Southern Interior West

Mt. Severide Trek in the Monashee Alpine

Fall Season = Hiking Season! While I was working Saturday and enjoying the local regional parks on Sunday, Jesse and crew were out bagging Alpine Peaks. Below are Mount Severide pictures and pictures from the hike up. Jesse doesn't use a GPS, he downloaded and studied...

Esperon Lake Recreation Site and Free Camping on Crown Land

These guys should have known better but they didn’t. The cabin has be vandalised and we have experience theft so will be installing a heavy locked door then make the cabin use by reservation only. The Lake is a community watershed reservoir and we do not want to promote camping at the main parking lot (also the head gate location) as there is no outhouse nor do we regularly maintain the area.

Made In Canada Fire Strikers and Fatwood tinder are Made In Canada

How To Light A Fire Without Matches

Step 1.

Fluff the fatwood by scraping the stick with the edge of your striker. If a hunting knife is available, use the BACK of the blade to fluff.

Step 2.

Practice getting a spark to land on the pile of fluffed fatwood by using your ferro rod and the edge of your striker.

Step 3.

Direct the sparks to the top of the pile of fluffed fatwood by using your QUICK-FIRE and the edge of the Striker. (Or use the back of a blade)