How to build a survival shelter in the woods

If you live near the woods, like me, it’s pretty easy to picture making a shelter. 

Exactly HOW to do it is the tricky part.

Survival Lilly from Austria shows us how to build a great one, start to finish. All you need is a cutting tool, some rope and brains.

I really like how she uses heavy logs as a hammer to pound other logs into the ground–brilliant.

 

How to carve a survival bow

Ever wonder how to carve a survival bow if you really, really needed to?

First, here’s how NOT to carve a bow.

You don’t use a 2×4. You don’t whittle it down to nothing. And you don’t skip the whole thing about picking a strong piece of wood, fully drying it, soaking it in oils, etc.

Here’s the right way to do it, out in the woods, where there are no 2×4’s.

Take it away, Survival Lilly.