Tier 1 Selection @ The Human Path Survival School

Sam and Suchil Coffman of the Human Path (www.thehumanpath.com) are putting together one of the most badass teams I’ve ever heard of, and I want to be part of it. Basically you need to competent in primitive survival skills, self-defense, land navigation, radio procedures, first aid, primitive engineering, and several other tasks. Then you can…

Primitive Fire Making – Bow Drill Success

I’ve been experimenting with bow drill fires for quite some time now with no success. I was missing just a few key details, so I took the Basic Survival course with Tony from Trackers Earth in Portland. It was a great course that I would highly recommend. In a few hours we built a shelter, went…

Learning Primitive Skills

I want to be able to thrive regardless of the situation I am in or what gear I have with me. For that reason I have been learning primitive skills. My region of the U.S. is said to be due for a large scale earthquake similar to the recent quakes in Haiti and Japan. If it…

My Experience at The Human Path

I just spent the last 2 weeks at The Human Path in San Antonio, Texas with former Army Special Forces medic Sam Coffman and his wife Suchil Coffman who is an expert in a variety of homesteading skills. I have taken a lot of courses in my local area and wanted to get training from…