By Larry Dean Olsen, Robert Redford

Find out how to live on in virtually any outside atmosphere with very little bought apparatus, depending basically on what nature provides.

Larry Dean Olsen wrote the outdoors survival benefit badge necessities for the Boy Scouts of the US and was once technical adviser for the movie "Jeremiah Johnson." His award-winning classes in primitive dwelling were subsidized by means of associations within the usa and Canada. at the moment he directs Anasazi, a adolescence wasteland rehabilitation software.

Robert Redford is an actor.

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Carefully separate the grass into small bundles about one-and-onethird to one-and-one-half inches in diameter, with all the root ends together. Two strands of cordage are used to tie the small grass bundles to each other in a kind of "hula" skirt (Fig. 15). The first course of cordage starts about four inches from the root ends, with the second course being tied on at the same time approximately four inches up the bundles from the first cord. Each course is tied with a simple half hitch or, if desired, with a twined weave (see Weaving, in Chapter 7).

I rolled into a snow patch, slapping and yelling at burning bits of my clothes and hair. Fig. 6. Brush and bark wickiup. Shelter 21 It only took seconds for the wickiup to reach a peak of flame and heat enough to ruin most of our survival gear. My bow and quiver of arrows were toast. Our blankets and extra clothes were singed through. In the distance I saw Bob riding hard, with the ducks flopping from his belt. I stood helpless as he pulled up, breathless and wide-eyed. " I asked lamely. Shelter Basics One of the first outdoor skills a person must learn is how to construct an adequate shelter.

I rolled into a snow patch, slapping and yelling at burning bits of my clothes and hair. Fig. 6. Brush and bark wickiup. Shelter 21 It only took seconds for the wickiup to reach a peak of flame and heat enough to ruin most of our survival gear. My bow and quiver of arrows were toast. Our blankets and extra clothes were singed through. In the distance I saw Bob riding hard, with the ducks flopping from his belt. I stood helpless as he pulled up, breathless and wide-eyed. " I asked lamely. Shelter Basics One of the first outdoor skills a person must learn is how to construct an adequate shelter.

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