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Alderleaf Wilderness College

  • Nov 22, Birch Beer Recipe
    Birch beer is an unique gourmet beverage, similar to root beer. This birch beer recipe can be made at home.
    - 64 days ago 22 Nov 19, 8:19pm -
  • Nov 19, Wildlife Tracking Walks
    Learn to identify animal tracks & sign while exploring habitats of the northwest through our Wildlife Tracking Walks.
    - 66 days ago 20 Nov 19, 1:23am -
  • Nov 18, Wild Plant Walk Classes
    Learn to identify wild plants and recognize edible, medicinal, & craft uses at these seasonal wild plant walk classes.
    - 67 days ago 19 Nov 19, 12:47am -
  • Nov 18, Leatherworking Course
    Make your own moccasin style leather shoes or a leather backpack in this leatherworking course.
    - 67 days ago 18 Nov 19, 11:56pm -
  • Sep 26, Wild Mushroom Recipes
    Here are some great wild mushroom recipes to take your wild delicacies to a new level of culinary delight.
    - 26 Sep 19, 11:07pm -

Brians Backbacking Blog

  • Gear Testing: Rugged Solar Charging Power Packs
    Odd timing, but I have been sent several different ruggedized, solar-powered, portable power banks recently. Maybe it’s a new year thing, beats me. I’ll admit that I’m not really the type of person that carries around a spare power bank for my…
    - 28 Jan 18, 9:44pm -
  • The BBB Challenge Morale Patch
    There’s been a lot of online chatter lately about how to earn one of my BBB morale patches and “The BBB Challenge”. You may have heard it mentioned on the latest episode of the Red Teams Podcast, but there’s not much I can say right now. Expe…
    - 7 Jan 18, 1:33am -
  • Why Do You Hike?
    It’s a pretty simple question, but have you ever stopped to really think about it? What is it about hiking and backpacking that motivates you enough to go outside, give up the so called ‘comforts’ of home, and sleep outdoors? Is it the sense of…
    - 13 Jan 17, 1:56am -
  • Hiking with Dogs: Food and Gear Packing List
    Last month I wrote about transitioning my chocolate lab, and hiking partner, Coco to the Merrick Backcountry raw infused dog food line. That spurred a flurry of emails and questions via social media asking about hiking gear and packing lists for dog…
    - 26 Jul 15, 11:19pm -
  • Merrick Backcountry Raw Infused Dog Food
    I’ve noticed that as my chocolate lab Coco has gotten older her eating habits have changed. We rescued Coco as a young dog approximately two years old so we never really had her as a puppy. When she was young she would devour any amount of food tha…
    - 22 Jun 15, 12:34am -

Peak Survival

Wise Company: 2 Week Deluxe Emergency Survival Kit

- 30 Mar 16, 10:18am -
Emberlit Fire Starting Kit & Tools

- 28 Mar 16, 11:11pm -
US Army 18 Man MRE Ration Packs

- 15 Mar 16, 1:15pm -
PREPPERS Radiation Meter

- 12 Mar 16, 7:48pm -
Car Vehicle Emergency Survival Kit: Wise Company

- 11 Mar 16, 12:08pm -
COMMUNICATION: Hand Crank Field telephones

- 10 Mar 16, 11:58am -

Reality Survival

How To Make Homemade Butter In A Mason Jar

- 5 days ago 20 Jan 20, 3:17am -
Elk Mountain Canvas Tent Upgrades!

- 6 days ago 19 Jan 20, 4:19am -
Where is the Line In The Sand? Virginia Gun Rights Rally - 20 Jan 2020

- 7 days ago 18 Jan 20, 8:10pm -
Practical Things To Do To Prepare For Civil Unrest

- 12 days ago 13 Jan 20, 12:32am -
The 8 Essential Needs For Any Disaster Situation

- 12 days ago 12 Jan 20, 11:21pm -
Abandoned or Hard Target House For SHTF?

- 25 days ago 31 Dec 19, 4:15am -

Ultimate Survival Tips

Knife Basics and Banter with David & Ben - SHOT SHOW 2020: Day 1

- 3 days ago 22 Jan 20, 1:25am -
NEW! Tiny Survival Card - Best Wallet Survival Kit? 17-Tool Survival Knife Card

- 58 days ago 28 Nov 19, 3:33am -
Unboxing! - TacPack November Delivery! Let's See the New Tactical / Survival Gear...

- 59 days ago 27 Nov 19, 8:21pm -
NEW! Kore Essentials X5 Gun Belt - TACTICAL/EDC - Demo and Comparison

- 64 days ago 21 Nov 19, 10:43pm -
BEST 9mm PCC Under $1000? - Grand Power Stribog SP9A1 - Self Defense / Survival Gun

- 74 days ago 12 Nov 19, 7:50pm -
NEW! Tactical / Survival Gear - October Delivery! Let's See the New TacPack Box....

- 87 days ago 30 Oct 19, 5:07pm -