Professional Level Wilderness Medicine

Whether you like it or not, technology has invaded the backcountry. It can be used heavily, or just for emergencies. Typically, large groups, such as commercial guided trips, outdoor education groups, college recreation groups, carry some sort of communication device as standard practice. In his most recent blog post, Josh Kling, owner of Kling Mountain Guides, offers guidelines for the best devices to bring on our next commercial or collegiate outdoor trip.