So here came the day when you're tired of the city. Are you tired of traffic jams, three meals a day, you irritate a leather desk chair on wheels nimble with anatomical backrest and comfortable plastic handle ...So here came the day when you're tired of the city. Are you tired of traffic jams, three meals a day, you irritate a leather desk chair on wheels nimble with anatomical backrest and comfortable plastic handle ...The only way that will allow you to return the peace of mind – This vacation. And the best vacation – camping. If you – City resident who is familiar with the Read more [...]
The basic principle in the selection of clothing for winter sports or walks - layering (the so-called "principle of cabbage").The basic principle in the selection of clothing for winter sports or walks — layering (the so-called «the principle of cabbage»). Instead of one or two layers of thick and heavy you put three light that with proper combination — light-weight, warm and dry.Traditionally, there are the following layers of clothing:The first (lower) layer — thermal underwear.This layer is intended for removing moisture from the skin and to prevent hypothermia, Read more [...]
Part 3. Continuing the conversation about clothesPhoto Anatoly Mailkova I would like to say a few words about the outer clothing. Now the options are many, and here we must bear in mind the following. For any time of year is best to take separate suit. The clothing is required to measure, at least because of products from Eastern producers short sleeves.It often happens that the lower part is ideal, but a jacket or small, or short sleeves, or shakes the shoulders. Clothes domestic producers, not all, of course, suffers from low margin on overcast seams and they crawl after several Read more [...]
Making an artificial bait on foxes in our area was occupied absolutely hopeless, and even meaningless. In winter, when the fox pelt was worth much around our expeditionary village strewn lot of carcasses of dead saiga.Photo by Ilya Lipin They mowed dozens of jute (ice crust on top of the snow), half-eaten throwing wolves, stags died from exhaustion occurring during the rut, — word with red meat products at the gossips were all right. When removing the skins caught the eye of excessive fatness. Trying to master hunting bait, I have found a place of feasting foxes, that is Read more [...]
Hunting outfit. It would seem that there may be unusual? At first glance, everything is very simple - you need a suit of pale colors of durable fabric, and in the winter also insulated. At first I thought so too.But the hunting experience - it is not just the ability to navigate in the woods, shoot accurately and precisely determine the probability of an animal hole. This is a huge collection of all the knowledge and skills, which ultimately determines the success of our hunting, Fishing trips and hiking on nature. Knowledge versatile! That's because at the time my curiosity led me to understand Read more [...]
Part 1. Clothing, ice screws, ice pick.Photo Anatoly Mailkova Winter is always comes unexpectedly, so I advise you to prepare is now. Preparation for the winter season can be divided into two parts. The first part is the revision or the purchase of equipment, clothing and equipment that will be needed throughout the season. The second part – tackle.First of all – clothes. You can certainly run out on the ice for one or two hours in a normal, everyday clothes, but it is not fishing, and visit the pond. This happens when there is no time for serious fishing and want. Read more [...]
The reason for writing this note was the fact that the nose was the beginning of spring hunting, but with the advent of spring awakening mites. Yes, the same ones - ticks, which are the most dangerous to humans, hunting dogs, and in general for any warm-blooded. About them, but rather to protect them, and I would like to talk today to share my thoughts and observations.Mites we can easily bring into the house, and endangering our family members. Photo: Fotolia.com As we know, tick-borne encephalitis – infectious disease, infection which occurs during certain seasons of the Read more [...]
The first thing you need to buy a cartridge belt with a capacity of not less than 24 cartridges. Outdoor or valve, it is as you wish. It is desirable to have a mesh bag to carry small game: field, meadow or marsh, suspender belt to hang, such as ducks, geese in the shadows at the base, and a backpack with a capacity of 10-15 liters. I think it is not necessary to tell a lot of adults, how to dress for whatever the weather. For the hunter, this is not an idle question. To hunt out the long-awaited holiday does not become a pain associated with the common cold and other threats to Read more [...]
Company SITKA GEAR, perhaps the most famous of all American firms producing specialized clothing for all types of hunting in all weather conditions. Company It was founded in 2005 and quickly became one of the most famous US companies producing clothing for hunting. Fame came despite the fact that the company is small. In 2010 it employed 10 staff.The first models of clothes were designed for lovers of mountain hunting. Later the product range was added clothing for hunting in the forest and other specific areas. Besides hunting clothes SITKA It offers a variety of accessories and clothes Read more [...]
Now in the domestic market, a number of companies that have positioned themselves as producers of clothing for hunters. However, by clicking on the last exhibition to get an idea of the range, I was forced to admit that the answer to the question posed in the title of the article, to no better than 20 years ago. Save, however, importers - their range is more varied and better thought out. But that's the price impregnable ...And what about the native manufacturers? Yes, there are clothes for hunters, but its range is very narrow: the costumes available exclusively from American x / cotton Read more [...]
What to do with non-potable water
First of all, this water can be used for wetting kufii and clothing. This will significantly reduce water loss, and hence consumption. While the wind in wet clothes, cool people 25 times (!) Harder than the same wind, in the same, but dry clothes. Sometimes, going to a water source in the desert, and taking such a bath, we managed to freeze so that the tooth were chattering!Then, if it is well, you can try to scoop up the top layer of water, which is usually quiet source fresher lower layers. This is explained by the fact that saturated salt water is heavier Read more [...]
The sequel to the first article.
4.2. Internal protection.
If for any reason the backpack still gets wet, the protection of items at this stage should provide individual packages of each set of items.
Any kinds of items in the "alarming suitcase" that can come into disrepair due to getting wet, it is best stored in plastic bags. And, preferably, individually packaging each item individually in your bag, and not pushing all together in one big package.
For small things, such as a set of handkerchiefs, ligaments bandages, pills and other things, it is better to use small bags of food:
For larger Read more [...]
For all types of observations, for orienteering is not only important to be able to distinguish the direction of local items, but also to determine the distance to them. Without the tools, they can be identified:
1) by eye;
2) account of steps;
3) at the time of movement.For visual evaluation distances famous writer VA Obruchev created the following table:15 - 20 km - See the domes of large churches;
10 km - See the windmills;
5 km - See the general outlines of buildings (without windows, doors and pipes);
4 km - Hardly different lines of windows and doors;
3 km - Visible pipes huts;
2 km - Read more [...]
1. Podbirayas to the victim crawling, sprawled on the ice.
2. Throw him a rope's end or feed end of the stick. At the end of the rope should make a loop so that it slipped in her hand.
3. Notify the victim that he tried to lie down horizontally and push off with the legs, with one hand grasping the rope or stick, and the other is breaking in front of an ice.
4. Start to gently pull him to her.
5. If you are able to quickly find a wide Board, move it under the chest of the victim, so he could lie down on it, holding hands. After that you will be easy to pull Read more [...]
• During halts wash your hands with cold water, remove clothing, vytryahivanie her and ventilate. Shoes need to be dried.
• Daily wipe the skin between the toes with a soap solution. You can also pour skin folds pounded into dust dry mushroom-tinder, pounded into dust sheets Ivan-tea, sphagnum moss. Sphagnum moss is widely distributed in the swamps, he has a red or yellow tint. His tear, purified from crude lower parts of the stem, wring out by hand and dried in the air. Then grind to make it softer and softer. This moss absorbs moisture and contains Read more [...]
A:Boot for you is gonna be the one that fits. And from the sounds of it, you upright oasis't encounter it yet. The job, or leastwise what I understand the job to be, is that you're fitting unlike boots without a whole grip of what bequeath better lawsuit your understructure eccentric. I beggarly, I suffer a somewhat low-volume pes, too, and quite wide-cut orbit of boots fit me, so thither mightiness be something else expiration on. So, what you motive to do is uncovering a very, actually beneficial position that sells out-of-door boots and has salespeople who acknowledge their clobber. Where would Read more [...]
Old Believers in the culture of the Urals
The characteristic features of Russian folk costume originated in ancient times. A conservation in the Urals to them of our century are largely due to a special category of the population examined. They change clothes, especially women, walked slowly, and it has long been traditional. Therefore, you can now learn how to dress "fashionista" bygone centuries.
Despite the fact that in the XVIII century were widely known various kinds of imported fabrics, in the Urals used mainly home-made fabrics. They differ in the technology of production, purpose Read more [...]
Here at last we got the second time in a winter hike, this time not to find out how far we can go, but to spend the night in a makeshift shelter in the woods at night, all crowned with complete failure, although a negative result, too, was the next major errors :
1) have not taken the cellophane - had shed densely stacked branches and covered with snow, causing soaked through (pine forest was not twigs was not)2) has not procured shelter built dry wood, and those who were found raw and make a fire was very not easy and he constantly strove to go out again, in consequence of which could not normally Read more [...]
Since there were many questions from the comrades on the principle of multi-layer dressing in the winter, and not only in the winter. And as someone that has been written in the comments that he bought Norfin and frozen. I better not figured out how to find an article on the website of the company and decided to put Norfin here. It all seemed to be popular painted.
Since fully why that top picture does not fit (probably too long) Here is a link to it completely, yet Set Kit recommended for -30.
Immediately write, comrades, if your town has shops from firm Alloy look at them. Just at the Fusion Read more [...]