When behaving autonomous struggle for survival in the wild, you need to be smart in order to provide themselves with provisions. In different natural areas can detect concentrations of birds of various species. Flock of birds 90% indicates the presence of nearby nest and, therefore, birds' eggs.
Birds' eggs, edible! Besides – the majority of them are tasty and rich in protein that will give you such a necessary force.
Well, if the birds nest in the hills, uplands in Krutoyarov – then get to the nests will not be difficult. If the nest on tall trees – not always possible to reach Read more [...]
During autonomous survival in the wild regularly it is necessary to dwell on halts, accommodation. For parking you need carefully selected place. And on what criteria to choose the best parking spot? Topic serious. This is what we will discuss in this article.
Ceteris paribus better to choose a place to camp, parking on a small hill. Firstly, it provides a good overview, and allows you to keep under visual control nearby area. This is important for safety reasons. Secondly, with the elevation will quickly drain the water in case of rain and your parking will not be subject to flooding.
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During autonomous survival in extreme conditions, it is important skill build temporary housing shelters. The most popular form of shelter – tents and canopies. In today's article we will talk about the different options and designs of tents.
On the classical domed tent and awning on the basis of a fallen tree, we have already talked in detail in previous articles. Consider other options.
Shed-tent awning. The main function of the shelter is to protect from the rain or the wind blowing in the same direction. As protection from the cold – a tent is not necessary, because It has one Read more [...]
In conditions of extreme survival it is very important to find or create the correct, safe shelter, for the organization halt, overnight or a long stay. The different climatic and natural zones in demand and may be different shelters. For example, in forest areas outside the competition booths of various designs. But the shelters are particularly valuable natural cave and similar elements of the relief. On peculiarities of selection and training of its cave for shelter and we'll talk in today's article.
So, on your way met cave, and you want to use it as a shelter. First, you want to explore the Read more [...]
In today's article we will talk about the construction of more or less solid shelters in the wild – domed hut. Shelter simple in design and construction of the technique, however, on the correct performance of works will depend on the quality and reliability of the shelter. In a good, well-built hut you are not afraid: weather, temperature extremes, wild animals.
The domed tent It is something similar to the home of wild tribes from different parts of the Earth. However, with the reservation. Our accommodation we will need one or more nights. So it makes no sense to build a very very long Read more [...]
Even when you are alone with the wildlife, in the struggle for survival, man needs rest. We need to break up a makeshift camp and arrange accommodation. Of course, this would not halt mnogozvezdochnym hotel, and feel safe It is not necessary. In this article we will talk about security camp, Parking in the wild.
Rule №1. Ways to retreat. When choosing a place for the camp, consider possible ways of escape in the event of unforeseen circumstances. You may be attacked by wild animals and you do not have to be trapped. It is for this reason dangerous to arrange accommodation in caves with a single Read more [...]
Difficult times require difficult decisions and actions. And sometimes, during the struggle with the wildlife for their own lives and do not do such a thing as, say, cut down a tree with a knife.
Trees are different: small and stunted, great and mighty, well, average… Well, it is clear that we are big and powerful knife will cut 1,000 years… But trees medium and small diameter, may be essential. A knife to cut them apart, as a rule, there is nothing. That will cut down. As they say: «Father, hear cuts, and I bring…». 🙂
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In extreme conditions very often have to worry about cold nights without a roof over his head. During sites should use any opportunity to warm up. Just a banal fire – that's good, but not always enough. Often base the ground beneath us is very cold – and even no flooring or a bed of branches are not able to help. Then we have to go for more radical steps to keep warm.
So, are you staying for the night. Cold. Shelter and does not allow fire to keep warm. Very well, if the terrain is mountainous, and nearby there is a mountain river. To create a warm bed, we need stones. Stones better Read more [...]
During travels often have face different water obstacles and overcome them. These obstacles include streams, small and large rivers, lakes, swamps, rapids, waterfalls, glaciers. Each body of water – it has its own specifics, and their methods of forcing overcome. Briefly touch on each type of reservoirs.
Brooks. Usually not very deep, not wide, but they are usually very cold and fast flowing water. For this, the best way to cross the creek – is to find a tree that had fallen across and connecting both banks. Especially because these brooks and streams are most often found in the foothills Read more [...]
During the struggle for survival in the wild, sometimes it is necessary not only to run, climb mountains, do downhill – but also to make a much more difficult and dangerous actions. One such extreme techniques can count jump from a high cliff into the water.
Jump off a cliff in pond – very dangerous reception. Of course, it is not necessary to apply this trick without absolutely necessary. Let's say you are persecuted by the enemy (people) or large wild predators, or a swarm of angry bees and your path crosses a steep cliff and river underneath. Here you have to jump! Yes, such extreme Read more [...]
Exactly how, in ordinary life, the snake us trouble – at the same rate, survival in extreme conditions, they are excellent hunted and a source of necessary protein. Snakes – good food. Yes, they are nasty and vile creature, but an aversion goes away when not eaten anything substantial for several days. Yes, snakes can be dangerous, but it is important to remember that the most dangerous predator on the planet – human, those. You!
In some regions of the planet, such as deserts, steppes, mountains difficult to catch a bigger game than a snake. Of course, if around an abundance of Read more [...]
Moving in gorges, canyons and mountainous terrain, you are equally proficient as lifting techniques and descent. Particularly difficult climb to almost vertical slopes of the canyons and sinkholes. On one of these lifting techniques between two closely spaced walls, rocks, we'll talk in today's article. This so-called «the rise in the pipe».
This is a really important appointment. Often when traveling over rough and mountainous terrain have to go canyoning, river beds with steep sheer cliffs, slopes – sooner or later you have to go upstairs. And it was discussed today rousing Read more [...]
When traveling in the wild are particularly dangerous large predators. In different parts of the world they are different, they are not everywhere, as such, in many places, their number is minimal. But that's no reason to drop them off! After all, a raging bear or the lynx would be enough to kill a person. In the wild, we are not always top of the food chain.
Of particular danger to humans of: brown, black, and White bears; Tigers; trot; Panthers; jaguars; lions; Wolves; various kinds of crocodiles. How to protect yourself from attacks such dangerous fauna? Strategy behavior when meeting with Read more [...]
Today we talk about a very true, but at the same time a little-known survival for non-professionals, the method of orientation. Today, our guide will be water. Yes, yes it is water, as it may seem. Despite the seeming chaos of forest streams, ravines itp – all this complicated system, which will take you out of difficult situations for people.
That's how water system, that all of the smallest drops, flows down, forming ravines, gullies and other distinctive relief forms. The water from the ravine enters the small streams and rivers and carried to a large river. And as you know, great river Read more [...]
We have already said in our note that the ponds, especially River – a true opportunity to find a way to civilization. So you were in the ravines in the lowlands, we came to a small river or stream, and then – to a large river. Logically, it is necessary move along the river, until a settlement or signs of people. But there is often a serious problem – riverbanks are usually impassable and move along the difficult, long and dangerous.
That is why, the most effective way to move along the river – an alloy. Float down the river, and faster and more efficiently than to break Read more [...]
Vegetarian dishes, all sorts of small insects and larvae – just great! But nothing can replace a full-fledged game, when it the struggle for survival in the wild and the need to make up for energy. So, if the area in which you come, abounds medium and big game – need to try hunt.
Big game easier to produce with spears, a bow or a particularly powerful traps. But the game is more convenient to the average catch in traps or hit with stones or throwing stick. About traps will be discussed in one of the next articles. And now it goes about hunting with a throwing stick.
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Extreme Survival – the fact and extreme to go in order to save themselves in the actions, which never would have gone into normal life under normal conditions. Well, tell me, you'll be home for breakfast there are worms or grasshoppers?! I think not, unless of course you're not a native inhabitant of, say, the ocean ...
There are insects, worms, larvae of various – it's not the most pleasant experience. But many of them are edible, protein content is much higher than in the beef, and to extract insects and worms much easier than to hunt big game.
Almost all worms edible. They should Read more [...]
Honey – a unique natural substance. And, as is known, not only bring domesticated honey bees, but also wild! And if you met hive of wild bees – you had the rare opportunity to taste the honey.
Honey – storehouse of minerals and vitamins. In addition, it has a lot of energy, which is absolutely necessary wanderer. If managed produce honey – you can keep it and have for a long time, do not fear that he messed up, as it would happen with most other products. Even in Egyptian pyramid is honey, which knocked more than 2,000 years, and it remains edible. Here is such a unique Read more [...]
When a person turns away from civilization, in the midst of wild nature, as though the transfer of its thousands of years ago. Man forced to apply the methods and tools used by our ancestors. Instead of a knife – a pointed piece of stone; instead of ropes – vines; instead of a fishing rod – spear etc. Today we talk about ancient methods of hunting or fishing using spears.
Reservoirs are different. Of course, where the deep and the fish are not visually seen – best to try to make a semblance of a fishing rod, replacing the rod, line and hook – improvised means and materials. Read more [...]
In conditions Extreme environmental survival must be search for ponds not only for replenishment of the liquid not only to guide and Road search for people, but also due to the fact that near water and in themselves You can get food. Thus, much easier and effectively than away from water. It is important to understand and to triple the efforts to detect rivers, lakes itp
As practice shows, the closer to the water bodies, the richer and more varied vegetation. And the richer species composition – the more likely find edible plants. The same cattail, with edible roots, sugar cane and more.
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