Bushcraft 5041-090
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Gain practical knowledge about surviving in the northern bush, with minimal use of technological materials and tools. Written by a long-time wilderness educator, this guide is written for hikers, campers, foresters, backwoods adventurers and anyone with a passion for the outdoors. Includes instructions and diagrams for lighting and maintaining a fire, chopping wood and felling trees, creating shelters and keeping warm, safe use of the axe and bush knife, plants and animals important for survival, food, water, cooking and wilderness first aid.

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Ideal for
  • Backpacking
  • Camping and hiking
Author Mors Kochanski
Language English
Pages 304
Published 2016
Edition 3rd
ISBN 9781772130072
Made in Canada