30 April 2012

Quiz: wilderness survival

How wilderness-savvy are you really?


How much water does one need for a day's hike? When can hypothermia set in and what do you do if it does? What do you do if you lose your way? Where's the safest place to be in a thunderstorm?

How wilderness-savvy are you really and would you make it back to civilization? Find out with our wilderness survival quiz.


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