Preserving Hides for Tanning, Salt, Dry or Freeze? How To

In this video I demonstrate salting a hide to preserve it for later use and talk about various options for preserving skins. The common options are freezing, drying and salting or of course you can tan the skin fresh off the animal. Each has it’s advantages and disadvantages. Drying is a lot of work and […]

7 Essential Knots You Need To Know

Aside from tying shoes, a lot of people don’t know, or need a refresher on tying knots. Knowing these knots will get you through most situations you will encounter, and they are the ones I use most often. The knots covered in this video are: Square Knot (Reef Knot) Clove Hitch (Builder’s Hitch, Tied in […]

How to Make a Primitive Fishing Gorge

In this Schrade Quick Tip Video we’re going to show how to use your survival knife to make a primitive fishing hook or “gorge”. Stick around until the end of the video to learn how to make and bait a gorge and how to attach it to primitive cordage. We’ll also share a few tips […]

Ray Mears Demonstrations – Making Fishhook from Natural Materials

Ray Mears shows you how to make a fish hook from materials found in the bush. The bone can be scavenged from any bone you can find in the wild – or in worst case scenario, the hardest wood you can find in the nearby bush.

Native American fish trap, Wilderness Survival

Native American history how they got food for there hungry family, How the Native American made there fish trap, The funnel opening will have to be large enough for the fish or turtle to swim into, leave the opening facing into deeper water,They can’t get out they do circles in the trap.for survival only. Basic […]

50+ Wilderness Survival Tips!

Here’s a few handy tips and tricks that may just come in useful one day. Outdoor skills for wilderness survival, bushcraft, hiking and recreational camping. Twitter: www.twitter.com/AlfieAesthetics Facebook: www.facebook.com/AlfieTheAesthetic Google+: www.plus.google.com/+AlfieAesthetics