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January 13, 2022

The Warning Signs of Hypothermia

Temperatures are dropping, and snow is blanketing many of our favorite trails and

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September 30, 2021

Diving for Spiny Lobster

The California Spiny Lobster (Panulirus interruptus) Hunt. As I crawl along the

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April 29, 2021

Campsite Selection

“Location, location, location.” It’s the expression commonly used in real

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February 5, 2021

Obsidian

Obsidian is a type of volcanic glass that is formed when lava with high a silicon

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June 18, 2020

Slingshot 101

When I was a child, my father made me my first slingshot. It was underpowered by

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Hot beverage on the trail January 23, 2020

Brewing Hot Beverages on the Trail

Whenever I’m out camping or hiking on a cool day, I always bring along a small

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November 21, 2019

Finding & Making Fire with Fatwood

In this article, we are going to discuss one of the oldest fire-starting sources

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June 27, 2019

Bear-Proofing for the Backcountry

Danger Ranger Bear here. I wanted to spend a few minutes sharing some thoughts with

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March 21, 2019

Ultra Light Camping

Before we can camp in the great outdoors, we need to get our gear there. If we’re

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October 11, 2018

Assembling a “One Quart” First Aid Kit

Everybody should carry a small, personal first aid kit when out adventuring, but it

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