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30
Mar2020
Target Practice on the Farm

Target Practice on the Farm

It's never too late to learn to shoot a firearm. We decided to head out to one of our favorite spots on our fa...

19
Mar2020
Overnight camp in USMC bivy and sleeping bag

Overnight camp in USMC bivy and sleeping bag

We packed up our USMC bivy sacks and USMC 3 season bags and hit the trail for an overnight camp on the Roanoke...

19
Mar2020
Fire Force 5'x7' Nylon Tarp

Fire Force 5'x7' Nylon Tarp

Fire Force knocked this survival bushcraft tarp out of the park. Oxford nylon construction, a full lifetime wa...

03
Mar2020
Smith & Wesson M&P45 Shield M2.0 45 ACP Compact 7-Round Pistol

Smith & Wesson M&P45 Shield M2.0 45 ACP Compact...

I have a new EDC pistol, the Smith & Wesson M&P45 Shield M2.0 45 ACP Compact with 6+1 and 7+1 capacity. I purc...

11
Feb2020
Bread and coffee in Stanley Adventure All-In-One Boil + Brew French Press

Bread and coffee in Stanley Adventure All-In-One Boil +...

I was given the Stanley Adventure All-In-One Boil + Brew French Press for my birthday last year and I quickly...

03
Jan2020
Stealth camping test setup with camo net and bivy

Stealth camping test setup with camo net and bivy

Stealth camping test setup and attack of the lens flare! Christmas 2019 brought us some new gear to play with....

11
Nov2019
USMC 2 Man Combat Tent Veterans Day overnight camp

USMC 2 Man Combat Tent Veterans Day overnight camp

It's Veterans Day weekend and the birthday of United States Marine Corps, the world's finest fighting force.

05
Nov2019
USMC Assault Pack - is it a good 3 day pack?

USMC Assault Pack - is it a good 3 day pack?

The US Marines are rough on their gear, that's a fact. The USMC FILBE Assault Pack is built to last and it was...

16
Oct2019
Catoma EBNS is an excellent bug out shelter

Catoma EBNS is an excellent bug out shelter

Dad picked up this Catoma EBNS (Enhanced Bed Net System) and we've been trying it out along the Roanoke River.

15
Oct2019
Smith & Wesson M&P15 Sport II Rifle

Smith & Wesson M&P15 Sport II Rifle

A couple of months ago we were able to add a new member to the Roberts Bushcraft family! This is the Smith & W...

15
Oct2019
Norinco SKS Restoration with Monte Carlo Stock

Norinco SKS Restoration with Monte Carlo Stock

Several years ago my grandparents lost their home to a fire. Very few things were salvageable and many things...

23
Sep2019
How far can you walk with your bugout bag?

How far can you walk with your bugout bag?

You've done the research, saved all your pennies and bought the bugout bag that you've wanted. Now, We all hav...

31
Aug2019
Homemade Donuts and coffee at camp in Stanley Cook Pot

Homemade Donuts and coffee at camp in Stanley Cook Pot

Some days on the Roanoke River are sweeter than others. Homemade deep-fried donuts at our campsite.

29
Aug2019
Updated Extreme Cold Weather Tent ECWT ECWS North Face Tent Review

Updated Extreme Cold Weather Tent ECWT ECWS North Face...

It's long overdue. Finally, we decided to revisit and create a new video on our mighty Extreme Cold Weather Te...

15
Aug2019
My FILBE Bugout Bag Survival Kit

My FILBE Bugout Bag Survival Kit

In this video, I am showing the contents of my bugout bag. I've been using my USMC FILBE system to carry my bu...

13
Aug2019
Mountain House Freeze Dried Raspberry Crumble Taste Test

Mountain House Freeze Dried Raspberry Crumble Taste Tes...

We've had several packages of the Mountain House Freeze Dried Raspberry Crumble and I am finally getting a mom...

25
Jul2019
Is it Warmer to Sleep Naked in a Sleeping Bag?

Is it Warmer to Sleep Naked in a Sleeping Bag?

I have always heard that the best way to stay warm in a sleeping bag is to zip up with no clothes on. I've bee...

24
Jul2019
Let's talk about catfish and how to catch them

Let's talk about catfish and how to catch them

Catfish are classified as warm water game fish, preferring water temperatures from the mid-70s to 80s. They're...

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Cutting Tools

Survival & pocket knives, axes & tomahawks, saws & wood carving tools, sheaths, knife making kits, sharpening supplies and more

Combustion Tools

Fire starting kits, ferrocerium rods, magnifying lens, steel striker (flint & steel), matches & lighters, tinder and fire materials

Containers

Cook Sets, bottles, hydration bladders, canteens & cups and more

Cordage

Paracord, bank line, climbing rope, climbing gear, cordage accessories and more

Cover

Tarps, tents, hammocks, ponchos, sleeping bags, blankets, accessories and more

How to tie Fishing Knots

Several illustrations on popular fishing knots

Trilene Knot

Run end of line through eye of hook or lure and double back through the eye a second time. Loop...
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Improved Clinch Knot

The Improved Clinch is very easy to tie, which is the main reason it's so popular for connecting...
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Two-Turn Clinch Knot

The Two-Turn Clinch has been around since the turn of the century. It's stronger than the Improved...
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Non-Slip Mono-Loop

This is an exceptionally strong loop when tied correctly. But be sure to use the right number of...
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Surgeon's Knot

This is an exceptionally strong, simple-to-tie knot for joining lines of different diameters. It's...
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Surgeon's Loop

The Surgeon's Loop is a quick and easy way to put a loop in the end of a line. It's tied in the...
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Uni-Knot

Strong, reliable, and easy to tie, the Uni-Knot is an excellent knot for securing line to terminal...
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Arbor Knot

The Arbor Knot provides the angler with a quick, easy connection for attaching the line to the...
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Braid Knot

This special fishing knot has been proven to be one of the best for use with braided lines. Run...
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Basic Survival Gear

There are a few basic pieces of gear that we like to have along on any outing that we take.

Hat

A hat is a very basic piece of gear that has tons of uses, most importantly keeping your face and head out of the sun

Shirt

A good long sleeve shirt proves useful to us in just about any season. Protection from sun and bugs is key here.

Pants

These pants are tough and rugged and can be used in all seasons. The legs are removable for summer climate.

Boots

Quality footwear can make the difference of how well your feet are protected from moisture, blisters and rough terrain.

Backpack

A good external frame backpack is a must have when hauling around all of our gear and food.

Hydration

While you can save weight by not carrying water into your bushcraft camp we prefer to always have some with us in our hydration bladders.

Sleeping Mat

Keeping your body insulated from the ground is key in regulating your body's temperature.

Socks

Did you know that your socks can make all of the difference in the world in terms of protecting your feet? Protecting your feet is a must!

What are you kicking around in?

We picked up three pairs of these boot at surplus and we couldn't be any happier with our purchase! The Hot Weather Combat Boot is a revolutionary combat boot unlike anything previously available to U.S. military personnel. Once you wear this US Marine Corps approved boot in the field, you will realize that it represents a significant step forward in tactical footwear. Sizes range from 5-14 in half sizes as well as wide and regular widths.

  • Leather
  • Rubber sole
  • Shaft measures approximately Mid-Calf" from arch
  • Polyurethane removable insert insole
  • Full grain cowhide leather and nylon fabric
  • U.S. Marine Corps Uniform Approved
  • Height 8" & Stylish, Tactical Design
  • Vanguard running shoe sole construction