Top Survival Mistakes That Will Kill You

By Steven L. Doran

Underestimating the risk.  People get in more trouble when they go out to a wilderness locations for a drive, or a short hike . In their mind they believe it is going to be nothing more than a fun family or personal outing. A time to relax and reflect, They are going to stop for a meal, relax in a roadside park, walk a well marked trail. Then Bang  disaster strikes, cell phones does not work, they have no water, are improperly dressed. The list is endless, preparing at home, thinking about what you are going to do if an emergency situation arises is your first step to coming home alive.  People actually do much better on longer trips because they prepareto go it alone for extended periods. Yet they to get into trouble for not following these simple rules. Read more