Category: Survival

Bold Bear Cub Nearly Joins Hunters in Their Treestand

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Two hunters trying to film a hunt found themselves up a tree with a black bear cub who was just as surprised as they were. When black bears vie for territory, or especially food, they can be as aggressive as they are dangerous. Luckily for these two hunting companions, they were already up in the

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Job Offers Free Beer and $20,000 to Hike the Appalachian Trail


Devils Backbone Brewing Company is accepting applications for what it calls its next “Chief Hiking Officer,” and all you have to do is apply. Hey hiking enthusiasts: you might want to pay attention to this job offer! One fortunate hiker will earn $20,000 to hike the Appalachian Trail, from start to finish, while getting to

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Get Dad Amazon’s Best-Selling Pocket Chainsaw for Under $20


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A pocket chainsaw is the only gadget you’ll need for splitting firewood. If you’re the designated person on campfire duty, you know that splitting firewood is part of the process. Many campers and Boy Scouts pack axes, hand saws, and large chainsaws for camping trips, but you don’t need to do that anymore. Gone are

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Bobcat Facts: How Much Do You Know About North America’s Feline Predator?


The elusive bobcat roams the North American woods and is one of the most interesting animals out there. While cougars may be the first thing you picture when you imagine North America’s wild cats, there’s another species that’s just as fascinating as its larger cousins: the bobcat. Bobcats are solitary creatures that live throughout most

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Crazy Crappie Comes Right Out of the Water to Protect Its Nest

YouTube: Lauren Schoonover Preston
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Have you ever seen a fish do this? This woman’s reaction to a crappie jumping out of the water between her and the two young boys with her is priceless! Have you ever seen a fish come right out of the water to protect its nest like this? Watch the video below: WAIT FOR IT!#insanefish

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How Keep Mosquitos Away With Only Household Items

YouTube: SF Globe

Mosquitos are a nuisance and can carry dangerous diseases. Put your mind at ease with this simple trick. Don’t go camping until you learn this awesome hack. Make a simple, but effective mosquito trap that’ll lure the pesky bugs away from you. The best part is you only need household items to make one! Watch

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