Survival Knives & Cutting Tools

  • Ontario Air Force Survival Knife Review by JJ Johnson of - This is a guest post by JJ Johnson (JJSERE1). JJ is a former USAF Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) Instructor and currently runs his own survival blog which can be seen here:  He also has a YouTube Channel with several survival/self-reliance related videos which can be found here: http://www.YouTube.Com/user/RealitySurvival When Creek offered me the opportunity […]
  • Creek’s Survival Knife & Company Spotlight - It goes without saying that using a Survival Knife is a big part of my life.  I’ve used many survival knives over the years and have learned a lot about what I like and don’t like.  I get TONS of questions about Survival Knives – Which ones are the best? What features should it have? […]
  • Product Feature: Wetterlings Swedish Made Axe -   It ended up being a week-long debate with myself. I already had a nice Gerber Camp Axe that was given to me as a gift.  Did I really need another axe – especially one that cost around $100 bucks?!  I mean what was the difference, really? I chuckle out-loud as I look back at […]
  • The Morakniv Bushcraft Survival Knife - For those of you who haven’t seen or heard, Mora of Sweden has introduced a very cool knife designed with features specifically for all of us survival bushcrafter types.  It’s called the Bushcraft Survival Knife.  There must be more of us out there than we think! When you think of a Mora knife, you typically […]
  • Review of the Bear Grylls Parang Machete by Gerber - I own several machetes and have seen about every style of machete there is on the market – and used about every style as well. I certainly have my favorites. I don’t do many product reviews but I couldn’t resist this one. I’m not a big fan of branded & endorsed merchandise when it comes […]
  • How To Choose The Right Machete: Your Machete Style & Function Guide - Notice the title of this post. It is not “Should you own a Survival Machete” or “Is a Machete right for you?”. The title is HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT MACHETE. I am assuming you are already aware that a machete is a SPOG (Stock Piece of Gear) for any outdoor and survival enthusiast. Are […]
  • Mora Knife Modifications - As most of you know, we are big fans of Mora Knives here at Willow Haven Outdoor. One thing we like to do here while hanging out at the camp or after training courses is to do some show-n-tell about each others knives. Often, this leads to everyone telling how they’ve modified or personalized their […]