Warning: this post contains spoilers! Below are the interviews taken at basecamp after the participants of Season 9 of ALONE have tapped out or being medically extracted. Nikki Van Schyndel conducted...
Long-term wilderness survival
There are plenty of skilled and knowledgeable survival experts out there, but few have truly tested their abilities through multi-month experiences. I'm one of those few.
My survival philosophies are not man vs wild, or macho survival bs.
I focus instead on learning from the land, developing a survival mindset, and on skills/stuff that actually works in real survival.
Wilderness survival & adventure coursesMore info
Trip-based courses with a wilderness living skills theme.
Paddling, Backpacking. Snowshoeing.
New book on long-term wilderness survivalMore info
Survival guide with info on preparation, mindset, hunting, trapping, fishing, foraging, shelter building, health etc.
Gear recommendations & StoreRead more
Advice based on experience. Thoroughly tested suggestions for clothing, tools, shelter, and foraging.
I did tons of reading for my new book Thrive and at the end of the book I list a selection of books that I used for reference. Not many survival books...
Halfway through December of 2019, I set off into the boreal forest with the goal of spending a full winter by myself, gathering firewood and food from the land to stay alive....