Tag Archives: outdoors

The Complete Guide to Land Navigation with the Military Grid Reference System

The ability to navigate terrain with a map and compass is a skill-set that’s become lost in recent years due… View Article

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Squawk Box Broadcast 014: Crazy Military Ideas, The Open Road and Enjoying Nature

The Squawk Box Broadcast aims to highlight a few of the stories that have caught our attention recently. It’s also… View Article

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Survival Techniques: Tips and Tricks to Constantly Improve Your Situation

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Survival Techniques

3 of 3 in the series Survival TechniquesWhen you spend time in the wilderness with people who’ve become accustomed to… View Article

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ITS Muster III After Action Report

Our 3rd annual ITS Tactical Muster and Skill-Set Development Excursion has come to a close and I already miss our… View Article

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It’s Not Survival Gear if it’s Not on Your Body

We recently received a comment about our Mini Survival Kit and it got us thinking. Is the Mini Survival Kit… View Article

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Survival Techniques: Building a Shelter to Live Through the Night

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Survival Techniques

2 of 3 in the series Survival TechniquesWhile there are some elements of survival that we can live without longer… View Article

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Huckberry on the Road: An Interview with Jon Gaffney aka The Van Man

A good friend of ours, Jon Gaffney, recently bought a van and decided to hit the open road. While he… View Article

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Inside the ITS Gear Closet: Backcountry Essentials

As you can see, there’s a lot of gear in the ITS Gear Closet. We have items that get used… View Article

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Coastal California Adventure: ITS and PDW Team Up for Operation Aqua Terra

ITS was recently invited out to San Francisco to meet up with Prometheus Design Werx for a joint operation dubbed… View Article

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The Story of a Blind Hiker, His Foray into Survival and What We Can Learn From It

The Tale Unfolds The man had been hiking for days on the Appalachian Trail. A master ultra-light camper steadily shuffling… View Article

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