Heading out the door? Read this article on the new Outside+ app available now on iOS devices for members! Download the app.

Answer to question 12: (b) False. To avoid aggravating the injury and speed healing, first rest it, take an anti-inflammatory, and ice it with snow or cold water.

13.You cut yourself badly on a sharp rock, and it’ll take three days to hike out. You should…

a)Change the bandage three times daily to prevent infection

b)Keep the original bandage until you get to a doctor, to prevent infection

Trending on Backpacker