Garmin Fenix 5s

Introduction There are a vast range of wearable technology products on the market these days.  From fitness monitors to GPS navigation tools etc.  Many of us involved in Bushcraft and other outdoor activities like to monitor our performance and log routes etc.  It is interesting to look back at previous routes we have paddled or…

Pfeil Scorp Review.

Price £28.74 plus shipping from Classic Hand tools. Introduction Carving using traditional tools is an incredibly rewarding pastime.  You are able to develop a real relationship with wood that using power tools doesn’t allow.  I enjoy carving Kuksa and bowls from greenwood.  So when asked what I wanted for my birthday I asked for a…

Tumpline Tutorial.

Making cordage from natural materials is a fundamental bushcraft skill; attend any basic bushcraft course and the chances are you’ll learn how to turn such as nettles or willow bark into lengths of string. However having learnt this new skill you’re faced with the question of what use it can be put to other than…

Personal Safety

It is important to remember that despite media reports to the contrary you are highly unlikely to be the victim of a violent assault. Millions of people make journeys every year in comfort and safety. However a small number of people are unfortunate enough to encounter a violent criminal. This article is not a complete…