Survivalist Forum banner

camping

  1. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Ive been looking for a good pair of hot/warm weather boots. I like in south central wisconsin, and already have a pair of insulated muck boots for the colder months, but as far as the summer months i have nothing. I was thinking more along the line of a pair of desert combat boots or some type...
  2. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Just found out about this U.S. Army Branded Camping Gear. It'd be awesome if they were USGI quality offerings, but I doubt it. Any one have any experience with any of this stuff? $50. for both. http://www.tacticalfanboy.com/2012/01/23/tippmann-u-s-army-camping-equipment/
  3. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I want to find a campsite I can rent. However I want it to be nearly unrestricted. I want to be able to stay despite being under 18 as well as being able to start fires and collect wood. Can someone please help me find a camp like this near Concord NC
  4. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I am planing a survival trip with one off my buddies. And we are plaining to go for about a week and I am not the best at building camps so I was wondering if anyone had any good ideas on how to build a good long trem nsurvival camp, and links would also be of good use. Thanks, 19thebuzz99:cool:
  5. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Greetings. Just a quick question/poll. The wife and I spent 3 weeks in the woods last month in Western Virginia; Blue Ridge Mountains area. We are very experienced outdoor enthusiasts and take several camping trips yearly. Last month, though, we were literally swarmed by spiders; mostly Wolf...
  6. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    This year i will be going to a camp in colorado called "Sanborn Western Camps". I will be participating in many trips up mountains and backpacking. so Basically, the "home" camp has big tarp tents we sleep in, a mess hall, a "nature center" basically the normal camp campus. The trips that are...
  7. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    so i was reading thru the uncommon items in your pack thread. and had an idea. to generaly conserve on what we carry to lighten the load either for hikeing pack, GHB, BOB or any other pack/bag we try to only carry items that have multiple uses. so i was wondering going off the uncommon items as...
  8. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    hey guys I'm starting to get more into camping with a wool blanket, and i think its time to get a 100% wool blanket. Im looking for a thick blanket of 100% wool, and would like it to be fairly large so i can wrap up in it the proper way. I am 5'8", so if that helps anybody determine a good size...
  9. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Hey guys. I'm looking into making a solar box cooker for school as a project and was wondering if anybody knew anything about them or used them/made them. I would really like to know the best things to make it out of and the angles of the reflectors. Thanks!
  10. Pistol and Revolver Forum
    This looks like it would be the perfect choice for campers, hikers, fishermen or anyone looking for a lightweight rimfire handgun (22.8 ounces) http://www.ruger.com/products/2245Lite/models.html MSRP of $469 is kind of steep.. I'm sure it will be available for much cheaper than that...
  11. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I usually go to Myrtle Beach every Summer for a week or so. This year I was thinking about bringing along a tent and maybe trying to stay a night or two on the beach. I understand that they have the state park campground and pirate land, but I would like to set up my tent in a less populated...
  12. Reviews & Questions For Vendors
    Ok, i have had 2 canteen cups so far and one thee handle broke off and they are not Chinese made crap and the other one the inner wire on the handle came off how many of you have had this happen to you
  13. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I am just getting into hiking and I am looking at buying the Katadyn Hiker Pro. And was wondering just how good they are. For instance; I live just north of Toronto in a medium sized town of about 100, 000. There is a river that runs right through it that get a lot of street run off and yard...
  14. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Hey Guys, Taking my dog out hiking for the first time, will spend about 4 days in the bush, any words of advice would be appreciated, thanks! :D:
  15. Reviews & Questions For Vendors
    Hi all, I thought I'd post my latest video review of a new backpack I bought. This is the BlackWolf Titanium 35 daypack that will eventually serve as my urban BOB pack. You can view the video here: http://youtu.be/xML4mHtBSG8 I did have a few problems with the pack design, but nothing I...
  16. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I have a large alice pack that i got for christmas from a friend and am now using it as my bug out bag. But its so large that the things i have in it dont even take up a fourth of the room. I have cooking, shelter, water, fire, tools, and food procurement as well as camouflaging covered as well...
  17. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Howdy Y'all. I'm trying to come up with a funny list of crazy ways to use paracord. I need all the help I can get if you have any funny/crazy ways let me know! Also if you have any pics to go along with it post em! :space
  18. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I'm very impressed with the overall quality of this chinese-made camp cook set by Stanley. In addition, the bottom of this is tapered and makes for a most excellent seal on improvised alcohol jet stoves. two position locking handle stainless steel construction vented lid includes two 10oz...
  19. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I plan on going camping this May with 3 others to practice some wilderness survival, but I'm not sure how much im going to need. A little background....I am 18 and have gone camping with a friend once before. I plan on going to a stat park with facilities for bathrooms and showers. I plan on...
  20. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Just a quick look as i am getting ready to rearrange and thin it out for weight. http://youtu.be/0q2iqDh4cKg
Top