Category: Bushcraft

Learn about the old age old skill of bushcraft. Bushcraft blends so well with SHTF and emergency preparedness.

$3 DIY Bamboo Longbow

$3 DIY Bamboo Longbow — The long bow! One of the earliest weapons made by man. You can make your own from Bamboo for around 3 bucks! This is pretty powerful and will be plenty adequate to hunt small game and maybe even mid size animals.

The long bow! One of the earliest weapons made by man. You can make your own from Bamboo for around 3 bucks! This is pretty powerful and will be plenty adequate to hunt small game and maybe even mid size …

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7 Tips For Living in the Woods: Are You Ready?

7 Tips For Living in the Woods: Are You Ready? - To escape the stresses of everyday life, some people opt to escape to nature. Some people escape for only a few days, while others do it indefinitely. The thing about living in the woods is that you can’t just “go out and do it”.

To escape the stresses of everyday life, some people opt to escape to nature. Some people escape for only a few days, while others do it indefinitely. The thing about living in the woods is that you can’t just “go …

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How To Build And Catch Animals With A T-Snare Trap

How To Build And Catch Animals With A T-Snare Trap - The T-snare trap is one of the easy traps to build and is very effective at catching small to medium and in some cases large animals. Having the skills and know how to build any trap is an advantage in any situation so having at least this in the "skill bank" may just help you out if you are bugging out or find yourself lost and in a survival situation.

Knowing how to catch animals in an emergency situation is just key to surviving and having enough food to feed your family. The T-snare trap is one of the easy traps to build and is very effective at catching small …

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8 Tips for (Responsibly) Camping in Fire Season

8 Tips for (Responsibly) Camping in Fire Season - This article is all about camping during fire season. Its about the fire season and how fires can spark at a moments notice if we are not responsible.

Camping skills are camping skills. Its very important that you understand that a bug out is little more than a camping or hiking trip. You might need fire and other things that come up in camping. The very best thing …

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How to Assemble an INCH Bag

How to Assemble an INCH Bag — Everybody’s talking about bug out bags and how important they are for survival, specifically in bug out scenarios, when you're supposed to leave your home and go someplace else. That's when a backpack filled with supplies will be of tremendous help.

Everybody’s talking about bug out bags and how important they are for survival, specifically in bug out scenarios, when you’re supposed to leave your home and go someplace else. That’s when a backpack filled with supplies will be of tremendous …

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How to Skin Deer, Elk, Antelope, Goat, or Sheep

How to Skin Deer, Elk, Antelope, Goat, or Sheep - Whether you’re lost in the woods or living in an urban area when the SHTF, knowing how to skin and clean small game can keep you from starving.

I want to start off by saying I have never tried to skin anything. I know I need to learn so that’s why I went hunting for some good information on how to skin animals that I may most likely …

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5 Non-GMO Edible Plants In Your Back Yard

5 Non-GMO Edible Plants In Your Back Yard - Where is a good place to look for chemical-free and GMO-free fresh veggies this time of year? Your back yard is where!

Where is a good place to look for chemical-free and GMO-free fresh veggies this time of year? Your back yard is where! One of my favorte pages on FB is Willow Haven Outdoor and they posted a great article on 5 …

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Build Your Secret Prepper Hideout The Easy Way

Build Your Secret Prepper Hideout The Easy Way - This is an article about building a prepper hideout.  While it may not present you with the parts and pieces to create an expansive underground living space, there are some great ideas here.

The bat cave is a dream that all preppers can aspire to. In fact, its pretty safe to say that Batman is the only prepper hero on the list. Normal guy, tons of foresight, ready for anything and has an …

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Hike Like a Pro With These 6 Tips

Hike Like a Pro With These 6 Tips - This is a great little article about hiking like a pro. You are going to see that this article is much less about gear and more about the details of hiking and how to make a hike something that doesn't turn into a nightmarish struggle.

There are few activities that can be as productive for your prepping skills as hiking. Hiking gives you the chance to pregame your situation. It allows you to get out into the woods, throw the bugout bag on and see …

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10 Wild Edibles Found Everywhere

10 Wild Edibles Found Everywhere - When you walk across a field, do you ever wonder if any of it is edible? You may recognize several 'weeds' in there such as dandelion and clover but the rest is just 'wild plants' or other weeds to you.

When you walk across a field, do you ever wonder if any of it is edible? You may recognize several ‘weeds’ in there such as dandelion and clover but the rest is just ‘wild plants’ or other weeds to you. …

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