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NOLS Wilderness Medicine
The recent thread in the Inukshuk forum regarding first-aid training got me thinking a bit. Awareness and a cool head will help one to avoid 99.99% of all injuries, but even then, the probability of a...

Started May 5th, 2009 at 11:16pm by Akula
2 1756 Last Post May 8th, 2009 at 4:53pm
By: Puckster
One Man's Wilderness: An Alaskan Odyssey
Just finished this one. Great story, with some superb color photographs.
It's not a story about a fed-up guy living on his own in the woods, but a heart-warming, realistic true story about a guy ...

Started Jul 18th, 2008 at 2:57pm by Akula
0 1260 Last Post Jul 18th, 2008 at 2:57pm
By: Akula
The Voyageur's Highway
The Voyageur's Highway, by Grace Lee Nute
First published by the Minnesota Historical Society in 1941, my copy is one my dad received as a gift in 1976. It's a history lesson, and a very good rea...

Started Jun 8th, 2008 at 3:20am by Akula
0 1375 Last Post Jun 8th, 2008 at 3:20am
By: Akula
David George Haskell, The Forest Unseen
David George Haskell is a biology professor at The University of the South. In [i]The Forest Unseen[i] he traces the changing seasons on a small patch of Tennessee forest, much of it unseen -- well, a...

Started Mar 26th, 2013 at 12:23pm by Ancient_Angler
1 1492 Last Post Apr 23rd, 2013 at 6:04pm
By: crinklroot
Tom Wessels, "Forest Forensics."
Tom Wessels, "Forest Forensics," got dropped in my stocking by Santa Claus. Neat little book interpreting visual clues to what has happened in the forest. Things like what happened to the white pine h...

Started Mar 6th, 2013 at 1:18pm by Ancient_Angler
1 1288 Last Post Mar 26th, 2013 at 12:46pm
By: db
Les Stroud, Survivorman
For Chritsmas I got Les Stroud, Survive. Some is a repetion of Stroud's TV show, but there's a lot more depth here. I thought it a good read. And lots of useful information. Smiley

Started Apr 28th, 2009 at 5:18pm by Ancient_Angler
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By: Preacher
Johann Georg Kohl, Kitchi-Gami: Life Among ... Oji
Johann Georg Kohl, a German scholar -- we would now call him an ethnologist -- traveled among the Ojibawa of the Lake Superior region in the mid-1850s. He wrote a detailed set of his observations, not...

Started Feb 8th, 2007 at 6:52am by Ancient_Angler
2 2219 Last Post Jan 24th, 2009 at 9:22am
By: CG9603
Iditarod books
First Saturday in March the Iditarod sled dog race across Alaska will start in Anchorage. Finish in Nome, 1100 miles away. I just finished two books about the race that I enjoyed very much.
Gary ...

Started Feb 18th, 2007 at 10:55am by Ancient_Angler
9 180 Last Post Mar 2nd, 2007 at 6:10pm
By: gettin-away
first aid
My first trip, in 1985, there were 3 one-time holders of the Boy Scout's First Aid merit badge. A companion scraped his shin pretty badly and had to endure the 3 of us ministering to his wound. In Ely...

Started Feb 20th, 2007 at 6:22am by Ancient_Angler
1 1790 Last Post Feb 20th, 2007 at 4:19pm
By: solotripper
"Trapping the Boundary Waters"
I just finished a good book entitled “Trapping The Boundary Waters” by Ira Cook.  I got my copy from the Hennipen County Library.  It is also available from the Minnesota Historical Society.
It i...

Started Oct 31st, 2007 at 6:38pm by Big_Tent
2 2308 Last Post Nov 9th, 2007 at 9:28am
By: monjon

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