How to Use a Watch as a Compass

We live in a world in which we can pull our phone out of our pocket and pull up GPS or Google Maps to find out where we are and where we’re going. This is great and easy enough to do most of the time but the problem with this technology is that it relies on power to work and in the wilderness, there are no plug sockets to keep it powered up. Today we…

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Top Wilderness Survival Tips

Today, we are so used to being able to do anything that we need to at the touch of a button. What happens when you’re lost, stranded, or injured? What happens when you need help with no modern technology at hand? Do you have the basic skills that are necessary to stay alive long enough to get to safety in the wilderness? One big problem with survival tips is that many people still believe a…

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10 Edible Plants You Can Eat in the Wild

While having a good stockpile of food is essential, so is knowing how to forage for wild edibles. There are actually many edible plants which could just save your life in a survival situation. Here we are going to be looking at 10 edible plants you can eat in the wild. Along with the list below, we do recommend that you get your hands on a good foraging book that will show you which plants…

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What to do if you are Lost in the Woods?

Okay, so one moment you are enjoying a nice stroll through the woods and taking in the natural beauty of the wilderness, the next, you suddenly notice that you must have taken a wrong turn somewhere and have no clue where you are. There comes a moment, when you get lost in the woods, when the woods begin to feel like home. Do you try heading back? Carry on going the direction you’re heading? What…

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How Do You Survive in the Wild with Nothing?

We were asked the question earlier on today on Twitter by one of our followers “How Do You Survive in the Wild with Nothing?” Twitter as a platform doesn’t really give us the space to give an appropriate answer so we have decided to create a post for all those wondering the same thing. The steps below may sound simple but will require plenty of knowledge and practice before they are ever needed in a…

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