Bushcraft 101: A Field Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival by Dave Canterbury
#4 New York Times Best Seller (Oct 2014) - The ultimate resource for experiencing the backcountry!
Written by survivalist expert Dave Canterbury, Bushcraft 101
gets you ready for your next backcountry trip with advice on making the
most of your time outdoors. Based on the 5Cs of Survivability--cutting
tools, covering, combustion devices, containers, and cordages--this
valuable guide offers only the most important survival skills to help
you craft resources from your surroundings and truly experience the
beauty and thrill of the wilderness. Inside, you'll also discover
detailed information on:
Choosing the right items for your kit.
Manufacturing needed tools and supplies.
Collecting and cooking food.
Protecting yourself from the elements.
With Canterbury's guidance, you'll not only prepare yourself
for any climate and situation, but you'll also learn how to use the art
of bushcraft to reconnect with nature in ways you've never imagined.
"Canterbury covers everything: building
out your kit, manufacturing tools, and supplies, food collection,
cooking and protection from the elements. If you want to 'be prepared'
for time in the wilderness, this is a great guide." --CoolMaterial.com
"To say Dave is a survival authority is
putting it mildly. Dave gets you ready for your next backcountry trip
with easy-to-digest advice and practices on how to build the most
critical survival skills. Bushcraft 101 is a very inexpensive
insurance plan that any practical person should buy, read and stuff into
a backpack before heading off the beaten path." --New Pioneer
"It offers a lot [of] detail...focusing
on everything from knots to cooking to trapping.... If you want to learn
primitive skills, it's a treasure trove of information." --Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
"All the survival gear in the world isn't
going to help you if you don't know how to use it. Penned by
survivalist expert Dave Canterbury, Bushcraft 101: A Field Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival
aims to make sure you know your craft.... Even if you're not escaping
the apocalypse, but instead heading out into the backcountry to escape
modern life for a few days, this is an indispensable guide for your
outdoor travels." --Uncrate.com
"With Canterbury's guidance, you'll
prepare yourself for any climate and situation and you'll learn how to
use the art of bushcraft to reconnect with nature." --Uber Apparatus
"We're quickly on our way to mastering the great outdoors with this copy of Bush Craft 101.
Written by famous outdoorsman Dave Canterbury, the volume covers
everything from the proper knots to know to scavenging edible food in
the wilderness. This thing is serious. A must-have for anyone looking to
go off the grid." --Selectism
"The advice in this book can help you live comfortably and manufacture tools from nature." --Gear Junkie
"Proficiency comes with practice, and
everyone needs a starting point. Enter Dave Canterbury. This
illuminating field guide in no way alienates the new student. For those
passionate in their pursuit of the backcountry, it's a must-read." --GrindTV (Yahoo! Sports)
"For the traveler who likes to get way off the beaten path and experience the thrill of the wild...Bushcraft 101
is a must-read.... This book is sitting on my bedside table right now,
and not only does it make me appear masculine as hell, I'm learning a
lot." --Trevor Morrow Travel
"A welcome mix of old and new technology that's as thorough as it is entertaining." --The Manual
"Get ready for whatever nature could
throw your way with this guide on bushcraft, the art of surviving in the
woods with as little modern gear as possible. Detailed lessons include
firemaking, manufacturing your own tools and gear, foraging, and
trapping and processing game." --Washington Trails Magazine
Paperback: 256 pages
Model: Self Reliance Outfitters (Pathfinder) SRO-099BC101