survive in the Canadian wilderness

By Latron Robinson

Think about all possible options if you find yourself in the wild without help.

Be decisive about what the best survival course of action is. For example, if you think the best survival course of action is to seek out help and civilization, don't wait for four or five days before you come to this conclusion. Take action on the first or second day if possible, while you still have strength and endurance working for you.
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preparing shelter

you need branches and bambo also sticks and grass . Form an angular shape with it. Use as many branches as possible for added stability and protection against the wind and weather.
For this you need something solid like a log or large rock. Lay long-ish branches against it thickly, and criscross smaller branches and shrubbery on top to provide sufficient insulation. The smaller your shelter is, the better it will insulate you. Shelters in low, dense shrubbery is often home to many insects.
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How to start a fire

wood and sticks to start your fire. Fire is started using three kinds of wood: tinder, kindling, and fuel. Tinder is any kind of flammable wood shaving; usually light and wispy. Kindling is used for coaxing the flame into larger form, and fuel is for fuel.You can take two pieces of dry wood, sharpen one of them and use it to drill into the other piece. Place any highly flammable objects you can find next to the drill bit. The moment the flammable object catches a spark, use a rock to swiftly tip the shouldering object onto a nest of leaves twigs dry bark.
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staying warm

keep body temperature as normal as possible Hypothermia or overheating can be deadly. If you are in wilderness you should cover your body with everything from leaves to blankets before nights because the temperature often reduces drastically. Many people die each year as the result of hypothermia.
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how to make your weapon

Get an ordinary block of wood and hit with a blunt rock repeatedly until the wood sharpens. Sharpen like any other knife, but in this case, use the rock as your sharpener. You could also take a rock and break off some of the edges and then use another rock and some water like a wet stone and sharpen. In an ideal situation, Obsidian stone (black, translucent lava rock) would be used for its infamous sharpness.
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how to set your trap

Arrange a few sticks in somewhat half a tee pee. Use 2 more sticks to hold up the tee pee similar to your shelter. Place an item of your choice you think an animal will come after. If you're lucky, the animal will be trapped.Use pitfall traps for larger prey. Dig a hole in the ground about 2-3m deep and 1-2m across (depends on the prey size). Take 2 thin branches and place them criss-crossed across the hole. Cover it with leaves and put something the animals like to eat (raw meat, or peanut butter, or berries). You can also put a few wooden spikes sharpened by your knife at the bottom. Don't forget to build a ladder or you might not be able to climb out of the hole. Always remember to cut it up into smaller pieces before moving it out of the hole. The last thing you want to do is to injure yourself. Set as many traps as you can.
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how to catch you fish

Go after fish first if you go hunting. When you spot one, don't make a sudden move. The vibrations will scare them off. Water bends light, and makes objects appear further back than they really are- so compensate for this and aim just in front of your target. Practice makes perfect.
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how to make you a fishing rod out of a bamboo stick

Find a piece of bamboo cane that’s between 8 and 10 feet long and 1 and 2 inches in diameter and cut it at the base.When it comes to bamboo fishing pole, bigger is not necessarily better. Larger poles can be cumbersome to hold and awkward to transport. It’s probably best to cut three or four pieces of bamboo at a time, in case your first piece breaks after you’ve dried it out and you have to begin the process again



If that does not work out for you just get the size of bamboo stick that you want and tie the line up to the bamboo then get a paper clip the size of a hook and tie the line up also put your bait on the hook

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The first day you will need to find some water .Signs accompanying dehydration are dry tongue, burning throat and dark-brown urine, at first instances. Water can set the line between life and death. Remember you can only survive for maximum of 3 days without water. Find a place, like a pond or similar body of water, and dig a hole right beside it, deep enough for water to fall through. Use that, because if you take it right out of the pond, you don't know what bugs will go into your mouth. Another easy way to collect water is to set up some plastic wrap and collect dew in the morning, for water.

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Just a tip you will need to boll your so it can be cleaned and able to drink