Bear Bag PCT Method Demo
NOLS Mythcrushers on myths about lightening in the outdoors.
The most interesting thing to me in this is how most people are hurt or killed not by the lightening, but by the ground based charge that flows after the lightening strikes. So, making yourself less of a conductor makes a lot of sense.
Leaves of three, let them be!
Poison oak on the trail at eastern, drier end of Columbia Gorge, Oregon. Real oak on the bottom left. Lots of it on the trail here in bottom right. That is why you should not be wearing shorts or tee shirts.
Some help with identifying poison oak here.