If you like adventurous travel, then you may like to experience activities like camping, hiking etc. Although these activities offer you more thrilling and exciting experience, you also need some skills such as first aid, survival skills, and wilderness safety. We cannot predict a completely safe adventurous tour because there may have sudden disasters or accidents which you didn’t except. Therefore it is better to plan for survival during the wilderness, so you will be able to face for any unlucky event successfully.
Here are few tips for you to plan if you participate in such an exciting trip like camping, hiking etc.
#1: Pack essential things with you
It is essential to plan for survival in the wilderness. Basically you need to pack essential items in a survival kit to carry with you in your back pack. A basic survival kit should include first aid items, accessories like knife, lighter etc. You also need to pack tents and bedding according to your adventure.
#2: Knowledge about wilderness safety
It is important to prevent than cure. Therefore it is essential to have some basic idea on wilderness safety.There may be situations that incidents happen due to the lack of knowledge. For example it is better to have some idea on which plants, animals and insects are poisonous. It is also important to know what should be done if any member of your travel group poisoned by such a plant or insect. If you know how to handle these kind of emergency situations properly, then you will be able to end your trip peacefully.
#3: Know how to survive in an emergency situation
Although it is essential to have some idea about wilderness safety and because of that you are able to prevent most of the accidents, we cannot predict that you will never get any emergency situation. Therefore it is essential to learn the skills which you need to survive in any emergency situation. And it is great if you can help others to survive in any emergency situation. A proper study of wilderness survival may help you to face for this kind of situation. If you are more confident and strong enough to face for any such event, then you’ll end up with a memorable journey without any harm to any of the travel members in your group.
To learn these survival skills properly, you can follow survival training courses which are taught by well experienced instructors. Recently I found some great list of survival training courses in this post.http://www.travelbusy.com/10-best-wilderness-and-survival-training-courses/ .Just have a look. May be it is helpful for you to find a survival training course.
Finally, it is important to plan your adventures and prepare for it. Once you prepared well, you will also able to enjoy your holiday for the fullest without much worries.