Surviving in the Rainforest

Surviving in the rainforest
The rainforest is the most biodiverse environment on Earth. With over a billion acres of dense jungle terrain, the Amazon is a bucket list destination for many survival and hiking enthusiasts. However, the enormity of the rainforest, the extreme amount of rainfall, and the abundance of dangerous animals can make solo survival very challenging. Understanding the threats you will face is essent[...]

5.11 ATLAS BOOTS | COMBAT BOOTS REDEFINED | GEAR REVIEW

5.11 ATLAS BOOTS | COMBAT BOOTS REDEFINED | GEAR REVIEW
Shopping for new boots is tricky. I love my Merell MOABs, but their mid-length design is better for hiking than the work I was putting them through. I needed a new set of full-length boots that I could use to hike, and climb fences, but which would also provide protection from fire and excellent ankle support. Early in my search, I found the 5.11 Atlas boots. They were at SHOT 2020 loud, prou[...]