3 Tips to surviving the outdoors when lost : People underestimate the challenges faced when one gets lost. They also overestimate their potential of finding their way back or getting help when they get lost. With a few tips and items including a stun gun, you can survive the outdoors when you get lost. It is a good idea to get a guide if you are going for an adventure, especially in a place you have never been before. You should also avoid exploring too far without the guide. If you are traveling to new cities or towns, or you are simply visiting a friend out of town, ensure that you get the location right. But even then, misfortunes can happen.