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The Natural Navigator

I really enjoyed to read The Natural Navigator by Tristan Golley. Books with this subject are rare, not many on the market I know about. What is natural

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Five day survival kit

I love the woods and occasionally get alittle Lost. It's important to be prepared for your basic needs for survival. Below are some examples of how to

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Survival medicine plants and techniques....

Salal is one of my favorite plants in the wild. Not only can the berries be eaten, they can be gathered in large quantities and dried and then pressed

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Opinions Vary

I do agree that both the Frost, (now Mora of Sweden) Morakniv, and Fallkniven are both solid knives. I myself Like the Classic Mora 2 or 2/0 for a general

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How to predict weather from nature

As a backcountry traveler, learn how to predict weather and to take appropriate action for not getting into trouble and risk your safety.

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Wilderness survival training

Find your wilderness survival training course at this page:

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Water-gathering tools

Many survivors carry lightweight mylar 'space blankets' in their kits. These make excellent body heat retainers, shelters against weather, signaling panels

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Unless you've built a Teepee, it's usually impossible to build a fire inside your shelter. Ring your campfire with grapefruit sized rocks. You can't take

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Wilderness survival knife

Your wilderness survival knife is an invaluable asset in the wilderness so when choosing your knife remember these guidelines: . . .

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Wilderness survival skills for safe wilderness travel

Learn wilderness survival skills and ensure you can take care of yourself, and your loved ones on your next wilderness excursion.

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