• The Grizzly Bear

    August 7, 2014 Comments (0) Fauna

    Grizzly Bear (Ursus horibilis) is a sub species of the Brown Bear. Their name comes from the “grizzled” appearance of their fur which can be gold or grayish at the tips- not that they perform “grisly” acts. In fact, Grizzlies usually only attack when they or their cubs are threatened and prefer to avoid

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  • Camp Coffee

    August 2, 2014 Comments (0) Camp Kitchen

    Ahhhh, the great outdoors. Where we humans can get back to our roots, reset our circadian rhythms, renew, refresh, and enjoy the simpler things. There is a peace in the wilderness unlike any other, and after a glorious night sans man-made lights and sounds you emerge from your tent bright eyed and ready to take

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  • Fire Basics and What You Need to Know to Start One

    July 2, 2014 Comments (0) Field Craft

    There are few things that have affected humankind so much as fire. From the earliest days, humans have harnessed, or attempted to harness, this simple element to provide warmth, light, protection against predators, and as a mechanism to cook food. As technology advanced humankind’s dependence on fire has waned,

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