Self Reliance

Self Reliance, Survival, Homesteading


Backpacking 101 – Overnight Site Choice

Our “Backpacking 101” series is a basic set of knowledge to give you basic backpacking understanding and skills. Our goal is to enable you to get into the woods quicker and with more enjoyment. In this article, we discuss what makes a good campsite, and what does not. Picking a good campsite can mean the difference between sleeping well and safe, or waking up in a flood. This is a critical camping skill!


First Aid Kit Survey

Wilderness Master 101 – First Aid Kit Survey

Welcome back to our “Wilderness Master 101” series. This is a set of articles and videos that covers the fundamentals that are required to function in the outdoors. In this training episode, we discuss some first aid kit basics and survey several types of first aid kits.


Wilderness Master 101: ABC’s of First Aid 2

Welcome to our “Wilderness Master 101” series. This is a set of articles that covers the fundamentals that are required to function in the outdoors. In this training episode, we start the discussion of first aid basics, particularly covering the ABC’s of emergency and first aid. Do not miss this episode!