ESTIMATE SUNDOWN USING YOUR FINGERS

It’s Getting Dark Daylight has a powerful effect on our circadian rhythms. We schedule our lives around the rising and setting of the sun. With the exception of hunting season, most of us probably don’t focus on the times for sunrise and sunset. It…

DEAD DROPS AND DAUGHTERS

  Passing Notes The “dead drop” has its history firmly rooted in espionage tradecraft. If you’re not familiar with the term, it’s simply a way to pass messages between two people using a secret location that doesn’t require the two of them to meet….

HOW TO MAKE BONE-DRY TINDER EVEN IN A DOWNPOUR

Problem: Cold and Wet So what do you do when you’re out in a torrential rain with no man-made tinder on you and you need to get a fire going? Everything is soaking wet and finding dry tinder is really challenging. Here’s how to…