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The PowSlayer by Patagonia – Ultimate Winter Sports Jacket

Saturday, October 13th, 2012

Patagonia Pow Slayer shell jacket winter

Made of premium materials like Gore-Tex® membrane shell and warm inner lining for top performance on the slopes or your next high output winter activity.

Patagonia Pow Slayer Shell Jacket Features:

Prevent Your Water From Freezing When Winter Camping

Thursday, February 19th, 2009

Keeping water from freezing in winter campingCarve a hole in the snow or snow wall, then fill a pot 3/4 full with water and put the covered pot in a the hole in the snow wall. Seal in the pot with snow.

Cold Feet Relief – How To Treat Trench Foot and Chilblains

Wednesday, January 14th, 2009

How to treat trench foot and chilblainsYou don’t need frost to suffer cold injuries. Prolonged exposure to dampness in temperatures as high as 55°F can lead to several debilitating skin conditions.

A Crash Course In How To Take A Fall In The Outdoors

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2008

How to take a fall, outdoor activities

Falling is a natural by-product of both genetic clutziness and pushing the limits of your skills. In many outdoor sports, hitting the ground is how we improve, so it only makes sense that we should also try to learn how to fall with style and grace.