Drowning

Introduction: The wilderness is a wonderful place to retreat for quiet reflection and healing.  It is not always a benign location for young or old.  The environment has many risks and its important that we have an understanding of the risks and how to mitigate them.  As always prevention is much better than cure. Drowning…

Foraging.

Introduction. It’s now October 2019. The years tend to fly by as we get older.  Life has become a little more stressful.  Each of us are juggling busy lives that often conspire to sever our connection with the natural world.  It often feels like there is a constant conflict between our commitments to our family…

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…