Category: Bushcraft

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

Three of the Best Bushcraft Classes

Have you been thinking about taking your bushcraft and survival training to the next level?

Have you been thinking about taking your bushcraft and survival training to the next level? Maybe its time to explore the nationwide selection of schools that are offering all sorts of courses on the subject. All over America you can …

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How to Build Your Own Survival Fishing Kit

A survival fishing kit is about the best way to get food into camp.

A survival fishing kit is about the best way to get food into your camp. If you have something you can turn to when you find a body of water, you can make a huge impact on calories into the …

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Make a One Log Fire at your Campsite

How To Make A One Log Rocket Stove - This is a good twist to a Swedish candle and once its been used as a rocket stove to many times you can just use the whole log to place on the fire.

There are many ways to handle fire at your campsite. Many people only know the basics of fire making. They have no idea just how diverse it can be.  Dakota Fire Holes Fires Designed to Burn All Night Upside Down …

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15 Unique Ways to Start a Fire

15 Unique Ways to Start a Fire - Simple. You slowly grind your lighter against a smooth patch of concrete until you accumulate a pile of dust from the flint stick in the lighter. Then you combine that with some tinder, use the lighter to throw a spark at it, and it should easily catch fire.

Imagine you’re lost in an abandoned city after the end of the world as we know it. The sun is going down and the air is getting cold, but your one and only lighter is out of fuel, and you …

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30 Survival Tips From Les Stroud

30 Survival Tips From Les Stroud

Les Stroud is my all-time favorite survivalist, there is no one that even comes close. Take these 30 great tips from a real pro. I have looked up to Les Stroud for years, I do not like fake survival shows …

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The Shemagh is a Bushcraft Tool

Many pack a shemagh in their bag because some article or video told them they should.

Many pack a shemagh in their bag because some article or video told them they should. Have you ever actually wrapped your head up in one? Have you ever pulled it out to use it for a survival application? There …

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How to Build a Trap: 15 Best Survival Traps

How to Build a Trap: 15 Best Survival Traps - Knowing how to make and set traps is a need to know skill for any outdoor person, in fact scrap that, it is a skill I wish EVERYONE would learn.

Knowing how to build and set a trap is a need to know skill for any outdoor person. In fact, it is a skill I wish EVERYONE would learn. It is very easy to get lost, trapped, and hurt miles …

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How to Assemble an INCH Bag

How to Assemble an INCH Bag — Everybody’s talking about bug out bags and how important they are for survival, specifically in bug out scenarios, when you're supposed to leave your home and go someplace else. That's when a backpack filled with supplies will be of tremendous help.

Everybody’s talking about bug out bags and how important they are for survival, specifically in bug out scenarios, when you’re supposed to leave your home and go someplace else. That’s when a backpack filled with supplies will be of tremendous …

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10 Ways to Live Without Refrigeration

10 Ways to Live Without Refrigeration - This article goes into detail on how its possible to live and thrive without the convenience. Its possible but you will have to develop a new set of skills. The author does a great job of listing the practices and processes for making this work.

We take that box in our kitchen for granted every day. The idea that we can go buy a trunk full of food and keep it for a week or longer is a feat of modern technology. We are living …

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Top 25 Survival Skills to Know and Why

Top 25 Survival Skills to Know & Why - I’m a firm believer that knowledge is the best advantage you can have when in the wilderness. And here’s the reason why: you’re not always going to have your fancy equipment in a survival situation.

When it comes to survival, which do you think is better: having fancy equipment (knives, flashlights, etc.) or having knowledge? Most people would immediately answer, “Of course the answer is knowledge!” While the topic is certainly debatable, I’m a firm …

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