Tag: high-altitude

30 What do mountaineers eat and drink on the day of an Everest summit? 2015-09-21T01:15:27.457

29 What makes certain mountains more dangerous than others? 2014-09-16T04:02:28.927

26 What can I do to prevent altitude sickness? 2012-01-24T20:13:56.293

26 Can you get permanent brain damage by spending a day at 10,000ft (~3000m) altitude? 2017-10-28T15:36:17.337

22 A little bit of acclimatisation or no acclimatisation at all? 2012-04-26T22:01:59.550

20 Should one remove their boots in an emergency bivvy situation? 2017-05-15T08:49:40.930

19 What are the real dangers of climbing at high altitude? 2014-11-09T00:53:59.883

18 What are some proven methods of training for week long backpacking trips at high altitude? 2012-01-26T04:49:20.640

17 Are headaches a bad sign at altitude? 2013-12-18T18:26:36.543

17 Altitude sickness when going from sea level to 14,000 ft (4,200m) in a single day 2014-08-01T19:05:34.160

16 What would be a safe ascent rate when mountaineering? 2012-01-25T15:08:25.760

15 Does low blood pressure have an effect on Acute Mountain Sickness? 2013-12-20T07:05:28.543

15 Does drinking tea cause problems at altitude? 2014-06-07T14:07:26.570

15 Is it safe to sleep for more than 16 hrs a day at altitudes above 6000m? 2014-09-04T10:05:05.307

15 For how long afterwards do we benefit from acclimatization? 2014-12-28T01:39:26.920

13 Does drinking alcohol cause problems at altitude? 2012-01-25T15:06:57.277

13 Training to prepare for oxygen deficiency in the high mountains 2012-03-14T17:20:38.627

13 Managing the garbage over a lengthy trek at higher altitudes 2014-09-23T09:16:11.813

13 Why would people descend to sleep while acclimatizing? 2016-11-17T02:49:04.613

13 Is it normal for a compass to develop an air bubble at high altitude? 2017-01-31T00:49:26.157

12 Does the altitude you live at influence the time required for acclimatization? 2017-02-28T04:59:05.700

11 Climbing Mount Teide from sea-level 2013-11-16T10:52:17.237

11 Walking through a Thigh-high snow 2013-12-21T07:45:19.853

11 How to begin in alpine tours 2014-01-22T18:01:17.137

11 Acclimatization strategies 2015-01-04T17:34:33.940

11 Stove/fuel setup for harsh conditions 2015-02-07T11:01:15.160

11 Is there a breathing technique to conserve bottled oxygen? 2016-06-20T16:43:01.393

10 Sizing up high altitude boots 2014-03-15T15:56:30.307

10 During high-altitude lengthy expedition: To shave or not shave? 2014-09-25T11:26:23.060

10 Donating blood at higher altitudes and Acclimatization 2015-02-25T13:03:19.047

10 Case example on Altitude Mountain Sickness: How to detect and react properly? 2015-10-19T15:06:47.627

10 Can you pre-identify the risk of severe Altitude sickness? 2016-05-23T13:24:38.287

10 Can overexertion cause AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness)? 2017-05-19T11:05:47.427

9 Are nutrition bars/energy bars good for high altitude treks? 2013-10-31T05:41:51.927

9 Acclimitization: Would 20 min at an "oxygen bar" deliver more than an ephermal boost to a healthy person? 2015-10-16T19:31:17.740

9 Has Joe Simpson ever explained why he did not cut the rope himself? 2017-03-05T16:19:39.083

9 Is acute mountain sickness repeatable? 2017-12-21T13:31:07.677

8 Covering up ears at higher altitudes 2013-03-19T13:07:31.820

8 How to realize/judge/assume if one has now fully acclimatized? 2013-09-28T05:08:45.627

8 Taking Aspirin in higher altitudes 2014-08-02T15:31:39.433

8 Fine tuning the Warm-up routines at Higher altitude 2014-08-26T13:55:29.947

8 Does sleeping with liner shoes make you feel colder? 2015-03-17T23:01:25.917

8 Is there a connection between stress and difficulty in acclimatizing? 2015-10-13T20:32:43.067

8 How do you diagnose severe altitude illness? 2015-10-18T03:49:42.823

8 Acclimatization Question 2016-10-26T18:33:50.240

8 How can people survive really cold nights outside with minimal equipment? 2017-02-15T21:17:27.923

7 Is "altitude" an absolute measure of air "thinness"? 2014-09-11T20:06:57.033

7 Properly using a Gamow Bag 2015-05-29T07:26:47.737

6 Suitable Food for moderate to High altitude trekking 2013-10-15T04:58:50.863

6 Why is it unsafe to handle metallic equipment with bare hand at higher altitude? 2014-09-09T08:14:07.650

5 Effective measures to minimize the damage due to Snow-blindness? 2014-01-02T05:49:41.650

5 What is the lowest altitude where the effect of lack of acclimatization can be observed? 2017-06-24T20:33:32.277

4 Venomous/Semi-Venoumous Snakes at Higher Altitudes 2013-09-27T05:06:20.777

4 Is there a dose guide for Dexamethasone? 2014-09-05T07:11:39.397

4 Backpacking with a dog 2015-08-12T17:17:36.087

4 What affects the acclimatization process? 2016-12-29T04:08:15.027

3 Exercises to prepare you for high altitude sickness 2012-05-24T03:00:02.853

3 Factors to be considered and prepared in case of unavoidable bivouac 2014-01-10T11:50:28.060

3 How much would a base camp shower cost in the Himalayas? 2014-11-14T15:58:55.680

3 High Altitude Cooking - Most efficient fuel and stove type 2015-02-28T18:35:30.280

2 What are the possible risks of exercising at high altitudes? 2018-02-28T12:10:14.243