Introduction: How great is it, to spend quiet time perusing and devouring some of the Best Wilderness Survival Books Ever Written? It doesn’t, of course, take the place of actually getting Out There, and “Playing In The Dirt” .. But, sometimes it is almost as good for your soul. Many Moons ago, when I was … Read more Best Wilderness Survival Books –
What Could Possibly Happen? No matter how experienced you are, and how careful you try to be, Injuries in the wilderness Are ‘eventually’ Going To Happen to you. Being prepared to deal with accidents and injuries “Out There” will mean the difference between returning from your outing “Relatively Unscathed”, and having a Very Bad Time. … Read more Injuries in the wilderness (Self-Aid and First-Aid in the woods)
The 13 Essentials (of Wilderness Survivaling) Before looking at the 13 Essentials (of WIlderness Survival), Here is a little background on the concept. You are probably familiar with the traditional “10 essentials” (originally formalized in the 70s by “The Mountaineers” Map Compass Sunglasses and sunscreen Extra clothing Headlamp or flashlight First-aid supplies Firestarter Matches Knife Extra … Read more The 13 Essentials (of Wilderness Survivaling)
Over the years I have had quite a number of “Woods Tools” .. Each of these “tools” had its pros and cons .. and I imagine I might still – at this late date – find one or a few that I ‘might’ Really Like .. But these are the 5 Best Bushcraft Survival Knives that I currently … Read more 5 best Bushcraft Survival Knives – Tools That I have Known and Loved
Heading “Out There”/ Survivaling Assuming that I am going Bushwhacking “Out There”, for 3 to 5 days, What am I going to want to put together – in a Trekking Bag / Pack, in order to Assure my Survival, provide for my Needs, and perhaps allow for some measure of ease and comfort? Let’s start … Read more Let’s Go Survivaling.