Safety tips whilst visiting the Grand Canyon

Without a doubt, the Grand Canyon National Park is one of the most popular destinations in the United States. Its splendor is unmatched, letting you…

Easy Steel Wool Emergency Fire Starter

With only a battery and some fine steel wool, you can make a fire anytime. It’s an old trick but works really well for starting…

Nine Winter Cooking Tips

Who doesn’t enjoy a great barbecue or some freshly baked bread in the dutch oven? After all, cooking outdoors is one of the things the…

Heat Treating For The Hobbyist Knife Maker

There’s a growing number of people that are getting used to knives as tools again, just like our grandparents did, especially when off the beaten track…

Daisy Crockets Firewood Adventure

We’ve been gathering and chopping wood for the last 12 years and we’ve had some adventures with hills and winches, breaking ropes, trips and falls…

CampMaid Complete Outdoor Cooking System

We love food cooked in our Dutch ovens but we recognize that they’re not always the best thing to cook in due to time, weight,…

Bowdrill Step by Step – Fire by Friction For The Beginner

I spent a great morning practicing fire by friction, and I have since decided to put this together in order to help those of us…

Here is some help on making fire: Polypore fungi in primitive fire making

Five thousand, three hundred years ago Ötzi, also known as the Ice Man, died at 10,500 feet in the Ötztal Alps, which divides Italy and…

Need help making fire? Polypore Fungi in Primitive Fire Making

Five thousand, three hundred years ago Ötzi, also known as the Ice Man, died at 10,500 feet in the Ötztal Alps, which divides Italy and…