The following are links to sites that we support or feel might be of interest to our customers and friends. Click on the logo for a direct link to their site.
SURVIVAL & SELF-RELIANCE RELATED LINKS
The School of Self Reliance is the survival training school we recommend if you are on the west coast. Classes are led by Christopher Nyerges and his staff. Since 1974, Christopher Nyerges has taught over 30,000 students on Edible Wild Plants, Survival Skills, Orienteering, etc. He is the author of seven books, including Guide to Wild Foods and Enter the Forest. If you are on the west coast, contact him, and if you can't attend one of his courses, maybe you will buy a book.
"Wildman" Steve Brill is New York's Best Known expert on edible and medicinal plants. He is the real deal! A wild food expert and author. Check out his site!
The "DirtTime Dude" blog, by my good friend Dude McLean, has a huge collection of original articles on survival, self-reliance, prepping, bushcraft, and more! Check it Out!
We have done two YouTube videos in regard to the GrainMaker Grain Mill under Self-Reliant Living in our Articles and Tips section. This is an excellent Grain Mill made here in the United States in Montana. We highly recommend it and often get asked where it can be purchased. Here is a link directly to the manufacturer. Check it out!
Northstar Survival Solutions, LLC is a Connecticut-based company dedicated to providing practical and effective survival training to at-risk groups and individuals because, “Failure to Train, is Training to Fail!” They specialize in preparing small aircraft pilots to face the unique challenges of post-crash survival incidents.
Check out our good friend, Brian Manning, at Snow Walker Outdoors & Guide Service, LLC. He offers various courses to include Tracking, Wilderness First Aid, Various Winter Courses, Canoeing Skills, and Survival for Hikers, Paddlers, and Backpackers. our
For those who live in Australia, check out the ASI- Australian Survival Instructors School. A very professional operation!
Disaster readiness is important for continuity of business operations as well as for individuals and families. Disaster Prep Consultants advocate a realistic and common sense approach to being better prepared for life's emergencies, large and small. Check them out!
The Para-Cord Guy makes some very unique paracord items. Check out his website for some interesting items made from parachute cord!
Magnetic Declination Calculator
This is a site which has a calculator that allows you to enter your location, by either zip code or latitude/longitude, and obtain the current magnetic declination for that area.
Buy directly from the U.S. Geological Survey. USGS Topographical maps, Aerial photographs, Satellite Images, and Publications. You can even locate and download maps.
The National Weather Service from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is a great site whereby you can go to get updated weather warnings and forecasts. You can insert your state to get up-to-date warnings for your area.