50 savvy skills for outdoor adventurers. This trusty guide teaches you all the essential skills you need to survive in the wild, from building a shelter to making a fire. Forest school practitioner Richard Skrein shares his expertise and enthusiasm for the outdoors through easy-to-understand instructions, illustrated with captivating drawings by Maria Nilsson. The book is divided into four main chapters reflecting the elemental skill sets: Earth - this chapter focuses on toolcraft, foraging and natural resources. Air - this chapter focuses on shelters, knots, navigation and the sky. Water - this chapter focuses on finding, drinking and using water, fishing and rafts. Fire - this chapter focuses on making and using fire and cooking food.
The book explains the items you need to ensure your rucksack is kitted out with the best equipment for exploring.