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Out Alive from BACKPACKER
Raging rivers, hungry bears, huge avalanches—no matter how prepared you are, a walk in the woods can go from innocent to disastrous in the blink of an eye. Out Alive is a podcast series about real people who survived the unsurvivable. Each survivor takes you through what happened, from the packing mistakes to the missed signals to the plain bad luck, while experts and witnesses weigh in on how things went wrong.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.8 stars from 396 ratings
Couldn’t stop listening until I finished all 16 episodes. All stories are amazing!
Arames via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/31/20
Hope it comes back!
This is truly my favorite podcast - such a great set up, I love to hear people’s stories in their own voices and their stories of survival. I’m hoping it comes back soon!
Veronica Lake Watson via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/19/20
Great lesson in life skills
While this is a thoroughly entertaining podcast, it also has great advice on what to do, and not to do on the trail. I hike alone every now and then and will definitely be employing some of the tips in these shows. First and foremost, I will always leave an itinerary and a planned time for...Read full review »
✨Kittles✨ via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 06/07/20
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