Water for life

Since our bodies are 80% water, it is clearly the most important element necessary for our survival. We can survive for nearly a month without…

5 Best devices to pack when traveling

In our modern society we all like our gadgets. Whether that be smartphones or tablets, e-readers or laptops, there are plenty of devices that we…

Experienced hiker’s packing list

Packing for a hiking trip is not as simple as it sounds because not all hikes are the same. Also, not all hikers are the…

Best water sources in the wilderness

One of the most crucial survival skills you should know is being able to find water sources, and then purifying the water so it’s safe…

5 Great ways to purify water in the backcountry

If there’s one thing everyone needs on a multi-day adventure into the backcountry, it’s access to clean water.  Even when you think you’re in the…