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My Yukon Life Survival Mug

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Freezing to Death

Intriguing article from Outside magazine about how easily one can find themselves fighting for their life against the cold: http://www.outsideonline.com/outdoor-adventure/As-Freezing-Persons-Recollect-the-Snow–First-Chill–Then-Stupor–Then-the-Letting-Go.html?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=facebookpost

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Episode 95: Alan Fry, Yukon Survival Expert

Do you have what it takes to survive in the Yukon with only the bare essentials? Could you last the night in a tent when the temperature drops to minus 60? Well, meet a man who’s done all of the … Continue reading

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He Puts Skis on His Walker in Winter

August’s episode of My Yukon Life podcast radio features a gentleman who’s now 82 years old. Alan Fry grew up in the bush and as a young boy was taught how to survive with just a knife, hatchet, and matches. … Continue reading

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Episode 79: Yukon Civil Air Search & Rescue Association

Our special guests are Randy Shewen and Jamie Tait. Randy heads up the Yukon chapter of CASARA, or Civil Air Search and Rescue Association. Operationally, CASARA works for the Canadian military. In addition to his volunteer work as an administrator, … Continue reading

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Episode 77: George Balmer Survival Tips

George Balmer is a bush pilot who’s been on our show before. He was our special guest for Episode 67 when he took me flying in his homebuilt Van’s RV-8 two-seater aerobatic plane. You can listen to that episode on … Continue reading

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