The age-old taiga and endless tundra still keep unsolved, hidden secrets. You can pass by without giving much importance what he saw: that is the very nature of creation, rather than the traces of the centuries-old human activity.Photo SHUTTERSTOCK.COMAborigenny fishing sea animals developed well with our neighbors - the people of the north of Alaska and Canada. The age-old taiga and endless tundra still keep unsolved, hidden secrets. You can pass by without giving much importance what he saw: that is the very nature of creation, rather than the traces of the centuries-old human Read more [...]
More than 1,000 kilometers behind us, "flew" almost overnight. And here we are on the ground, sleeping, getting sounds and smells of the night Karelian village. As the sun rises a little more expensive, and - everything! Karelia met us with a warm, bright sun, affable whistle Ryabets, scared flock Kosachev, of course, mushrooms. The number and a variety of hit.By the dinner we found that not enough of the collected just on to marinade tomorrow's breakfast, and and fit the stove to cook. AND dry.On the next day we woke up and We understand that it Read more [...]
Sling Hunting weapons ... When it appeared, when it began to serve the people for getting the birds and animals, and what they were? These questions are still no concrete answers. There is almost always occur assumption and logical reasoning. The first hunting weapon, no doubt, was a primitive missile weapon. As it was that was at hand. Here most of the required human thing - to realize that in this way he can get a bird or an animal in the distance. Primitive man used to do this first thing that came to hand: stones, sticks. They also were the first missiles, as well as weapons appeared the hand Read more [...]
The schedule in the "field" is simple: you need to get through the dark, hearty breakfast and outPhoto: Shutterstock Fate gave me my companions the opportunity three times different years to visit Peninsula Taigonos — one of the last bastions of wildlife. Those were the days before limit-filled work. We made our way on animal tracks, spent the night in tents or beside bonfires. Not fall in love with the nature of this severe, but amazingly beautiful land, it was simply impossible. The aim of our field work was to develop methods Read more [...]
I slowly undress and foot walk into the water. No, too small. Turbid water, rocks on the bottom almost invisible, and yet I distinguish light sandy clearings where carefully set foot. Just a couple of steps inside, just a little, like, enough water is under the most heat. You can make first trial casting.Light wave of rod and float flops flat on quiet water. After a moment, he was clearly sticks out, straight and motionless as a conscientious hour. So, with a depth of guessing. I stand and wait for the first bite. After a few seconds the float shudders and disappears — if Read more [...]
As a young man, almost in his youth to a question that I find in the hunt, he replied: "Communication with eternity." On a silent, often denoted by raising eyebrows request for clarification, I said that rest under the stack with my black and tan Ramar waiting sunset just as once rested with black and tan PEGAZ after a day walking through the copses, fields, meadows , swamp itself Ivan Turgenev. AND Then just as the sun was and the horizon just mumble a persecuted to pasture Night parking herd. So it was when the author «Sketches». So it was, Read more [...]
After this first sheep many times I had to hunt them in different places, but such that the sheep were on the shot, do not have to seePhoto: Fotolia For the first time in Kamchatka I got back in 1963 as part of a small volcanological squad. We have been working in the area of Mutnovsky volcano, which today is a comfortable way to get to and from Petropavlovsk on the machines for a few hours.And forty years ago, we did not undertake to carry out even professional hunters: «So far we do not need to go». We have about six months working in the area without regard Read more [...]
"It was not the happiness that we are aware of remembering, and the other, higher, nairedchayshee when we feel that it is now flowing in the blood, and we feel very taste of it, though, or to transfer it is almost impossible to explain ..." - Fazil Iskander "Constellation Kozlotura" Ending. Start here.Two hundred meters of our path turns into the basin from which the east and goes down sai. Finish the morning of the march is clearly seen when we come to the hollows, having at the very bottom of a large Tal (locally known as willow), which stands on the continuation of Read more [...]
"In a healthy body - healthy mind" - the saying goes. "Clean - the guarantee of health" - echoes the other.+70 °C may reach temperatures in mobile camp bath. A famous «Oh yeah» cleanliness «Moidodyr» Corneille Chukovsky calls: «Let us wash, splashing in the ... tub in trough in tub in river in Brook in Ocean and at bath, and in the bath...»Yes, it is in bath, and a steam room. When the two weeks are going to catamaran the rain and the river cold biting wind. Read more [...]
Photo by Vladimir Suprunenko In the autumn of our Aksu shoaling. Loamy its shores were naked from the water were Lobastov white stones overgrown with green moss and grass-Tink.We Sёmoy, throwing for Crane leg jumping from rock to rock in search of a omutka to catch the bait roach, but suitable sites have not met. I even offended by his uncle, mocked:- And they say: "The one who searches always finds!"Well, time on time is not the same ... happens - optimistically said Uncle.We got out on the shore, sat down to rest on a dry patch of burnt with wormwood. A stone's throw from the Read more [...]
The doctors say that psychic trauma in humans can cause disease more serious than a concussion or languid traumatic brain injury. The most dangerous and tricky what the consequences of this Psychotrauma may affect only a few years after the role in the fighting. Over time the person becomes irritable, quickly tired, dramatically worsened his memory, decreases the level of health. Migrated stress can lead to heart disease, kidney failure, impotence. This often leads to alcoholism. The man leaves the service, losing friends, away from family. That is why rehabilitation activities after the role in Read more [...]
I always with compassion belonged to the hunters, wearing glasses. It turned out that five friends with whom tightly woven my hunting life, "foureyes" and I knew what it is uncomfortable.Age is taking its toll - 40 eight himself clothed plus for reading, and 5 years back saw, what was worse to build the right eye, and he's dominating me. For shooting in flight, at a first glance it is not affected, but when the shooting guns, shooting, especially when hunting ungulates, have difficulties - sight "floated".And here still often turn to friends, arrows and hunters with a request to shoot rifles and Read more [...]
This winter we are with a group a couple of times was chosen for the city, in our place, where we often constructed marching bath with ice.In this article I will tell you what you need for a bath, I will describe a personal experience of such events, and then give some practical advice for those who sahota to repeat our experience, any time of the year.FOR the CONSTRUCTION of a MARCHING BATH Required 4 COMPONENTS:1. A reservoir.Lake, river or pond. Water will be used only for adding heat (steam injection). In other words, actually, it is necessary not so much. However, for completeness feelings, Read more [...]
Marching bath suit is easy enough, put it in the main when Parking on the waterfront. To do this, initially constructed from the stones of the hearth, for which you want to pick up stones, pellets, strength and durability are tested by nature. In the hearth of the kindle fire and stoked it until such time as the stones will not be heated to a suitable temperature. The degree of heating stones inspect, splashing hot water, which should simultaneously in a jiffy. With all this space around the hearth perfectly warmed. (it usually takes 4-6 hours)In advance should take care of the heating of the wash Read more [...]
Sitting yesterday at his dacha, I thought that everything come summer, it's time and practice.
Decided to start with the, in my opinion, the most important issue - production of fire.
I introduced myself the worst case - PSU came unexpected, Nazan (in which there is a fire igniter and magnifier) or magic "alarming" suitcase (which were candles, lighters, dry fuel) have with me no smoking men too close not, I have nothing but I can of Coke (very much I wanted to try this option.)So, inspired by a recent viewing of the film "Walking on Snow" (http://www.выживу.ru/blog/Literatyra_i_Kino/1750.html), Read more [...]
There is also a view that the peninsula was a training center, in which trained priests.Peninsula of Faith Research.On the peninsula of Faith intensive archeological work. Found about 50 archaeological sites, occupying a bit less than half of the area. Most old buildings Times Middle Paleolithic Neanderthal (60 thous. Years ago), the newest of the XIX century. Most of the monuments was religious buildings.On the peninsula have been found two huge megalithic - dolmen. This megalithic structures in the form of vertically standing huge stone slabs or stones, covered with a flat plate. In addition Read more [...]
Quite the case acted as a conductor, reduced the Grade 8 to 34 schools of Stone River. Despite the cloudy weather, rain was not and it was decided to go!Every Indian Summer days are becoming clearer and more transparentDespite the wealth of mountain ash, it is scary from the impending winter.And here is the first influx of Stone River.The queen herself stones, her Majesty Big Stone River.Average TaganayOn the slopes of the glacier when it moved the stones, and made one of the Wonders of the World.Roadway for the Giants.And my kids like leverets jumped on kurumniku)))Gold Taganay.
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