Color change in vegetation provides insights into disturbances to the terrain, which is very useful in tracking targets.
About the Author
Joel Lambert is a combat veteran of the United States Navy SEAL Teams, where, among many other things, he became proficient in basic and advanced SERE (Survival, Evasion, Resistance & Escape) skills, urban evasion, fieldcraft, tracking, counter-tracking, booby traps, and all the rest of the tricks and techniques he uses to evade capture on his Discovery Channel show titled LONE TARGET in the US and MANHUNT in the rest of the world.
Posts by Joel Lambert
Just because you’re “the hunted” doesn’t mean you have to be “the prey”. Here are my top tips to outlast the chase and make it to safety. Have a plan, but be prepared to improvise. Know that you may have to choose between survival and escape. Sometimes escape may mean[…] Continue Reading
The winner of of the Bug Out Bag Giveaway is Terry Wydick. Thanks to everyone for entering, and check back soon for more giveaways.
Alright, full disclosure: I’m endorsing Kilimanjaro, and I had input in designing some of the line, so be advised of that when you read this review. I’m not exactly impartial; this is a blade that was created to be what I like, what I want to use, at a price[…] Continue Reading
A GOOD, FAIRLY LARGE, FIXED BLADE KNIFE This is the *one* tool that you need to make other tools – you can cut with it; make a spear; skin and prepare game; use it as a lever/pry bar, a tent peg, an anchor point, a cauterizing implement, a hammer, an[…] Continue Reading
We’re gonna kick off our “new item of the week” column with a handy little piece of kit that I’ve been using myself for a couple months now, the AK(anti-kidnapping) Band from Gearward.com. I’ve talked a bit about Escape and Evasion kits, or E&E kits, and what is usually carried[…] Continue Reading
Sometimes you can’t avoid hanging yourself out there when being hunted, but the trick is to minimize the exposure window, and of course, leave no sign or spoor. Here I talk about some basics when crossing roads.
Things sure have changed since I was active in the SEAL Teams. I’ve been working in Hollywood and have a successful international TV show now, and my life has changed in the expected ways, and some completely unexpected ones. I try to be really active in my social media, I[…] Continue Reading
The Manhunt DVDs just got released on Amazon UK and they are having trouble keeping them in stock! Make sure your DVD player can play region 2.
Tinder, or the initial fuel source to build your fire with, is an absolute essential in a survival situation, and one that you should always have with you, if at all possible. Here we explore a couple household items that can very easily be packed into your E&E kit.