Survival Skills

Vehicle Emergency Survival

Photo Credit: Michael Pereckas @Flickr With cold weather drawing closer and closer, it’s a good time to reexamine your vehicle emergency survival kit if you have one or start preparing one if you don’t. While [...]

September 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

Going Grey?

Going grey isn’t just about hair color anymore. So put away your box of Just For Men, and let’s talk about survival.   So what is “going grey” in a survival situation? Going grey is the ability [...]

July 30, 2014 // 0 Comments

Survival Shelters

From stick and debris huts to teepees and yurts, survival shelter building is a staple bushcraft skill. As part of the 4 basic needs of survival, shelter plays a crucial role in surviving in the wild. A good survival [...]

June 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

Survival Skills Are Better Than Survival Gear

In a recent article by Les Stroud of Survivorman fame, Les wrote about essential survival gear one should carry when going out in the wilderness. And as usual, Les is a pretty smart survivalist, and he knows what he’s [...]

June 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

All About Survival Fires: Fire Basics

Having fire in a survival situation can be crucial to your survival success. Whether you’re just cold, need to disinfect water, or have the luxury of having warm food cooked over a bed of coals, the need for a fire is [...]

June 12, 2014 // 0 Comments

Winter Survival Super Shelter

Winter is officially here, and the guys from Maine Primitive Skills School posted a great, timely video this week about making a great winter survival shelter. Using radiating heat energy from a less traditional long fire, [...]

December 21, 2013 // 0 Comments