When your feet are firmly planted on a trail, learning climbing skills may seem like a waste of effort. But when a wrong turn strands you halfway up a steep slope, knowing how to move on rock could save you a lot of grief. Learn how with the Backpacker staff.
Survival School: Treat Hypothermia
Hypothermia can set in in as little as 30 minutes--and can kill. Here's your plan of action if your partner is suffering from the symptoms.