The essential earth-friendly guide to enjoying the great outdoors safely!
Be prepared physically and mentally for anything that may happen while you're enjoying the great outdoors. This earth-friendly guide covers helpful equipment and tools, finding food and water sources, building shelter, fire safety, first aid, and getting around with and without maps. It offers practical, field-tested advice in clear, easy-to-follow instructions, charts, and guides. Whether you're on a camping trip or planning to relocate for a simpler way of life, How to Survive in the Wild offers valuable tips and techniques for keeping all your bases covered in Mother Nature's house!
Sam Martin is the author of Manspace: A Primal Guide to Marking Your Territory, How to Mow the Lawn: The Lost Art of Being a Man, and How to Keep House. He is a former senior editor at This Old House magazine. Before that he lived in a tent in the forests of British Columbia for eight months while working as a tree planter. Sam has two sons and works as a full-time writer in Austin, Texas.