The Rule of 3 is a crucial, even foundational, bit of wilderness survival wisdom. There are many various pieces of wisdom out there when it comes to survival and not all of them are created equal. While modern society makes living easy, being able to survive in an emergency situation or wilderness survival situation is a chore. Even many educated & skilled individuals … [Read more...] about The Survival “Rule of 3” & Why You Need To Master It!
My mind is full of memories of my Scouting days from when I was a youth and truth be told, many of my best memories came from early Cub Scout campouts that would be the first steps towards me eventually becoming an Eagle Scout. Anything with the wilderness always caught my interest, so learning about wilderness survival, the importance of water, and the various ways to get … [Read more...] about How to Purify Water While Camping or Backpacking
The idea for doing an article on the best dog deterrent spray actually comes from an experience I had back in late September of last year. This was mentioned in a past blog post about how to survive animal attacks I wrote last year, when a dog actually stalked me for several blocks before aggressively confronting me. While a can of dog spray, bear spray, or even a decent knife … [Read more...] about Best Dog Deterrent Spray
The great outdoors have so much to offer, but the most beautiful places are often among the most wild and that means being prepared for the worst like surviving a bear attack. While this won't be an issue in many places, if you are heading into bear country you definitely want to be prepared for the worst case scenario. A little knowledge and preparation can go a long way to … [Read more...] about How To Survive A Bear Attack
Sometimes you need to think really hard about good blog or article topics. Sometimes you need to do a lot of research to really dig into the ideas...and sometimes chance steps in and brings in some real life inspiration. So the reason we're going to go straight into surviving an animal attack is because I just narrowly avoided getting mauled by an overly aggressive dog that … [Read more...] about How To Survive An Animal Attack