This area is for sharing ideas, tips and tricks that are useful in the backcountry. The web links page also has lots of external websites with good stuff in them.
- Avalanche safety
- Gear ideas - gear suggestions and ideas for how to make your own
- Photography tips
- Recipes and other backcountry cooking related stuff
- Snow shelters
- Edible plants
- Ski maintenance Tips for waxing skis, tuning skis, and regluing skins
- Footwear maintenance How or where to get boots and shoes of all types repaired.
- Message board guidelines
- Backpacker Magazine contains a acknowledgable subsection about proper footwear