Shelter craft is an important survival skill to learn. Shelter from the elements is almost always your first consideration in any survival situation. Weather and availability of materials will most likely dictate the shelter built. The lean-to shelter is an example of a design to tackle extreme cold in the northern forest. Survival […]
Thru-Hike Survival Training prepares you for backcountry survival emergencies. Wilderness hazards encountered hiking the PCT take many forms. Weather effect causes problems for backpackers that include cold, wind, flooding, and lightning. Learning to recognize dangerous situations before they happen is important. Understanding wildlife behavior and how to prepare for these encounters reduces anxiety. Thru-Hike Survival Training […]
There are many myths that surround survival training. A great many of these myths have no basis to the reality of learning real survival skills. Join Mark Wienert and Lifesong Wilderness Adventures and learn from one of the best.
Best woods for the bow drill create a hot coal faster. Imagine you’re shipwrecked like Tom Hanks in Castaway. Stranded on a Pacific island with no matches or lighter. Or, lost in east Texas. You can’t boil your drinking water or cook the mouse you trapped for your survival stew without fire. What are you going […]
Are you ready to immerse yourself in nature? You will love this exceptional 28-Day wilderness camp. No camping experience required. 28-Day Wilderness Camp for adults. Where is Camp? Northern California near Mount Shasta. The rugged setting includes forest and open landscapes in a montane habitat. Who Comes to Camp? Why you, of course. And people like […]