One of the best ways to test your survival skills is to spend some time outdoors, without electricity, running water, and flushable toilets.
How to Build a Quinzee Snow Shelter
Welcome back to the Art of Manliness Land Navigation Manual. In Part I, we covered how to properly use a compass, how to shoot your bearings, and the best map for navigating: the topo map.
Creek Stewart is a Senior Instructor at the Willow Haven Outdoor School for Survival, Preparedness & Bushcraft and the author of the just released book, The Unofficial Hunger Games Wilderness Survival Guide.
Geodesic Domes were invented by R. Buckminster Fuller in the 1960's, and are a revolutionary building structure with many advantages over conventional rectangular designs:
I have an open fire and spend my evenings tanning animal and fish skins, and carving wood
Stegner said, "Something will have gone out of us as a people if we ever let the remaining wilderness be destroyed…if we pollute the last clean air and dirty the last clean streams, and push our paved roads through the last o the silence."
What would you do if circumstances forced you into the woods alone, with little or no provisions?
If you live in a place where snowy and icy winters are the norm, you know the dangers of falling through the ice.
Taking 12ga to a whole new level of destruction.
**Disclaimer: This post contains a graphic step-by-step depiction of the skinning, slicing, and disemboweling of a real squirrel.
Keeping emergency go-bags in your house and car is obligatory, but what if disaster strikes while you're at Baskin-Robbins?