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Atlatls Gone Wild

For the past twenty or more years the technology of the spear-thrower has become more and more well-known as a sport.  Popularly called an atlatl… 124 more words

Primitive Technology

Take a Hike

*Looks up from phone*

“Let’s do something.”
“What do you want to do?”
“I don’t care, anything.. got any ideas?”

— 5 minutes later — 355 more words


Week 11 - Traditional Wilderness Skills with Turkka

We spent last week learning traditional wilderness skills with Turkka. Who I am told, is the older, Finnish equivalent of Ray Mears. He’s like a walking, talking Encyclopedia of all things outdoors. 1,761 more words


Wronged (4) - partial answers to difficult situations

How to cope with a spear thrower:

Make sure you really are dealing with a spear thrower before you do this.  There has to be pattern of this over months, where it is repeated on a  regular basis, before you draw the conclusion it is not just a once off.  1,434 more words