Axes

Chop Away: 5 Best Bushcraft Axes & Hatchets for 2018

Looking for the best bushcraft axes & hatchets? You’ve come to the right place. I’ve put lots of research and care into making this guide. The reason why? So that you can save time and money when buying a bushcraft axe. I’ll be prompt and to the point, here’s what I’m going to show you. MY picks for the BEST bushcraft axes What size bushcraft axe you should pick The best bushcraft axes for budget Read more…

By oldgrowth, ago
Gear

Carve Carefully: 4 Best Whittling Knives for 2018

Here’s the deal: You can use any old knife to whittle. But should you? Whittling knives are sharper, more precise, and more comfortable to use for extended periods of time. If you care about whittling and want to be the best whittler you can be, you need a good whittling knife. You simply can’t carve as intricate designs with a dull, cheap knife. Upgrading your whittling knife is one of the easiest and smartest ways Read more…

By oldgrowth, ago
Gear

Good Hunts: 4 Best Hunting Spears for 2018

Here’s the deal: Spear hunting is awesome. Despite being primitive, spear hunting is effective. Nowadays, many look to spear hunting for a thrill and rush that isn’t brought by any other kind. Using a spear to bring down a wild animal is as primitive as it gets. Just look at this video of a man hunting buffalo with a spear. Tell me this doesn’t look exciting. Practically any game can be hunted with spears, including Read more…

By oldgrowth, ago
Camping

8 Hammock Camping Essentials For A Great Outdoors Experience

Here’s the deal: Hammock camping is awesome. Yep, no doubts about it. But if you don’t have a basic setup with the right equipment, you’ll be in for a bad time. Hammock camping is a great pastime that gets people outdoors and enjoying the wilderness. Many prefer hammock camping to conventional tent camping for greater sleep comfort and portability. Instead of carrying around a bulky tent, each person can carry their own hammock and supplies for Read more…

By oldgrowth, ago
Axes

Split Em: 4 Best Splitting Mauls to Buy in 2018

I think you’ll agree with me when I say: Splitting wood is hard. Good news: I can help you make it a whole lot easier. Choosing a good splitting maul will save you time and effort that is wasted when using cheap, inferior splitting mauls. By choosing the best splitting maul for your needs, you’ll be splitting logs easier than ever. Notice I said for your needs. One splitting maul may be perfect for one Read more…

By oldgrowth, ago
Gear

G-Shock RangeMan vs MudMan – Which Watch Should You Choose?

You’re here for one reason: You’re thinking about buying a watch, but are stuck pondering the Casio MudMan vs RangeMan. Both the Casio RangeMan and Casio Mudman are great G Shock watches. But which is the better watch? There are several factors to consider. I’ll break down features, comfort, cost, appearance, and more. Additionally, I’ll help you decide which features matter to you in a watch and help you find the best watch for your Read more…

By oldgrowth, ago
Camping

How to Waterproof Cotton Fabric Using Two Simple Methods

Here’s the deal: Wet clothes and gear sucks. But it doesn’t have to be this way. Waterproofing cotton fabric will save you the dreadful experience of wet gear and clothing. It isn’t too hard to waterproof things at home. The effort is well worth the small-time investment required. You’ll be much better off when you’re caught in the rain while hammock camping or braving the outdoors. There’s two methods we recommend you use for easily waterproofing Read more…

By oldgrowth, ago
Survival

6 Bushcraft Axe Skills Any Survivalist Should Know

Bushcraft axes are a great multi tool to take with you in the wild. Almost important as remembering to take your trusty axe is knowing how to use it. With the right knowledge at bushcraft axe can be a great time and energy saver. For helping you start a fire, to cleaning game, and even making an ice shelter.. Here’s some great bushcraft axe skills that every survivalist should know. Chopping Wood You probably expected Read more…

By oldgrowth, ago