NEW BOOK!

Warrior Scout Series By Benjamin ‘Raven’ Pressley & Fernan David Vargas I am really excited about this joint effort with my friend Fernan. He is a martial arts instructor that has written many books himself. He knows self defense! When he approached me about this project I immediately got excited.

Rabbit Sticks

Written by Benjamin ‘Raven’ Pressley I would like to introduce you to what is possibly the easiest to use, most effective hunting weapon you can make. It is easy to make and is probably the oldest hunting weapon known to humankind.  And I want to take some time to put Read More

Announcing Exciting New Classes!

IT WILL BE HERE BEFORE YOU KNOW IT! DON’T WAIT TILL THE LAST MINUTE! I REALLY NEED SOME PEOPLE TO SHARE THIS LIKE CRAZY! WILL YOU HELP ME? MARK YOUR CALENDARS NOW! Plan on attending

Wilderness Steam Pit

A steam pit is a great way to cook food in a wilderness survival situation of just for fun. A steam pit can be any size depending on what you are cooking. Hawaiians have been doing it for years in luaus. Here is step by step how to make and Read More

MEDICINE IN THE WILD

  By Benjamin ‘Raven’ Pressley Some say there is a cure for everything in nature, some yet undiscovered. That is plausible. I know along the way in my wildwood treks I have a few go to plants I use. In a survival situation one must be particularly careful and take Read More

Come Join Us!

I teach a great basic survival skills class over at Blue Ridge Community College in Flat Rock, NC. I am inviting you to come check it out. Just drop in a couple of times for free and if you like it you are welcome to sign up. 30 hours of Read More

Instructional Pages by Raven

I find that in teaching and writing that it takes a combination of photographs and line drawings to really achieve quality instruction. Here are a few of my line drawn, original instruction sheets. You may use them as long as you always give credit where credit is due and refer Read More

RAVENQUEST

I have written a great new fantasy action series called RAVENQUEST. It is 7 volumes of action, adventure, original characters and more. Written for all ages, young and old. Family friendly. Raven and Skyeyes are the principle characters. They are simple folk living off the land; my expertise in survival Read More

Winter Survival

How your Body Loses Heat By Benjamin ‘Raven’ Pressley   Staying warm can be a challenge in the outdoors if you’re not prepared or don’t have the proper knowledge of how the body loses heat. Exposure to the elements is the number two cause of death in a survival situation Read More

Earthlodges, Tipis, Quinzhees, Snow Caves and More!

Building a Modernized Earthlodge Exploring Low-Cost Dome Construction Methods by Thomas J. Elpel, Author of Living Homes and Participating in Nature   Earthlodge architecture comes from the northern Great Plains where Mandan Indians built massive structures for communal housing and shelter from bitterly cold subzero winters and the relentless wind Read More

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