Les Stroud: Survive

I picked up a copy of Les Stroud’s book Survive, and found it to be a very good read, so good in fact I’ve placed it into my keeper library of prepper and survival literature. There are a couple of reasons for it, one of which is that Les doesn’t dwell on the fast paced […]

Navajo Winter Hogans

In keeping with my historical theme regarding survival and wilderness skills I came across this piece on building Navajo huts, or “Hogans” as they are more properly called. It is actually part of a larger treatise by Cosmos Mindeleff and can be found here: Navajo Houses, by Cosmos Mindeleff. Cold weather will be soon upon […]