Safety

winter, cold weather tips, night fire
Corey Hockett
Tips on winter survival.By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.—Benjamin Franklin Read more >>
grizzly bear, bear safety, yellowstone
Sierra Larson
Staying safe in bear country. Read more >>
river crossing tips fishing
Stephanie Schmieding
Tips on river crossings. Read more >>
swimming dog pet hazards
Dr. Julie Oghigian
Summertime hazards for dogs. Read more >>
storm, lightning, safety
Julia Smit
How to avoid a lightning strike. Read more >>
driving, winter, snow, ice, icy, drivers
the editors
In winter, there's nothing worse. Read more >>
Running, Night time, Bozeman, safety, lights
Cody Birram
Stay visible while running.  Read more >>
bear, bear safety, grizzly
Mike England
What’s worse than running into a grizzly bear in the wild? Running into a ravenous one. Each autumn, grizzlies enter a gluttonous state called hyperphagia, where they pack on weight for the long winter ahead. Read more >>
Mountain-Biking Packs, Backcountry Mountain Biking
Melissa Cronin
On a big ride, there’s a fine line between being prepared and being up sh*# creek without a paddle. I keep the following in my pack, just in case. Read more >>
Poison hemlock
Whitney Tilt
Avoiding poison hemlock.  Read more >>
Climber, Allen Spur, Safety
Naumann, Chris
Safety guidelines for climbers. Read more >>
Wilderness Medicine
the editors
Learning how to properly manage mishaps, address emergencies, and deal with disaster. Read more >>
Cell phone safety, Montana search and rescue
Lee, Barbara
Phones in the backcountry. Read more >>
whitewater in montana, training on rapids, outside bozeman
Tucker, David
Outdoor-skill development for the season.  Read more >>
survival, ice, Montana
How to survive a fall through the ice. Read more >>
Grizzly bears, Montana wildlife, Safety in the backcountry, Outside Bozeman
Lisa Baril
Overcoming irrational fear.  Read more >>
Pogge, Drew
Keeping the bears away Read more >>
Jones, Andrea
Stealthy, independent, and elusive predators, mountain lions (or cougars) are unique creatures. While highly adaptable to different environments, mountain lions can live just about everywhere in Montana. Read more >>
Winter Running, Bozeman Running Company
Maggie Slepian
Tips for winter running.  Read more >>
Drew Pogge
“If you play with fire, you’re bound to get burned.”–Some Lame-Ass Read more >>
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