Category: Outdoors

How Fast Can You Set Up a Tent?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2TQHz6mCI-4 See a video of a one-legged man setting this tent up in less than a minute. I would love to see a whole scout troop or pack setting up a line of tents in seconds.  Never hassle with setting…

Earth Skills

Have You Ever Longed To Return To A Past Where Humanity’s Greatest Concern Was Survival, When Our Hands Created Life’s Necessities, When The Land’s Raw Provisions Were The Materials With Which We Created Warmth, Shelter, Food, and Tools–A Time Before…

How to Tie a Bloodline (Video)

A blood knot (Barrel knot) is most usefully employed for joining sections of monofilament nylon line while maintaining a high portion of the line’s inherent strength. Other knots used for this purpose can cause a substantial loss of strength. In…

A Really Nice Bike Tool

The Alien II–which is designed for cyclists who need a high-quality tool while on the road–is housed in a clever break-apart body that makes it a breeze to find the right gadget. And with 26 high-quality, hardened-steel tools at your…