Saturday, December 14, 2013

Procuring Water in a Winter Survival Situation

What if you're out several miles from the trailhead during a winter hike, and you find yourself in an emergency situation in which you've run out of drinking water. In the video below, the folks over at Vermont-based Peak Survival offer some interesting and "outside of the box" alternatives for creating and storing drinking water. These are probably some good skills to learn and remember for anyone who ventures out into the wilderness during the winter months:







Jeff
HikingintheSmokys.com

3 comments:

Steven Cook said...

Thanks, I would love to see more of your videos! Very informative and potentially live saving.

Do you have a blog or direct link?

The Smoky Mountain Hiker said...

Steven - actually, that video isn't mine. It's from a company called Peak Survival, which I know nothing about. Here's their link:
http://www.youtube.com/user/PeakSurvival?feature=watch

Bali Hut Super Store said...

Informative video for campers and hikers. I love to see more from this video too. Thanks for sharing it!