Where did the seven priorities originate from? The concept of the seven wilderness success priorities originated from the American Boy Scouts, and recognizing those objectives… Read More »the seven priorities for survival in a backcountry or wilderness in Case You Get lost
Poison ivy is a three-leaved bush or vine. The plant’s urushiol oil sticks to skin causing an itchy rash. There are several treatment options for relief.
Poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac are all caused by a single factor: urushiol oil. It’s actually the oil from the hands that spreads the rash, not the blisters. Identifying Poison Ivy, Poison Oak and Poison Sumac is important in avoiding these pesky plants. The rash can be treated and the plants exterminated in time.
A backpack account set in the Rocky Mountain National Park, hiking along the headwaters of the Cache la Poudre river. Wildlife is plentiful here
Oak Creek Canyon is one of several trailed canyons within the Red Rock Canyon National Recreation Area. This hike begins at the trailhead off route 159.
Geocaching is a treasure hunt that uses GPS coordinates. This is a list of things to help you get started in finding treasure.
Hikers, birders, artists and photographers visit the Chiricahua Mountains in Arizona to enjoy the unique and spectacular rock formations.
While surviving in the wilderness, you may find yourself relying upon nature for food. Plants are readily available, but not all are safe for human consumption.
A brief explanation of how to dress in layers for outdoor activities.