By now everyone has heard the tragic story of James Kim whom perished in the cold Oregon Mountains while searching for help for his wife and kids.
It’s hard to say how anyone would react in such a desperate situation, but in the unfortunate event you do find yourself facing such a crisis, a couple of important tips from the experts on surviving harsh conditions.
- You can survive for three hours without shelter (in freezing temperatures)
- You can survive for three days without water
- You can survive for three weeks without food
It’s always easier to look back in retrospect of course so if nothing else, learn from this tragic event and remember that your best odds for survival are ensuring you have shelter.