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The Best Wilderness Tool

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

Don’t leave home without the most essential survival tool—a healthy, well-conditioned body. -Scouting Magazine

Stay Healthy in the Backcountry

Thursday, March 13th, 2008

Nothing can spoil a wilderness outing quicker than illness. Failure to adequately wash your hands is a major cause of infectious diseases. You can spread germs directly to others or onto surfaces that other people touch. And before you know it, everybody around you is getting sick. The important thing to remember is that some […]

Lost in the Woods

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

No one begins a wilderness adventure expecting to get lost. Any yet, every year, a significant number of people get lost or stranded in our nation’s woods. Every hiker that enters the wilderness must know the answer to the question, “What if I get lost?” Search and rescue professionals recommend the following tips for someone […]