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  Search Term   SortOrder   ArticleType
Avalanche
    21958 Lituya Bay Megatsunami Cliff Jennings2017
    0Very useful site for avalanche information Cliff Jennings2016
    0Cell Phone Interference with Avalanche Transeivers Steve Grant2012
    12Patterns of Death Among Avalanche Fatalities Frank W. Baumann2009
    7Avalanche Skills Training in Oboe Basin, Whistler Frank W. Baumann2008
    8Avalanche Risk in Diamond Head Area, Garibaldi Park Frank W. Baumann2008
    5Snow Avalanche Risk Management Frank W. Baumann2008
    7How Avalanche Hazard Develops Frank W. Baumann2008
    18Weak Layers and Avalanches Frank W. Baumann2008
Batteries
    0USB Headlamp Comparisons Robin Tivy2017
    2Charge Capacity Tests for Common AA and AAA Batteries Robin Tivy2012
    0Some Rechargable Batteries Won't run Digital Cameras when cold Robin Tivy2011
    4Why Buy a Battery Charger/Analyser Robin Tivy2009
    19Managing and Testing Rechargable AA and AAA Batteries Robin Tivy2004
GPS
    3GPS Hardware Buyer's Guide (and comparison table) Robin Tivy2014
    2GPS on SmartPhones - Update Steve Grant2012
    3GPS on Smartphones - Off-line Mapping Steve Grant2011
    1Case Study: Uploading Trip Waypoints from Oregon 450t Robin Tivy2010
    0Uploading Free USA Topos to Garmin Legend GPS Robin Tivy2009
    3Downloading Waypoints From Garmin ETrex to Computer via Serial Cable Robin Tivy2006
    14Tricks for Improving GPS Reception Robin Tivy2005
    9Garmin eTrex and GPS 12 Comparison Robin Tivy2003
    6Configuring your GPS for Position Co-ordinates and Map Datums Robin Tivy2000
Maps
    1How to make custom map of peaks you have climbed Glenn Woodsworth2017
    7How to Compare Different Maps for Accuracy Robin Tivy2006
    16Using Digital Elevation Models to View Terrain and Shade Topo Maps Mattias Morrison2004
    13British Columbia BaseMap Viewer Don Serl2003
    1Lat-Long Notation versus Grid References Robin Tivy2000
    4How to Use Truncated Grid References Robin Tivy2000
    7BCGS Maps (Trim Maps) Drew Brayshaw2000
    1Review of topozone.com, a source of US Topomaps Online Robin Tivy2000
    4UTM Zones and the UTM System Robin Tivy2000
Other
    0Locating Leaks in Thermarests Steve Grant2018
    0Installing Tire Chains Robin Tivy2018
    0Assembly of Thule 460 "Fixed Point" roof racks Robin Tivy2017
    1Fixing a sticky tent fly Steve Grant2017
    4Rappelling: Safe Use of Flat Joining Knots Orvel Miskiw2017
    1White Gas Stove Comparison Factors Robin Tivy2014
    0History of White Gas Stoves Robin Tivy2014
    0Comparing Satellite Communicators (Delorme InReach versus SPOT or Sat Phones) Robin Tivy2014
    0Old Lake Names in Tricouni Area Robin Tivy2014
    3Using NOAA's excellent Global Forecast System (GFS) for weather analysis. Frank W. Baumann2012
    11Winter Driving (Surviving the Diamond Head Road) Steve Grant2009
    1Useful Format for Trip Field Notes Robin Tivy2008
    3How To Buy Boots Robin Tivy2008
    9How to find out the condition of a logging road? Bram van Straaten2008
    6How to Make Your Own Canoe Spray Deck Robin Tivy2006
    22High Altitude Illness - Symptoms and Prevention Fred Touche2005
    11Diamond Head Road (Mamquam Road) accident stats Bryan DeBou2004
    2Definition of What is a Separate Peak Robin Tivy2003
    14The Highest Summits of the Coast Mountains of BC Don Serl2003
    10What Are The "100 Highest Summits Near Vancouver"? Drew Brayshaw2003
    2Suunto Altimax Watch - User's Guide Robin Tivy2003
    1Hierarchy of Canadian Mountain Collective Names. Drew Brayshaw2003
    1Bicycle Spoke Length Calculation Program Robin Tivy2003
    2Principles of Car Mileage Costs - Quick Version Robin Tivy2002
    0Principles for Calculating Mileage Charges on Cars Robin Tivy2001
    5How to Build your Own Bicycle Wheel Robin Tivy2001
Photo
    0Photo Orientation Discussion Robin Tivy2016
    14Great Landscape Pictures from a Small Camera using GND Filters Vern Dewit2010
    0How To Specify Focal Length of Photos Robin Tivy2008
    4Geotagging Photos Using Track File Data John Scurlock2008
    0Scanning Slides with the Canon 9950F Steve Grant2006
    1Digital Camera Buying Guide (for Mountaineering) Robin Tivy2004
    40Tips for Better Mountain Photography David Wasserman2003
    6Fill Flash for Summit Shots Robin Tivy2003
    8Irfanview Photo Manipulation Program Kevin Altheim2002
    4Slide Scanning Comparisons (2001) Robin Tivy2001
Regulations
    0BC Resource Road radio channels Andrew Wong2014
    4Jasper National Park bivouacing guidelines Dieter Kepper2010
    5National Parks Fees and Permits Robin Tivy2009
    37The "Coles Notes" Guide to Road Deactivation Drew Brayshaw2003
Ski
    0Weight-Size Relationship for Ski Boots Robin Tivy2018
    3Centering and Mounting Bindings On Backcountry Skis - Theory Robin Tivy2003
Websites
    3Using Google Maps with FireFox extension to get Lat/Long Waypoints Alex Joseph2005
    7Using Google Satellite Photos with the Canadian Mountain Encyclopedia David Wasserman2005