Wilderness

How to Prevent Infection in the Wilderness?

It is crucial to carry a first-aid kit when you head on out into the back country. If, for some reason you forget to bring any with you, fear not there are a few things that you might be...

How to Walk in the Snow and Ice Safely in the Winter

You would be surprised at how many people fall and injure themselves every winter from walking on the snow and ice.The best way to avoid such accidents is to exercise some caution and have the proper equipment for those...

How to Find Water in the Wild

Getting lost or stranded in the wild is something that could happen to just about anyone. And if you are that unlucky person, finding water in the backcountry is going to be a matter of life or death. Finding...

Wilderness & Survival Quotes To Get You Outdoors and Inspired

Here are some quotes that have inspired me to try and live up to a life worth living.Traveling Quotes"O, Wanderess, WanderessWhen did you feel yourmost euphoric kiss?Was I the sourceof your greatest bliss?"- Roman Payne“Not all who wander are lost.” -...

How to Find True North? 13 Ways to Find North if You are Lost in the Woods

Have you ever started walking without ever realizing where you were going until you realize you have no idea where you are, and likely walking around in circles? We are so used to knowing where we are using GPS,...

How To Start a Fire Quickly: The ABCs of Fire Starting For Survival

Have you ever been stranded or in an emergency and needed to start a fire in a hurry? If you have, then you may already know it can be quite challenging to get a fire started quickly. Weather conditions, lack of...

7 Important Elements & Basics of Survival

Today’s modern world provides many comforts and conveniences. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing, but most people have become complacent in their sense of safety. They rely more heavily on modern technology and appliances and are less equipped with...

Leave No Trace: An Ethical Approach to Sustainable Outdoor Activities

Humanity’s relationship with nature is an ever-changing phenomenon. From our hunter-gatherer ancestors to our early civilizations, to our hyper-technological societies of today — how we interact with nature has always been a key factor to our success.Yet throughout...

How to Build a Primitive Long Term Survival Shelter

If you are looking to stay in the bush for an extended period of time you are going to need a shelter. Even short-term forays in the wild usually require some sort of protection, which is even more important if...