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Clear Water Outdoor The Benefits Of A Swiss Army Knife In The Wilderness
 Posted By: Clear Water Outdoor Store
 Posted On: Nov 10 2011 1:36PM

Exploring the many uses and benefits that a Swiss Army Knife brings.

Whenever you are planning a trip outdoors, whether it is a quick afternoon outing into the woods or a week long trek into the middle of the mountains, it is always important that you have the proper gear and equipment that necessary for having a fun, safe trip. The last thing that you would want to do is get a few hours into your activity, only to realize that you cannot go any further because you forgot an essential piece of equipment.
Luckily, there are many all-in-one devices that have been developed specifically for outdoor enthusiasts to ensure that your trip remains free of mishaps and unnecessary setbacks. Plus, the best part about these all-in-one devices is that most of them are sleek and compact, taking up as little space as possible in your already too-full backpack or camping bag.
One of the most long-standing, popular outdoor tools that comes in very handy both around the house and in the outdoors is the Swiss Army Knife. This multifaceted tool was first created in 1889 for European soldiers to not only use them as knives, but also as a can opener, a reamer and a screwdriver. Ever since, these pocket knives have become extremely handy, and beneficial, to people all across the world, in every profession and industry.
However, the one area where Swiss Army Knives truly excel and show off their capabilities is the outdoors. These useful tools can assist with everything from camping trips and hunting, to rock climbing and fishing. Here are just a few more reasons why Swiss Army Knives can greatly benefit you while in the wilderness:
Many Options To Choose From
No matter what outdoor activity is your passion, you can almost guarantee that there is a Swiss Army Knife available that will assist with tasks and help to make your activity just a little bit easier. However, while you may have your eye on one of the fancy-schmancy Swiss Army Pro Golf Tool sets or a high-tech setup that focuses on Cycling, the classic Swiss Army Knife is still available for those who are looking for a classic knife set to get them through their weekend in the woods.
Helpful For Many Outdoor Activities
While the fancy features and different colors may be fun, the real reason why people purchase the Swiss Army Knife is because of all the tools and accessories that can help out in nearly every aspect of the outdoors, from the ocean to the mountains. However, if you do not want to limit yourself to one particular sport or activity, many knife brands offer specialty knife kits that are packed full of every knife and trinket you could ever want.
Make Great Gifts
With the winter holidays slowly approaching, you cannot blame us for wanting to think about gift ideas for the outdoorsman in our lives. These pocket knives are not only a great way to give your loved ones a gift that will last them years to come, but many companies will also offer engraving options, so you can truly make your message personal and heartfelt.
While you may not always run into danger or problems when you are walking your way throughout a backyard nature tale, a Swiss Army Knife is a great way to prepare yourself for any outdoor adventures or mishaps that may happen when you are traveling outdoors. Be sure to check out our fabulous line of knives today to ensure that your trip into the woods is a safe and happy one.
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