Kevin Tacy

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DIY: Eco-Friendly Fire Starters

I wouldn’t call myself a pyromaniac exactly, but I’ve never turned down an opportunity to sit around a campfire. In an effort to avoid dousing …

Your Own Book of Campcraft

Things All Scouts Should Know: 16 Camping and Life Hacks from 1911 | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: In 1911, the first edition of</i> Boys’ Life <i>magazine was published. The first several issues included a short-lived section called “Things</i> …

Essential Wilderness Equipment

If you were stranded in the middle of nowhere, your chances of survival would be significantly higher if you had this equipment with you. To me, …

survival - Deer & Deer Hunting | Whitetail Deer Hunting Tips

You can organize the essentials based on the Five Cs of Survivability. Within these five base elements are all the tools and knowledge you need to be …

Breaking News & Top Stories - Latest World, US & Local News

Stuart Villanueva / The Galveston County Daily News via AP<p>In Santa Fe, teachers' yells sent students scrambling for safety<p>U.S. news<p>advertisement<p>Matt …

22 Absolutely Essential Diagrams You Need For Camping

From survival to s'mores, here's everything you need to know to ensure a flawless camping trip.

What Preparedness Items Should You Stockpile?

Apocalypse Essentials: The Almost Serious Survival Guide

The world didn’t end in 2012 (whew).<p>But things could still get hairy sometime in the future. So, what would you need to carry on after the grid …

35 Easy-to-Find Sources of Tinder

May 17, 2013 by Melanie Swick | 4 Comments<p>The ability to start a fire can mean the difference between life or death, but even in the best of …

Essential Knots: How to Tie the 20 Knots You Need to Know

Knot tying has always been one of those key outdoor skills that the inexperienced take for granted. The experienced outdoorsman, however, has had …

How to start a fire in the rain

Wilderness Pocket Survival Kits - My Kit

As promised a while back, here's a look at one of my personal pocket survival kits. It's not perfect by any means, but I'm pretty happy with it at …