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    How to Make Hide Glue

    A traditional skills that can be of great use in a wilderness living or long term survival situation...

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    Stick Fish Traps

    This is a great old Native American fish trapping technique. It’s best used in tidal waters ri...

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    Horno Oven

    A mud-brick oven, or horno, is a great way to bake things while in a primitive living situation. It ...

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    Birch Basket

    The birch basket is an expedient way to make a water-tight container. One may never need take the ba...

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    Hoko Knife

    A hoko is a simple yet practical knife being easily made in the bush. The first one was found in an ...

WalkUSA’s Adventure Series: Planning

Before I could hit the trail and attempt a coast-to-coast hike, there was a lot of homework that needed to get done. Being prepared allowed me to thrive and feel like I could take on anything.

  WalkUSA’s Adventure Series: Planning Introduction Catch a glimpse of what it’s like walking across America with the first video compilation of my adventure! My name is Edward Mjelde, I am a 24 year old recent college graduate from sunny ...

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5 Ways to Start a Fire with Water

5 Ways to Start a Fire Using Water

  Did you know that water not only puts out fires but can also start them? Water can magnify sunlight rays through a process called refraction. When used and focused properly it can create an extremely hot focused beam capable ...

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Pallet Homes & Shelters

pallet house

When SHTF, money is low, or you’re just looking to be really frugal and repurpose materials Pallets are a pretty cool solution for building things. We thought this collection of shelters and homes that used pallets or pallet wood might ...

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Choosing the Right Chickens

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If you’re ready to start your flock the first thing to do is decide what kind of chickens you want. • Meat birds • Egg layers • Dual purpose (good for meat and eggs) • Weather tolerant in your climate ...

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Pineapple Juice for Coughs

pineapple juice for treating coughs

Medicinal Properties of Pineapple Pineapple is not just for drinks and desserts. Rich in the enzyme bromelain, research has shown that pineapple can be effective in treating lung inflammation that can be caused by excessive coughing, suppressing the urge to ...

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WalkUSA’s Adventure Series: Physical Training

Standing at the eastern trail head of the American Discovery Trail, where I began my 5,100 mile walk across the country.

  Catch a glimpse of what it’s like walking across America with the first video compilation of my adventure! Introduction My name is Edward Mjelde, I am a 24 year old recent college graduate from sunny San Diego, California. This ...

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