The Savage Gentleman

Category: Gear Review

Ask The Savage: Water Purification

  Hey Savages, I interrupt your normal programming to present you with this question from Jeremy from California, USA. “My friend Dominic, told me that you are the people to ask about water purification systems. I am going to be traveling Asia so I am looking at a few bottle based systems and need some […]

London Calling

  I’m flyin’ high over Tupelo, Mississippi with America’s hottest band… and we’re all about to die…wait, that was from a movie. I actually rode alone in relative safety along with 525 strangers. Safely, not necessarily comfortably; I stand at 6’2″ and airplanes aren’t necessarily known for excessive leg room. Ahhh Air-travel, showing us that ‘class […]

Nevermind the Bollocks…Here’s the Savage Gentleman

  What’s crackin’ Savages? Here I am back again to impart you with tale of my exploits. This is going to be a bit of a series, as I’ve just been on quite a journey and I’d like to share my high points (of which there are many). I’d like everything to have context so […]

Happy Feet: Thoughts on Socks

  What’s crack-a-lackin’ Savages? I was packing and getting ready for an upcoming adventure (don’t worry, you’ll hear all about it) and I decided I needed new socks. Socks and underwear are often an overlooked bit of kit, so I thought I’d share mine on the most maligned of Christmas gifts. Remember Lieutenant Dan’s two […]

Trail Energy and How to make Pemmican!

  Portable, Shelf stable, Compact and Energizing. Modern convenience has given us the protein bar, gels, and chews in a variety of colors shapes and sizes. Most of us have tucked away one of these next to a sack of trail mix or jerky. Today, I’ve got not one but two videos for you! The […]

Trail HEats: Spicing up the Great Outdoors

  Thousands of styles and flavors, with a squeeze and a tap hot sauce is a sure fire way to spice things up on the trail.   Old Faithful: The Louisiana hot sauce has been a staple in the states for turning bland eggs into fiery excitement. So prolific it’s included in the MRE’s issued […]

Battle Horse Knives: Nomad

Hello there Savages! Today is a pretty special for several reasons. We have a review of the Nomad bush knife made by Battle Horse Knives AND we have our first ever video contribution! That’s correct, the first ever motion picture entry. Let’s get on with it!  Battle Horse Knives: Nomad Review   Alright Folks, Be […]

The Six-Five on BUGGIN’ OUT! (pt. 3)

  Welly, Welly, Well then my little Savages…Here we are together again. Thus far we’ve gone over what bugging out is and how to get home from where ever you may be; today we’ll be talking about what we should have at our home base. After all what’s the point in going through all the […]

Survival: A Reality Often Overlooked.

    Duct tape? Check. Water Purification Tablets? Check. Sharp Knife? Check. Emergency Rations? Check. Ability to move your own bodyweight and run from disaster?….   Sadly, I’ve noticed a trend in the world where fitness is not only over-looked but looked down upon. As fast food and obesity run rampant in our society, there is […]

I was born a Travelin’ Man

    What is Crackin’ Savages?!?! Been a while I know. It’s been crazy this past few indiscriminate chunks of time. Between all the non-denominational days of celebration and my own busy business, it’s been a whirlwind! Don’t fret kids, I have not forgotten about you. Let me go ahead and say first, moving is […]