The Savage Gentleman

Tag: camping

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Six-Five on BUGGIN’ OUT! (pt. 2)

Back again Savages! If you missed Part 1 go back and read it! Now that we’ve explored the why and when, let’s talk about the what. That’s right, let’s talk about gear. I want to cover the GHB I was talking about earlier. Now, rather than get all hung up on making this a gear […]

The Six-Five on BUGGIN’ OUT! (pt. 1)

What’s Cracka Lackin’ Savages? TooooDay, I thought I’d share some of my thoughts on Buggin’ Out and Hunkerin’ Down. Pick a reason, it doesn’t matter too much as long as it’s disastrous. Got a reason? No, no, that’s too far. Let’s not say Apocalypse or Ragnarok. If you’re going to pick something like that, all […]

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 […]

Backcountry Bush Bass

  Here’s a quick and easy recipe for just about any freshwater fish you might catch.  I use some ingredients that I foraged and some that I carry in the pack.  I didn’t use anything I wouldn’t have on hand in a backpacking situation. You could add some ingredients to it if you’re at home, […]

Something’s Fishy

    Morning Savages! You’re out in the field and you managed to catch yourself a fish. Now what? Some of you might know the next step for those of you who don’t, Let’s put our learning hats on!   I like to do this in the field away from my camp (A lot of […]

The Right Stuff: Survival Gear

    Alright Savages, why even carry it? Why not just chuck a Swiss army knife and two band-aids in your pack and march off; Because you never know when you might have to saw your own god damn arm off or make a fire because your lighter turned out to be a piece of […]