My second article for Live Out There’s blog is now ready for your enjoyment.  The theme is travel preparedness, with a slant towards how to prepare for hiking when possible emergencies happen.    A quick preview:

For me, in particular, I’ve developed a passion for adventure traveling.  The more remote, the more wild, the better. But travel in general does require preparation, and there are at least a few basic things that everyone should be aware of when you decide to go somewhere. Staying healthy on the road is a good thing, and accidents and problems do occasionally occur. Being spontaneous and having fun is important, but it is good to plan ahead, especially if you want to be outdoors.

Go read!