Category Archive: Primitive Skills

Jul 06

How To Dig A Seep To Find Water

How To Dig A Seep To Find Water If you ever need to find water in a wilderness area, knowing how to dig a seep will come in very handy. The water would be less likely to be contaminated as a creek or other open water source would be. Since the water would be seeping …

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Jun 28

6 Trees Every Everyone Should Know In An Emergency and Why

6 Trees Every Everyone Should Know In An Emergency and Why The possible life saving information of 6 Trees Every Everyone Should Know In An Emergency and Why because they can provide shelter, fire building material, are a food source , make resin, natural cordage, natural remedies, source of drinkable water and materials for making …

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May 22

How to Use a ACORN CAP to Loudly Whistle for Help if you’re Lost in the Woods

How to Use a ACORN CAP to Loudly Whistle for Help if you’re Lost in the Woods Learning how to use a acorn cap to loudly whistle for help if you’re lost in the woods is another emergency preparedness skill to add to your collection that may contribute to you escaping a life threatening situation. …

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Apr 30

Make Soap from Yucca Leaves

Make Soap from Yucca Leaves How to make soap from Yucca leaves is a primitive skill to make natural hand soap, shampoo, disinfectant wash, laundry soap or dish washing soap. Roots and leaves of Yucca (also known as the Soaptree) are high in saponins which create soap when added to water and thoroughly mixed or …

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Apr 28

Maintaining a Straight Course in the Wilderness

Maintaining a Straight Course in the Wilderness How to practice maintaining a straight course in the wilderness can be a life saving skill when lost in the woods. This primitive skill could part of your emergency preparedness training to increase your odds of surviving a being separated from your group or vehicle. Click here to …

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