Tim MacWelch

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survival knots

How to Tie a Knot: The 21 Essential Knots You Need to Know

We tested and reviewed the top five ferro rods to help get you started.

The Best Ferro Rods, Tested and Reviewed

A close-up of a deer tick.

How to Identify Common Types of Ticks

Survival kit laid out on a log.

The Best Survival Kits of 2023

Best Bushcraft Knives

The Best Bushcraft Knives of 2023

black widow spider

The 10 Most Dangerous Spiders in the World

Henry AR-7

The Six Best Survival Rifles Under $600

A fire built on planks of wood to keep dry from the snow.

The 10 Best Winter Survival Tips

11 Common Survival Mistakes That Can Get You Killed

picked potatos with growths on them.

How To Start Your Own Survival Garden

Survival Gear: 5 Ways To Use A Space Blanket (Besides Keeping Warm)

10 Survival Uses for a Wool Blanket

The fruits of a paw paw tree.

9 Reasons the Pawpaw Is the Ultimate Tree for Survivalists

grizzly bear with a cub

What to Do When a Predator Attacks

Survival Skills: Build a Quality Medical Kit

The Best Survival Hacks of Summer

Western diamondbacks are known to have a nasty disposition.

The Most Dangerous, Venomous Snakes in the U.S.