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#297390 - 10/30/20 12:48 AM A Bit Old, But Still A VERY Good Read
KenK Offline
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Registered: 06/26/04
Posts: 2137
Loc: NE Wisconsin
I restumbled upon a blog article written by Peter Kummerfeldt quite a while ago (Tuesday, January 22, 2013) titled "SURVIVAL TRUTHS".

To read the article, go to http://outdoorsafe.blogspot.com/

Scroll down maybe 1/4 of the way until you find the article"SURVIVAL TRUTHS".

I first read about Peter Kummerfeldt in an article in Boy's Life magazine (a magazine published by Boy Scouts of America), and I liked what he had to say.

Ever since I read his blog article linked above it has become my primary survival related philosophy. I just think it makes sense for my lifestyle. Your mileage may vary.

Peter Kummerfeldt used to run a website called https://outdoorsafe.com/ , but that site looks very different now, with no mention of Peter Kummerfeldt. Maybe he retired and sold the site. If so, good for him!!

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#297391 - 10/30/20 02:55 PM Re: A Bit Old, But Still A VERY Good Read [Re: KenK]
Ren Offline
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Registered: 11/05/07
Posts: 266
Loc: Wales, UK
He still seems to be about, leading tours in Africa.

https://outdoor-africa.com/peter/

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#297401 - 10/31/20 09:48 PM Re: A Bit Old, But Still A VERY Good Read [Re: KenK]
hikermor Offline
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Registered: 08/26/06
Posts: 7375
Loc: southern Cal
It is a good solid article. Those principles aren't brand new, and they will endure for quite a while....
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#297402 - 10/31/20 10:07 PM Re: A Bit Old, But Still A VERY Good Read [Re: KenK]
brandtb Offline
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Registered: 11/26/04
Posts: 407
Loc: S.E. Pennsylvania
I can only echo Ben East, who wrote for Field and Stream for decades -

Never step off a road or a marked trail unless you are prepared to spend the night in the woods.

https://www.thriftbooks.com/a/ben-east/302491/
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