FALL 2013: See Creek’s Spread in American Survival Guide Magazine: THINK LIKE A VICTOR
October 4th, 2013: Creek discusses how to choose a Survival Knife on WISH-TV 8, Indianapolis
See the full segment here: http://www.wishtv.com/indy-style/how-to-choose-a-survival-knife
September, 2013: Creek’s Spider Web Fish Net Published in Heinemann’s Wonders of Nature Educational Book Series titled Super Silk
September 9th, 2013: DailyCandy.com Features WillowHavenOutdoor Paracord
See the feature here: http://www.dailycandy.com/miami/flipbook/155934/13/Craft-Supplies-for-Kids/Military-Cord
September 5th, 2013: Creek shows how to make your own DIY-MREs on WISH-TV8 IndyStyle
Watch the whole segment at this link: http://www.wishtv.com/indy-style/creek-stewart-makes-mres
August 2013: Check out Creek’s 4-Page Article in LIVING READY Magazine titled SNAG SOME LUNCH: For harvesting small game, nothing beats a survival snare.
If you haven’t picked up a copy of Living Ready Magazine – swing by your local bookstore or visit here: http://www.livingreadyonline.com/living-ready-magazine/
August 1st, 2013: Creek presents some of his favorite Survival Products on WISH-TV 8 Indianapolis including his favorite .22 Rifle!!
Summer 2013: This summer, Creek taught hundreds of Hunger Games Fans how to Survive In The Wild! Below is just one of many feature articles from towns he visited across the Midwest!
July 28th: Chicago Magzine Picks Willow Haven Outdoor as 1 of 5 Top Summer Trips for Adventure Seekers!
Check out the full write-up here: http://www.chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazine/June-2013/summer-escapes-adventure/
July 4th, 2013: Creek discussed URBAN SURVIVAL Lighting Options on WISH-TV 8 Indy Style
Check out the full story here: http://www.wishtv.com/dpp/indy_style/in_indy_now/urban-survival-lighting-solutions
June 9th, 2013: GameandGarden.com Author Stacy Harris writes rave review of Creek’s book “The Unofficial Hunger Games Wilderness Survival Guide”
June 2013: Creek contributes survival tips to American Survival Magazine in article titled MAXIMIZE THE MINIMUM.
June 2013: Creek contributes to Men’s Health Magazine – How to Choose the Perfect Pocket Knife
June 6th, 2013: Creek discusses how COOL Mother Nature is on WISH-TV 8 in Indianapolis
Watch the entire episode at this link: http://www.wishtv.com/dpp/indy_style/in_indy_now/the-unofficial-hunger-games-wilderness-survival-guide
June 6th, 2013: MSN Highlights Willow Haven Outdoor as 1 of only 10 Survival Vacation Destinations in the WORLD!!!
See the full article here: http://local.msn.com/10-survivalist-vacations
May 23rd, 2013: Creek’s books take TOP 3 Spots in the AMAZON.com Survival Skills Best Sellers Category!
May 22nd, 2013: Creek’s books take 3 of the TOP 10 spots in the Amazon.com Survival Skills Best Sellers Category – #1, #2 and #8
May 2, 2013: Creek & Clint build a Survival Debris Hut LIVE on WISH-TV 8
Creek Stewart, owner of Willow Haven Outdoor shows you how to build and emergency shelter. Plus we take a look his new book The Unofficial Hunger Games Wilderness Survival Guide.
SPRING 2013: LivingReady Magazine publishes an article by Creek
Creek’s Condom Survival Tips have officially hit the newsstands nationwide. LivingReady Magazine published a great spread titled Prophylactic Preparedness highlighting Creek’s tips! Available now on-line, at Barnes & Noble and at Border bookstores. For more information about LivingReady Magazine visit: http://www.livingreadyonline.com/
April 4, 2013: Creek discusses WHY NOT to drink WILD WATER on WISHTV-8
Best case scenario a person can live 3 days without water! That’s not very long in a disaster situation. Survival expert Creek Stewart explains why we should not drink unfiltered/unpurified water in the wild and demos different survival water filters.
April 1, 2013: Creek teams up with Catalog Giant The Sportsman’s Guide on a big Bug Out Promotion
PRESS RELEASE : 3-9-13
RE: Bug Out Bag Event Press Release The Sportsman's Guide(r) Creating Online Bug Out Bag Essentials Section For Preppers and Survivalists! Sub-head: The Sportsman's Guide is teaming up with survival expert Creek Stewart, founder of the Willow Haven Outdoor Survival Training Facility. New vastly expanded selection offers tactical and emergency preparedness gear for any disaster or event. ST. PAUL, MN - Recognized for having the largest selection of military and government surplus anywhere, The Sportsman's Guide is launching a new online section made up of emergency and survival surplus gear, augmented by many new disaster/survival/emergency supplies, for assembling a wide variety of event-specific Bug Out Bags. According to experienced survival instructor Creek Stewart, an effective Bug Out Bag contains everything required to survive disaster for 72 hours. To that end, The Guide's new section provides items like backpack and hiking packs, water purifiers, fire starters, MREs and food storage, emergency first aid kits, survival knives and tools, emergency shelters, pepper spray, weather radios and other survival supplies grouped into 4 categories...Food, Fire & Water, First Aid & Hygiene, Shelter & Tools and Self Defense and Communication. The company introduced the new "Bug Out!" gear section for preppers in the April Military HQ catalog, in a 9-page section offering more than 50 items related to emergency preparedness. The selection includes Creek Stewart's book, Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag: Your 72-Hour Disaster Survival Kit. The first 100 copies of the book sold will be autographed by the author. The offerings in the catalog have been supplemented by an expansion of the selection and categories on the company's website, aimed at making it easy for customers to assemble the emergency preparedness gear, clothing and tools that fit their own personal survival, recovery and comfort strategies. "Our customers have been requesting more urban and field survival tools and essentials so they can be prepared for any disaster, situation or conditions, " said Sportsman's Guide CEO Jay Berlin. "So we've put together a dynamic selection of gear for the smart survivalist, made up of items carefully designed to provide relief in the face of adversity, with survival, recovery and comfort in mind. Without breaking the bank." The company plans to continue expanding the selection with items that can be kept close at hand, with easy access, for preparedness "come-what-may."
March 18th, 2013: Bloomberg Businessweek Interviews Creek about How to Survive A Cruise Ship Disaster
Are you saying a stranded cruise ship can get apocalyptic?
It may not come to murder, but tensions will be high. “The biggest challenge with being on a cruise ship that’s not moving isn’t surviving Mother Nature,” says Stewart. “It’s surviving being packed on a boat with 4,000 people who are hungry and angry.” He suggests staying isolated from your fellow passengers, if only to avoid the cooped-up hostility and battles for limited supplies.
Read the entire article here: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-03-18/how-to-survive-a-busted-cruise-ship
March7th, 2013: Creek demonstrates how 5 random everyday items COULD save your life. WISH-TV8
Creek Stewart shows you how everyday items can be used in a sudden and unexpected survival scenario. Some of the items are going to surprise you! See the video below or directly at this link: http://www.wishtv.com/dpp/indy_style/in_indy_now/5-everyday-items-that-could-save-your-life-Creek-Stewart-urban-preparedness
1: Pop Can – show how to make a survival fishing hook from the tab
2: Dental Floss – AMAZING survival cordage and can be used as fishing line, for example
3: Fritos Bag: Excellent fire starting tinder
4: Condom: Unbelievable survival water collection container
5: Bra: Very effective makeshift dust & debris breathing mask
March 4th, 2013: Creek featured on National Television News Show “The List”
Creek Stewart shows Mike Brookbank with The List how to use a busted cell phone to meet basic human survival needs if lost in the woods! Check it out the video here: http://www.thelistshow.tv/the-list/localist/cleveland-localist/a-broken-cell-phone-can-still-save-your-life
February 7, 2013: Creek Talks about Survival Lessons from Hansel & Gretel: WISH-TV 8 Indianapolis
January 3, 2013: Creek shows WISH-TV 8 how to Survive the ‘Physical Cliff’
Check out the full video below or click here for the full article: http://www.wishtv.com/dpp/indy_style/in_indy_now/surviving-a-fall-from-a-physical-cliff
January 2013: Creek joins WorldNetDaily (WND.COM) as weekly Survival Columnist
“I appreciate WND’s commitment to preserving and protecting that which is at the core to survival: individual freedom and liberty,” Stewart said. “Self-reliant skills deserve a stage in legitimate media, and I am humbled to be that voice at WND.”
December, 2012: Creek interviewed about EDIBLE INSECTS by Indiana Green Living
Read the entire article here: http://www.indianalivinggreen.com/ants-and-the-apocalypse-its-not-the-end-of-the-world-to-eat-bugs/
FALL/WINTER 2012: Creek’s book BUILD THE PERFECT BUG OUT BAG featured in AMERICAN SURVIVAL GUIDE as the #1 Best Selling Survival Skills book!
December 19th, 2012: Creek interviewed by WFFT-TV about the potential END OF THE WORLD on Dec. 21, 2012
Watch the FULL 3-Minute video here: http://fortwaynehomepage.net/fulltext?nxd_id=76882
December, 2012: Creek Interviewed on HEALTH WATCH
Click on the following link to watch Creek and other preparedness experts weigh in on preparing for unexpected natural and man-made disasters: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hp23wa8brNs
December 6th, 2012: Creek on WISH-TV8 Indy Style
Check out Creek Stewart showing how to make a Bottle Survival Kit on WISH-TV8 Indy Style. http://www.wishtv.com/dpp/indy_style/in_indy_now/survival-kit-and-great-gift-ideas?ref=scroller&categoryId=10022&status=true
December 1, 2012: Creek Interviewed on 21st Century Homekeeper Radio Show
Sylvia Britton, host of 21st Century Homekeeper Radio Talk Show, interviews Creek Stewart about Bugging Out and Bugging In. You can listen to the interview here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/doctorprepper/2012/12/01/21st-century-homekeeper-2
November 27th, 2012: MEN’S FITNESS article: 12 OUTDOOR SURVIVAL SKILLS EVERY GUY SHOULD MASTER
Who does MEN’S FITNESS call when they need Survival Tips? Creek Stewart, of course. Check out this awesome article on-line here: http://www.mensfitness.com/training/endurance/12-outdoor-survival-skills-every-guy-should-master
November, 2012: Creek’s Book Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag Reaches Amazon Top 100 and takes Rank # 1 and #2 (paperback & kindle) in the Survival Skills Category
October, 2012: GunDigest Magazine Chooses Creek’s Book Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag as Editor’s Pick
See Gun Digest’s Editor’s Pick article here: http://www.gundigest.com/editors-picks/build-the-perfect-bug-out-bag
October 30th, 2012: WIRED.COM Features Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag
Like ZOMBIES? Wired.com thinks you should read Creek’s book Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag. Check out the link here: http://www.wired.com/geekmom/2012/10/zombie-activities-list/
October 2012: Backpacker Magazine Features Creek Stewart
Backpacker Magazine features Creek Stewart in October 2012 Issue: http://www.backpacker.com/creek-stewart-survival-expert/survival/16881
September 26th, 2012: Marika Flatt Travel Blog Feature
Renowned Travel Blogger, Marika Flatt, featured Willow Haven Survival School on her hit blog today as a great travel destination. Thanks Marika! Her feature here: http://www.marikaflatt.com/are-you-prepared-for-survival/
September 6th, 2012: WISH-TV 8
Creek busts out a Split Tip Gig How-To Segment on WISH-TV 8 in Indianapolis. Watch below:
August 22, 2012: MANCOW Radio Show
Creek was a radio quest today on the MANCOW show – a nationally syndicated morning talk show. Click here for more info: http://www.mancow.com/
August 2012 – Indianapolis Monthly Magazine Features Willow Haven Outdoor as a GET SMART Midwest Destination
Indianapolis Monthly Magazine featured Willow Haven Outdoor in their August 2012 issue. To accompany the video they also filmed a video of Creek demonstrating how to make fire with the Bow Drill. You can watch that video below:
August 2012 – Indianapolis Convention & Visitors Bureau Selects Willow Haven Outdoor as an Adventure Partner
For more information visit: http://visitindy.com/indianapolis-sports-recreation-adventure-willow-haven-outdoor
August 2nd – WISH-TV Indianapolis
Watch as Creek Stewart discusses how you can incorporate SURVIVAL FASHION ACCESSORIES into your every day wardrobe on WISH-TV 8 Indianapolis.
July 4th – WISH-TV Indianapolis
Creek talks about his FAVORITE Survival topic – TAMPONS! Watch below as Creek demonstrates 3 ways to use a TAMPON to save your life!
The full link is here: http://www.wishtv.com/dpp/indy_style/can-a-tampon-save-your-life
July 4th – WGN-TV
Creek Strikes Again on WGN-TV. Creek discusses some local wild edibles and also stresses the importance of a Bug Out Bag. Click this link to watch the video: http://www.wgntv.com/news/middaynews/wgntv-midday-fix-creek-stewart-build-the-perfect-bug-out-bag,0,2213263.story
Grist.org runs Creek’s new [BUSTED] Cell Phone Survival Post from ArtofManliness.com: http://grist.org/list/how-to-use-a-broken-cell-phone-to-survive-in-the-wilderness/
When the Indianapolis Star want to know how to kill Zombies – who do they call? CREEK STEWART, of course! “When it comes to the zombie apocalypse, it’s all about weapons,” Stewart said.
Creek interviewed on The Ella Speakes Show on KTLR Radio about Survival & Disaster Preparedness.
Creek’s Fox & Friends Bug Out Interview featured on Yahoo News! http://news.yahoo.com/video/us-15749625/build-the-perfect-bug-out-bag-29694818.html
Creek Stewart was interviewed for a special Bug Out Bag segment on the National Show Fox & Friends today in New York City! Creek shared some great Disaster Preparedness info LIVE for over 2 Million Viewers! Here’s the link: http://video.foxnews.com/v/1693410592001/build-the-perfect-bug-out-bag/
Creek was interviewed in TWO segments today on Channel 8 WISH-TV Indianapolis: How to Build a Bug Out Bag & Wild Edibles
Watch the interviews HERE: http://www.wishtv.com/dpp/indy_style/in_indy_now/willow-haven-outdoor
TheChive.com kept it calm when they featured Creek’s Survival Tampon Article today: http://thechive.com/2012/06/14/so-a-survivalists-guide-to-using-tampons-exists-24-photos/
The DAILY BEAST beasted out a feature for Creek’s Survival Tampon article today: http://andrewsullivan.thedailybeast.com/2012/06/surviving-with-tampons.html
Wow! JEZEBEL.COM jumped on the Survival Tampon Band-Wagon – Check it out! http://jezebel.com/5917477/the-swiss-army-tampon-a-life+saving-wilderness-survival-tool
Tim MacWelch, survival expert for Outdoor Life Magazine, says Creek’s new book Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag is realistic, contains legitimate skills and will be helpful to people!
Tim’s review just posted on OutdoorLife.com at : http://survival.outdoorlife.com/blogs/survivalist/2012/06/survival-book-review-build-perfect-bug-out-bag Check it out!
Below is a quote from the review:
My next question was, “Does the book contain legitimate skills?”Again, the answer is yes. The author obviously knows his stuff. Many of the skills explained in the book are presented the same way that I teach them. Creek Stewart has been teaching survival roughly the same amount of time that I have—about 15 years—and it shows. His ease in providing explanations and his turn of phrase show a level of experience that cannot be faked.
The Bob & Tom Show talked about Creek’s Survival Tampon article on their morning show this morning. Who knew this article would get so much attention! http://www.bobandtom.com/
June 8th, 2012
BoingBoing.com highlights Creek’s Survival Tampon article on their web-site: http://boingboing.net/2012/06/06/why-you-should-keep-a-tampon-o.html
June 8th, 2012
NEATORAMA.COM thought Creek’s Survival Tampon article was so ‘neat’ they featured it! http://www.neatorama.com/2012/06/05/10-uses-for-a-survival-tampon/
June 8th, 2012
MSN.COM spreads some of Creek’s Survival Tampon love on their web-site today! See it here: http://now.msn.com/now/0606-survival-guide-tampons
June 8th, 2012
The OFFICIAL TAMPAX FACEBOOK page shared Creek’s 10 Survival Tampon uses with 300,000+ TAMPAX Fans!!! http://www.facebook.com/tampax
June 8th, 2012
Lifehacker.com picked up Creek’s Survival Tampon article: http://lifehacker.com/5916389/use-a-tampon-as-an-emergency-bandage-nosebleed-killer
June 8th, 2012
The HUFFINGTON POST runs Creek’s Survival Tampon article: Check it out here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/08/survival-tampon-how-feminine-products-wild-camping_n_1581922.html
June 7th, 2012
Creek gives Bug Out Bag presentation a Benchmark Outdoor Outfitters in Cincinnati, OH.
June 7th, 2012
Creek Stewart interviewed by The CW! He discusses his new book as well as 3 wild edibles featured in the HUNGER GAMES book.
Creek featured in News-Sentinel! Read the full article here:
May 26th, 2012
Jessica of SaltnPrepper.com reviews Creek’s new book: Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag: Read it HERE: http://saltnprepper.com/build-perfect-bob-review-giveaway/
May 25th, 2012
Todd of Prepperwebsite.com reviews Creek’s new book: Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag: Read it HERE: http://www.prepperwebsite.com/build-the-perfect-bug-out-bag-your-72-hour-disaster-survival-kit
May 24th, 2012
May 23rd, 2012
Lisa of thesurvivalmom.com reviews Creek’s new book: Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag: Read it HERE: http://thesurvivalmom.com/2012/05/23/care-to-build-the-perfect-bug-out-bag-book-review/
May 21st, 2012
JJ Johnson of RealitySurvival.com reviews Creek’s new book: Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag: Read it HERE: http://www.realitysurvival.com/build-the-perfect-bug-out-bag-2/
May 12th, 2012
Creeks conducts Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag Seminar at Bass Pro Shops in Clarksville, IN
May 11th, 2012
Creek’s book BUILD THE PERFECT BUG OUT BAG skyrockets to the top of Amazon! Amazon.com ranks Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag book # 290 out of 8,000,000 books!
May 11th 2012
May 10th 2012
ArtofManliness.com posted an article written by Creek today about HOW TO BUILD A GET HOME BAG: Check it out here: http://artofmanliness.com/2012/05/10/how-to-build-a-get-home-bag-book-giveaway/
May 6th, 2012
Creeks conducts Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag Seminar at Bass Pro Shops in Bolingbrook, IL
May 5th, 2012
Creek as live guest on ESPN Chicago’s Chauncey’s Great Outdoors
Creeks conducts Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag Seminar at Uncle Dan’s The Great Outdoor Store in Chicago, IL
April 9th, 2011
Creek Stewart interviewed by DISCOVERY.COM about some guidelines to building an Urban Bug Out Bag and Urban Get Home Bag. This can be seen on their site by clicking the image below: http://dsc.discovery.com/adventure/how-to-build-your-own-urban-survival-bug-out-bag.html
March 15, 2011
Creek Stewart speaks with Mark Cope on the “Going Home Show” on KXYL-FM in Abilene, TX about the importance of building a Bug Out Bag.
November 29, 2011
November 27, 2011
Willow Haven Outdoor SurviVacation Clinics featured on ArtofManliness.com 2011 Holiday Gift Guide
ArtofManliness.com published an article written by Creek Stewart title: Build the Ultimate Survival Shotgun: Modify Your Pump Shotgun Survival Style
Creek Stewart contracted to write book titled Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag – Release Date 5/2012
ArtofManliness.com published an article written by Creek Stewart titled How to Make a Bug Out Bag: Your 72-Hour Emergency Evacuation Survival Kit