Tag: Wilderness

Wilderness Survival: Living Off the Land with the Clothes on Your Back and the Knife on Your Belt (Paperback)

Do you have what it takes? You’re alone in the wilderness with nothing but a knife and the clothes on your back. Will you survive? Do you have the skills to feed, clothe, and protect yourself? Mark Elbroch, a master tracker, and Mike Pewtherer, a woodland skills educator, put those questions to the test when […]

Wilderness Pleasures: A Practical Guide to Camping Bliss (Paperback)

Review The perfect book for those who want the thrills with none of the spills, (www.paddling.net/store 2008)A practical and humorous guide to spending pleasurable time in the outdoors…. in a colorful picture-packed 238-page paperback. (Emma Gilchrist The Calgary Herald 20081016)Good color photography and the author’s great sense of humor, make this book a step above […]

Surviving Cold Weather: Simply Survival (Greg Davenport’s Books for the Wilderness) (Paperback)

The first in “Greg Davenport’s Books for the Wilderness” series, “Surviving Cold Weather” covers the techniques and equipment necessary for surviving in ice and snow. Photos and drawings illustrate gear and techniques. The book covers the five survival essentials–personal protection, signaling, sustenance, navigation, and health–as they relate to the cold. Topics include: how to dress […]

The Outward Bound Wilderness First-Aid Handbook: Revised Edition (Paperback)

Amazon.com Review The Handbook covers most of the medical emergencies one must be prepared to face while recreating off the beaten path. For example: Your mountain biking partner crashes and is sitting in the trail with blood on his face from a scalp wound. What do you do? “Your first instinct is to wipe the […]

Mountainman Crafts and Skills: A Fully Illustrated Guide to Wilderness Living and Survival (Paperback)

Filled with valuable information for hobbyists, survival enthusiasts, family campers – and everyone who enjoys outdoor life, Mountainman Crafts and Skills is the essential illustrated guide to wilderness living and survival. How to make your own clothing, shelter, and equipment are all covered in step-by-step detail – through illustrations by the author himself. Learn how […]

Bushwhack: A Serial Story of Off-Trail Hiking & Camping in the Wilderness of the Pacific Northwest (Kindle Edition)

Human nature, in its most raw and desperate form, is to survive; at any cost. What we did to ourselves, and to each other, in order to stay alive out in the dark and cold depths of the forest shocked and shamed us to our very cores. The out-of-control events changed us. Forever. For now […]