Outdoor Myths: Can Eating Snow Lead to Dehydration?

Outdoor Myths: Can Eating Snow Lead to Dehydration?

October 30, 2014

By Creedence Gerlach

In this article, we delve into the age-old myth about eating snow and whether or not it helps or harms a person at risk of dehydration.Read more »

5 Survival Uses for Fishing Line

survival uses for fishing line

Beyond the obvious, there are several survival uses for fishing line that will make this a must-have item in your everyday carry or survival kit.

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Outdoor Gear Industry Leaders: SmartWool


If thinking of wool clothing and accessories has you itching all over, check out SmartWool’s amazing line of soft, scratch-free products for year-round wear!

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Adorable Nature: The River Otter

river otter

There are few animals in nature more adorable than the river otter, but don’t be fooled by its fuzzy exterior — this aquatic dweller means business!

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3 Most Challenging Hiking Trails in North America

hiking trails in north america

If you’re an experienced hiker looking to up your game a bit, check out our post on the 3 most challenging hiking trails in North America and get out there!

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How to Make Your Own Fruit Leather

make your own fruit leather

Fruit leather is a delicious and healthy snack for people of all ages — learn how easy it is to make your own fruit leather here!

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Why “Leave No Trace” Should Always Be Your Outdoor Mantra

leave no trace

If you’re not sure what “leave no trace” is all about, this will be one of the most important articles you’ll ever read!

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5 Tips for Great Nature Photography

nature photography

If you have a yen for nature photography, follow these 5 simple tips that will help you get the most out of your time behind the lens!

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How to Treat a Pulled Muscle on the Trail

treat a pulled muscle on the trail

Minor injuries are bound to happen at one time or another in the outdoors — learn how to properly treat a pulled muscle on the trail in this article.

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3 Best Places for Birdwatching in the Southern US

birdwatching in the southern us

If you have a fondness for all things avian, check out this list of the 3 best places for birdwatching in the southern US and plan your adventure!

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The Untamed Beauty of Katmai National Park

katmai national park

If you think of Alaska as little more than a barren, frozen wilderness, you’ve clearly never been introduced to the untamed beauty of Katmai National Park!

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