Canadian Outdoor Survival Podcast
By Bruce Zawalsky
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The Canadian Outdoor Survival Podcast is a Monthly Podcast created to help explain Outdoor Survival, as well as highlighting some of the real challenges we face learning, practicing, and teaching in the Canadian Wilderness. Each seasons will be a mixture of overview episodes, specific skill based podcasts, and interviews with Survival Instructors and experts in various aspects of Outdoor Survival & Outdoor Education in Canada.
||CleanBushcraft vs. Leave No Trace Camping||Can we really Leave No Trace and where would that Leave Bushcraft?||10/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Challenges of Fall Survival||Fall bring on Cold Weather & Real Survival Challenges?||9/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWater Purification||Why & How do I purify Water in the Wilderness?||7/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSo you want to be a Survival Instructor||What are the actual steps to become a Survival Instructor?||6/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGetting Found||What Can we do to Get Rescued Quicker when Stranded?||5/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSurvival Skill Development & the 4th Skill||Learn to Use What You Find & Live Without||4/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSurvival without the Misery||Do you have to be Miserable in a Survival Situation?||3/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPrepping for Survival||Why & How Should we Prepare for Survive?||2/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDressing to Survive||Why & How We Should Dress to Survive?||1/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFirecraft: The Art & Science of Fire Lighting (Part 2)||Part 2: How Do We Get Your Fire Going & Keep it Going||12/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFirecraft: The Art & Science of Fire Lighting (Part 1)||Part 1: The Importance of Fire Lighting to our Survival||11/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBuilding a Survival Shelter||Build the Best Shelter when Stranded||10/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDangers of Believing Survival Myths||6 Survival Myths that can get us Stranded or Killed||9/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBuilding the Will to Live||The Psychology of Survival||8/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe True Costs of Getting Lost||So what is the real cost of getting lost?||7/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWilderness Navigation Training, Why Bother?||Don’t be complacent with Wilderness Navigation training or hands-on practice||6/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Future of Survival Training||What is the Future of Survival Training in Outdoor Education?||5/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Challenges of Spring Survival||Spring is a Transition Period in our Weather & Brings Real Challenges||4/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDifferences between Survival Training in Canada vs. Elsewhere||What are the main differences between Survival Training in Canada vs. Elsewhere, i.e. Britain or Africa?||3/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat is a Critical Survival Item?||Carry the Critical Items you need to Survive in the Canadian Wilderness||2/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Skill Set Does Outdoor Survival Entail?||In Episode 1 we discuss What Skill Set Does Outdoor Survival Entail in Canada? This includes the 5 Core Skills and talking about Secondary & Tertiary Skills and which ones are important to learn.||1/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Informative and entertaining podcast.
Bruce knows his stuff! His professional background and extensive outdoor experience give Bruce the ability to give listeners a real solid understanding of survival basics … in CANADA.
Can’t wait till the next podcast.
Bruce is a tireless and creative force for getting people to think seriously about survival training. His show is fun and interesting, and his passion is infectious. His thoughts help clarify my own on important issues, I’m a big fan.
A must listen to anyone serious about being outdoors
Bruce is a seasoned veteran in all outdoor survival matters in Canada. Definitely worth listening to!