Here are some articles on surviving in the wilderness during winter months. One of them is an amazing account about a young man who survived for 17 hours while buried in and avalanche.

Keys to winter wilderness survival: STOP, think, don't panic

Joe Whittington has a simple message for anyone who becomes stranded in the wilderness this winter: STOP. The acronym stands for: Slow down. Think clearly. Observe your surroundings. Plan each step carefully. Wilderness Survival Classes …

Publish Date: 11/17/2009 18:14

http://www.oregonlive.com/clackamascounty/

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Keys to Winter Survival | WinterCampers.com – Celebrating the

Knowing how to use cutting tools in the wilderness is an important skill. Most backpackers have little experience with the proper use and maintenance of an ax, knife or saw. In winter, these tools can prove invaluable for survival. …

Publish Date: 01/04/2010 11:56

http://www.wintercampers.com/

Man Survives Avalanche Burial for 17 Hours at Backcountry.com: The

Putting our bro-deal on the line to bring you the honest gear truth.

Publish Date: 02/08/2010 8:32

http://thegoat.backcountry.com/

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