Product Reviews

Mud, Sweat, and Tears by Bear Grylls

I received this book as a birthday present from my mother-in-law as she knew I've casually followed Bear Grylls and his adventures on "Man Vs. Wild" and such. Before reading the book, I started following Bear a little more closely, be it watching more episodes, reading up on his exploits on the Internet, or following him on… Continue reading Mud, Sweat, and Tears by Bear Grylls

Product Reviews, Survival Tips

Bear Grylls Fire Starter by Gerber

Ever since theBRIGADE's first backpacking trip I've been on the lookout for an alternative fire starter that would be easy to carry and, more importantly, easy to use. Every backpacker knows there is more than one way to start a fire. My preferred method is by spark. Matches are too much of an annoyance and… Continue reading Bear Grylls Fire Starter by Gerber