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Q:

What are good places to test your survival skills?

What are the best places in the U.S. to test your backcountry survival skills this spring?
—The Editors
Santa Fe, New Mexico

A:

Choose a place with a good trout stream! If talking about long-term survival, I always look for a place with water, either in the form of a lake, river, or small creek. This not only provides me with all-important water for staying hydrated, it also pr

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