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Hypothermia

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Issue: 2018-05-02, PHOTO: Pixabay

The classic and enduring scout motto applies everywhere in life, but especially out on the land. It is absolutely amazing how even a little preparation can get us through challenges that could be insurmountable without a bit of prep time... Read more

Yukon Hunting - Fishing

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Issue: 2017-09-20, PHOTO: Pixabay

It may come as a surprise, but more people are affected by, and die from, hypothermia in summer and other seasons than in the winter. That may be due to people being more prepared and being more careful in winter. Read more

Yukon Summer

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We all have a tendency to think, “it can’t happen to me”, but those who have spent any time out on the land have had at least the early stages of hypothermia Read more

Yukon Winter

Hypothermia results in death far more often than many might realize. Often the reported cause of death is drowning or heart attack but it's hypothermia that brought about that condition Read more

Health and Wellness

There are cacti and scrub brush and even a couple of cowboys herding reluctant stray cattle along a sandy road. Each time we stop to rest, or to try and get our directions at a fork in the road, it is so hot that our helmets and jackets come off to Read more

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