Start a Fire in Wet Weather Must Know Survival Skill
facebook/fieldandstream 1. Dig the fire chamber. Excavate a pit 1' in diameter and 1' deep. Widen base of the chamber a few inches so it has a juglike shape. This lets you burn larger pieces of wood. 2. Dig air tunnel. Start a foot away from the edge of the chamber, on the upwind side, and carve out a molelike tunnel 5 or 6" in diameter, angling down toward the base of the fire chamber. 3. Build your fire in the chamber and top the hole with a grate or green saplings stout enough to hold a p...