Category: Bushcraft

Learn about the old age old skill of bushcraft. Bushcraft blends so well with SHTF and emergency preparedness.

How To Identify Animals by their Tracks (with Pictures!)

How To Identify Animals by their Tracks — Whether you’re a hiker, nature enthusiast, or just want to know who’s been eating your tomatoes, there’s a helpful animal tracking guide for you. The Old Farmer’s Almanac has a collection of animal track photos to help you figure out who your furry neighbors are.

Whether you’re a hiker, nature enthusiast, or just want to know who’s been eating your tomatoes, there’s a helpful animal tracking guide for you.   The Old Farmer’s Almanac has a collection of animal track photos to help you figure …

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Hiding Your Bugout Location

Hiding Your Bugout Location — Securing a bugout bag and location is a struggle in and of itself. Once you find that perfect place or that perfect property people have a tendency to make it look like home.

Securing a bugout bag and location is a struggle in and of itself. Once you find that perfect place or that perfect property people have a tendency to make it look like home. When you think about what you are …

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Master Deterrents and Keep Yourself Safe and Aware

Master Deterrents and Keep Yourself Safe and Aware — You may be carrying concealed. I would say it is a must in the world we live in. Just because you carry concealed does not mean you carry without consequence.

You may be carrying concealed. I would say it is a must in the world we live in. Just because you carry concealed does not mean you carry without consequence. It’s a very stark reality for those not paying attention. …

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Get Rid Of Ticks – Guaranteed!

Get Rid Of Ticks – Guaranteed! — After a long day hunting turkeys my son and I were pulling ticks off of us left and right. Later that week I fell into an article about Powassan which is a new virus carried by ticks that is even more dangerous than Lyme.

Are you dealing tons of ticks on your property? There are some serious issues when it comes to having those biting and sucking little bugs. If they were just a nuisance it would be one thing. However, we are dealing …

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Carry Less with These Bushcraft Skills

What is the point of all this bushcraft? Are we looking to find ourselves in a survival situation, are we hoping?

What is the point of all this bushcraft? Are we looking to find ourselves in a survival situation, are we hoping? Or is this merely a practice in mastering the wild? Either motivation is respectable.  However, what if we were …

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The Bushcrafters Sleep System Debate

To get better at bushcrafting or for those who really enjoy it, staying the night in the woods is just part of the process.

To get better at bushcrafting or for those who really enjoy it, staying the night in the woods is just part of the process. The whole craft is about dirt time, time in the woods and maximizing what you do …

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Creating a Resource Map for Urban Disaster

How well do you know your area? There was a time when people traveled very little but as the world expands we are traveling further than ever on a daily basis.

How well do you know your area? There was a time when people traveled very little but as the world expands we are traveling further than ever on a daily basis. This means that our sphere of understanding has to …

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The Importance of the Simple Bushcraft Tripod

What comes to mind when you think about bushcraft skills? When you say it out loud you think that its a very complex undertaking that requires you to be able to crack rocks into weapons and spark fire from sticks.

What comes to mind when you think about bushcraft skills? When you say it out loud you think that its a very complex undertaking that requires you to be able to crack rocks into weapons and spark fire from sticks. …

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Three Bushcraft Tools you Aren’t Carrying

The world of bushcraft is different than survival and some of the tools are not as common as those in the survival circles.

The world of bushcraft is different than survival and some of the tools are not as common as those in the survival circles. With only so much room in our bags its hard to decide what to give up or …

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Have you Considered an Underground Bunker?

The word prepper became synonymous with a certain brand of emergency preparedness in 2012.

The word prepper became synonymous with a certain brand of emergency preparedness in 2012. This was due in large part to the Nat Geo Doomsday Preppers television show. It was still pretty early in the reality tv game and many …

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