Crawling Road

Le Thiers Florinox Thumbwheel Folding Knife Review

The Le Thiers Florinox Thumbwheel knife you see in this video was a gift from my brother when he lived in France. It’s a very unusual design that features a slick thumbwheel blade deployment and nice tight liner lock. The knife blade is very high quality 12C27 Sandvik stainless steel and takes a razor-sharp edge. The wooden handles give this knife a real “Gentleman’s Folder” look to it. It’s a far cry from the tactical knife stuff flooding the market...

Novice to Master Hunting Series – Introduction

I have declared 2015 the year of the hunt for me. I have hunted on and off growing up, but sadly this tradition is fading in many parts of the United States. In New Zealand however hunting is extremely popular for one basic reason: There are basically no hunting seasons. There are some corner cases, but all the game animals in New Zealand are introduced species and considered pests. As a result, you can hunt here year round with no...

Making a Pillow for Hiking

I wanted to show people how to make a hiking pillow out of a stuff sack. This simple technique works great for most people and keeps you from having to carry a hiking pillow by itself. Remember: Ounces lead to pounds, and pounds lead to pain. Shaving ounces by having dual use gear attacks the problem nicely.