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Which Firearm Is Best for Bear Defense?

Larry Case - July 11, 2018

Every big-game hunter worth his salt has read Use Enough Gun, Robert Ruark's classic book on

Castaway: Hunters Discover Hunting for Survival

Simon K. Barr - May 09, 2016

Waves splashed around "The Verle Anne," a leftover landing craft from the Falklands War. The

Lost and Alone: Could You Survive?

Mike Schoby - May 09, 2016

I am worried about the next generation of hunters. They seem overly fascinated with technology

Best New Camping & Survival Gear for 2015

PH Online Editors - April 10, 2015

Every sportsman knows that danger can appear at any given time without notice, whether its a bear

The Best Hunting Boots This Season

PH Online Editors - October 15, 2013

Nearly every hunter can tell at least one story about stalking prey for miles, only to cover more

Les Stroud: How to Build a Rabbit Snare

Les Stroud - April 23, 2013

The notion of catching game in a survival situation is an attractive one. The reality, however, is

Les Stroud: How to Dress for Survival

PH Online Editors - February 20, 2013

Before you have time to build that first shelter, before you have the time to make a fire, and even

How to Adapt Your Survival Kit to Your Destination

Les Stroud - August 06, 2012

Think of your complete survival kit as something that should evolve and change according to your

Stroud on Survival: How to Avoid Poisonous Plants in the Wild

Les Stroud - July 18, 2012

As those of us who have suffered through a bout of poison ivy can attest, coming into contact

Lost in the Wild: How to Select a Site for Your Shelter

Les Stroud - July 02, 2012

The first decision you'll make with regard to a shelter -- no matter how long you think you'll need

The CAPSS by Brite-Stike Keeps Me Safe in Bear Country

Conrad Evarts - June 28, 2012

Here's a quick look at a product that helps me sleep here in bear country. It's called the CAPSS

Surviving in the Wild: To Move or Not to Move?

Les Stroud - June 11, 2012

Many people -- particularly those who have attended survival classes -- have had it drummed into

Les Stroud: How to Survive When Facing a Predator in the Wild

Les Stroud - May 30, 2012

Nothing gets as much play in the media as people getting mauled or killed by animals. And while

Staying Alive with the SOL Origin

David Faubion - May 24, 2012

Hunters tote three tiers of gear afield. Everyday-use items, ''binoculars, spotting scope,

Les Stroud's Six Ways to Avoid Killer Insects and Snakes

Les Stroud - May 23, 2012

Creepy crawlies are all those stinging and biting creatures that give most of us the shivers. This

8 Amazing Tales of Wilderness Survival

PH Online Editors - March 06, 2012

Stay alive, that's what it's all about. Survival is the ultimate fight to preserve life, to keep

5 Life-Saving Survival Gear Essentials

Steven Rinella - November 14, 2011

As a backpack hunter, I don't think of my survival equipment as strictly emergency materials that

Is Your Life Worth $40 in Griz Country?

Conrad Evarts - July 08, 2011

Brian Matayoshi would likely be alive today if he carried a $40 canister of bear repellent spray

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