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97 votes
14 answers
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My car broke down in Siberia. What do I do now?

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57 votes
3 answers
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How do you know you have reached North or South Pole without GPS?

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5 answers
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Is ankle support a myth?

54 votes
12 answers
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How to deal with condensation in a tent?

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49 votes
11 answers
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How to clean rock-climbing shoes?

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42 votes
4 answers
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How to treat a severe allergic reaction while hiking?

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15 answers
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Why do so many people hike with such light footwear?

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7 answers
7k views

Had to drink untreated water: Any immediate action to avoid getting sick?

39 votes
6 answers
8k views

If I'm caught in lightning above tree-line, what should I do?

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36 votes
11 answers
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Dealing with rashes between thighs and around the groin

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35 votes
8 answers
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Pitching a tent in the rain?

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34 votes
6 answers
104k views

How dangerous are kangaroos?

33 votes
5 answers
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Why aren't there any electric stoves that can be used for cooking where you can't build a fire?

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28 votes
2 answers
6k views

How to Shoo away a stubborn Stray Dog/Dogs who decides to tag along with you on a hike?

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27 votes
3 answers
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How much distance is there between True North and Magnetic North Poles?

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5 answers
6k views

Is it significantly faster to hike along a river bank?

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25 votes
4 answers
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Is my tent pole a lightning rod?

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25 votes
7 answers
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Why shouldn't I buy an ultra light tent?

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25 votes
5 answers
31k views

Can any waterborne pathogens survive boiling?

24 votes
7 answers
7k views

Are Ice grips worth buying?

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24 votes
2 answers
40k views

What should I do when caught in lightning while in my tent?

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23 votes
3 answers
5k views

Is there a rule of thumb on which locations will have lots of mosquitos vs. which will have none?

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22 votes
10 answers
31k views

How can I keep my backpack from resting directly against my back?

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22 votes
4 answers
6k views

How efficient is travel by canoe?

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22 votes
15 answers
44k views

What's the best way to avoid slipping on ice?

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22 votes
3 answers
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How do you locate the "North Star"?

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4 answers
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How can I find north from the stars without recognizable constellations?

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3 answers
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What are the first signs that you are headed for heat exhaustion, and what should you do?

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19 votes
4 answers
8k views

Altitude sickness when going from sea level to 14,000 ft (4,200m) in a single day

18 votes
2 answers
2k views

Difference when using twin or half ropes

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