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Wilderness Starving: Living Off Your Fat

Wilderness Starving: Living Off Your Fat - I never would have imagined an article on surviving off of fat would be so interesting but this one is great. It really takes the cake in terms of content. It takes a real look at how heavy you would need to be.

For some of us, the idea of living off of our fat sounds like a nightmare. A succession of hunger pangs followed by what could be a short sit on deaths doorstep. It’s no survivors dream to be just scraping …

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What Really Kills in the Wilderness

Have you ever been to the wilderness? I am talking about expansive wilderness that is either thousands of feet up in elevation or surrounded by thousands of acres.

Have you ever been to the wilderness? I am talking about expansive wilderness that is either thousands of feet up in elevation or surrounded by thousands of acres. Its a very different thing than just doing a couple mile circuit …

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The Wilderness Survival Skills Everyone Should Know

The Wilderness Survival Skills Everyone Should Know No matter how much prepping and stockpiling we do, basic wilderness survival skills can be the determining factor of whether we make it through a SHTF situation

What is the makeup of a prepper? Its a very unique thing but we are just an amalgamation of beliefs and skills. We cannot be simply buyers of rice and beans. No matter how much prepping and stockpiling we do, …

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The Importance of Redundancy in Wilderness Survival

The bags and the load outs for some of these bug outs are getting bigger and bigger by the day. It's insane to see what people are lugging around on their backs.

The bags and the load outs for some of these bug outs are getting bigger and bigger by the day. It’s insane to see what people are lugging around on their backs. There is something to be said about a …

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The Top Three Killers in the Wilderness

The backcountry is a beautiful place to play. From seeking out that great camping spot to enjoying the feeling of disconnect from our modern world, the backcountry is unique.

The backcountry is a beautiful place to play. From seeking out that great camping spot to enjoying the feeling of disconnect from our modern world, the backcountry is unique. Its a difference kind of camping experience. When you commit to …

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The Best Materials for Roofing Wilderness Shelters

Have you ever built a primitive shelter? There are many ways to build an emergency wilderness shelter.

Have you ever built a primitive shelter? There are many ways to build an emergency wilderness shelter. Arguably the most important part of the process is creating a barrier between you and the elements. This is true for shelters like …

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The Power of Insulation in Wilderness Survival

One of the most important scientific principles to understand in wilderness survival is conduction.

One of the most important scientific principles to understand in wilderness survival is conduction. That is the transfer of heat from one source to another source through difference of temperature. Where it fits into the world of wilderness survival is …

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5 True Wilderness Survival Tools

There are lots of gadgets and survival items on the market that make you think you know what you need for a wilderness survival situation.

There are lots of gadgets and survival items on the market that make you think you know what you need for a wilderness survival situation. Some people get caught off guard by the fine marketing and branding of these companies. …

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Minimalist Water Solutions for Wilderness Survival

If you have ever spent time hiking around the mountains you realize that you work up quite and appetite and thirst.

If you have ever spent time hiking around the mountains you realize that you work up quite and appetite and thirst. Climbing and hiking with a pack on your back is no easy thing. That is something all of us …

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How to Build A Safe Emergency Wilderness Shelter

Temporary shelter

Whether you’re heading on a low-cost camping trip or you get stranded out in the wilderness without many supplies, knowing how to build an emergency wilderness shelter is incredibly important. Types of Emergency Wilderness Shelter A temporary emergency wilderness shelter …

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