End of the day?

Terry O’Connor, MD Whether planned or unplanned, knowing how much time you have left in the day can mean the difference to making it to dinner on time or thinking about where to shelter or build a bivy for the night. Consider using this cool little trick to figure out how much time you have […]

Feeling Lucky?

Terry O’Connor, MD Ever wonder how much risk you’re taking with your recreational versus lifestyle choices? Check out this entertaining little reference!  

Snow Place Like Home!

Todd’s Ten Tips for Efficient & Safe Snow Shelters Todd Miner University of Colorado School of Medicine, Wilderness & Environmental Medicine Section 1. Bring the right tools – A snow shovel made for backcountry travel is an essential winter safety tool. A snow saw can be helpful for making blocks and an avalanche probe helpful […]