Survival Firemaking Articles

The Ultimate Fatwood Hunting Guide

      Fatwood goes by many names including lighter wood, pine knot, lighter'd wood, and fat lighter. For those of you who aren't familiar with...
How to build the perfect campfire

How To Build The Perfect Campfire

When you hear the term camping, what comes to mind? For me: The image of camping I get is sitting in the dark, watching the flames...
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5 Natural Tinder Sources for Your Next Campfire

        Imagine getting to camp, setting everything set up and ready to go. It's time to eat and unfortunately for you, your...

How To: Make Fire In the Rain

In a survival situation fire is paramount. It can keep you warm, cook your food, sanitize your water, and even keep the things that...

How To: Make Charcloth

          The ability to make charcloth in a pinch is a valuable survival skill to have. It's simple, effective, and the...