Posts Tagged ‘lost’

What Would Peter Do?

Posted on March 12th, 2012 by Peter

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I judged his age to be about twenty-eight or nine as he entered the room and approached me at the conclusion of one of my seminars in Portland, Oregon some years ago. The attendees had left the room  and I thought it a bit odd that someone would come in after all of the seminars […]

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STAYING FOUND IS BETTER THAN BEING LOST!

Posted on August 25th, 2011 by Peter

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All outdoor users should carry and know how to use a map and compass before they go off into the backcountry.  The first step in staying found is locating your position, and marking that position on your map, before you leave your vehicle or camp.  Then identify the boundaries that surround the area in which […]

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WILDERNESS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

Posted on May 16th, 2011 by brian

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SIT DOWN, GET OFF YOUR FEET – Control your panic – Talk positively to yourself – Have a drink of water, smoke a cigarette eat something – Don’t move around until you are in control of yourself and your actions – Analyze the immediate threats to your safety – Determine the length of your survival […]

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