Rick Borrett

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15 F*cking Brilliant Hiking Hacks You Need To Try ASAP

Upgrade your outdoors skills.

How to Start a Fire: Make Char Cloth | The Art of Manliness

To make a spark that can light a fire, all you need is flint, tinder, and some good old fashioned friction. It’s a fire-making method that’s been …

On the water with the world’s most grueling outrigger canoe race

The small and normally quiet village of Fare, on the island of Huahine in French Polynesia, is abuzz with activity. Children play in the ocean, …

The Process: Building a Vintage-Inspired Teardrop Camping Trailer from Scratch

For Werner, it all began with a trip to the lake. He recalls, "We were lured by a friend who had a sailboat with the promise of a nice lake with …

Gun Trouble

The rifle that today's infantry uses is little changed since the 1960s—and it is badly flawed. Military lives depend on these cheap composites of metal and plastic. So why can't the richest country in the world give its soldiers better ones?<p>One afternoon just a month and a half after the Battle of …

Military

Entrance to Site Zed at 16,000 cfs, highest full Stikine descent yet. Gerd and Aniol Serrasolses. #Sendingit #Collons http://t.co/iRXKhPJFAv

Five Ways To Sleep Outside Without A Tent

Tents are wonderfully effective, but also large, heavy and fragile. Can you really go camping without one? Turns out, you really don't have to …

How to Sharpen a Knife while Minimizing Mistakes and Maximizing Cutting Edge Performance

DISCLAIMER: I ask that you read the entire article and keep in mind that this is one of those discussions that rank up there with talking about …

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