Safety when in the field is a fairly broad subject. You can safeguard your equipment and take some basic safety training for falls and first aid, but there are legitimate hazards in the field which are not just wild animals. Sometimes we have to deal with 2 legged aggressors as well. Here's some basic advice on how to deal with these aggressive hazards.
Have you ever had one of those moments which you can't believe it happened? It was just too lucky or that's how it feels anyways. Such was the case with this particular photograph. It also happens to be our featured "Photo of the Week" for this week. It's this golden yellow dragonfly perched and posing.
A little south of Twin Falls is some federally owned lands held in reserve. This area is called City of Rocks. It's a bit of a popular local tourist location and highly popular for camping. I decided that it was time for me to check this area of Idaho out for myself after hearing rumors about it for years. Here's a little of what I found.
A little over a week ago, I took the opportunity to attend another Order of the Arrow event in pursuit of my Brotherhood, the next level after Ordeal. It was an interesting but different experience which I would like to share some about.
So, this week marks our 100th straight "Photo of the Week." We had to choose something extra special for this monumental milestone. For this week, we chose a special landscape photo which is close to our hearts. Presenting our 100th choice called "Moonrise Over the Tetons."