Mission 105 Brief

Mission 105 Brief

What’s up BattlBoxer? Are you feeling the cooler weather yet? I hope you are and I hope it is enticing you to get outdoors and work on those Surviv
Leave No Trace: Minimizing Impact in the Wilderness

Leave No Trace: Minimizing Impact in the Wilderness

The great outdoors offers an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Wandering in the wilderness also allows us to connect with nature and
Tips for Introducing Kids to the Wilderness

Tips for Introducing Kids to the Wilderness

In an era dominated by screens and technology, kids connecting to nature has become more important than ever. Every parent should introduce kids to th
A Seasonal Guide to Food Foraging

A Seasonal Guide to Food Foraging

Food foraging is also known as plant foraging. It is the art of gathering wild edible plants, fungi, and other natural resources from the environment.
Mission 104 Brief

Mission 104 Brief

Ahhhh YES! It is October! I love this time of year. It is typically cooling down, which means it’s a great time to get outdoors and work on those s
Urban Survival Tips: How to Stay Prepared in Emergency Situations in the City

Urban Survival Tips: How to Stay Prepared in Emergency Situations in the City

Living in a city comes with its own set of challenges, especially when it comes to survival in emergency situations. From power outages and severe wea
Emergency Signaling: How to Get Rescued When Stranded in the Wild

Emergency Signaling: How to Get Rescued When Stranded in the Wild

Imagine being stranded in the wilderness, miles away from civilization. Your survival depends not only on your ability to endure harsh conditions but
Mission 103 Brief

Mission 103 Brief

Yeehaw! It’s time for Mission 103 of Battlbox! Fall is on the horizon and I am for sure looking forward to less heat. I’m sure most of you are also
Surviving a Bear Encounter: Dos and Don'ts for Bear Country

Surviving a Bear Encounter: Dos and Don'ts for Bear Country

The great outdoors offers a sense of freedom and adventure that's hard to match. However, it's also home to wildlife, including bears. Encountering a
Outdoor Cooking 101: Tips for Campfire Meals

Outdoor Cooking 101: Tips for Campfire Meals

The allure of the great outdoors is often amplified by the prospect of cooking meals over an open fire. The crackling flames, the smoky aroma, and the
Mission 102 Brief

Mission 102 Brief

Welcome, Battlbox subscribers, to Mission 102! This Month’s Mission is packed with gear to enhance your everyday life and add to your preparations
The Art of Fire Making: Traditional vs Modern Techniques

The Art of Fire Making: Traditional vs Modern Techniques

Fire, the elemental force that has illuminated the path of human evolution, has been a cornerstone of our survival since the dawn of time. It has prov