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How Our Ancestors Survived When SHTF

How Our Ancestors Survived When SHTF — SHTF isn’t just a modern phenomenon. Our ancestors survived many disasters. It’s best to learn their lessons. The Gila Cliff Dwellings are a great example.

SHTF isn’t just a modern phenomenon. Our ancestors survived many disasters. It’s best to learn their lessons. The Gila Cliff Dwellings are a great example. Many people are starting to believe that somewhere around 10,000 years ago a massive comet …

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10 Emergency Survival Kit Tips

Many people don't know when to expect in an emergency. Likewise, even if they did, they wouldn't know what to do at that moment. Most people don't even own an emergency survival kit!

Many people don’t know when to expect in an emergency. Likewise, even if they did, they wouldn’t know what to do at that moment. Most people don’t even own an emergency survival kit! The first step to protecting yourself and …

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Is Your Bug Out Bag Going to Get You Killed?

Is Your Bug Out Bag Going to Get You Killed? - When this happens you have people with Bug Out Bags that weigh more than they do. Not only could this seriously slow you down at the precise time you need to be light on your feet, but having a bag that is overloaded with a lot of stuff you could live without or which more likely couldn’t help you at all, could get you killed.

A bug out bag is designed, in theory, to give you everything you may need to live for at least 72 hours outside of your home and should be considered as part of any comprehensive plan for disaster or true …

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How to Build a Warm Shelter Out of Everyday Materials From Any House

How to Build a Warm Shelter Out of Everyday Materials From Any House — If SHTF and you have no where to go, or you are bugging out and you lose your shelter, this article is a good read and tells you how to build shelter with common house hold materials, I'm even betting that you could even find some of the materials just laying around the city too.

If it’s SHTF and you have nowhere to go, or you are bugging out and you lose your gear,  you have to know how to build a shelter with common household materials. I’m even betting that you could find some …

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Could the Survival Bike be Your Bug Out Vehicle of Choice?

Could the Survival Bike be Your Bug Out Vehicle of Choice? — One important part of prepping is making sure you have an economical mode of transportation in the event that we don’t have access to gas. There are always biofuels, but large, heavy vehicles will guzzle these just like they do fossil fuels.

One important part of prepping is making sure you have an economical mode of transportation in the event that we don’t have access to gas. There are always biofuels, but large, heavy vehicles will guzzle these just like they do …

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Concrete Canvas Shelters – Bug Out Housing?

The bugout location is a struggle for many. It has a lot to do with the fact that we all struggle with budgetary limitations.

The bugout location is a struggle for many. It has a lot to do with the fact that we all struggle with budgetary limitations. We are all held back by something. Just buying bugout land itself can make a huge …

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Urban Prepping: 6 Places You Didn’t Know You Can Stash Stuff

Urban Prepping: 6 Places You Didn’t Know You Can Stash Stuff -- The urban sprawl will be filled with more resources than the wilderness. It will be filled with more threats and more people looking for those resources. That doesn't make it easy.

The urban sprawl will be filled with more resources than the wilderness. It will be filled with more threats and more people looking for those resources. That doesn’t make it easy. Still, you could have a situation where things are …

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How to Prep for Feminine Hygiene Needs

Everyone is going to struggle in a SHTF scenario but women, like in most cases, are going to have a tougher time for many reasons.

Everyone is going to struggle in a SHTF scenario but women, like in most cases, are going to have a tougher time for many reasons. Don’t forget about things like rape and the protections of society will expire. When these …

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How To And Why You Need To Make A Solowheel Pack

How To And Why You Need To Make A Solowheel Pack - These solowheel packs are awesome if you have more than a bug out bag, if you have a really heavy bag or someone who isn't strong.

Concerned about the bugout bag weighing you down too much? This should be a concern. Americans are sedentary creatures and we do a lot of time behind desks and on keyboards. That said, it’s important that we consider our true …

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How Much Is Too Much Bug-out Gear?

How Much Is Too Much Bug-out Gear? - You must be smart about when and how you bugout. The number one problem with too much gear is the weight. If your ultimate goal is to get from point A to point B. A 100lb pack is going to add a layer of difficulty to that. Not to mention if you run into enemies or must run from danger.

The bugout is big. There is no getting around that. When you hear the word bugout it should induce a barrage of thoughts that require going over and over and over a large plan with multiple levels. Most preppers take …

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