condensation in a tent?

28 votes
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What is the loop on the finger of my winter gloves for?

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What is a buff?

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How can I identify edible berries/fruit from poisonous?

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Is the "Rule of 3" proven for food?

24 votes

What happens to cams after climbing?

23 votes
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Why tunnel tents for the poles, Geodesic for the mountains?

19 votes

How can you navigate without a compass or GPS

18 votes

Can any waterborne pathogens survive boiling?

17 votes
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How do you prevent mold in CamelBak hydration bladders?

16 votes

What are areas of the body which lose heat more quickly, and how can I reduce that loss?

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Is it legal to collect firewood (to take away) from woods and forests in the UK?

13 votes

How to tell if water is likely to have cryptosporidium?

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Backup prusik for Abseiling: Where does it go?

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How do you properly dispose of human waste while snow camping?

12 votes

Prevent mosquito bites: insect repellent patch or just eat vitamin B1?

11 votes

How can you navigate / determine your location in thick fog?

11 votes

First time camping, need advice

9 votes
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Are there any reliable and/or easy to use "rule of thumb" guides for windchill calculations?

9 votes

Can the sheer existence of snow lead to dehydration?

7 votes
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How should I patch holes in a waterproof/breathable jacket?

7 votes

What qualities to look for in a good emergency whistle?

6 votes
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Sustainable systems for carrying out human waste

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Do reusable "hand coolers" exist?

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Are Personal Flotation Devices a good idea when rafting?

5 votes

Pain in the heel after a hike