Category Archives: Praxis

Praxis – Surviving Outdoors by wes

Praxis Series Introduction to Surviving Outdoors (Cutting Through the Chatter) Definition of praxis (credit Merriam-Webster online dictionary 2018) plural praxes play \ˈprak-ˌsēz\ 1:action, practice: such as a: exercise or practice of an art, science, or skill Preface The other day … Continue reading

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Backtracking

Finally standing over that ridge taking the photos you’ve been after for the last couple of hours, you’re filled with a sense of accomplishment. Unfortunately, it’s soon replaced by overwhelming panic, when you can’t remember which way back to camp. … Continue reading

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Making The “Lightning” For Your Force Multipliers

Since the 90’s, I’ve carried a small solar charger for AA batteries in my kit. This was for keeping certain devices I had, like flashlights and PVS-7 NOD’s, operating in the field when there was no chance to get new … Continue reading

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The Dakota Fire Hole

The Dakota fire hole (or pit) is a great method to use for a quick cooking fire that generates very little if any smoke if you use dry wood. It’s a method I’ve used my entire life, especially when I’m … Continue reading

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Praxis – Introduction to Route Finding by wes

Praxis Series Introduction to Route Finding (Using Your Compass)   Definition of praxis (credit Merriam-Webster online dictionary 2018) plural praxes play \ˈprak-ˌsēz\ 1 : action, practice: such as a : exercise or practice of an art, science, or skill The following three pdf downloads are of … Continue reading

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Knife Sharpening by wes

A while back Wes had inquired about a Praxis series, similar to what MBV had on Sipsey Street Irregulars. I thought it was a good idea, but Life got in the way for both of us and it stalled for … Continue reading

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