Basic Skills - Fire Making & Handling
(Cooking, Pasteurizing, Heating)

Fire is a basic life giving element of your survival. You need to learn how to make fire in multiple ways. Matches and lighters are not even a consideration in the real picture. You need to learn and practice fire starting techniques.

Fire Starting requires an ignition source, fuel, and oxygen. Oxygen is everywhere (thank goodness). You need to learn how to prepare your wood, or other fuel for building a good fire.

Be Responsible with Your Fire
Avoid Wildfires

Be responsible you should understand how to properly lay a fire in order to assure that you will not start a forest or wildfire.

Wildfires destroy property, our favorite places to camp, hike and play as well as kill.

Please observe good fire control and fire building procedures. wood, or other fuel for building a good fire.