How to Find Water in the Desert

How to Find Water in the Desert

  Nothing reaffirms the fact that our lives revolve around water more than exploring the desert. One of the most impressive feats you can pull off is finding some old-fashioned H2O in the middle of a barren wasteland, as the cost of failure is usually your life. Take...
How to Make a Rope Out of Natural Materials

How to Make a Rope Out of Natural Materials

You can’t underestimate the quality of good rope. And while a cord of survival rope should always be with you when traveling through the great outdoors, accidents happen and sometimes you may need to fashion your own out of nothing but what Mother Nature has provided....
How To Repel Mosquitos

How To Repel Mosquitos

The animal responsible for the most misery in humanity’s history isn’t the lion, tiger or even the bear—it’s the humble mosquito. These little bloodsuckers spread an arsenal of diseases causing debilitation and death, so don’t think wanting to avoid a mosquito bite is...
How To Catch A Fish With Your Hands

How To Catch A Fish With Your Hands

Fishing is a tradition any lover of the outdoors should partake in at least once. The battle between man and fish is a noble one, celebrating and strengthening our ingenuity and resolve against a determined opponent. But even more impressive than reeling in the big...
How To Sharpen A Knife

How To Sharpen A Knife

Like a rugged individualist without this book, a knife without a sharp edge is a sad sight to behold. The old adage that a dull knife is more dangerous than a sharp one is borne out of the reality that a dull blade requires you to work twice as hard to cut half...