Wildlife Hatchet A small, light axe wich can be easily carried, masked with its leather sheath, inside your pack or on your belt. Even with a small axe you can manage a lot: cut branches in the back-yard or chop and split sticks for a camp fire. This little hatchet awakes in many of us memories and dreams of exciting camps and adventures. The hatchet has a 3″ face and a 13 1/2 “ hickory handle and the head weighs 1 lb. It comes with a grain-leather sheath.