Author Archives: William Simpson

A to Z of Bushcraft

The A to Z of Bushcraft!

The A to Z of Bushcraft!

Being knowledgeable in bushcraft is beneficial from a survival perspective as well as anytime you venture into the “great outdoors.” The more you know, obviously, the more you will be able to encounter and thrive, but additionally, being knowledgeable in bushcraft also will give you the confidence to venture out beyond normal parameters in terms

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Gray Man – What it is and How it’s Used

If you follow the survival community or at least are preparation minded, chances are you have heard of the gray man concept. Whether you actually know what it is, however, is anyone’s guess (we are all like that). Hollywood sensationalism has taken the concept and molded it in a way that makes it attractive in

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(Video) How to Make Bamboo Tent Pegs

Bamboo is an incredibly versatile natural resource – survival or otherwise. One of the many ways you can use it is to fashion tent pegs for use in a survival situation or if you are camping and are missing a single tent peg. The key is to make sure the bamboo you use is mature

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How to Build a Rain Barrel for Off Grid Living

The majority of survivalists understand how important it is to conserve as much as possible and utilize survival resources when and where they are found. That includes rainwater, which if you think of it, is an easy source of water that most of us completely ignore every time it rains. Collecting rainwater to water a