When you are hiking through the wilderness, camping, or merely taking in nature from the back porch of a cabin, it is always advisable to think about the dangers around you. There are predators out there, possibly some watching you while you are innocently putting up a tent or drinking from a canteen, and the more you know about them the better.
Many will argue about which beast they feel is the most dangerous out in the wild. The pessimistic or realistic of us might even say man himself is the most dangerous creature in the woods. However, keeping human beings out of the mix there are many truly fearful animals to choose from. We have bears, snakes, alligators, hippos and even the majestic deer can be dangerous.
Yet there is one beast, more than any other, that has been known to kill far more people than any other – and what it is might surprise you!
After the break, go to the next page and read up on the creature that kills more people while living off the grid!