Manny Edwards makes own
woolen winter wear

by Manny Edwards -- Natural products might well be the very best protection from the elements. The SnoMan is developing some wool and cotton gear for extreme conditions and describes the design more…

Hard tack made to taste tasty

by Manny Edwards -- Hard tack can be preserved for decades, but it is hard as a brick. To make it edible, you need to follow a few simple steps. Manny Edwards more…

Manny Edwards takes
wicked weapon into wilderness

by Manny Edwards -- Manny Edwards reviews the ESEE 5, an extremely rugged survival knife designed for fighter pilots. It has a glass-breaker pommel, tough micarta handle, a quarter-inch thick razor-sharp blade more…

Manny Edwards fights off wilderness injury

by Manny Edwards -- A sprained ankle is the most common injury in athletics and outdoor activities. Manny Edwards shows you how to improvise a wrap for a sprained ankle if you more…

Manny Edwards stirs up your self-reliance

by Manny Edwards -- Making soap is not a critical survival skill, but it does help develop a sense of self reliance. Watch Part 1 on making homemade soap here. In this more…