The first skill of backwoodsman cooking is to understand how to light a fire. Without fire, he/she would not be able to cook a tasty meal!
A quick overview of how to light a fire using some of the methods mentioned above.
While we are spoilt with access to lighters and matches most of the time. Learning how to light a fire with only a knife and natural resources around you is a skill. The bow drill fire is one of the most popular method backwoodsmen use to create amber that he/she may light a fire with.